The UK’s first ever mock drugs-consumption room has been created, which would allow heroin and cocaine addicts to inject safely while under supervision.
Fifty-six people have died from the coronavirus outbreak in China as the country's leader described the accelerating spread of the disease a "grave situation".
China's Wuhan city, the centre of the outbreak of the new coronavirus, will build a second dedicated hospital to treat patients.
Boris Johnson has said Britain will become a "global, trail-blazing country" after Brexit and that he will "look ahead with confidence".
At least 30 people have died after two days of heavy rain caused flooding and landslides in southeast Brazil.
A murder inquiry has been launched after a footballer who was found unconscious with a suspected fractured skull later died in hospital.
Sajid Javid has unveiled the new commemorative 50p coin to mark Britain's departure from the EU on 31 January.
The founder of Bet365 has been named as Britain's top taxpayer, while high street tycoon Mike Ashley and Harry Potter writer JK Rowling are also ranked among the biggest contributors.
A ballet school is offering adapted classes for Muslim girls as campaigners call for more to be done to include them in extra-curricular activities.
Sir David Attenborough has warned politicians may not be making enough long-term plans to tackle climate change.
China has confirmed 1,372 people have been infected with coronavirus and 41 people have died.
Another bullying complaint has been lodged against ex-Commons Speaker John Bercow, accusing him of "intolerable rudeness and explosive behaviour".
Madonna has pulled out of the first London show of her Madame X tour, sparking calls for the pop star to cancel the entire run.
The International Space Station can resume looking for antimatter and dark matter after spacewalking astronauts repaired a £1.5bn cosmic ray detector.
A member of the Grenfell Tower inquiry panel has resigned over links to the firm that supplied the building's cladding.
At least 29 people have been killed after an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.8 struck eastern Turkey.
An X-ray of a crash victim who had her feet up on a car dashboard at the moment of impact has been shared by police to warn passengers to keep their legs in the footwell.
A man and his 10-year-old daughter have died in a house fire on the outskirts of Hull.
Natwest has apologised after customers said money was "disappearing" when they made transfers using the bank's mobile app.
An Oxford professor has been given security guards to protect her following alleged threats from transgender activists, saying: "I did not want to wait to get hit in the face."
Police are "extremely concerned" for the mother of a newborn baby found dead in a street in Portsmouth.
A former teenage drug addict and dealer says it is "nearly impossible" for young men enticed by the gangland crime lifestyle in Ireland to escape.
Boris Johnson has held a phone call with Donald Trump in which he "reiterated the need" for the woman charged over Harry Dunn's death to be returned to the UK.
Robert Archibald, Scotland's first and only basketball star to have played in the NBA in the US, has died aged 39.
Major British companies will be forced to ring-fence a substantial proportion of their audit work for challenger firms outside the "big four" under secret proposals drawn up by the accounting regulator.
Border Force teams have joined the search for around 2,000 people who have flown to the UK from the Chinese region worst hit by the deadly coronavirus outbreak.
Police in Ireland are investigating the deaths of three children whose bodies were found in a house in Ireland.
The number of people killed by the coronavirus has risen to 41, with the outbreak now having spread from China to 11 other countries.
A Royal Marine has died after suffering injuries in a training exercise earlier this week, the Royal Navy has confirmed.
Hundreds of pieces of plastic have been found in every litre of Antarctic seawater by scientists being followed by Sky News.
A 16-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of another teenager who was stabbed in the street in Leamington Spa.
Former Love Island contestant Jack Fincham has made the surprise announcement that he is now the father of a baby girl.
England cricketer Ben Stokes has apologised for shouting abuse at a fan on the first day of the fourth Test against South Africa.
A man who faked a membership card to get access to an exclusive area of Lord's cricket ground has been told he could go to jail.
The new strain of coronavirus has reached Europe after France confirmed three cases.
The Duke of York's flagship business project has secured a new home close to Buckingham Palace as it seeks to rebuild after a torrid couple of months.
More than 100 specially selected members of the public will meet an expert panel in Birmingham on Saturday to discuss how Britain can reach net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
Tesco is to stop selling shrink-wrapped multipack tins in a move it says will save the environment from 350 tonnes of plastic a year.
A Michelin-starred chef says he has been refused permanent residency in the UK despite living in the country for 23 years.
More than 200 patients have been recalled amid concerns a consultant surgeon has been carrying out unnecessary operations at a private hospital in the West Midlands.
The Labour race is set.
Northern Ireland's First and Deputy First Ministers have led tributes to Seamus Mallon, an architect of the peace process, who has died aged 83.
Boris Johnson has signed the EU Withdrawal Agreement hours after the bloc's two most senior figures did the same, paving the way for Brexit to happen next week.
Unite, one of Britain's biggest trade unions, has backed Rebecca Long-Bailey to be the next leader of the Labour Party.
Two former parliamentary staff are considering making formal complaints against John Bercow, Sky News has learnt, amid claims the former Speaker "brutalised" staff.
