The United Nations Human Rights Council has appointed University of Leeds academic Professor Surya Subedi as the UN Special Rapporteur for human rights in Cambodia.

Scientists at the University of Leeds are turning to television viewers to help them create the world's biggest database of autobiographical memories

Ever been so overwhelmed by a huge restaurant menu that you end up choosing an old favourite instead of trying something new?

Mathematicians are often considered to be a world apart. However, a new book sets out shortcuts that can give anyone with an interest a head start in mathematical thinking.

As the world awaits the start of the Obama presidency, a University of Leeds academic is warning that though the style of the new regime will be markedly different, the war on terror will go on.