Rail fare hike: are we really getting value for money?

First Reaction Tue 19 Aug, AT 16:56

Fares increase four times as quickly as wages but rail operators say the money is needed for improvement works

A guard stands behind a locked gate at Pentonville prison

Justice secretary denies prison crisis: what do the stats say?

Summary Tue 19 Aug, AT 15:11

Assaults, suicides and prison populations are all on the rise but Chris Grayling says it's all under control

Luis Suarez makes his debut for FC Barcelona

Suarez outshone by fit again Neymar on Barcelona debut

One-Minute Read Tue 19 Aug, AT 14:10

Former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez allowed to play in friendly after bite ban was modified in court

Ash billows from Iceland's Eyjafjoell volcano in May 2010

Will Icelandic volcano leave holidaymakers stranded again?

Briefing Tue 19 Aug, AT 13:14

Iceland's met office raises the risk level of its Bardarbunga volcano, indicating 'escalating unrest'

The voice of football, James Alexander Gordan

James Alexander Gordon: East Fife 4 Forfar 5 things to know

Summary Tue 19 Aug, AT 11:59

Five things you didn't know about the voice of the football results, who has died at the age of 78

A Metropolitan police officer uses a smart phone

Hundreds of police investigated over social media misuse

One-Minute Read Tue 19 Aug, AT 11:24

One officer tried to befriend a victim on Facebook while others sent racist or homophobic messages

Comedian Tim Vine poses at The Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards

The best jokes from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

One-Minute Read Tue 19 Aug, AT 11:11

Is 2014 the funniest Fringe Festival of all? Take a look at some of Edinburgh's best jokes from the last four years

The Mole

Cameron off on hols again: 'I can run country by BlackBerry'

Tue 19 Aug, AT 09:34 The Mole

Tabloids and Labour MPs ask why PM is leaving for Cornwall if Islamic State is such a monstrous threat

Dr Michael Mosley in Should I Eat Meat?

Should I Eat Meat? Dubious science spoils BBC2 dish

Tue 19 Aug, AT 09:12 Holden Frith

The answer to the question 'Is meat bad for you?' remains the same – Yes and No

Man of the match Cesc Fabregas at Turf Moor

Fabregas and Costa shine as Chelsea issue an early warning

Match Report Tue 19 Aug, AT 09:03

Blues come from a goal behind to dispose of Burnley, as Mourinho attacks referee and Barcelona

Chilean international Eduardo Vargas

Arsenal chase Vargas loan deal as Podolski heads for Emirates exit

Transfer Talk Tue 19 Aug, AT 08:51

Gunners set to sign second Chilean but World Cup winner could be on the way out

Charles Laurence

Ferguson riots: a story of black poverty and white supremacy

Tue 19 Aug, AT 08:33 Charles Laurence

America's first black president is either reluctant or unable to take on the issue of inequality

James Acaster in tricksy comedy Recognise

Hot ticket: James Acaster's tricksy comedy Recognise

Hot Ticket Tue 19 Aug, AT 07:50

Critics tip Acaster's 'superbly controlled' new show for the Edinburgh Comedy Award

David Cameron

Government policies will be put to the 'family test'

One-Minute Read Mon 18 Aug, AT 15:47

PM announces new measures to 'support and strengthen' family life including doubling counselling budget

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