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Prime Minister Theresa May bowed to pressure from Brexit supporters in her Conservative Party on Monday, accepting their changes to a customs bill that underpins Britain's departure from the European Union.
A well-known male fashion model was knifed to death by a less successful rival in a row over a girl, a court has heard.
More food and drink has been sent to a pair of military ships off Sicily as Italy waited for other European nations to pledge to take some of the hundreds of migrants on board before allowing them to step on to Italian soil.
Gareth Southgate's return from a successful World Cup managing England will be celebrated with the temporary renaming of an Underground station after him.
Pop superstar Ed Sheeran, who spent nights sleeping rough on the streets of London early in his career, has won planning permission to install "anti-homeless" railings outside his £8m (€9m) London home.
Thomas Markle has said his daughter Meghan is struggling to cope with the burdens of royalty, and refuses to take his calls.
British Prime Minister Theresa May yesterday appealed to warring Tory MPs to back her controversial blueprint for Brexit and avoid a disorderly withdrawal from the EU that would damage Britain's interests.
Donald Trump described the European Union as top of his list of global foes yesterday while downplaying expectations of his summit with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki today.
An ambitious project is under way to transform a polluted canal in central Berlin into an urban swimming area.
Ireland has long been an exacting test of the moral quality of British statesmen. Northern Ireland was a rare blot on the long record of honourable public service of Lord Carrington, the former British cabinet minister, who died last Monday aged 99.
Donald Trump has finished his whirlwind UK visit and is heading to Finland for talks with Vladimir Putin.
A British government minister has quit after reportedly sending "depraved" messages to two female constituents.
Theresa May has survived the week but her leadership remains under threat following the resignations of Boris Johnson and David Davis. As Eurosceptic Tory MPs weigh up their next move, Steven Swinford assesses who is in pole position.
Thousands of anti-Trump campaigners descended on the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh for a national demonstration against the US president's visit.
Italy's treatment of a group of asylum seekers rescued in the Mediterranean exposed simmering tensions within the country's populist government yesterday.
A specialist has extracted sperm from a dying man whose wife had been undergoing fertility treatment following a ruling by a judge in a specialist court.
British counter-terrorism police said on Friday they believed they had found the source of the Novichok nerve agent that killed a woman in southwest England this month and left her partner Charlie Rowley critically ill in hospital.
Donald Trump has suggested Theresa May is not delivering the Brexit that British people voted for as he warned her against staying too closely tied to the EU.
Deaths among migrants crossing the Central Mediterranean have "skyrocketed" to more than 600 in the past four weeks as a consequence of Italy's crackdown on NGO boats, two charities claimed yesterday.
Donald Trump was booed and jeered as he was helicoptered out of Regent's Park to attend a black-tie dinner with Theresa May.
Donald Trump has arrived at Stansted Airport with his wife Melania for his first official visit to the UK since his election.
The mother and grandmother of a teenager who was allowed to "rot to death" on an inflatable mattress have been jailed for four years and three years respectively.
A man and woman have been arrested on suspicion of gross negligence manslaughter after a three-year-old girl was thrown from a seaside inflatable trampoline and died.
The driver who crashed into George Clooney, sending him flying off his moped, has blamed blinding sun for the accident in Italy.
Living in the country or near a city park can reduce the rate of age-related mental decline, research has shown.
A Union has called a strike at Fiat Chrysler's Melfi plant in Italy to protest against the huge sums of money spent by Juventus to sign up Cristiano Ronaldo.
A member of a German neo-Nazi gang was jailed for life yesterday for her part in the murders of 10 people during a seven-year campaign of racially motivated violence.
Women who led the BBC's gender pay campaign have made it on to a new list of top earners - but the corporation's 12 highest-paid stars are all men.
A civil servant has been handed a nine-year ban from public posts after it emerged he had been absent from his €50,000-a-year job for more than a decade.
A British man poisoned with the Novichok nerve agent 10 days ago has regained consciousness and he is now in a critical but stable condition, Salisbury District Hospital said on Tuesday.
The mother and grandmother of a teenager who was allowed to "rot to death" on an inflatable mattress have been convicted of his manslaughter.
A former Ukip councillor allegedly strangled his wife to death after she discovered he was having an affair with their daughter-in-law, a court heard.
