BBC – Education & Family News
- Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:43:55 +0000: Parents face steeper university costs - BBC News - Education & Family
Parents do not have enough warning about the cost of supporting their children in university in England, says a consumer rights campaigner.
- Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:55:27 +0000: Canadian academic next Cambridge vice-chancellor - BBC News - Education & Family
Stephen Toope is chosen as the next vice-chancellor of the University of Cambridge.
- Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:39:02 +0000: Home Office 'won't see pupil nationality' - BBC News - Education & Family
The government says it will not pass data on pupils' nationality to immigration officials or the Home Office.
- Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:38:56 +0000: 'Smart drug' warning for students - BBC News - Education & Family
The government's watchdog issues a warning to students about the dangers of taking cognitive enhancers or "smart drugs".
- Sat, 24 Sep 2016 23:13:37 +0000: Scots teachers are 'dangerously overstretched' by vacancies - BBC News - Education & Family
There were nearly 730 teacher vacancies in Scotland's schools as pupils returned from their summer break, new figures show.
World News International
- Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:15:28 +0000: Colombia peace deal: Historic agreement due to be signed - BBC News - Home
Colombia's government and left-wing Farc rebels are set to sign an agreement deal that formally brings an end to 52 years of civil war.
- Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:08:51 +0000: Sky chief defends Wiggins' use of steroid - BBC News - Home
Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford defends Sir Bradley Wiggins' use of a banned steroid, insisting it was not taken to enhance performances.
- Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:50:28 +0000: Tributes for US golf legend Arnold Palmer, who died aged 87 - BBC News - Home
Some of the biggest names in golf have paid tribute to the veteran superstar Arnold Palmer, who has died aged 87.
- Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:05:19 +0000: Canadian-Iranian academic Homa Hoodfar released by Iran - BBC News - Home
Retired Canadian-Iranian lecturer Homa Hoodfar has been released from prison on "humanitarian grounds", Iranian state media report.
- Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:49:56 +0000: Professor David Nutt developed 'hangover-free' alcohol - BBC News - Home
A scientist has developed a new type of alcohol which he claims will not damage the liver or leave you with a hangover.