Mexico drug protests

Mexico crisis: protests over missing students continue

Briefing Thu 13 Nov, AT 13:51

Anger over government links with drug gangs and mass disappearances could threaten the presidency

Woman who underwent a sterilization

India sterilisations: why does India carry out operations?

Briefing Thu 13 Nov, AT 11:05

Indian doctor SK Gupta has been arrested after 14 women died following mass sterilisations

How modified HIV cells are being used to treat cancer

Briefing Wed 12 Nov, AT 15:26

The treatment involves using a disabled form of the virus to train the immune system to kill tumour cells

Nola (Rain Again) by Banksy

Unmasking Banksy: is elusive street artist really a woman?

Briefing Wed 12 Nov, AT 14:05

Writer claims evidence to suggest Banksy is a man is a form of 'misdirection' planted by artist herself

Burkina Faso: election agreement close, says army

Briefing Thu 6 Nov, AT 15:50

Military could hand over power 'within days' but international community remains cautious

Tower of London Poppies

Remembrance Day: how the poppy came to symbolise WWI

Briefing Thu 6 Nov, AT 13:59

People throughout the Commonwealth are preparing to commemorate the war dead on Remembrance Day

House of Lords chamber

House of Lords: pros and cons of an unelected upper chamber

Briefing Thu 6 Nov, AT 13:09

Labour wants to replace House with an elected senate, but will it be filled with career politicians?

The MRSA bacteria strain in a petri dish

How 'breakthrough' drug Staphefekt could replace antibiotics

Briefing Thu 6 Nov, AT 10:51

Newly developed enzyme 'can kill superbugs' and will 'revolutionise' fight against antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Hit and run attack: what is happening in Jerusalem?

Briefing Thu 6 Nov, AT 10:19

Hamas claims responsibility for the killing of an Israeli policeman amid fears of a third intifada

UK ID Card

Verify system announced - is it an ID card by the back door?

Briefing Wed 5 Nov, AT 11:40

The government has announced a new online system which some campaigners claim is an ID card by stealth