Royal Free Hospital

Suspected victims of Nazi euthanasia found in Austria

Austria announced plans to exhume graves containing the remains of 220 suspected victims of Nazi Germany's infamous euthanasia programme yesterday after building workers unearthed a mass of human bones in the grounds of a psychiatric hospital.

More headlines

New born octuplets: A modern morality tale

It was a story that cheered recession-hit America: the survival of octuplets. But, as details emerge of the six children she already has, her unconventional circumstances, and 'obsession' with giving birth, serious questions are now being raised about fertility treatment

Britons remain in serious condition

British driver Paul Green and his navigator Matthew Harrison were in a serious condition yesterday after being involved in an accident in Argentina on the first stage of the Dakar rally. Both drivers are in hospital in the city of Santa Rosa after their vehicle overturned during Saturday's stage, which started in Buenos Aires.

'Tough' Roberts plays on with fractured skull

The Wales centre Jamie Roberts is more used to doing the rounds in hospital as a student doctor but was on the treatment table himself after playing 15 minutes against Australia with a fractured skull.