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

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 01:38:17 GMT

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

My quest to stop my MS in its tracks

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 01:18:40 GMT

BBC correspondent Caroline Wyatt reveals how she is a year on from stem cell treatment for her multiple sclerosis - which was meant to reboot her immune system.

'Everybody thinks it's only boys who join gangs'

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:36:05 GMT

Nequela Whittaker was once a feared gang leader in south London - now she tries to stop other young girls from taking that path.

Who were my parents - and why was I left on a hillside to die?

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 01:32:30 GMT

In 1937 a nine-month-old girl was found hidden in a bush on the South Downs, with her hands tied. She has always wanted to know why.

'Am I OK with my son oinking in Swedish?'

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 00:05:41 GMT

Keith Moore wants his Swedish-born son to be bilingual. But he wasn't prepared for the language barrier in the farmyard.

'I tried to kill myself nine times before the NHS helped me'

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 03:07:22 GMT

At the age of 17 Sherry Denness tried to kill herself nine times in 10 days, and only then got the help she needed.

'I want to explain arranged marriage to people in the West'

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 01:12:44 GMT

A Pakistani designer who made a board game mocking arranged marriage says the media mistook her real intentions.

Skiing helps me take on the outside world

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 01:47:48 GMT

George and his mum Gina explain how skiing helps him cope with his autism.

'Hun, this could be your opportunity to get rich'

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 08:48:51 GMT

We hear from multi-level marketing, or MLM success stories, as well as women who say they've lost thousands of pounds.

Meet me on the bridge: Discovering the truth about my parents after 20 years

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 21:08:10 GMT

When she was 20, American Kati Pohler discovered her Chinese birth parents were searching for her.

'I was homeless on these streets - I'm the perfect tour guide'

Sun, 11 Mar 2018 00:40:09 GMT

Biffy and Sonny were homeless - now they're tour guides showing visitors around Edinburgh

Finally going home after the Westminster Bridge attack

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 03:12:58 GMT

Police officer Kris Aves was paralysed after being hit by the van in the Westminster Bridge attack.

Why we love our hair

Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:37:33 GMT

Six stories about black women's hair.

Why grief is not something you have to 'get over'

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 03:25:58 GMT

Grief is something that nearly all of us will experience and it's not something you have to "get over".

Why I was ashamed of my son's behaviour

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 01:16:35 GMT

How one mother turned to a pupil referral unit for help.

The UK's first male basketball cheerleader

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 00:41:47 GMT

After battling stereotypes, Terrell Lawrence finds his calling as a cheerleader.

When mental health gets physical

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 06:18:20 GMT

Like Minds: spotting the physical symptoms of mental health.

World Hacks: ‘How improv helped me beat anxiety’

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 01:06:03 GMT

The class aiming to improve people's mental health by teaching them how to ad-lib.

Risky dinner: Foraging for food under the frozen sea ice

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 00:14:34 GMT

For a few days a year, Inuits in Canada risk their lives to gather mussels under the frozen sea ice.

Claudette Colvin: The 15-year-old who came before Rosa Parks

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 18:47:18 GMT

How Claudette Colvin helped spark America's Civil Rights Movement at the age of 15.

'My periods made me suicidal so I had a hysterectomy at 28'

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 01:32:24 GMT

For years, Lucie was treated for mental health problems - in fact she had a severe form of premenstrual syndrome.

'I was raped as a student - and I’m not the only one'

Tue, 06 Mar 2018 01:11:58 GMT

After she was raped as a student Hannah Price began a campaign to shed light on the problem of sexual assault at university.

'The story of a weird world I was warned never to tell'

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 01:34:33 GMT

Pauline Dakin's childhood was full of secrets, disruption and unpleasant surprises - it wasn't until many years later that she found out why.

The playboy who got away with $242m – using ‘black magic’

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:27:07 GMT

How Foutanga Babani Sissoko pulled off one of the most audacious confidence tricks of all time.

The women who fought to make Canada's national anthem gender-neutral

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 01:04:22 GMT

After decades of hailing its sons, Canada's national anthem no longer leaves its daughters out. Changing it took years of pressure.

You're on the verge of losing everything - but you don’t understand why

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 00:15:54 GMT

A run of bad luck left one man struggling to make sense of the UK benefits system - and at risk of losing his home.

I advertised for a man to get me pregnant - then I fell in love

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 00:42:58 GMT

Thirty-something Jessica was eager to get pregnant, but her relationships kept failing. It was time for a totally new approach.

'He wasn't happy until he had me all to himself'

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 02:12:50 GMT

Three people who were psychologically abused by controlling partners share their disturbing stories.

The serial killer and two unsolved murders

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 00:33:14 GMT

Unravelling a 40-year-old mystery