Painting of Richard III displayed in the London's The National Portrait Gallery

King Richard III's violent end revealed by scientists

One-Minute Read Wed 17 Sep, AT 13:50

Team of researchers discover that King Richard III sustained 11 wounds, nine of them to the skull

Ofsted 'no notice' inspection target 40 schools

One-Minute Read Tue 16 Sep, AT 16:00

After recent Trojan Horse scandal, schools across England will be subject to snap inspections

Party in London Underground

English are 'pathologically violent' and 10 other best-selling quotes

Summary Tue 16 Sep, AT 13:35

Portuguese best-seller describes the English as 'filthy, angry animals who drink like sponges'

Shaun Wright

Rotherham sex abuse: Shaun Wright finally steps down

One-Minute Read Tue 16 Sep, AT 11:32

Former head of children's services in Rotherham resigns from current role as police commissioner

UK passport

Passport delay victims should be compensated, say MPs

Advertisement Feature Tue 16 Sep, AT 10:20

Inquiry slams passport office for 'summer of chaos' and for making profits on passport applications

Camden, London

London 'Endies' struggle to make ends meet

Briefing Mon 15 Sep, AT 16:08

The capital is failing people on lower-middle incomes, a London think tank says

Prince Harry turns 30: best banter from the royal joker

Summary Mon 15 Sep, AT 12:42

From Prince William's bald patch to the royal baby, Prince Harry is never short of a joke or two

Alan Henning

Alan Henning: from Salford taxi driver to Islamic State hostage

Profile Mon 15 Sep, AT 10:45

Jihadists threaten to behead a second British aid worker, who travelled to Syria to help refugees

ashya King

Proton beam therapy: Ashya King starts treatment in Prague

One-Minute Read Mon 15 Sep, AT 10:20

Doctors say they are hopeful the five-year old will make a 'full recovery' – but what is proton beam therapy?

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