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

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

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

A Flybe plane

'Drunk' Flybe pilot arrested before take off

One-Minute Read Thu 30 Oct, AT 09:27

48-year-old Flybe pilot breathalysed and then arrested after colleague voiced concerns

Two RAF Typhoon fighter jets in action

RAF pilot threatened to shoot down cargo plane over Kent – video

Video Thu 30 Oct, AT 09:13

'If you do not respond immediately to my orders you will be shot down', an RAF pilot said

Naked rambler Steve Gough

Naked Rambler: why Stephen Gough won't put on his clothes

Briefing Wed 29 Oct, AT 15:10

'How can any sane person be offended at seeing the human body?' Gough asks after losing case at ECHR

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Tesco faces Serious Fraud Office investigation

Briefing Wed 29 Oct, AT 14:30

After Tesco's profits were overstated by £263m, the SFO says it will launch a criminal investigation

Samaritans Radar

Samaritans Radar: app scans Twitter for suicidal thoughts

One-Minute Read Wed 29 Oct, AT 14:25

New app searches for key phrases in tweets in effort to turn the social network into a safety net

A general view of GCHQ Scarborough

GCHQ admits that it views data without a warrant

One-Minute Read Wed 29 Oct, AT 12:32

Document shows that British spies can access NSA data without a warrant, contrary to government claims

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