Tory MP suspended over alleged misuse of funds
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 10:11:14 GMT
Fylde MP Mark Menzies strongly disputes claims he asked a party volunteer for £5,000 to pay "bad people".
Ukraine warns of WW3 ahead of stalled US aid vote
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 02:13:03 GMT
Denys Shmyhal tells the BBC his country desperately needs the US to approve long-stalled security assistance.
Scotland's under-18s gender clinic pauses puberty blockers
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 10:07:59 GMT
It follows a landmark review of gender services in England which warned of a lack of research.
The West says China makes too much. Its workers disagree
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 00:22:21 GMT
Migrants are caught in China's manufacturing battles with the West, as Beijing tries to save its economy.
Scotland to ditch key climate change target
Wed, 17 Apr 2024 20:32:52 GMT
The Scottish government is to scrap its flagship target of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 75% by 2030.
'I miss her hugs': Warwick Davis's tribute to wife
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 08:09:23 GMT
The Harry Potter actor describes his wife Samantha as his "favourite human" after she dies aged 53.
Major disruption grips Dubai airport as Gulf storms persist
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 07:46:43 GMT
"It remains an incredibly challenging time," says the head of the world's second busiest airport.
'We don't need to research Horizon': Lawyer's 2014 email shown to inquiry
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 08:04:04 GMT
Rodric Williams, who still works for the company, was a Post Office lawyer as the scandal developed.
Sainsbury's worker sacked for not paying for bags
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 08:53:26 GMT
The employee said he had pressed the "zero bags used" button accidentally when shopping.
Police bust cyber gang accused of worldwide fraud
Wed, 17 Apr 2024 23:46:55 GMT
Police took down the international scam on Tuesday and say there could be up to 70,000 UK victims.
GP could be struck off after Just Stop Oil protest
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 05:40:32 GMT
Dr Sarah Benn from Birmingham was part of a demonstration at the Kingsbury oil terminal in 2022.
'My son had a stroke when he was 12 minutes old'
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 05:22:16 GMT
The implentation of a UK childhood stroke registry is critical, a paediatric consultant says.
Ballerinas break world record standing 'en pointe'
Wed, 17 Apr 2024 21:20:52 GMT
Ballerinas from around the world gather to break Guinness World record for 'en pointe' dancers.
No, cloud seeding didn't cause the Dubai floods
Wed, 17 Apr 2024 18:24:50 GMT
Dubai has been hit by record floods, sparking misleading speculation about cloud seeding.
I thought it was beginner's luck - but I'm a whisky supertaster
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 05:16:44 GMT
Megan Brown usually picks up more flavours than more experienced male counterparts at whisky tastings.
The mega-pastor pushing anti-vaccine conspiracy theories
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 01:54:49 GMT
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is targeting the new malaria vaccines as African countries start their rollout.
Deadly Africa heat caused by human-induced warming
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 04:00:32 GMT
Extreme heat linked to the deaths of hundreds of people would not have happened without global warming.
Councils to watch in the 2024 local elections
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 00:19:32 GMT
Where might the main political parties make gains and losses in the local elections on 2 May?
Why a truck driver flew over LA in a garden chair
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 01:46:47 GMT
Larry Walters' flight, using a garden chair and helium balloons, is celebrated in a stage musical.
British Asian artists hope for chart show boost
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 00:08:57 GMT
Rising musicians say the dedicated top 40 could help take unknown singers into the mainstream.