Facebook users want to 'check-in' from beyond the grave

Facebook users want to 'check-in' from beyond the grave..

Mia Mason 30-Nov, 07:58 29 BBC

The idea of last words is not one for the UK's Facebook users as more than half would like their pages maintained after death, a survey has...


Tory crackdown on benefits doesn’t work – National Audit Office

Tory crackdown on benefits doesn’t work – National Audit Office..

Antonio Roberts 30-Nov, 07:34 48 RT

There is no evidence that the Conservatives’ controversial benefits sanctions program works according to the influential National Audit...


Tech firms should help prevent ‘sexting’ among kids, says health secretary

Tech firms should help prevent ‘sexting’ among kids, says health..

Anna Torres 30-Nov, 07:24 88 RT

Social media companies should use snooping software to stop children from sending sexually explicit images, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt...


‘Sextortion’: Warnings issued after webcam blackmail cases double in year

‘Sextortion’: Warnings issued after webcam blackmail cases..

Tyler Holmes 30-Nov, 06:52 38 RT

The number of ‘sextortion’ cases, where victims are persuaded to commit sexual acts on a webcam and then blackmailed, has doubled in a...


Crime Severity Score measures 'relative harm' of crimes

Crime Severity Score measures 'relative harm' of crimes..

Emily Kelly 30-Nov, 06:50 70 BBC

A new way of measuring crime has been devised which ranks offences according to how serious they are. The Crime Severity Score is designed...


Trampoline parks 'need more safety measures'

Trampoline parks 'need more safety measures'..

Andrew Martin 30-Nov, 01:26 104 BBC

There should be more safety measures in place at trampoline parks, a group of organisations including British Gymnastics has said. The...


Rubbish cooking

Rubbish cooking..

Diego Ross 30-Nov, 00:24 78 BBC

It was a ?28,000 meal for a Russian businessman and his guests in London's exclusive Belgravia district that proved the final straw for...


FA 'pulled all funding' from child protection project

FA 'pulled all funding' from child protection project..

Mary Paterson 30-Nov, 00:16 59 BBC

The Football Association scrapped a flagship scheme meant to ensure children were being protected from sexual abuse, the BBC's Victoria...


Young women 'shut out of jobs market' by lack of support

Young women 'shut out of jobs market' by lack of support..

Gavin Perry 29-Nov, 22:12 122 BBC

Glynn, now 26, got pregnant at 16, and left school with very poor GCSEs. It was a struggle to get work with a small baby in tow, and a...


'Limited evidence' for benefit sanctions, NAO says

'Limited evidence' for benefit sanctions, NAO says..

Sophia Bell 29-Nov, 21:32 81 BBC

Benefit sanctions leading to "hardship, hunger and depression" are being imposed on people despite "limited evidence" on how well they...


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