Boris Johnson has called for "rancour and division" to be left behind after his Brexit bill passed its final parliamentary hurdle, enabling Britain to leave the EU at the end of this month.
Police are investigating three more sheep deaths in the New Forest after a number of animal attacks with apparent links to the occult.
The full detail of the salary cap breaches which resulted in Saracens being relegated from the Premiership are laid bare in a 103-page report obtained by Sky News.
Twenty-three people have been arrested in the Netherlands and France for smuggling up to 10,000 Kurdish migrants into the UK.
The Foreign Office has advised Britons against all but essential travel to the Chinese city of Wuhan after a new virus killed 17 and infected hundreds.
Monty Python star Terry Jones has died at the age of 77.
Emmanuel Macron has been filmed shouting at Israeli security guards and telling them to "go out" during his visit to a church in Jerusalem.
A fundraiser walking from John O'Groats to Land's End in only his swimming trunks has revealed one generous donor has handed him £50,000.
"He's not the Messiah - he's a very naughty boy!"
A surge in demand in Tesla shares has seen it become the first stock market-listed carmaker to secure a $100bn (£76.1bn) value in the US.
Chancellor Sajid Javid has vowed to go ahead with the UK's digital services tax in April despite threats of US retaliation.
Toyota and Honda have recalled more than six million vehicles due to two airbag glitches that present different dangers to motorists.
The critics are emphatic. Mike Coupe, the outgoing Sainsbury's chief executive, has failed.
Sainsbury's has announced its chief executive Mike Coupe is to retire, less than a year after its bid to merge with rival Asda was blocked.
Ted Baker has said inventory on its balance sheet was overstated by £58m in a blunder that sent share prices falling further.
The new virus that has killed 17 people in China is mutating and could spread further, health officials have warned, as Britain announced measures to monitor flights arriving from the country.
More than 100 makeshift homes have been destroyed by a huge fire in Pakistan, but no lives were lost in the blaze, police have said.
A land and sea search is under way to find a British man who vanished during a deadly storm that has ripped through Ibiza.
Prince Charles has said climate change, global warming and loss of diversity are the "greatest threats humanity has ever faced" - as he met activist Greta Thunberg for the first time.
For the first time ever, scientists have managed to capture video of two atoms bonding and separating on a scale that is half-a-million times thinner than a human hair.
Donald Trump has re-ignited his feud with teenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg - at the same time as saying he would have "loved" to hear her speak at Davos.
The United Nations has said that it believes that the Saudi crown prince could be involved in the hacking of Amazon boss Jeff Bezos' mobile phone.
South Western Railway's (SWR) finances indicate it is "not sustainable in the long term", Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has said.
Lisa Nandy has officially won enough support to be on the ballot paper of Labour leadership candidates.
The chief executive of the civil service is preparing to step down amid a looming shake-up of Whitehall spearheaded by Dominic Cummings, Boris Johnson's top adviser.
The streets of London are no longer paved with gold, as the capital has become too expensive for anyone from a poorer background, a study has found.
Too much sugar in nectar slows down bees, a study has found.
Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed that 500 jobs will be lost at its Halewood factory on Merseyside.
The Duchess of Sussex's estranged father says he wants to apologise to the Queen and fears he will never speak to his daughter or her husband Prince Harry again.
A man has been arrested in Denmark over the Christmas Eve murder of a suspected gangster in front of his wife and child in south London.
A recently discovered painting by British artist LS Lowry has sold for £2.6 million at auction.
Up to six people die behind bars every week, according to campaigners who have branded the findings as a "national scandal".
The world's oldest asteroid crater has been discovered in Western Australia, which could have ended an Ice Age, according to scientists.
More than four out of five people in the UK support the greater use of drones by the emergency services, as long as stringent safety, security and monitoring measures are in place, a new survey suggests.
A 29-year-old man has been charged following the murder of three men in London last weekend, while another remains in police custody.
Netflix gained almost nine million new subscribers in its fourth quarter, boosted by releases including a new season of royal drama The Crown and two Oscar-nominated films.
Republican senators have blocked a move by Democrats to compel Donald Trump's former national security adviser John Bolton to appear as a witness in the impeachment trial.
The UK's data regulator has published a set of standards which it believes will force tech companies to take protecting children online seriously.
