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Cambridge graduate admits 137 online sexual abuse crimes

Geophysicist Matthew Falder pleads guilty to offences against more than 50 victims, including encouraging rape of a toddler A “truly evil” Cambridge University graduate has pleaded guilty to 137 online sexual abuse crimes, including encouraging the rape of a toddler and blackmailing scores of young victims. Matthew Falder, 28, admitted …

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Universal credit: DWP withholding bad news, says senior MP

Frank Field, chairman of work and pensions committee, believes department has not revealed scale of problems with welfare changes The chairman of the parliamentary committee investigating the rollout of universal credit has accused the government of withholding “bad news” over the faltering progress of its flagship welfare changes. Related: MPs …

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The Weinstein Company in talks on possible sale

Film studio to take ‘capital infusion’ and discuss potential sell-off with private equity group Colony Capital The Weinstein Company is in talks to sell to a private equity company in the wake of the sexual harassment and assault allegations against its co-founder Harvey Weinstein. The film production business has entered …

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