Authorities are liaising with Australian police over 14 or 15-year-old girl, who initially was believed to be of European origin
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Thursday 26 September 2013
Robin van Helsum, 21, claimed to be a 17-year-old waif who had roamed the woods of central Europe for five years, and cost taxpayers £25,000 while staying in a social services hostel
Saturday 31 August 2013
Pope Francis has taken the Twittersphere by storm yet again with the world's first papal 'selfie'.
Tuesday 27 August 2013
Homeless face threats of theft, blackmail and sexual exploitation from hostel owners, says report
Saturday 17 August 2013
A single cast tells two separate stories of gay lovers in Alexi Kaye Campbell’s The Pride, set in 1958 and 2008 (when it was first staged), exploring the characters’ own, and society’s, changing attitudes towards sexuality, identity and honesty. At this timely revival directed by Jamie Lloyd for the Trafalgar Transformed season, the actors hold placards reading “To Russia, With Love” for the curtain call.
Tuesday 06 August 2013
Olympic diving star Tom Daley is swapping backflips for backpacks as he heads around the world for a new TV series.
Saturday 18 May 2013
I know nobody in Prague, not a soul, which is one of the main reasons I decide to move there. The last person I expect to see is myself. I always thought that the Doppelgänger only existed in Edgar Allen Poe tales. But I see mine in Prague.
Police treatment of the mentally ill case study: Sean Rigg died after being restrained with 'unsuitable force'
Friday 10 May 2013
Sean Rigg, a musician who died shortly after being arrested by police, had a 20-year history of mental illness.
Tuesday 30 April 2013
Robin van Helsum duped police and social workers into believing that he was an abandoned child
Travel Agenda: The Refinery in New York City; new Generator Hostel opens in Berlin and new range of travel luggage by Knomo
Saturday 20 April 2013
From hip Berlin hostels to luxury luggage and Wallace & Gromit's Thrill-o-Matic ride
Two men arrested on suspicion of supplying drugs after film-maker Lee Halpin 'freezes to death' while making documentary about homeless people
Saturday 06 April 2013
26-year-old had apparently embarked on a week-long project to document the homeless population in the city’s suburbs and raise awareness of their plight
Saturday 30 March 2013
Every picture tells two sides of a story
Wednesday 27 March 2013
Two serving and one retired Metropolitan Police officer were arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice.
Wednesday 27 February 2013
As a Welsh hostel is awarded five stars, Simon Calder reports on a reinvention
Monday 25 February 2013
Pregnant asylum seekers in Britain are at “serious risk” of developing mental and physical health problems as a result of systemic failings, a report claims.
British Muslim leaders outraged after Eric Pickles says followers of Islam should 'prove their identity'
UK terror fears: My jihadist son returned from Syria mentally scarred – now he is being ignored
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
Billy Crystal: 'Stop shoving gay sex scenes in my face'
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
- 1 The truth about 'girl things': Three cheers for Heather Watson's honesty
- 2 Man who held up 'hire me' sign at Waterloo station returns a year later with 'I'm hiring' sign
- 4 Tennis fan suing Australian Open organisers for 'failing to shade spectators' during Murray match
- 5 Men behaving badly: Urinating while standing, 'manspreading' and the gendering of selfishness