The number of people suffering with dementia who required emergency hospital treatment has risen by 35% in the last five years.
When BAFTA winners walk away with their trophies, you might imagine most are placed proudly on a mantelpiece, put on display in a cabinet, or designated as a quirky feature for a downstairs loo.
The family of a man who was fatally shot in a Chinese takeaway in a suspected case of mistaken identity have launched a new appeal to find his killers.
A man returning from China has become the first person in the US to be diagnosed with a mystery new virus.
Boris Johnson has suffered further defeats in the House of Lords, as peers backed two more amendments to the prime minister's Brexit legislation.
Donald Trump's impeachment trial has begun in the Senate, but Democrats have already claimed the process for the hearing is unfair.
FC Nantes will wear a commemorative kit this weekend to mark the first anniversary of the death of Emiliano Sala.
The field of Labour leadership candidates has slimmed to four after Jess Phillips dropped out of the contest.
Amanda Knox has posed for a selfie in the same clothes she wore in prison - as she revealed how she's busy planning for her wedding.
The luxury leather goods retailer Aspinal of London has hired advisers to assess a range of funding options amid parallel talks about a sale of the company.
Boeing shares have fallen sharply after the company admitted it could be July until the 737 MAX fleet - grounded globally after two crashes - may be cleared to fly again.
Lisa Nandy's bid to replace Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader has been boosted by the endorsement of the GMB trade union.
Suddenly, in the space of an hour, and after talk of the Labour leadership contest becoming a two-horse race between Sir Keir Starmer and Rebecca Long-Bailey, one outsider has fallen at the second hurdle and another is coming up on the rails.
Confirmation of a new coronavirus has hit world markets, hurting travel companies but boosting makers of face masks and other medical equipment.
Sainsbury's says it is to cut hundreds of management jobs, building on a cull of more senior roles last year.
In the end, Emmanuel Macron blinked.
Donald Trump has attacked climate activists in front of Greta Thunberg as he revealed the US is signing up to a project to plant one trillion trees
The World Economic Forum is an odd event.
Dixons Carphone shares stuttered after the retailer issued a correction to a Christmas trading update that had been well received by investors.
Sri Lanka's president has said for the first time that the more than 20,000 people who went missing during the country's civil war are dead.
Hundreds of thousands of people were left without electricity in northeastern Spain on Tuesday after heavy snow and rainfall.
A Victorian pub is being rebuilt brick by brick at a museum to preserve it for future generations.
Rockstar Ozzy Osbourne has revealed he is battling Parkinson's disease.
A 26-year-old man has been arrested by police on suspicion of murder in Devon following the discovery of a woman's body at a farm in the county.
Six people have died from a coronavirus outbreak in China as officials warned it is likely to spread in the coming days.
A 15-year-old boy has been arrested after another pupil was stabbed in the back at a school in Milton Keynes.
The stepfather of murdered schoolgirl Lucy McHugh has told a jury he was "scared and paranoid" when he was allegedly attacked by two men - one of whom had accused him of helping her killer.
A father held six of his nine children captive for nearly 10 years, telling them "bad spirits" would enter their bodies if they left the house, a court has heard.
A diver has set a new world record for the length of time spent sitting in a barrel at the top of a pole.
Jeremy Corbyn is to step down as Labour leader after the party's poor performance in the general election.
Labour leadership candidate Jess Phillips will send her supporters a "message about her candidacy" later today, amid speculation she could pull out of the race.
Fast food giant KFC is in hot water after its latest advertising campaign was branded "sexist" by campaigners.
One person has been injured and buildings have been damaged in two explosions which happened minutes apart in Sweden's capital.
Disney has revealed details of its Disney+ launch in the UK.
An Iranian politician is reportedly offering a $3m "award" for "whoever kills Trump".
A man choked a coyote to death after the animal attacked his child, bit a woman walking her dog and charged at a vehicle.
The head of Royal Bank of Scotland's (RBS) standalone digital lender is to leave the company as part of a shake-up of management under the company's new boss.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have issued a warning over continued harassment by paparazzi photographers as they start their new life in Canada out of the spotlight.
Thousands of people were evacuated in parts of the German city of Cologne following the discovery of an unexploded Second World War bomb.
Thirteen hours after taking off from London, the Duke of Sussex bounced down the steps of a small passenger plane and into his new life in Canada.
