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Portland attack: 'Heroes' killed stopping anti-Muslim attacker

Two men intervened after apparently hearing a man shout "Muslims should die" at two young women on a train.<p>Two men stabbed to death on a train in …

Manchester attack survivor takes in daughter of friend who was killed, vowing not to ‘let hate win’

A woman who survived the Manchester terror attack has taken in the daughter of her best friend, Wendy Fawell, who was killed in the blast.<p>Caroline …

Defiant runners take to Manchester's streets after arena bombing

Armed police were deployed as athletes competed in the half marathon and 10k race days after the Manchester Arena bombing.<p>Tens of thousands of …

Low-paid must cover rent 'by working the equivalent of a morning a day'

Low-paid workers are slogging for the equivalent of a morning per day just to cover the cost of their rent, according to Shelter.<p>The housing …

Publishers call for rethink of proposed changes to online privacy laws

Warning that new regulations will give Google, Apple and Facebook too much control of advertising and personal data<p>An alliance of news publishers has called on European regulators to rethink proposed changes to online privacy laws, arguing that they will potentially kill their digital businesses …

Election 2017: Can these simple quizzes help confused voters make up their minds?

<b>Confused about how to vote? Overwhelmed by political jargon? A number of online political quizzes claim they can help.</b><p>The idea is simple - you answer some questions about your policy preferences, then an algorithm spits out a party recommendation.<p>"It's so difficult to take in and understand …

Quizzes

Merkel says EU nations must 'take destiny into own hands' amid US divisions and Brexit

Angela Merkel has warned the times in which the EU "can fully count on others are somewhat over" in the face of emerging divisions with the US and …

Why Finland is changing its top-ranking education system

Finland is rethinking how it teaches in the digital age - and is seeking to place skills, as much as subjects, at the heart of what it does.<p>But some fear it will harm academic standards. Finland has long been renowned for the quality of its education and always scores highly in international league …

Education

'Staggeringly high' numbers of teachers threatening to quit the classroom

“Staggeringly high” numbers of teachers are ready to quit the profession, a leading education researcher has warned, as growing pressures placed on …

Could subjects soon be a thing of the past in Finland?

<b>Finland has long been renowned for the quality of its education and always scores highly in international league tables.</b><b>Now it is rethinking how it teaches in the digital age - seeking to place skills, as much as subjects, at the heart of what it does. But not everyone is happy, and there are fears</b> …

Problem-Based Learning