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Appealing against torture: Deportation, the UK and human rights | Afghanistan

Amid the media furore about the deportation of "radical preacher" Abu Qatada to Jordan last month, an important story was overlooked. In the aftermath of Qatada's departure, Home Secretary Theresa May spoke not of the nature of terror threats themselves but of the need to remove "the many layers of …

EU trade deal will overrule UK law

George Monbiot's article about the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (Comment, 5 November) makes one think that the multilateral agreement on investment (MAI) has emerged from its lair under a new name. When that agreement was negotiated among members of the OECD in the 1990s, the …

Navi Pillay calls for action to protect victims as campaigners accuse ministers of delaying Equality Act amendment<p>The UN high commissioner for human rights has urged the British government to implement legislation to protect victims of caste-based discrimination, warning that failure to do so will …

Margaret Thatcher Estate Avoids Millions in Inheritance Tax

The children of former UK prime minister Margaret Thatcher will avoid paying millions in inheritance tax because their mother's house in Belgravia, …

UK terror law watchdog calls for end to detention at borders without suspicion

Britain's anti-terror law watchdog has said police should no longer be able to detain people at the UK's borders without any suspicion of wrongdoing, following the detention of David Miranda in August.<p>Theresa May, the home secretary, will come under pressure to change the law after David Anderson …

Sarah Vine, Doreen Lawrence, Nigel Pascoe and Jennifer Blair