British Prime Minister Theresa May appointed Jeremy Hunt as foreign minister on Monday after predecessor Boris Johnson resigned in protest at the government's plans for a close trading relationship with the European Union.
Boris Johnson has dramatically quit as foreign secretary, complaining that Theresa May's plan for Brexit would leave the UK a "colony" of the European Union.
Nigel Farage has said he is ready to seek another stint as Ukip leader if the Brexit process is not "back on track" by March next year.
The Grenfell Tower inquiry was shown photographs of the walls inside the high-rise where fire personnel had scrawled details including flat numbers and where people were trapped.
With his shambling gait, unruly mop of blond hair and unrivalled capacity for a striking turn of phrase, Boris Johnson has for years for been one of the most distinctive figures on the Westminster political scene.
Russia has committed an attack that resulted in the death of a Briton, UK defence minister Gavin Williamson said on Monday, linking Russia to the incident after a 44 year-old woman who was poisoned by nerve agent Novichok died.
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson quit on Monday over UK Prime Minister Theresa May's plans to leave the European Union, the second resignation in a day leaving the British leader's Brexit plans all but in tatters.
Tanaiste Simon Coveney warned that the Government will take its Brexit lead from Prime Minister Theresa May and stressed that it will be "business as usual" despite the high-profile resignation of Brexit Secretary David Davis.
David Davis savaged the Government's approach to Brexit while dramatically quitting as the minister responsible for the UK's departure from the European Union.
At least 10 people were killed and more than 70 injured yesterday when multiple cars of a train derailed in western Turkey.
A woman poisoned by a military-grade nerve agent has died, eight days after police think she touched a contaminated item that has not been found.
French judges have blocked the payment of €2.35m in state subsidies to the far-right party of Marine Le Pen, a move she described as a "death sentence" for the group.
Ten people were killed and 73 wounded when a train came off the rails in northwest Turkey on Sunday after heavy rain and a landslide, Turkish television channels quoted a health ministry official as saying.
As I swore my oath on the witness stand of the UN Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia in The Hague in May 2010, I glanced at the face of Radovan Karadzic - the former leader of the Bosnian Serbs at whose trial I was to appear as a witness for the prosecution.
Michael Collins Persse, who has died aged 86, was the Australian schoolmaster assigned to watch over Prince Charles during the two terms he spent at Geelong Grammar School in Victoria in 1966.
Rajmata Krishna Kumari, who died last Tuesday aged 92, was the queen mother of the royal family of Jodhpur and the last reigning maharani of the Indian princely state, from 1947 to 1949. After the death of her husband, Maharaja Hanuwant Singh, in a plane crash in 1952, she acted as regent for her son, Maharaja Gaj Singh II.
Former TV presenter John Leslie is set to make a complaint against Police Scotland and could even sue the force, after being acquitted of sexual assault.
British Prime Minister Theresa May corralled her Cabinet inside an English country house for a long, hot day yesterday, and announced that the divided government had finally agreed on a plan for a future free-trade deal with the European Union.
Theresa May's UK cabinet has released a three-page summary of their proposed Brexit deal with the European Union after a 12-hour meeting in Chequers.
The British government has signed up to a Brexit deal that would keep the UK tied to EU rules and regulations indefinitely.
There are few others whose life story better captures what it is to be European than Simone Veil, the French Holocaust survivor and women's rights champion who was interred this week in the Panthéon in Paris, becoming only the fifth woman ever to be buried there.
A teenager has appeared in court charged with the rape and murder of six-year-old Alesha MacPhail, who was found dead on the Isle of Bute.
Lucy Letby, 28, who was arrested on suspicion of the murder of eight babies and the attempted murder of six other infants, has been bailed pending further inquiries, Cheshire Police said.
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan will allow protesters to fly a blimp over parliament portraying Donald Trump as an orange, snarling baby during the US president's upcoming visit, Khan's office said on Thursday.
Sajid Javid, the UK Home Secretary, has called on Russia to explain the Wiltshire poisonings, as he warned of the risk of Britain's towns becoming "dumping grounds" for nerve agents.
Illegal immigrants, now estimated to make up a fifth of the population of Seine-Saint-Denis, north-east of Paris, are severely straining public services and creating social tensions, according to a parliamentary report.
