Tob Woolfitt

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Trojan Horse 'links to terror’

Radical school’s parents leader has been to Syria to support rebels and helps extreme groups<p>A key spokesman for one of the Birmingham “Trojan Horse” schools, who is defending it against allegations of a hardline Muslim takeover, has close links to alleged terrorists, The Telegraph can …

Stop Watching So Many TEDTalks

<b>By Matt Brundage</b><p>Our generation has both the collective attention span and the curiosity of a caffeinated squirrel. Though many students have the intellectual curiosity to explore beyond the syllabi of their courseloads, many lack the focus span or extrinsic incentives to move far beyond the surface …

Egypt's new President vows to 'correct the mistakes of the past'

Egypt's former military chief Abdel Fattah el-Sisi was sworn in Sunday as President, vowing to lead the country through important changes.<p>In its next phase, Egypt "will witness a total rise on both internal and external fronts, to compensate what we have missed and correct the mistakes of the …

Flooding in Afghanistan kills 80 people and leaves thousands homeless

Flooding in a remote part of northern Afghanistan has killed more than 80 people and forced thousands to flee their homes, officials have said.<p>It was the latest in a string of deadly flash floods, landslides and avalanches in Afghanistan's rugged northern mountains, where roads are poor and many …

Michael Gove apologises over 'Trojan Horse' row with Theresa May

<b>Education Secretary Michael Gove has been forced to apologise to the prime minister after a bitter public row with Home Secretary Theresa May.</b><p>The two cabinet ministers clashed over allegations of a hard line Muslim plot in some Birmingham schools.<p>David Cameron was said to be furious as a briefing …

Madeleine McCann: Police due to conclude scrubland search

<b>Police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann are expected to spend a final day searching scrubland before moving on to new locations.</b><p>The operation on the 15-acre site in Praia da Luz started last Monday and was due to last five days but an extension was granted.<p>Meanwhile, Portuguese …

Timeline: How Did Operation Trojan Horse Turn Into A Cabinet War Between May And Gove?

The row over an alleged Islamist plot to takeover schools in Birmingham is now widely believed to have been a hoax.<p>But since the letter about …

Stuart Franklin: how I photographed Tiananmen Square and 'tank man'

At the start, Tiananmen Square had the atmosphere of a festival. Most people couldn't see the hunger strikers – they saw the crowds marching with banners and music being played. Lots of things were surprising about the events in Tiananamen Square, even the demonstration itself. It's pretty rare in …

Breathtaking Photos of the Blue Forest in Belgium

If you love discovering extraordinary travel destinations off the beaten path, do we have a place for you. Though this may look like a scene straight out of a fairy-tale, this blue forest is, in fact, real. Just 30 minutes south of Brussels, in Belgium, is a forest called Hallerbos. During the …