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Virtual project to enshrine Holocaust survivor stories

In particular, his account of the day when he was five years old and arrested for being a Jew. His description of the concentration camp he and his one-year-old sister were taken to, the appalling conditions they were forced to live in and the terror they felt

UAE has ’embarrassing revelations’ on detained Brit, minister claims

Matthew Hedges, 31, was detained in May as he tried to leave Dubai airport following a study trip to the region for his PHD at Durham University

Vaginal mesh surgery only to be used as a last resort

The long awaited draft guidelines from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) signal a significant departure from its previous position which stated that the benefits from vaginal mesh implants outweighed the risks

Families looking for quake and tsunami victims pick through wreckage as...

The authorities are preparing to close off two city districts - Balaroa and Petobo - and declare them mass graves

Self-harm, threats and blackmail rife in jails, says former prison officer

The problem was so dire that it drove Pete (name changed) to leave the job after just six months

Nottingham care home inquiry reveals 343 cases of child sexual abuse

The extent of the scandal was outlined at the opening of the Independent Inquiry Into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) hearings in Nottingham that revealed that 343 individuals have come forward to say they were sexually abused as children

Six things learned from going social media free for September

The campaign, led by the Royal Society For Public Health, was started to raise awareness about the issues around the "Big 5" social platforms and throughout the month we've been following six volunteers as they attempted to go "cold turkey"

15-year-old’s allergy death ‘brought everything flooding back’

But previous catastrophic cases had already shown how serious the consequences can be - and there's a growing number of people living with food allergies

Lorry driver filmed checking phone before fatal crash is jailed for...

The footage has been released as David Shields, 34, is jailed for five years and disqualified from driving for seven and a half years

NHS sued over transgender fertility treatment

The Equality and Human Rights Commission insists transgender patients - who are often left infertile by gender reassignment treatment - have the right to freeze their sperm or eggs to enable them the option to start a family later in life