Some villages cut off by floodwater by almost a month
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Victims blamed for child sex abuse as Oxford council chief faces calls to quit over exploitation ring
Wednesday 15 May 2013
Deputy Children’s Commissioner says senior child protection figures said the issue was of the victims' own making
Friday 03 May 2013
Ukip candidates will for the first time face tough checks by party chiefs in an attempt to avoid a repeat of the embarrassing publicity that dogged it throughout the local election campaign.
Sunday 07 April 2013
It really does exist, and as jobs disappear, grafters are having to rethink their work-life balance
Friday 05 April 2013
TV pick of the week: Tomorrow's World: A Horizon Special
Tuesday 26 March 2013
A look ahead to tonight’s game in Novi Sad
Monday 25 March 2013
Catering staff at a secondary school in Essex have been banned from serving triangle shaped flapjacks after one was thrown at a pupil.
Monday 25 March 2013
The hunt for a successor to Sir Ronald Cohen at the David Cameron-backed social investment bank got under way over the weekend.
Thursday 14 March 2013
An elderly Estonian man has returned a library book 69 years late, partly because the library was damaged during a World War Two aerial bombing.
Tuesday 12 March 2013
Ready meals containing horse DNA may still be on sale despite a product recall, trading standards officials have said.
Sunday 24 February 2013
The Chancellor's incompetence is clear from the employment figures. Despite all the Coalition's claims to the contrary, young people in particular are suffering needlessly
Thursday 07 February 2013
An elderly woman who died after she was left without care in her own home for nine days must have been in "agony", a friend said today.
Wednesday 06 February 2013
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Sunday 03 February 2013
Monday 21 January 2013
Wednesday 09 January 2013
A piece of public art which cost more than £300,000 to build five years ago is to be demolished.
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Bin bag full of cats' heads discovered near Manchester's Curry Mile
Disgusting, frustrating, but intriguing: how the country really feels about its politicians
- 1 Jeremy Clarkson 'sees no problem' with his racist language on Top Gear, says BBC
- 2 'Alien thigh bone' on Mars: Excitement from alien hunters at 'evidence' of extraterrestrial life
- 4 London restaurant 34 creates champagne glass modelled on Kate Moss’ left breast
- 5 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27