Regional council finds novel solution for education and overcrowding
From Seattle to the Austrian border, the fallout from the latest verdict on Meredith Kercher’s murder has been dramatic
More than a fifth of out of work benefits claimants have a criminal record according to research published by the Ministry of Justice today.
To be thought of as gay still elicits a fearful response in far too many people
Detectives said they were "shaken" by "horrific" alleged cases
Inmates due to be freed should have face-to-face hearings – but there are not enough officers to go round
A mother has been jailed for life for beating, blinding and murdering her 11-month baby son.
A nine-hour disturbance at a private prison run by controversial operator G4S has been described as a “full scale riot”. An unnamed member of the so-called Tornado squads sent in to quell the violence at HMP Oakwood near Wolverhampton earlier this month has claimed that inmates set tripwires and threatened officers as they were leaving a wing strewn with debris, including iron bars.
Mr Xu is charged with 'gathering a crowd to disturb public order', punishable by up to five years in prison
Naked rambling is not for wimps. Since 2003, when he first walked from Land's End to John o' Groats, in only his walking boots, rucksack and an occasional hat, Stephen Gough, has exhibited a remarkably stubborn determination to be himself. If it's not the unforgiving freezing winds, it's the unforgiving local police force, between them conspiring to force Gough to do the one thing he will not: put some clothes on.
Kenneth Bae addressed journalists at a press conference in North Korea
The presenter bravely decided to "break the taboo about abuse" and waive her right to anonymity during an interview with Radio 5 Live
Judge rules that tycoon’s ‘endless acts of charitable kindness’ should ‘trump’ his $25m tax evasion
Police question group of men after woman was reportedly assaulted
The ATM soon attracted a queue of 60