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Bat Tribute To Phillip Hughes Goes Global

Bat Tribute To Phillip Hughes Goes Global

It began as a single, simple tribute from a cricket fan to batsman Phillip Hughes.

Parents Urged To Give Toddlers Flu Vaccine

Parents Urged To Give Toddlers Flu Vaccine

Parents are being urged to vaccinate their toddlers against flu to protect them and others from severe illness this winter.

Driver Who Blamed Dog For Speeding Is Jailed

Driver Who Blamed Dog For Speeding Is Jailed

A man who blamed his dog for sitting on the pedals when he was caught driving at nearly 100mph has been jailed for 13 months.

EU Migrant Benefits Crackdown Vowed By PM

EU Migrant Benefits Crackdown Vowed By PM

David Cameron will set out plans for a welfare crackdown on EU migrants today, warning that he will "rule nothing out" if he fails…

Osborne And Banks At Odds Over No-Fee Account

Osborne And Banks At Odds Over No-Fee Account

The Government is embroiled in a tussle with some of the UK's biggest banks over a plan to force them to establish a fee-free curr…

Black Friday Frenzy Grips British Retailers

Black Friday Frenzy Grips British Retailers

Black Friday has been a phenomenon in the US for years – and today, it looks like it will become just as popular here.

Jerusalem Shared Capital Hopes Dismissed

Jerusalem Shared Capital Hopes Dismissed

As the French Parliament prepares to debate recognition of a Palestinian State, Jerusalem's Mayor has called on the international …

Wife May Appeal Landmark £337m Divorce Payout

Wife May Appeal Landmark £337m Divorce Payout

The estranged wife of an English financier has been awarded £337m after a bitter divorce battle - but she may appeal the decision…

Man Held After Couple's Stabbing Deaths

Man Held After Couple's Stabbing Deaths

A man who was being hunted by police over the stabbing deaths of a couple has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Child Bride 'Killed Husband With Rat Poison'

Child Bride 'Killed Husband With Rat Poison'

A teenage girl is accused of murdering her 35-year-old husband and three others by lacing food she had prepared for a post-marriag…

'Sadist' Accused Of Abusing 'Trafficked' Teen

'Sadist' Accused Of Abusing 'Trafficked' Teen

A former care home resident has claimed he was trafficked around the country for the sexual gratification of powerful men includin…

FA Charges Wigan Chairman Over Race Comments

FA Charges Wigan Chairman Over Race Comments

Wigan Athletic chairman Dave Whelan has been charged by the FA with breaching its rules over comments he made about Jewish and Chi…

Pele 'Doing Fine' After Hospital Move

Pele 'Doing Fine' After Hospital Move

Brazil football legend Pele's condition has improved after he was moved to a special care unit in a Sao Paulo hospital, doctors sa…

European Parliament Mystified By Google Success

European Parliament Mystified By Google Success

Say goodbye to search, abandon your Gmail, shed a tear for Google Maps.

Hanged Cousins Were Not Raped: Inquiry

Hanged Cousins Were Not Raped: Inquiry

Two teenage girls believed to have been raped and hanged by their attackers in a north Indian village committed suicide because of…

Paedophile Abused 19 Children In His Care

Paedophile Abused 19 Children In His Care

A "sadistic" former children's home boss has been found guilty of an "appalling" catalogue of abuse of youngsters in his care.

Judge Rules Mitchell Did Call Cops 'Plebs'

Judge Rules Mitchell Did Call Cops 'Plebs'

A High Court judge has said he is satisfied former Government chief whip Andrew Mitchell called police officers "plebs".

Victims Describe Brutal Ordeal In Care System

Victims Describe Brutal Ordeal In Care System

Two men who were sexually abused by care home boss John Allen have revealed how they were abandoned in a care system that destroye…

Crime Writer PD James Dies Aged 94

Crime Writer PD James Dies Aged 94

Acclaimed British crime writer PD James, whose books included Death Comes To Pemberley, has died aged 94.

Report: Risk Of Cancer From Some E-Cigarettes

Report: Risk Of Cancer From Some E-Cigarettes

Some e-cigarettes contain up to 10 times the level of cancer-causing agents found in regular tobacco, according to a survey carrie…

Son 'A True Blue Brit' For Fighting In Syria

Son 'A True Blue Brit' For Fighting In Syria

The father of a former British soldier who is fighting against Islamic State in Syria has hit out at claims his son is a "traitor"…

Thirteen Convicted Over Teen Girls Sex Ring

Thirteen Convicted Over Teen Girls Sex Ring

Thirteen men have been convicted of running a sex ring that saw teenage girls abused, raped and prostituted.

Chicken Bug: The Facts You Need To Know

Chicken Bug: The Facts You Need To Know

Grocery chains have been named and shamed over dangerous levels of bacteria in chicken and a recent survey by Which? suggests just…

Supermarkets Named And Shamed On Chicken Bug

Supermarkets Named And Shamed On Chicken Bug

Seventy percent of chickens sold in major supermarkets tested positive for the presence of campylobacter - the UK’s biggest caus…

Net Migration To UK Soars By More Than 40%

Net Migration To UK Soars By More Than 40%

David Cameron's pledge to crackdown on immigration has been dealt a major blow after new figures showed net migration to the UK ha…

Scotland Set For Full Income Tax Powers

Scotland Set For Full Income Tax Powers

The Scottish Parliament should be given new powers over tax and welfare as part of a deal in the wake of the independence referend…

Kim Jong-Un's Little Sister Takes Top Job

Kim Jong-Un's Little Sister Takes Top Job

North Korea has named Kim Jong-Un's younger sister as a senior party official, confirming her rise to become a potential key aide …

Police 'Skill Deficit' Criticised In Report

Police 'Skill Deficit' Criticised In Report

Police are caught in a time warp and must adapt if they are to tackle modern crimes, a new report has warned.

British Paedophile Suspect Held At Thai School

British Paedophile Suspect Held At Thai School

A British man wanted by police over a number of alleged paedophile offences has been arrested at a school in northeast Thailand, l…

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