Detectives are investigating the gang rape of a teenager more than 40 years ago by members of a touring rugby team.
Chinese authorities have confirmed a deadly virus that has infected more than 200 people in four countries can be transmitted via human-to-human contact.
British job growth was the strongest in nearly a year, with the number of people in employment up by 208,000 to 32.9 million.
Aldi plans to increase pay for its staff by just over 3%, making it one of the best-paying supermarkets in the UK.
A man who says he bought an expensive stolen bike for just £80 before tracking down its owner and returning it has earned praise from rapper Stormzy.
Child criminals are being held in "harmful" solitary confinement with some let out of their cells for just 15 minutes a day, according to a report.
Network Rail is being investigated over its poor performance on routes used by Northern and TransPennine Express.
Eight tourists - including four children - have died after being found unconscious in a hotel room in Nepal.
Meng Hongwei, the former head of Interpol, has been sentenced to 13-and-a-half-years in prison after he admitted accepting millions in bribes.
The family of a teenager who was found dead in Malaysia after disappearing from her bed are suing the owner of the resort where she was staying.
At least seven people have been killed - including three children - after a guest threw a grenade during a fight at a wedding in Sudan.
Terrorists could be forced to take a lie detector test to prove they have reformed and are not planning another attack, the government has announced.
The Queen's grandson has appeared in a milk advert in China, fuelling a discussion about how Prince Harry and Meghan might make their money as they step away from royal duties.
The White House has unveiled its legal defence as the Senate prepares for the start of Donald Trump's impeachment trial on Tuesday.
British businesses say a lack information about the UK's post-Brexit relationship with the EU is still preventing them from planning for the future.
Facebook says it is to create 1,000 new jobs in the UK this year, delivering a vote of confidence in the UK economy ahead of Brexit.
The wreckage of the Titanic will be protected from potentially damaging expeditions thanks to a new agreement between the US and the UK.
Sperm should be added to the list of human tissue that can be donated after death, academics say.
Prince Harry has arrived in Vancouver to begin his new life with Meghan and baby Archie.
The family of footballer Emiliano Sala are calling on authorities to speed up their work a year after his death because there are still so many unanswered questions.
Autonomous pods, which could be used to provide mass driverless transport, will be tested on the public for the first time on Tuesday.
Prince William and Kate have hosted a Buckingham Palace reception for African leaders after a business investment summit in London.
A tennis player was left red-faced after an umpire told him off for asking a ball girl to peel a banana for him.
Norway's coalition government is close to collapse after the anti-immigrant party propping it up said it will pull out over an Islamic State (IS) bride's repatriation from Syria.
Sky News has been told by palace sources they are continuing to review how the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will be referred to in the future.
Police investigating the stabbing deaths of three men in Ilford believe they were involved in an altercation the previous evening that spilled out from a banqueting venue on to the street.
Police are to give road safety training to all staff at a US base in Northamptonshire after the death of Harry Dunn in an accident nearby.
Home for Denise and her children is one cramped room in a bed and breakfast.
Downing Street has cast doubt on a reported move by Labour to nominate John Bercow for a peerage.
The chief executive of Uber Technologies has held private talks with London's transport supremo amid the legal battle overshadowing the ride-hailing app's biggest British operation.
Boris Johnson has suffered a defeat in the House of Lords as peers backed an amendment to his Brexit legislation.
Sir Keir Starmer has become the first candidate to make it through to the final round of the Labour leadership race.
More than 70 prisoners, including members of Brazil's most powerful gang, have escaped from a jail in Paraguay after digging a tunnel.
Gordon Brown has called for sweeping constitutional changes including a "council of the north" to avoid the break-up of the United Kingdom.
Sir Philip Green's company says sex assault charges against him in the US have been dismissed by a judge.
You have to go back 15 years to find an acquisition as large as the one BAE Systems announced on Monday.
The family of a three-year-old boy killed in a caravan fire say they are mourning his loss, as his four-year-old brother remains critically ill in hospital.
An alleged jihadist told an undercover police officer he was free to attack one million unbelievers if he was fighting for "the pleasure of Allah", a court has heard.
Myanmar forces committed war crimes in the counterinsurgency that led more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee the country, an independent commission has found.
