Nearly half of teachers who are black or ethnic minority (BME) feel that racial discrimination has stopped them from progressing in their careers, a conference organised by a teacher union has heard.
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Wednesday 27 March 2013
A member of staff at a care home has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a 73-year-old resident.
Thursday 21 March 2013
Statistics show students are struggling with mental health more than ever. Is your university doing enough to provide for your welfare?
Monday 18 March 2013
Do you cheer yourself up by trawling through your old photos on Facebook?
Returning soldiers 'more likely to commit violent crimes at home if they witnessed traumatic events in combat'
Friday 15 March 2013
Study of nearly 14,000 military personnel finds 20% of young soldiers had violence conviction
Thursday 14 March 2013
An inquest has been opened and adjourned into the death of a teenage girl who was stabbed on a bus as she travelled to school.
Tuesday 12 March 2013
A man is to be charged with the murder of a 16-year-old girl who was stabbed on a bus on her way to school.
Wednesday 06 March 2013
People suffering from mental illness are almost five times more likely to be victims of murder than the general population, researchers have found .
Nicola Edgington jailed for 37 years for street decapitation, as report blames police blunders for attack
Monday 04 March 2013
A psychiatric patient stabbed a stranger to death in the street after the police failed to act on her warnings that she was dangerous and going to kill someone.
Mother calls for better treatment for anorexia sufferers after death of 'bright and beautiful' daughter
Friday 22 February 2013
Laura Willmott died in December 2011 after she was given control of her own treatment by NHS mental health services, an inquest heard
Wednesday 20 February 2013
When I moved away from home, to a new city, with new people I thought I was about to start one of the most exciting periods of my life. What I didn’t expect was that after four months I would be experiencing not only the high life of university but also the anxiety of OCD.
Tuesday 19 February 2013
Jonathan Andel Malia is the latest in a long line of black men to die in custody. While by no means an exclusively black issue, the cases of Kingsley Burrell-Brown, Sean Rigg, Olaseni Lewis, Fitz Hicks, Mikey Powell, Roger Sylvester and now Jonathan Andel have highlighted the problems faced by detained black men – particularly those held in the mental health system.
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