Grand jury: how it works and why it is used

Briefing Thu 4 Dec, AT 13:59

The decision not to indict two police officers has prompted widespread criticism of the grand jury system

Circumcision instruments

Male circumcision: US officials suggest benefits outweigh risks

One-Minute Read Wed 3 Dec, AT 13:40

New draft guidelines in US say male circumcision significantly reduces risk of HIV and other STDs

Google settles online abuse case out of court

One-Minute Read Mon 24 Nov, AT 11:32

Businessman Daniel Hegglin settles with Google over untrue posts labelling him a murderer and a paedophile

Armed policeman

Insurance companies face ban on paying terror ransoms

One-Minute Read Mon 24 Nov, AT 09:19

Police give schools and shoppers terrorism advice amid concerns over possible 'lone wolf' attack

UK passport

'Extremist' appeals against decision to strip him of UK citizenship

One-Minute Read Tue 18 Nov, AT 11:09

Man who allegedly received terrorist training in Yemen claims he has been illegally made 'stateless'

The European Court of Justice

EU ruling supports curbs on 'benefits tourism'

One-Minute Read Tue 11 Nov, AT 16:22

Downing Street welcomes European Court of Justice decision on Romanian woman living in Germany

Iranian woman and her do in Tehran

Dog owners in Iran could be punished with 74 lashes

One-Minute Read Fri 7 Nov, AT 14:54

Pets could be confiscated under a tough new law to combat the 'invasion' of Western culture

Sex workers protest at Stormont

Prostitution: the pros and cons of decriminalisation

Talking Point Wed 22 Oct, AT 14:16

Northern Ireland votes to ban paying for sex but campaigners say the move will put sex workers at higher risk

A person sits with a laptop computer

Will first 'online murder' take place before the end of 2014?

Briefing Mon 6 Oct, AT 15:59

Europol issues a warning about the dangers that come with the so-called Internet of Things

Couple walking on beach in silhouette

Incest 'a fundamental right', says German Ethics Council

Talking Point Thu 25 Sep, AT 15:51

Advisory group says practice should be decriminalised as it isn't up to the courts to uphold social taboos

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