Stormont has rejected the government's EU withdrawal bill after debating it for the first time since restoring the assembly.
A British mother convicted of putting her two children at risk of harm after sailing them in a dingy in the Channel has been spared jail.
The UK has recorded its highest air pressure in more than 60 years, the Met Office has revealed.
The EU has revealed it might not be ready to start negotiating a free trade deal with Britain until March.
Mixer-maker Fever-Tree has warned of lower than expected revenues after a "challenging" Christmas in the UK as consumers tightened their belts.
A points-based immigration system could be in place two years earlier than originally planned, according to reports.
NASA astronauts Jessica Meir and Christina Koch have completed work to change the batteries on the International Space Station's solar power grid in what was the third ever all-woman spacewalk.
A third person has died in a virus outbreak in China as 139 new cases of the illness were found over the weekend, health officials have said.
Prince Harry and Boris Johnson have met in private on the sidelines of a summit - just hours after the duke said he had "no other option" but to step down as a senior royal.
American teenager Coco Gauff has beaten her idol Venus Williams in the first round of a Grand Slam - for the second time.
Lord Tony Hall is stepping down as director-general of the BBC after seven years, the corporation has announced.
Samsung is taking aim at the washing machine and dryer with a new home laundry system it is calling the AirDresser, which is available in the UK from today.
Beales, one of Britain's oldest department store chains, has gone into administration, putting more than 1,000 full-time jobs at risk.
Pub giant Wetherspoon has announced it is marking Brexit by cutting the price of several European drinks on the day the UK leaves the EU.
A Chinese theme park has been heavily criticised for pushing a live pig off a tower to launch its new bungee jump ride.
Witnesses have described the "horrific" aftermath of violence that saw three men stabbed to death in a residential street.
A leopard that ran into a house forcing an evacuation of all close neighbours has been captured in southern India.
The first Liberal Democrat MP has hinted she is running for party leader as the race gets under way to replace Jo Swinson.
Five people - including a child - have died after a pipe exploded and flooded a hotel in Russia with boiling water.
The high street fashion chain Reiss is being groomed for a sale after a long period of outperformance in an industry devastated by shop closures and insolvencies.
Apple has released two new slow-motion selfie (or "slofie") videos to show off the feature available on the iPhone 11, although consumers still seem sceptical about its uses.
Hail storms, dust clouds and flooding are battering Australia, alongside the ongoing bushfires, wreaking havoc on major cities.
Facebook has blamed a "technical error" after it translated the name of China's President Xi Jinping as "Mr S***hole".
Shareholders in a major British fertiliser mining project have been urged to accept a "shock" takeover offer or risk seeing the troubled business collapse.
A US city is bracing itself for violence as tens of thousands of gun rights supporters are expected at a rally on Monday.
A Hawaii man who was facing eviction is believed to have stabbed his landlord and shot dead two police officers before the house he was living in was destroyed by fire.
South Korean film Parasite has won the biggest award of the night at the Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Japan's prime minister has announced his country will create a space defence force, in an effort to protect it from technological threats.
British experts could be sent to Libya as part of a possible international force to monitor a proposed permanent ceasefire.
Radio presenter Sarah Montague has won a £400,000 settlement and an apology from the BBC after being treated "unequally" by them for years.
Nine people have died in Indonesia after a footbridge collapsed.
The drug problem in jails is becoming more serious with the number of inmates developing an addiction behind bars more than doubling in five years, new research suggests.
Laurence Fox has accused black and working-class actors of only complaining about bias in the industry after they have become established.
Going to university, getting a job and becoming a parent are key life events that cause people to put on weight, experts have said.
Malaysia has sent back 150 containers of plastic waste to 13 mainly rich countries, including 42 to the UK, since the third quarter of last year.
Canadians have had some time to digest the prospect of taking in a family of royal exiles.
Today may be Blue Monday, but initiatives launched across the country are in place to help Britons through this post-Christmas slump.
A cold weather alert is in place for large parts of England until 6pm on Tuesday as people are warned about particularly cold overnight temperatures.
The Duchess of Sussex's father has accused her of cheapening the royals as she and her husband prepare to step back from their duties.
The UK has not forgiven Moscow for the Salisbury novichok poisoning attack, Boris Johnson has told Vladimir Putin.
