M.J. Akbar, India’s junior external affairs minister, has resigned amid accusations by 20 women of sexual harassment during his previous career as one of the country’s most prominent news editors.
Irish presidential candidate Gavin Duffy admits his “good friend” Peter Casey’s views on Travellers do represent some people in Ireland.
To most of us the humble coin has just one function, but in the hands of a skilled craftsman they become something much more intriguing.
European Parliament president Antonio Tajani has said he may visit Ireland to outline the parliament’s support in protecting the Irish border.
A man who has “issues” with religion has admitted setting fire to the doors of a Sikh temple and a church.
Labour has called on the government to invest more money in grassroots football after Fulham owner Shahid Khan withdrew his £900million offer to buy Wembley.
Jurors in the trial of a man accused of murdering two nine-year-old girls have walked past a poignant memorial near the spot where they died 32 years ago.
Gatwick Airport has revealed plans to widen its emergency runway to bring it into full passenger use.
Anita Rani will host a Blue Planet II arena tour.
Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali would have been eyeing a 15th Test century but was instead run-out in bizarre fashion against Australia in Abu Dhabi.
The woman tasked with attracting City workers to Paris as Brexit rolls on is stepping up her charm offensive, with plans for a new private English school to cater for the wealthy.
Bob Geldof has branded world leaders including Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin “gang bosses”, as he slated the rise of nationalism and populism.
Ireland’s premier has used the story of an IRA bombing of a customs post to emphasise the importance of the border issue to EU leaders.
A 90-year-old man has died in hospital after a woman believed to be his wife was found dead inside a house in Suffolk.
Bank customers will be warned if the name of someone they are trying to pay does not match the account details – in the latest step to combat scams where people are tricked into transferring money to a fraudster.
A thug who sprayed a police officer in the face with CS gas before trying to grab for a meat cleaver as the brave cop tried to arrest him while half-blinded was today jailed for more than three years.
Scotland’s hospitality industry is showing signs of recovery following years of decline, according to a new report.
A breakdown in communication left a Scottish MP unable to get answers in Parliament.
Helicopters are dropping disinfectant on neighbourhoods in the earthquake- and tsunami-stricken city of Palu to reduce disease risks from the thousands of victims believed buried in obliterated communities, Indonesia’s disaster agency has said.
Filipino fast food chain Jollibee will create 1,500 jobs in the UK by 2023 as part of a multimillion-dollar expansion plan, it revealed ahead of the opening of its first London store.