GCHQ has been at the heart of the Edward Snowden leaks and been widely criticised for spying on internet activity
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Clegg and Cable disagree over Guardian’s role in Snowden leaks – while Jack Straw says newspaper showed ‘extraordinary naivety and arrogance’
Friday 11 October 2013
The political row over whether revealing secrets behind GCHQ was a ‘public service’ or ‘gift to terrorists’ continues
David Cameron, Lily Cole and Eliza Manningham-Buller to inspire secondary students as 'Speakers for Schools' returns
Thursday 10 October 2013
Politicians, supermodels and sports stars will be blitzing state schools next week in the hope of passing on some of their tips for success to the next generation.
Thursday 10 October 2013
His comments follow those earlier this week from Andrew Parker, the new head of MI5, who launched a scathing attack on the leaks
MI5 chief Andrew Parker: Edward Snowden's GCHQ leaks gave terrorists 'the gift to evade us and strike at will'
Tuesday 08 October 2013
MI5 chief Andrew Parker has spoken out about the damage caused to national security by the publication of secret data
Special report: Elite social-worker course attracts 1,000 graduates, but Frontline will take only the best 100
Sunday 06 October 2013
Rigorous government-backed tests modelled on MI5 recruitment to create robust child-protection teams
Friday 27 September 2013
History and fiction blend in this cunningly mixed cocktail of wartime skullduggery
Kenya shopping mall attack: Who are al-Shabaab, the multinational force of terror at the heart of the Nairobi shopping centre massacre?
Tuesday 24 September 2013
International jihad emerges from terrorist 'spectacular' with which al-Shabaab sought to demonstrate that it was not confined to Somalia
Thursday 19 September 2013
Three men and a woman arrested by Scotland Yard under the Terroism Act
Friday 06 September 2013
This week's questions are answered by the author Philip Pullman
Tuesday 27 August 2013
When Michael Heseltine invited the All-Party Gardening Group to visit the arboretum and garden he had developed at his Northamptonshire home, he exclaimed to us, "No one in 150 years' time will care about what the deputy prime minister did or did not do in the 1990s. But they might ask themselves, 'Who created this garden?'"
Thursday 22 August 2013
Our national security is vital – but those that enforce it are not beyond scrutiny
Sunday 18 August 2013
Russell Twisk was a journalist and editor who topped the masthead of two of the UK’s largest circulation magazines, The Listener and the Reader’s Digest, over a period of two decades.
Friday 16 August 2013
These bedroom-bound boy-band fanatics are in dire need of a new direction in their lives
Thursday 08 August 2013
New information shows that atrocity which claimed 29 lives could have been prevented
Sunday 04 August 2013
There’s sympathy for the families that many things went lethally wrong
Durham Free School: 'Creationism taught at' free school facing closure
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
Nigel Farage promises Ukip will not 'stigmatise' would-be migrants – and says he wants 'everyone to speak the same language'
Ex-head of MI6: 'We shouldn't kid ourselves that Russia is on a path to democracy'
Most people think legal tax avoidance is just as wrong as illegal tax evasion, poll suggests
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