SpaceX has blown up a rocket to test an astronaut escape system as part of the company's final trial before it can fly manned missions.
In what's likely to be a crowded field, the Mail on Sunday fired out a strong competitor for the 'Ironic Political Statement of the Year Award'.
Boris Johnson has joined other world leaders - including Russia's Vladimir Putin - at a summit in Berlin aimed at trying to resolve an escalating civil war in Libya.
Blackpool is the "toughest" place to be a girl in the UK, research has found.
Boris Johnson says he will raise the issue of the driving standards of US personnel with American officials, in the wake of the death of Harry Dunn.
One of Britain's oldest department store chains is poised to fall into administration early this week amid ongoing efforts to find a buyer.
Former Commons speaker John Bercow is poised to join the House of Lords after being put forward for a peerage by Labour, it has been claimed.
The Queen has singled out Meghan for praise as the future of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex was confirmed, saying she is "particularly proud" of how quickly the former actress has "become one of the family".
Ten days after Harry and Meghan's bombshell announcement that they wish to step back as "senior" royals, a deal has been struck between the Sussexes and the Queen.
The Queen smiled for the cameras as she appeared in public with Prince Andrew for the first time since he retired from royal duties.
The bodies of 11 Ukrainians who died in a plane crash have been repatriated as Iran denies it has sent back the black boxes.
Nora Quoirin's mother says she is certain her daughter was abducted and has accused Malaysian police of closing the case too soon.
The House of Lords could leave London and move north as Boris Johnson considers plans to burst the Westminster bubble.
Labour leadership challenger Jess Phillips has urged men to "pass the mic" on the top job arguing it would be "embarrassing" if Labour failed to elect a woman.
Diplomatic cars were driven on the wrong side of the road in two separate incidents near the RAF base where Harry Dunn was killed last year.
Freeview viewers could miss their favourite programmes this weekend if record high air pressure affects TV and radio signals.
The US Space Force has been mocked after proudly unveiling its new uniforms – featuring full woodland camouflage.
Conor McGregor has marked his return to mixed martial arts with a definitive UFC victory, beating Donald Cerrone in just 40 seconds.
Parasite has made history as the first Korean film to be nominated for best picture at the Oscars.
Prince Harry and Meghan will lose royal funds and no longer use their HRH titles from spring, Buckingham Palace has confirmed.
Police are hunting a man who stabbed a 10-year-old boy in a street in Leicester.
A new type of virus originating from a city in central China may have infected far more people than first thought.
Stalkers could face up to five years in jail for breaching "powerful" new court orders which ban them from contacting alleged victims.
Saracens will be relegated from the Gallagher Premiership at the end of the 2019-20 season.
After devastating bushfires across Australia the country is now facing a new threat - flooding.
Freezing weather is expected across the UK this weekend, with temperatures predicted to fall as low as -6C (21.2F).
Thousands of pounds in donations have been made to an old fundraising page after a stranger found an order of service for a funeral in a desk drawer.
A 40-stone Islamic State terrorist has been arrested in Iraq by a SWAT team, security officials have said.
Adam Crozier, the former boss of ITV, is in talks to become the chairman of one of Britain's biggest market research groups in the wake of its $4bn takeover.
The ICAP billionaire Michael Spencer is to be handed a peerage by Boris Johnson, paving the way for one of the City's most prominent figures to finally join the House of Lords.
The flight recorders from the airliner which was accidentally shot down by Iranian forces will be sent to Ukraine, an Iranian official has said.
Labour leadership hopeful Jess Phillips has appeared to suggest that other candidates failed to speak out about antisemitism in the party.
Police investigating the shooting of a 12-year-old boy in a drive-by attack in Sheffield have charged a man with attempted murder.
Romelu Lukaku's enormous bed has raised eyebrows on Instagram after he shared pictures of himself settling into his new flat.
French President Emmanuel Macron has been rushed out of a theatre in Paris after protesters tried to confront him.
New disaster series COBRA opened with a mayday call and a pilot in distress as a plane lost control over the UK.
The world's shortest man who could walk has died at the age of 27.
A passenger who caused a bomb scare on his own flight because he was running late has been jailed for 16 months.
Campaigners are calling for men to have routine screening for postnatal depression, with nearly 40% of new dads saying they have concerns for their mental health.
