888,246 ceramic poppies commemorate WWI at the Tower of London

How did the First World War start?

Talking Point Mon 4 Aug, AT 10:49

The causes of the First World War are murky and much disputed, but the passing of time has led to some clarity

A house rumoured to have been owned by Gaddafi's son

British homes 'bought up by dirty money'

One-Minute Read Fri 1 Aug, AT 14:33

Estate agents are struggling to enforce anti-money laundering regulations, research suggests

Double Helix

How pioneering DNA project aims to transform cancer care

Briefing Fri 1 Aug, AT 13:00

Scientists say Britain's 100,000 Genomes Project has the potential to revolutionise medicine

E-cigarette

E-cigarettes are safer than traditional ones, research proves

Briefing Thu 31 Jul, AT 15:22

Scientists say they 'could save lives'- but how much do we really know about electronic cigarettes?

British graduates at degree ceremonies

Selling off student loans to universities: the pros and cons

Talking Point Wed 30 Jul, AT 13:57

Universities might put more effort into helping graduates secure well-paid jobs, but at what cost?

Usain Bolt

Seven ways in which the Commonwealth Games are a bit s***

One-Minute Read Wed 30 Jul, AT 11:21

Usain Bolt denies calling the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow 'a bit s***' – but maybe they are

The Google search page

Lords say 'right to be forgotten' is unworkable

One-Minute Read Wed 30 Jul, AT 10:32

Parliamentary committee says that asking Google to police the web is unreasonable

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