Fri, 21 Sep 2018

Police 'aware' undercover officer was in relationship

Police have admitted for the first time that an undercover officer had a sexual relationship with an environmental activist with ...

Imprisoned suffragette letter discovered

A previously unknown letter from the first suffragette to be jailed in the campaign for the vote has been discovered ...

NatWest hit by online banking problems

NatWest customers are currently unable to access their bank accounts through the company's online and app platforms. Since around 5am ...

Jeremy Corbyn defends Labour racism inquiry

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has defended his party's handling of allegations of racism against a councillor.Dumfries and Galloway Councillor Jim ...

Anjem Choudary: Security concerns over radical preacher release

Security concerns have been raised about the imminent release from prison of the radical preacher Anjem Choudary and other supporters ...

UKIP aiming to be 'radical, populist' party

UKIP should become a 'radical, populist party' standing up for free speech against the 'politically-correct thought police', says its leader.Its ...

Booze label warnings 'years out of date'

Fewer than 10% of alcoholic drinks carry up to date health warnings, according to campaigners.A new study claims multi-national alcohol ...

Being a goth is thankfully easier in 2018, says YouTuber Toxic Tears

Kaya Lili is a YouTuber from Belfast with more than 300,000 subscribers; online, she goes by the name Toxic Tears.She ...

Manchester Airport baggage handler filmed lobbing luggage

An airport baggage handler's rough treatment of passengers' luggage has been captured on video.Elizabeth Evans, 28, from Bury, filmed the ...

Uber Eats drivers block London streets in pay protest

Uber Eats drivers staged a protest over pay at the company's London offices.They were protesting changes to the payment structure ...

All the plastic you can and cannot recycle

Most people are trying their best to recycle plastic - but the many different ways in which recycling is collected ...

Ray BLK: 'I was told as a black woman, stick to songwriting'

Ray BLK says she was once told to be a songwriter, not a singer, because of her skin colour.She tells ...

Ghetts: I used to feel rage 24/7 but now I'm happy

Ghetts is darting around, high energy, responding to every request from the many people in this east London venue who ...

London follows Chicago's lead on fighting crime

Is it really possible to reduce violent crime by tackling it like an infectious disease?London has announced it is to ...

Cat killer mystery solved, but how do we keep our pets safe?

It was the murder mystery that kept police guessing and struck fear in the hearts of pet owners.Now, Scotland Yard ...

'I gave birth, and got Hepatitis C'

When Jackie Britton was given a blood transfusion after childbirth, she thought it was saving her life. But the infected ...

Reality Check: Holyhead's Brexit dilemma

The locals call it the Holyhead hum: it's the sound of refrigeration units attached to lorry trailers waiting, 24 hours ...

Susie Dent reveals the origins of English rainy-day phrases

England has a reputation for wet weather so it is little wonder that many of our well-known phrases make reference ...

Mumford & Sons 'grapple with manhood' on new album

It's crunch time in Crouch End.Mumford and Sons have just seven days to finish their fourth album, so they're squirreled ...

Mission implausible: Russians mock improbable spy duo

Media caption On the trail of Russians Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov, who UK police say carried out a nerve ...

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Wall Street rallies as traders shrug off tariff concerns

NEW YORK, New York - The Dow Jones industrials closed at a record high on Thursday, sweeping aside concerns about ...

Japanese crypto exchange suffers massive attack

TOKYO, Japan - The Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Zaif revealed a massive hacking attack on Thursday, in which the exchange is believed ...

U.K. regulator slaps fine of 500,000 pounds on Equifax

LONDON, U.K. - Equifax's U.K. arm was slapped with a fine worth 500,000 pounds by the U.K. regulator, over the ...

EU calls on Facebook, Twitter to comply with consumer rules

BRUSSELS, Belgium - As regulators in the European Union continue to crackdown on U.S. social media giants over privacy and ...

Sky set to go into rare auction this weekend

LONDON, U.K. - In a bid to resolve a bidding war that started in December 2016, now, the Takeover Panel ...

Amazon hopes to launch 3,000 cashierless food stores

SEATTLE, U.S. - Amazon, which launched its first cashierless food store in Seattle in December 2016 and has since unveiled ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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