Auschwitz concentration camp

Holocaust Memorial Day: honouring 6m victims

Briefing Mon 27 Jan, AT 10:32

Events held across UK on 27 January mark liberation of Auschwitz in 1945

Australia Day: Why 26 January continues to divide Aussies

Briefing Fri 24 Jan, AT 12:57

Most Aussies celebrate 26 January in the sun, but the commemoration of white settlement angers others

Robert Burns

Burns Night: How to celebrate Robbie Burns on 25 January

Briefing Wed 22 Jan, AT 14:58

Will Burns Night celebrations have added significance in 2014, the year Scotland gets to vote on independence?

Rosetta awoken: why is unique space mission so significant?

Briefing Mon 20 Jan, AT 11:53

Key milestone in mission to land on a comet and find out more about origin of the solar system

Zahia Dehar sex scandal: Ribery and Benzema on trial in Paris

Briefing Mon 20 Jan, AT 11:08

After battling Ronaldo and Messi for the Ballon d'Or French star Ribery faces underage sex charge

Game of Thrones, Season Four

They're back: six great TV shows returning in 2014

Briefing Fri 17 Jan, AT 13:50

Bauer, Miller, Lannister, Draper and Underwood are all set for sensational returns to the small screen this year

David Cameron

Cameron the comedian: how funny are the PM's jokes?

Briefing Fri 17 Jan, AT 12:22

Tory PM turns stand-up comedian at journalists' dinner with gags about Boris, Balls and Bullingdon

Labour's banking plan: will it work and what does it mean for you?

Briefing Fri 17 Jan, AT 10:21

Miliband wants to end the dominance of the banking giants but critics have said his strategy will backfire

Why Jennifer Lawrence is 'the future of womankind'

Briefing Thu 16 Jan, AT 15:34

A third Oscar nod and the ability to make tumbles look good make 23-year-old Hollywood's go girl


Gene therapy: why new technique gives hope to the blind

Briefing Thu 16 Jan, AT 15:20

Researchers partly reverse inherited and previously untreatable eye disease using gene therapy