James Anderson is hoping to prove his fitness for the Ashes in next week’s historic one-off Test against Ireland.
The Government is “urgently” investigating reports a British oil tanker has been seized by Iranian authorities in the Persian Gulf.
England have received congratulations for their Cricket World Cup win from an unlikely source – wrestling legend Triple H.
A campaign to see Shetland and Orkney flag emojis made available on messaging and social networking platforms has been launched by youth politicians in the Northern Isles.
The UK looks set to enjoy a mini heatwave next week, with the mercury topping 34C in some parts of the country.
Julian Alaphilippe’s stunning victory in Friday’s Tour de France time trial led a surprised Geraint Thomas to suggest the Frenchman might now be the favourite to win the race.
A year after sacking his caddie following his fourth straight missed cut in the Open, Ireland’s Shane Lowry will take a share of the lead into the third round of the year’s final major.
A new BBC documentary will explore the sexual assault allegations against disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein.
A driver who deliberately drove into a cyclist, leaving him with broken ribs and a punctured lung, has been jailed for two years.
Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry has been discharged from hospital after being knocked off her bicycle as she left Parliament.