Confirmation that two more people in Salisbury have been poisoned by Novichok has raised questions over whether the multi-million pound decontamination effort failed.
A 16-year-old youth has been charged in connection with the death of schoolgirl Alesha MacPhail on the Isle of Bute.
THE family of a young Irishman missing in the Netherlands for almost a month have said they are increasingly concerned for his safety.
A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of six-year-old Alesha MacPhail on the Isle of Bute of the coast of Scotland.
Britain's security minister called on Russia to give details about the Novichok nerve agent attack on a former double agent and his daughter after two British citizens were poisoned with the same substance.
A critically ill couple may have been contaminated by residues of the nerve agent used to poison Sergei and Yulia Skripal, according to security and defence sources.
A predatory paedophile who worked with Newcastle United's youth players and sexually abused boys over three decades has been jailed for 20 years.
Poland's Supreme Court chief justice showed up at work yesterday in defiance of a retirement law pushed through by the right-wing government but criticised by the EU as undermining judicial independence.
The obesity epidemic could be fuelling the growing problem of loneliness, scientists believe, after discovering a genetic link between the two conditions.
A nurse has been arrested in the UK on suspicion of the murder of eight babies and the attempted murder of another six newborns.
A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of six-year-old Alesha MacPhail on the Isle of Bute.
Detectives have been searching a nurse's home after a healthcare worker was held on suspicion of the murder of eight babies and the attempted murder of another six at a neonatal unit in an English hospital.
The political crisis in Germany yesterday threatened to put the future of the European Union's border-free Schengen Area in doubt, as its neighbour Austria warned it was "ready to take steps to protect its borders" against migrants.
Actresses Joely Richardson and Floella Benjamin have spoken out about how important it is for women and young girls to have a voice through the #MeToo campaign.
A female healthcare worker in England has been arrested on suspicion of murdering eight babies and the attempted murder of another six babies, according to Cheshire Police.
A murder inquiry has been launched following the death of six-year-old schoolgirl Alesha MacPhail on the Isle of Bute, police have confirmed.
A body found in woodland on an island is that of a young schoolgirl reported missing on Monday, police have confirmed.
Greenpeace crashed a Superman-shaped drone into a French nuclear plant on Tuesday to demonstrate its vulnerability to outside attacks, the environmental group said.
EIGHT fire engines and 58 firefighters and officers were called to a blaze at a block of flats in Heritage Lane, West Hampstead, north-west London.
A FEMALE healthcare worker in England has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of eight babies and the attempted murder of another six.
The British government pledged to end gay conversion therapy on Tuesday as it set out plans to improve the lives of LGBT people after a national survey found many experienced discrimination and prejudice.
Even by astronomical standards it is a discovery that is out of this world.
Angela Merkel's rebellious interior minister was looking increasingly isolated last night, after his party pledged support to the chancellor in their disagreement over migration.
A three-year-old girl who was fatally thrown from an inflatable trampoline on a beach in England had been visiting the area with her family, police said.
For the second time in a week, Malta on Monday detained a humanitarian vessel that normally rescues boat migrants off the coast of Libya, where two shipwrecks have claimed the lives of as many as 200 people in recent days.
PUBS giant Wetherspoon is backing a campaign to raise awareness of discrimination that Irish Travellers and Gypsies face in accessing bars and restaurants.
A British cabinet minister has refused to rule out extending the UK's transition out of the EU as backbenchers warned Theresa May the deadline must remain intact.
France's most famous gangster yesterday made a spectacular jailbreak with the help of three heavily armed accomplices who landed in his jail in a helicopter and flew out with him on board.
The leader of the right-wing party in Italy's populist government has told tens of thousands of supporters he wants to turn next year's European Parliament election into a referendum on immigration and job security.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel was last night fighting for her political future after her interior minister rejected the migration deal she secured with her EU counterparts last week as "ineffective".
The US ambassador to Estonia has resigned in frustration over Donald Trump's hostility to Europe, leaving a scathing review of the US president's treatment of America's allies.
An 11-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a boy aged 14 was stabbed in north London.
A young girl has died in hospital following reports she was thrown from a bouncy castle, police in the UK said.
A jailed gangster in France has escaped prison after being picked up by helicopter, according to local media.
Democratic Unionist Party leader Arlene Foster has called on Scots to back proposals to build a bridge to Northern Ireland.