Labour's five leadership candidates are going head to head in the first public hustings of the campaign, as a new poll gives Sir Keir Starmer a commanding lead over Rebecca Long-Bailey.
Sainsbury's has been crowned the cheapest supermarket of 2019 after a study by the Which? consumer group.
Dozens of planes have been diverted or delayed after an "unplanned" request by the RAF to halt arrivals at Heathrow.
Paul Gascoigne has credited having anti-alcohol pellets sewn into his stomach with helping turn his life around.
Two British sisters have died in Pakistan after reportedly being found unconscious in a bathroom.
Charities are calling on the NHS to introduce routine checks on the mental health of all new fathers in order spot those who may be suffering from post-natal depression.
Rebecca Long-Bailey's campaign launch in Manchester had the look and feel of the Labour Party rallies we've got used to in the Corbyn years.
Free period products will be available in all schools and colleges that order them under a government-funded scheme from next week.
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has said European nations including the UK "cannot be trusted" but Tehran is not against negotiating with anyone - except the US.
Boris Johnson is promising to celebrate Brexit night on 31 January with light shows, Union Jack flags flying and a clock counting down to 11pm - but no Big Ben bongs.
One of the art world's biggest mysteries has been solved after a stolen painting found inside an Italian gallery's walls has been confirmed as Gustav Klimt's Portrait Of A Lady.
A former MMA fighter has been suspended as a Sinn Fein councillor over "beyond offensive" remarks about underage girls - a day after he was forced to apologise for comments he made about Ireland's prime minister.
A young cellist who shot to fame with his performance at the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's wedding has broken records with his latest album.
A 53-year-old factory worker has died in a stabbing after he confronted a group of people, according to reports.
The daughter of jailed Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has developed a beer bearing his name.
A woman left bloodied and bruised after a homophobic attack says she has been targeted five times in the past few years due to her sexuality.
Rebecca Long-Bailey has launched her campaign to become Labour leader, saying she can reach parts of the electorate Jeremy Corbyn failed to.
The threat of nuclear war has hung over the peninsula for years - but it seems the US ambassador's moustache has got South Koreans bristling with anger.
In the complex and opaque politics of Iran, this week's Friday prayers in the capital Tehran was one of those moments which provides clues on the country's strength, its direction and the confidence of its leadership.
A chilled food distributor which counts J Sainsbury, the supermarket giant, as its biggest retail customer is racing to find new owners after recording multi-million pound losses.
Ukraine's prime minister offered to resign after an audio recording suggested he had criticised the president - but his offer was rejected.
Police are investigating an alleged homophobic attack against a woman as she walked home late at night.
Party-goers and bars in three of Spain's top tourist hotspots could face fines of up to £510,000 after authorities introduced new laws to crack down on binge-drinking.
The most serious outbreak of locusts in 25 years is spreading across East Africa with a single swarm covering an area one-and-a-half times the size of Greater London.
A robber who was pinned down by members of the public after smashing into a shop with a stolen car and stealing jewellery has been jailed.
Referees have been advised to use pitchside monitors to make a final ruling on red card decisions.
Britain's data watchdog has been criticised for failing to punish companies involved in what has been described as the UK's largest recorded data breach.
With Love Island back on our screens, young men are being warned not to resort to steroids in their bid to emulate the "ripped" physiques they see on TV.
Yes Minister star Derek Fowlds has died aged 82, his family has said.
The leaders of county lines gangs are being targeted, with the home secretary vowing to stop children being exploited across the country as drug mules.
Britain will one day rejoin the European Union, one of the bloc's senior figures has predicted.
Eminem has surprised fans with another unexpected album on which he raps about the Manchester bombing.
The Duchess of Sussex's half-sister has accused Meghan and Harry of a "gross breach of duty" to the Queen.
Travelex, the foreign exchange operator held hostage by cyber attackers since New Year's Eve, has said a phased restoration of its global systems is finally underway.
Britain's two biggest telecoms companies are preparing to lobby Boris Johnson in support of Huawei's involvement in the UK's 5G communications network.
Three British brothers have set a world record after rowing the Atlantic Ocean in just 35 days.
Jacob Rees-Mogg has said the government is taking the rise of child sexual exploitation (CSE) material online seriously but refused to allow concerned MPs a debate in the House of Commons.
