Hans Asperger, the Austrian paediatrician who gave his name to a kind of high-functioning autism, helped the Nazis in their murder of disabled children, according to a new report. The new study claims that the respected professor actively recommended children should be sent to...
England would have to double the number of disadvantaged pupils achieving top GCSE grades in maths to match some of the best countries in the world, a new report has found.  The country is in the bottom half of developed nations for the attainment...
The Yazidis, who were recently the target of massacre, rape and sex slavery by Isis, are now facing forcible conversion to Islam under the threat of death from Turkish-backed forces which captured the Kurdish enclave of Afrin on 18 March. Islamist...
New York state is granting voting rights to convicted felons who are currently out on parole. The move would allow approximately 35,000 people to go to the ballots this coming November as well as those who enter the parole system before...
The New York attorney general has said a criminal pardoned by Donald Trump should not be immune to being prosecuted by the state. In a letter, Eric Schneiderman urged Governor Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders to close a loophole in New York's...
Scientists in Sweden have discovered a moss that purifies water contaminated with poisonous arsenic so successfully that it becomes safe to drink. Researchers at Stockholm University say the aquatic moss, warnstofia fluitans, which flourishes in northern Sweden, can rapidly absorb arsenic, removing...
Viikon uutiset raportoivat mielenkiintoisesta ja ikävästä 26-vuotiaan Marian tapauksesta Lahdessa. Tästä tuli nopeasti sekä eniten luetuin uutinen kaikista isoimmista uutisista, että eniten kommentoitu uutinen sosiaalisissa medioissa. 26-vuotias Lahdesta kotoisin oleva Maria sai tarvitsemansa tuen hänen viestin suosion takia. 26-vuotias Lahdesta kotoisin oleva Maria on tavallinen opiskelija jolla on myös osa-aikainen...