A newborn baby's death a week after his emergency delivery was "wholly avoidable" and "contributed to by neglect", a coroner has said.
Researchers based in the US and Burkino Faso have won a prestigious prize for their creation of a fungus which kills mosquitoes.
Wetherspoons has insisted children are welcome at its pubs after it emerged the chain has a guideline limiting parents to two alcoholic drinks each if they have youngsters with them.
Endurance swimmer and climate activist Lewis Pugh has become the first person to swim under an Antarctic ice sheet.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of explosives offences as a bomb squad joined police searching three homes in Bradford.
A 41-year-old man has been arrested after several sheep were killed and injured in "occult" attacks in Hampshire.
A former X Factor star has been jailed for nine years after being found guilty of grooming teenage boys and inducing them to send him indecent pictures.
Six people including a mother and father have died after a family shooting in a town in Germany, police have said.
Astronomers have discovered a "vampire" star just 3,000 light years from Earth which is in the middle of a feeding frenzy.
Up to 500 job losses are expected at British Steel after a deal over pay and conditions for workers was struck with the Chinese buyer.
Three men who were stabbed to death in Ilford on Saturday have been named, as police seek witnesses to the killings.
A black teenager has said he has been suspended from high school and told he can't attend his graduation ceremony unless he cuts his dreadlocks.
American teenager Coco Gauff has produced a performance for the ages to knock out defending Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka.
Beijing's Forbidden City, part of the Great Wall and Shanghai Disneyland are among the attractions to close as China moves to contain a deadly virus that threatens to take an economic as well as a human toll.
A lorry driver wanted in connection with the discovery of 39 bodies in a refrigerated container in Essex is to be extradited from Ireland to the UK.
The Metropolitan Police is to begin using its controversial live facial recognition (LFR) technology on a standard basis, despite concerns about the impact of the surveillance software and its legality.
An "arrogant and remorseless" machete attacker who left a police officer with skull fractures and deep gashes to the head has been sentenced to 16 years in prison.
Prince Charles has said it is his "dearest wish" that Palestinians see "freedom, justice and equality" in the future.
A man has been charged with the murder of one of Britain's worst paedophiles, police have said.
Sajid Javid has dismissed airline chiefs’ complaints about the government-backed rescue of Flybe, insisting that the regional carrier has not received state aid to secure its future.
The slate mining landscape of northwest Wales could soon be ranked alongside the Grand Canyon and Great Wall of China.
Economic activity picked up to hit a 16-month high in January, a survey suggests, signalling a post-election bounce that could kill off an interest rate cut.
A new bullying complaint has reportedly been filed against John Bercow by his former most senior official.
Emily Thornberry has taken aim at two of her rivals in the Labour leadership contest, labelling them "machine politicians".
Rohingya Muslims remain "at serious risk of genocide" in Myanmar, the International Court of Justice has ruled.
Boris Johnson's Brexit deal has officially become UK law, paving the way for the country to leave the EU next week.
Sir Patrick Stewart says he agreed to return to Star Trek on one condition - they make the new series more like X-Men.
Harry Dunn's mother has told Sky News they were "prepared" for the US to turn down an extradition request for the woman charged over the 19-year-old's death.
Tinder is adding a range of new safety features including a panic button in case users need to alert the authorities while on a date.
Fourteen people in the UK have been tested for coronavirus with five confirmed negative and nine still waiting for results, Public Health England (PHE) has said.
Israeli security forces have clashed with Palestinian worshippers as they arrived at Friday prayers at Jerusalem's Al Aqsa mosque.
Just Eat's £6bn takeover by Dutch rival Takeaway.com is to be investigated by the competition watchdog.
Serena Williams has suffered her earliest exit from the Australian Open in 14 years, falling to a shock defeat to China's Wang Qiang in the third round.
Three US firefighters who died when their air tanker plane crashed in a "fireball" while battling bushfires in southeastern Australia have been named.
Former Love Island contestant Ollie Williams has reunited with his ex-girlfriend after quitting the show to pursue "the love of my life".
HS2 is over budget and behind schedule because the complexity and risks of the multi-billion pound project were under-estimated, according to the Whitehall spending watchdog.
Disability campaigners are calling for every NHS ward to be equipped with a fully accessible disabled toilet in the future.
A British woman has admitted to killing her toddler following "a domestic crime in a private home" in Finland, police have said in a statement.
Business groups have joined forces to demand a role in shaping the UK's post-Brexit immigration system.
A woman at the centre of a mystery over five missing dogs has been banned from keeping animals for five years.
Sajid Javid will on Friday seek to dismiss the threat of legal action against the government over its role in the rescue of Flybe, the regional airline.
Several people in the UK are being tested over concerns they may have the deadly coronavirus.
A machete attacker has been found guilty of wounding with intent after leaving a police officer with skull fractures and deep gashes to the head.
Civil partnerships should be "sexually abstinent friendships" - whether between a man and a woman or two people of the same sex, says the Church of England.
