A jar of medical marijuana

The pros and cons of legalising drugs

Briefing Fri 11 Jul, AT 12:08

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

An Albania wearing a gas mask in protest of a plan to dispose of Syria's chemical weapons in Albania

UK firms 'sold chemical weapons ingredients to Syria'

One-Minute Read Wed 9 Jul, AT 10:07

Foreign Office document shows British companies sold Syria ingredients for sarin in 1980s

Coca Cola bottles

Sugar blamed for UK obesity epidemic: is it really that bad?

Briefing Fri 27 Jun, AT 13:35

Experts want to banish sugary drinks at meal times and cut recommended sugar intake in half

A crowd at Wimbledon

UK population growing twice as fast as the rest of Europe

One-Minute Read Fri 27 Jun, AT 09:50

Population passes the 64 million mark for the first time with increase in immigration and birth rate

Zaid al-Hilli bail lifted in UK but French say he's still a suspect

News Wed 15 Jan, AT 12:19

Surrey police say there's not enough evidence, but prosecutor Maillaud says he's 'not finished' with Zaid

Britain braced for weekend of snow as winter bites back

One-Minute Read Fri 8 Feb, AT 13:43

But things will be worse in America as major winter storm bears down on New York and Boston

Virgin to fly London to Edinburgh

Brief Mon 19 Nov, AT 10:16

British Airway's BMI takeover gives Virgin Atlantic the all-clear to launch domestic flight timetable

Justin Welby: conflict resolution specialist for a warring Church

Talking Point Thu 8 Nov, AT 13:34

Next Archbishop of Canterbury has negotiating skills - but can he bat off 'Old Etonian' insults?

UK and Germany take on corporate tax dodgers

Business Digest Tue 6 Nov, AT 08:02

George Osborne and his German counterpart call on G20 to take action