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Tuberculosis rates in England fall by third in six years

But England still has one of the highest rates of the disease in Western Europe.


Almost 30,000 lone parent families made homeless in England in 2017

Charity Shelter said single parents were bearing the brunt of the housing crisis.

In Picture

Week in pictures: 17 - 23 March 2018

A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken during the past week.


The community of 2,000 people with 151 cases of sex crime

In the small community of Tysfjord in northern Norway, sexual abuse was rife for decades. How come it was never stopped?


Science And Environment

How effective are earthquake early warning systems?