Struggling airline Flybe has attempted to explain the help it is getting from the taxman - as the government comes under more pressure over the deal it struck to keep the company going.
The European Union is considering a ban on the use of facial recognition software in public areas as it considers how to regulate the technology.
The father of a teenage girl who took her own life says he has "no doubt that social media helped kill my daughter" - as he backed a report calling for companies to share data and pay towards research into the technology's potential harms.
Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey has asked one of the platform's most famous and controversial users, Elon Musk, how the service could be improved.
Retail sales fell for a record fifth month in a row in December, as shoppers continued to be cautious in the run-up to Christmas.
The travel industry is trying to reassure tourists that their summer holidays won't be affected by the UK's departure from the European Union.
An airline has apologised after staff forced a passenger to take a pregnancy test before she was allowed to board a flight to Saipan.
Labour leadership contender Rebecca Long-Bailey "personally" does not agree with current abortion law, it has emerged.
Donald Trump's impeachment trial has started with senators being sworn in as jurors and the charges against the president read out.
Police have arrested a man on suspicion of murder after a woman was stabbed to death in Suffolk.
The European Parliament is calling for common chargers to be introduced that would fit all mobile phones and tablets.
Someone has bought a rare coin featuring Edward VIII for £1m, making it the most expensive British sovereign ever sold.
Wireless on-street charging for electric taxis is to be trialled in the UK for the first time.
Star Wars heroes are no strangers to bionic hands, and a young fan who lost all four limbs to meningitis now has his own artificial arm that would look right at home in a galaxy far, far away.
Judges have been accused of racial injustice for handing an African-American man a 12-year sentence after he asked a jail officer to charge his mobile phone.
A British teenager who was found guilty of lying about being gang-raped in Cyprus has launched an appeal against her conviction.
China has reported its weakest economic growth for almost three decades as it battles a series of challenges including its trade war with the United States.
Anti-HS2 protesters have tried to block the railway's construction by attaching themselves to trees on the planned route.
A pregnant woman and five of her children are among seven people who have been killed in a suspected exorcism in Panama.
A Cambridge graduate died after performing an underwater "party trick" at his brother's 21st birthday, an inquest has heard.
A woman has pleaded guilty to fatally poisoning her husband by putting eye drops in his water for days.
Robert Carlyle is thinking about whether we should have more sympathy for our politicians.
Sinn Fein says it will not remove a former MMA fighter who now stands as one of its councillors after he was forced to apologise for his remarks about Ireland's prime minister.
Harvey Weinstein's lawyers have demanded his rape trial is moved out of New York City after claiming his case has turned into a "media and entertainment circus".
Left-wing Labour leadership candidate Rebecca Long-Bailey is pledging to "end the gentlemen’s club of politics" and devolve power away from Westminster to the regions.
Microsoft has pledged to become "carbon negative" by 2030 before going further and removing as much carbon it has ever emitted from the environment by 2050.
The mystery of hundreds of starlings found dead on a road in Anglesey has been solved by police who think they were avoiding a predator.
A £200m takeover of a division of TalkTalk Telecom Group that was stalled by Labour's pledge to nationalise broadband provision is on the brink of being unveiled.
Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja has warned fans to not use Uber in London after she had the "scariest experience".
It felt like a real moment for Prince Harry as we were standing in the gardens at Buckingham Palace.
Christopher Tolkien, the son of Lord of the Rings author JRR Tolkien, has died at the age of 95.
Unusually high levels of pollution in Bosnia and other Balkan countries have prompted citizens to take to the streets and demand action from their governments.
Culture Secretary Nicky Morgan says she took a job in Boris Johnson's government in order to provide a "variety of voices around the table" - even though she previously ruled out serving under the prime minister.
The pubs sector has served up an unrelenting diet, seemingly, of bad news for most of this century.
The White House broke the law by withholding aid approved for Ukraine by US Congress, an independent watchdog has found.
Islamic State jihadists raped girls as young as nine and forced them into sexual slavery, according to a new UN-backed report into Syria's civil war.
Sepsis is a bigger killer than bowel, breast and pancreatic cancer combined, according to a new study.
A talented dog is lending a paw to animal rescue efforts in areas devastated by Australia's raging bushfires, saving koalas with her impressively strong sense of smell.
