Victims of paedophile football coach Barry Bennell have told of the impact of his abuse as they faced him in court.
A man left with a permanent brain injury after he was given double the intended dose of radiotherapy two decades ago is to receive a compensation package of £7 million in settlement of his clinical negligence claim.
Chancellor Angela Merkel has proposed that the governor of Germany’s tiny western state of Saarland should run her party’s day-to-day operations — putting her in prime position to succeed Mrs Merkel as leader of the centre-right Christian Democratic Union.
One of the victims of paedophile football coach Barry Bennell walked over to the courtroom dock and confronted him ahead of sentencing.
Wales hooker Ken Owens has described Ireland captain Rory Best as “a great player” ahead of Saturday’s NatWest 6 Nations clash in Dublin.
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick admits the knockout stage of the Champions League is the minimum standard for the club.
The world’s first dedicated CT scanner for heart disease has been installed at the Ulster Hospital.
A small electrical fire has been extinguished at the National Trust for Scotland’s Mar Lodge Estate near Braemar early this morning.
Boris Johnson compared a dead monkey’s head to a Labour backbencher while on a visit to a police unit which confiscates wildlife products.
The parents of a 41-day-old baby who nearly died after being subjected to a series of “violent assaults” which meant both his legs had to be amputated have each been jailed for 10 years.
Dolphins and whales were most commonly seen in Scotland over any other part of the UK, according to new figures.
Laws tackling domestic abuse in Northern Ireland have been stalled by Northern Ireland’s powersharing impasse, a former senior police officer said.
Widnes co-captain Chris Houston is facing a two-game suspension following a collision that left referee Phil Bentham injured in Friday’s Betfred Super League defeat by Warrington.
A 39-year-old man lost control of a high-performance Ferrari F50, causing it to crash and launch into the air, killing a 13-year-old boy, a court has heard.
New funding is allowing innovative work to raise attainment in Scotland’s schools, the First Minister has said.
A north-east lifeboat crew has taken to sea to pay tribute to the men lost in one of the area’s worst disasters.
Iranian search and rescue teams have reached the site of a plane crash which authorities say killed all 65 people on board, according to reports.
The Script entered Scotland’s ‘Hall of Fame’ with a vengeance when the three-piece band put on electrifying performance in Aberdeen on Saturday.
Tuition fees in England are among the most expensive in the world, Theresa May has admitted, as she prepares to unveil a sweeping review of post-18 education.
Meghan Markle may not be a member of the royal family yet but she has already been given a right-hand woman to help with her official programme.