Scottish Labour MPs have slapped down their party colleague Diane Abbott after she accused Jim Murphy of trying to “expropriate money from London to win an election in Scotland”. The rebuke marks a growing rift between English Labour MPs and their colleagues north of the border, following the Scottish Labour leader’s pledge to use the […]
Jailed paedophile rock star Ian Watkins and his ex-lover spoke of kidnapping children from outside a school and then raping and killing them, a court heard today. The graphic online sex chat, which also included references to the abuse of babies, was just a way of trapping the Lostprophets’ frontman, his former girlfriend told police. […]
David Cameron and Ed Miliband condemn an attack by gunmen on the offices of French satirical weekly, Charlie Hebdo, in Paris that has left at least eleven people dead
Chinese-owned CSCL Globe – longer than The Shard is tall – due to arrive in Felixstowe, Suffolk, after leaving Shanghai on maiden voyage
In pics: Parrots in the rain, Orthodox Christmas and Swan Lake ballet
Firefighters and police working to put out a top-floor blaze were pelted with roof tiles by a suspected arsonist when he refused to get down from the top of the burning roof.
EXCLUSIVE: Barring any last minute issues, the former Sheffield United striker, pictured with fiancée Natasha, will join the League One club on between £1,500 and £2,500-a-week.
Brace for travel chaos (Picture: PA) Thousands of workers at 18 bus companies in London are to stage a one-day strike in a row over pay. Members of the Unite union will walk out on January 13 as part of a long-running campaign for a single agreement covering their pay, terms and conditions. Unite said […]
Stormy weather will hit the UK (Picture: Getty) Rain, snow and 90mph winds are set to batter parts of the UK later this week and over the weekend. The Met Office has issued severe weather warnings ahead of the powerful gales which are set to sweep across the country from Thursday night. In Scotland wind […]
The unnamed plumber died at the scene (Picture: Cascade News) A plumber was fatally electrocuted as he tried to unblock a sink – and a couple who ran to help him were hospitalised with electric shocks. The surge of electricity blew out all the lights in the flat in Lewisham, south London. The unnamed plumber died […]