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Parent apologises to teacher for Facebook abuse

Image copyright other Image caption Roisin Corr said she was relieved the matter had finally come to an end A teacher who was the subject of derogatory online comments from a pupil’s parent is relieved a libel case has restored her “good name”. Caroline Coulter apologised for posting the offensive ...

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Five generations ‘before poor reach average pay’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Social mobility declined for those born after 1975, the economics think tank says Social mobility is so frozen that it would take five generations for a poorer family in the UK to reach the average income, an OECD report says. The economics think tank ...

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US air strike targets Pakistan Taliban chief in Afghanistan

Image copyright AFP Image caption A video released in July 2010 reportedly showed Mullah Fazlullah The United States has launched an air strike on the Taliban in Afghanistan. There are unconfirmed media reports that Mullah Fazlullah – the commander of the Pakistan Taliban – has been killed in the operation. ...

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Google diversity figures show little change

Image copyright Getty Images A new report from Google has revealed that little has changed despite a commitment to increasing diversity among staff employed by the tech giant. Overall nearly 70% of Google staff were men, as has been the case since 2014. In the US almost 90% were white ...

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Protests greet Brussels copyright reform plan

Image copyright Peter Macdiarmid Image caption Web pioneer Sir Tim Berners-Lee has warned about the possible consequences of copyright reform Opponents of proposed European copyright reforms are stepping up efforts to convince politicians to vote against the measures. The vote on the Copyright Directive comes before the European Parliament on ...

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