Jamal bin Huwareib says Birmingham Koran is one of the first assembled by Abu Bakr, companion of the Prophet Mohamed
1,370-year-old document is likely to have been commisioned by one of the world’s first ever Muslims, experts say
Doctors tried to save the boy in hospital but his wounds were too severe
The presents are being returned to their owners as quickly as possible but hundreds more could be missing
Zahir Hussain was compared to Idris Elba's character in The Wire by police
People eating in the nearby Nando’s and Tiger Bills on Bishopgates Steet were also evacuated
Birmingham has become an official City of Sanctuary for refugees fleeing war torn countries such as Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan.
Allan Richards faces 54 counts, including rape and indecent assault, and is accused of abusing his position to exploit children
Vice-chancellor says climate change is ‘perhaps the biggest challenge facing the world today’
The Chancellor is reported to have insisted the Chinese Premier head to Manchester instead
Police have arrested a 26-year-old man on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving
The UK has three restaurants considered among the Best Fine Dining establishments in the world
10 more students released on bail after political protest gets out of hand
It isn’t hard to find an architect who will tell you that vast swathes of the British urban landscape are ugly, grey and unappealing – nor would you struggle to find people who agreed with them. But could it be that the look and the layout of our cities is actually bad for our health?
Seven people have been charged following raids on the now-famous James Turner Street in Birmingham - including one of the stars of the Channel 4 documentary series
Matthew Wood, on a year abroad at the University of Alabama, discusses what life is like today in one of the major battlegrounds of the 60s