A married couple who allegedly starved their vulnerable landlord to death left him to wither in a "foul unhygienic cell," a juror has been told.
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has told Greta Thunberg to get an economics degree before advising world leaders how to deal with climate change.
Humankind, like Cinderella, has only until midnight - but the strike of the Doomsday Clock will bring far more serious repercussions than those that faced the Disney princess.
Forcing Apple to adopt a universal charger would create "an unprecedented volume of electronic waste" and inconvenience millions of people, the tech giant has said.
Scientists have resurrected the voice of a 3,000-year-old Egyptian priest by recreating his vocal tract with a 3D printer.
A British man who was placed in quarantine earlier this week after returning home from Australia via China has spoken to Sky News about his ordeal.
The brain of a man killed in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD burned at such a high temperature that it turned into glass, scientists have said.
Three cities in China have been locked down in an effort to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus - but the World Health Organisation (WHO) says it is still too early to declare a "global health emergency".
An American journalist who exposed ecological destruction in Indonesia has been arrested and could face up to five years behind bars, his lawyer has said.
Diversity in boardrooms is far from being achieved.
A transgender woman in Russia who was sentenced to three years in a men's prison for child pornography charges has had her conviction overturned.
The chances of sealing a trade deal between the European Union and Britain this year are only 50-50, the Dutch prime minister has warned.
The owner of Saracens has said he is "really sorry for the heartache" caused after the rugby union champions broke salary cap rules - resulting in their relegation for next season.
China's markets have had their biggest single-day loss in many months amid growing fears surrounding the coronavirus outbreak.
A Royal Marine recruit was flown to hospital after an accident during training at a Cornwall beach.
Patients in Wales are waiting longer than ever to be seen and treated in A&E with a record high number waiting 12 hours or more.
The coronavirus that shut down two cities and killed more than a dozen people in China has sparked fears of a global outbreak.
A new scientific discovery suggests that chemical reactions on the sea floor of Saturn's moon Enceladus could mean there are enough energy sources to support life.
Morrisons says it is creating 7,000 new shop-floor jobs - but that 3,000 managers will either leave the company or have their roles downgraded.
Simon Pegg has signed an open letter demanding that rich people like him are taxed more to tackle global inequality.
Prince Charles has warned language all too often turns "disagreement into dehumanisation" on the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau.
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.
Sprinting legend Usain Bolt has announced he is going to be a dad for the first time.
Famous as the "bad boy" of fashion and the man who designed Madonna's cone bra corset for her 1990 Blonde Ambition tour, Jean Paul Gaultier has dressed hundreds of stars over the years.
A 3.0-magnitude earthquake has been measured near Stockton-on-Tees, Teesside, with residents reporting being woken by the tremor.
A game in which players create a disease which attempts to wipe out the entire world's population has soared to the top of the App Store in China amid an outbreak of the deadly coronavirus.
Lloyds Banking Group is to write off tens of millions of pounds of debts associated with the mistreatment of customers at HBOS's scandal-hit Reading branch.
When Tulsi Vagjiani was just 10 years old, a family holiday to India turned to tragedy.
Government officials have formally recommended granting Huawei a limited role within Britain's future 5G infrastructure, according to the Reuters news agency.
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.
The Duchess of Sussex's estranged father has said that "Harry owes me, Meghan owes me" and that it is time for his daughter to "look after daddy".
A 17-year-old girl killed in a drive-by shooting was shot with a "gun for hire" used in another murder, the Metropolitan Police have revealed.
India is planning on sending a "female" humanoid robot called Vyommitra into space as part of an unmanned mission which could launch this year.
Knife crime offences hit a record high in the year to September, rising by 7% in England and Wales.
Chancellor Sajid Javid has vowed to go ahead with the UK's digital services tax in April despite threats of US retaliation.
Getlink has blamed Brexit uncertainty for a 2% fall in passenger traffic across the Channel Tunnel.
Three Americans have died after a water tanker plane crashed in a fireball while fighting bushfires in southeastern Australia.
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.
Around 57,000 retail jobs were lost last year, according to a new report.
Radical changes in the use of farmland are needed if the UK is to become carbon neutral by 2050, according to an independent body.
Scientists are set to reveal whether we are any closer to our impending doom, with the symbolic Doomsday Clock due for an update later today.
An internationally acclaimed conductor and pianist, who through injury and disease had been reduced to using just his thumbs, can play again thanks to a pair of bionic gloves.
Parents who suffer the loss of a child aged under 18 will be entitled to two weeks' statutory paid leave from April.
For centuries the legend of people's hair turning white with fear has persisted.
Police are investigating three more sheep deaths in the New Forest after a number of animal attacks with apparent links to the occult.
Twenty-three people have been arrested in the Netherlands and France for smuggling up to 10,000 Kurdish migrants into the UK.
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.
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.
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.
A tennis player was left red-faced after an umpire told him off for asking a ball girl to peel a banana for him.
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.