When Andy Coulson, the Tory communications chief, entered Downing Street in the full knowledge that the coalition Government would have to embark on a programme of savage public-sector job cuts he was no doubt equally aware that some civil servants might do all they could to make his job a nightmare.
Five years ago, bombers struck at the heart of British society. But what that terrible day revealed was the depth of our tolerance
We're riding high in the international style stakes, and this year's graduate collections show why our home-grown designers are wowing the rest of the world. Harriet Walker checks out the class of 2010
Next week Rupert Murdoch introduces a charge for access to the websites of his best-known news titles. Will his latest gamble pay off?
Malcolm Gillies has a tough job rescuing an ailing university in serious financial trouble. Lucy Hodges talks to him about his plans
A stunning 36-storey tower is just one of the new developments transforming the capital's skyline. Gwenda Brophy reports
In his first interview, Fraser Nelson tells Matthew Bell his Tory weekly is also a journal of arts and manners
Life and death decisions in the operating theatre are a long way from the car production line, but Spencer Hampton has found some of the same skills are important.
Governors urged to quit after college falsely claimed for thousands of undergraduates
The latest Masters from one of the UK's premier journalism schools aims to prepare students for reporting on issues that are a matter of life and death. Caitlin Davies reports
Thousands rejected in the past could be cleared for take-off by new examination
Eurosceptics have the wrong idea, argues Alan Riley, as the country prepares to vote in this week's Euro elections