A mother and child outside an East London Mosque

'Ban the burka': why is the veil so divisive?

Briefing Thu 17 Jul, AT 14:00

Rightwingers and feminists are united against the burka, but their opponents say a ban would be un-British

The World War I exhibit at the Imperial War Museum

New Imperial War Museum is spectacular and heartbreaking

First Reaction Thu 17 Jul, AT 13:45

'Fascinating and frequently heartbreaking' exhibits make up for more 'adult' transformation

A sunbather enjoys the weather in St. James' Park

UK weather: how long will Britain's heatwave last?

One-Minute Read Thu 17 Jul, AT 11:52

Britons warned to keep out of the sun and eat salad as 'Spanish plume' causes UK temperatures to soar

British Prime Minister David Cameron

ECHR: is Tory plan to snub EU court a 'legal car crash'?

Briefing Thu 17 Jul, AT 10:10

David Cameron wants to curb the European Court of Human Rights but not everyone in his party backs the plan

Police arrest 660 suspected paedophiles across the UK

One-Minute Read Wed 16 Jul, AT 13:42

'Unprecedented' operation led to the arrest of teachers, doctors, scout leaders and former police officers

The Taranis drone

Taranis: British stealth drone passes top-secret trial

One-Minute Read Wed 16 Jul, AT 12:07

UK's £185m unmanned Taranis drone completes 'full stealth' flight above the Australian desert

Dale Bolinger

British nurse 'planned to rape, kill and eat' 14-year-old girl

One-Minute Read Wed 16 Jul, AT 11:35

'I'll eat everything from your feet to your face. Roasts, sausages even your offal,' nurse told victim

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