Pupils in a UK school

Sex education: what's being taught and when?

One-Minute Read Tue 17 Feb, AT 10:42

MPS argue primary school children should be taught about sex, but that parents should still be able to opt out

UK currency

Universal credit: how the new benefits system works

Briefing Mon 16 Feb, AT 13:58

Iain Duncan Smith's welfare project aims to simplify benefits system and ensure that work pays

Torture victim ordered to write letters to attacker or face jail

One-Minute Read Mon 16 Feb, AT 12:42

Mother forced to send updates and photographs to imprisoned ex partner under custody laws

Potent cannabis users 'at higher risk of psychosis' – briefing

Briefing Mon 16 Feb, AT 11:50

Study suggests frequency and strength of cannabis is significant when it comes to developing psychosis

Where are the ten worst places for food hygiene in the UK?

One-Minute Read Fri 13 Feb, AT 15:21

As half a million suffer food poisoning each year, Which? reveals postcode lottery of food hygiene

Richard Spencer

Will all-singing all-dancing UK science teacher win $1m global prize?

One-Minute Read Fri 13 Feb, AT 09:59

Richard Spencer finalist in search for world’s best teacher

Computer Hacker

'Revenge porn' illegal under new law to protect victims

One-Minute Read Thu 12 Feb, AT 13:41

A new law has made it a crime to distribute sexual images of someone on the web without their consent

London bus

London bus strikes: industrial action postponed

Summary Wed 11 Feb, AT 14:00

Two 24-hour bus strikes planned for Friday and Monday have been called off

Labour's pink van

#pinkbus: five best tweets about Labour's bus for women

One-Minute Read Wed 11 Feb, AT 11:11

Twitter brands Labour campaign 'patronising', but Harriet Harman insists bus is magenta not pink