We need new houses more than we need wetlands.
Do mobile phones invade our privacy? British MPs give their views.
A couple of hours after the bombs, Italian news agencies were reporting that 50 people had died - but the UK press took a lot longer to come clean.
Over the past 15 years, 'street politics' has lost its critical edge.
Is this a political protest for Africa, or a charity for the benefit of the British elite?
Must-reads from the past week
Britain is coping just fine with its new arrivals, and could take more still.
The UK government hopes ID cards will give the nation an identity.
And it's doing more damage than WMD.
What made foxhunting into a 'totemic' issue for the Labour backbenches?