Drug use

No link between tough laws and drug use, says 'historic' study

One-Minute Read Thu 30 Oct, AT 09:14

Findings cause 'panic' in the Home Office as Liberal Democrats call for new approach to drug control

Shrien Dewani at murder trial

Shrien Dewani: middleman said killing was 'Islamic' thing

Summary Thu 30 Oct, AT 15:30

Mbolombo allegedly joked that 'Islamic people like to kill their wives' as he helped plot Anni Dewani's murder

Jim Murphy

Scottish Labour leadership race: who's in the running?

Summary Thu 30 Oct, AT 15:22

Jim Murphy announces his leadership ambitions but the Westminster MP is by no means a shoe-in

John Spinello

'Operation' inventor turns to crowdfunding for his surgery

One-Minute Read Thu 30 Oct, AT 14:13

Toy designer sold rights to Operation for just $500 – but game went on to make more than $40m

Tunisians gathering after election

Has Tunisia discarded Islamism for 'enlightened' secularism?

Talking Point Thu 30 Oct, AT 13:54

Yes and no: Tunisia's politics are not just a battle between religious hard-liners and progressives

A jar of medical marijuana

The pros and cons of legalising drugs in the UK

Briefing Thu 30 Oct, AT 11:16

A tide of support for legalising drugs seems to be rising around the world. Could it work here too?

Child sexual exploitation the new 'social norm', finds report

One-Minute Read Thu 30 Oct, AT 10:50

'I get approached all the time when I am in school uniform,' Greater Manchester schoolgirl tells MP

Malala Yousafzai

Malala Yousafzai donates $50,000 prize to Gaza schools

One-Minute Read Thu 30 Oct, AT 10:24

Malala Yousafzai becomes first person to win Nobel peace prize and World Children's Prize in same year

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