Labour leadership hopeful Jess Phillips hit out at the “patronising” idea that having a working-class background is all that matters to voters in the contest to replace Jeremy Corbyn.
Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds have joined forces to wish their The Proposal co-star Betty White a happy birthday through song.
Police are appealing for witnesses after a serious two-vehicle collision in Aberdeen.
Terrorists could be made to take a lie detector test to prove they have reformed and are not planning to carry out another attack.
Emiliano Sala’s family will mark the anniversary of the striker’s death in “private, quiet contemplation of their loss”, their British lawyer has said.
A 22-year-old man has been arrested in Denmark on suspicion of murdering a Swedish national who was killed in front of his family on Christmas Eve.
A coronavirus outbreak which has killed nine could mutate and spread further, authorities in China have warned.
Friends co-creator Marta Kauffman has admitted she does not know if the show’s long-rumoured reunion will ever happen.
More than 200 starlings found dead on a road in Anglesey may have taken “avoiding action”, possibly from a bird of prey, and then failed to pull up in time, say police.
Ali Carter came out on top in an attritional battle with John Higgins to continue his fairytale Masters run.
The number of UK pubs and bars increased in 2019 for the first time in a more than a decade as the industry looks to have turned a corner following years blighted by closures.
The Duchess of Cornwall described the experience of wearing a virtual reality headset as “quite extraordinary”.
A pair of long-term jail inmates have had 10 months added to their sentences for setting fire to their cells in HMP Grampian.
Two women who have accused Cuba Gooding Jr of sexual misconduct will be allowed to give evidence at his trial on charges that he groped three other women at Manhattan bars in 2018 and 2019, a judge has ruled.
Swedish activist Greta Thunberg has wasted little time to push back against US president Donald Trump’s description of climate campaigners as “the perennial prophets of doom” who predict the “apocalypse”.
Wildlife programmes have “failed wholeheartedly” to spark action on climate change and environmental conservation, Chris Packham has claimed.
The grieving family of an Aberdeen great-grandmother have welcomed the "strong sentence" imposed on the lorry driver who ran her over.
The Irish General Election has pivoted to focus on gangland crime as the murder of a young teenager was labelled a “turning point”.
Cardiff have expressed their sympathy to the friends and family of Emiliano Sala on the anniversary of the striker’s death.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has dismissed Jurgen Klopp’s criticism of Manchester United’s playing style and predicted his young side will rise to the challenge of frustrating the Premier League leaders once more on Sunday.
A 10-year-old boy has been stabbed in front of his mother in a street in Leicester.
Former Today presenter Peter Hobday has been remembered for his humour, generosity and “warm and embracing personality” after his death at the age of 82.
Fine Gael has promised tax cuts and increased wages but insisted there can be no return to the “boom to bust” economic policies of the past.
British Airways emits up to 45% more CO2 per passenger compared with rival airlines on identical routes, according to new research.
Celtic Connections has returned to Glasgow, with the 2020 programme under way.
A 95-year-old D-Day veteran has lost a High Court bid to have his second wife receive his police pension.
Greta Thunberg was among four young climate activists to scold the elites gathered at the World Economic Forum for not doing enough to deal with the climate emergency and warned them that time was running out.
The world’s rarest ducks have bred in the wild, reaching a milestone in a project to establish a new population sooner than expected, conservationists have said.
A dog that bit a child while running amok in a Moray park for more than two hours has been allowed to live.
Model enthusiasts have gathered at Alexandra Palace for this year’s London Model Engineering Exhibition.
Harvey Weinstein has been painted as a sexual predator by prosecutors as he goes on trial in a landmark moment for the #MeToo movement.
Three more people have died as a result of a fierce storm that has battered Spain for the past three days, authorities said, raising the death toll to seven.