Two supercar drivers have avoided immediate jail terms after crashing their cars while driving in a "dangerous" way.
Primark has reported a "marginal decline" in comparable UK sales during the trading period covering Christmas.
Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary has threatened legal action against the government over its bailout of "billionaire-owned" Flybe.
A taxi union boss accused of assaulting two police officers by using a megaphone close to their ears has been cleared.
A bank boss who was found with a Picasso painting on his boat has been jailed for 18 months after being found guilty of trying to smuggle the artwork out of Spain.
A prolific rapist who was jailed for a minimum of 30 years has had his sentence referred for being unduly lenient by the Attorney General who said he should never be released.
Six people have died and another 19 have been injured after a crash between a bus and a truck in Abu Dhabi.
Boris Johnson has distanced himself from a public fundraiser to allow Big Ben to chime for Brexit, having initially given his backing to a campaign to allow people to "bung a bob" to see it bong.
Crown courts in England and Wales will make history within the next few months, as television cameras are allowed in for the first time to cover part of the trial process.
One of Flybe's three shareholders has suggested EU red tape contributed to the regional airline's financial troubles - and controversial rescue.
HIV transmissions among gay and bisexual men have dropped 73% since 2014, according to figures from Public Health England.
A transgender woman has been awarded £9,000 after settling a sex discrimination case against Debenhams.
Detectives in Ireland have identified human body parts found in a sports bag and a burnt-out car as those of a missing teenager.
French President Emmanuel Macron has promised to halt the release of brown bears after a surge in sheep attacks, according to a Pyrenean shepherd.
Japan has confirmed a case of the new coronavirus that has killed one person and infected dozens more in China.
Formula One (F1) motor racing is close to unveiling a shake-up of its commercial leadership that will include the departure of one of its top executives.
Sandi Toksvig is leaving The Great British Bake Off as a presenter to focus on other work projects.
One million birds are feared dead due to an unprecedented heatwave over an enormous stretch of the Pacific known as "the blob".
As dinosaurs evolved into birds they shrank in order to become warm blooded, according to a new theory hoping to put to bed one of the remaining controversies in evolutionary theory.
An associate of Donald Trump's personal lawyer has said the president "knew everything" about their efforts to push the Ukrainian government to investigate Joe Biden's son.
The police and courts in England and Wales are dealing with the highest number of knife crimes in a decade, new figures show.
A lorry driver has been given a bravery award for pulling a woman from a burning car just seconds before it exploded.
A taxi driver has been arrested on live television after confessing to the murder of his girlfriend in an interview.
US television host Wendy Williams has apologised to actor Joaquin Phoenix after saying she found him "oddly attractive" and appearing to mock his "cleft lip".
The UK's electricity network needs urgent investment to prepare for an electric vehicle future or risk blackouts, a report for the government has warned.
Without context it might seem like a bit of a random warning but Yamaha is advising people not to try to climb inside musical instrument cases.
Australia will have to wait until March to see rain heavy enough to bring sustained relief from dry weather that has fuelled deadly and untamed bushfires, meteorologists say.
Prince Harry is to conduct his first public engagement since unveiling plans that he and his wife Meghan will be stepping back as senior royals, sparking a royal crisis.
The past decade was the hottest on record around the world, with 2019 one of the warmest years ever, scientists have confirmed.
Scientists have been amazed by "strange objects" discovered near the supermassive black hole at the centre of the Milky Way.
Police are investigating an alleged assault at the venue where former Labour MP Keith Vaz made his return to politics.
At least six women have written to a newspaper saying they want to care for or adopt an abandoned baby boy who was found alive inside a bin in Singapore.
The number of men dying from prostate cancer in the UK has hit an all-time high, according to the most recent figures.
The NHS is calling for an end to "betting bribes" in a bid to take action against gambling addiction and its effect on mental health.
Councils have been asked to review their adoption practices following concerns prospective parents looking to adopt are being wrongly turned away.
Rebecca Long-Bailey has leapfrogged Sir Keir Starmer in the race to be the next Labour leader, a new poll has suggested.
Farmers are to be rewarded for protecting the environment, improving access to the countryside and boosting animal welfare under proposals outlined in the government's Agriculture Bill.
Alcohol is the most dangerous drug and is far more toxic and addictive than laughing gas, the government's former chief drug adviser has said.