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MPs to get pay rise 1.8% to £77,379

Top Stories - March 1, 2018 - 7:47am
Backbench MPs will see their salary increase to £77,379 from 1 April, standards watchdog IPSA says.

Russia describes reach of 'invincible missile'

World News - March 1, 2018 - 7:33am
President Putin reveals a weapon that, he says, is more than a match for any air or missile defence system.

Bill Gates says crypto-currencies cause deaths

Top Stories - March 1, 2018 - 7:25am
In a Reddit thread, the Microsoft founder expresses his concerns about digital currencies like Bitcoin.

Bill Gates says crypto-currencies cause deaths

Business - March 1, 2018 - 7:25am
In a Reddit thread, the Microsoft founder expresses his concerns about digital currencies like Bitcoin.

Bill Gates says crypto-currencies cause deaths

World News - March 1, 2018 - 7:25am
In a Reddit thread, the Microsoft founder expresses his concerns about digital currencies like Bitcoin.

Matteo Salvini: Northern League leader berated by mother

World News - March 1, 2018 - 7:04am
She says her two adopted children are facing racist abuse amid anti-immigrant electoral rhetoric.

Leveson Inquiry: Matt Hancock axes proposed second stage

Top Stories - March 1, 2018 - 7:02am
Labour calls the decision to axe Leveson part two a "bitter blow to the victims of press intrusion".

Alfie Dingley mum: 'I'm tired of seeing my son suffer'

Top Stories - March 1, 2018 - 6:57am
Alfie Dingley's mother wants the Home Office to allow a medical cannabis trial to treat the six-year-old.

Emir of Kano's fake Instagram account: Arrest in Nigeria

World News - March 1, 2018 - 6:53am
The Emir of Kano's fake account has more than 200,000 followers and is officially verified.

Northern Ireland terror threat to Britain lowered

Top Stories - March 1, 2018 - 6:50am
MI5 has set the threat to mainland Britain at "moderate", meaning an attack is possible but not likely.

Top Mexican tarantula exporter... is Canada

World News - March 1, 2018 - 6:45am
Canadian exporters breed their own animals for the pet market, beating Mexico into second place.

Yorkshiremen in shorts despite snowfall

Top Stories - March 1, 2018 - 6:34am
Shorts are still the order of the day for some men in Yorkshire despite the sub-zero temperatures.

Apartheid-era flag: Nelson Mandela Foundation seeks ban

World News - March 1, 2018 - 6:33am
The foundation has asked the court in South Africa to ban "gratuitous" displays of the flag.

Snow in Europe: Icy blizzards stall transport networks

World News - March 1, 2018 - 6:26am
Geneva's airport shuts down temporarily and drivers in France report being stranded for 24 hours.

In pictures: Snow storm sweeps UK

Top Stories - March 1, 2018 - 6:25am
Blizzards, biting winds and significant travel disruption continues.

Near miss as bus swerves to avoid car in Edinburgh

Top Stories - March 1, 2018 - 6:14am
The footage of a bus narrowly avoiding a car was filmed in Fairmilehead in Edinburgh.

France grandfather admits 40 rapes and sex assaults

Top Stories - March 1, 2018 - 6:09am
The arrest of the 57-year-old shocks a small town where the mayor says he was a "well liked" man.

France grandfather admits 40 rapes and sex assaults

World News - March 1, 2018 - 6:09am
The arrest of the 57-year-old shocks a small town where the mayor says he was a "well liked" man.

India breastfeeding magazine cover ignites debate

World News - March 1, 2018 - 6:03am
A magazine featuring a model holding a baby to her bare breast divides opinion.

Afghanistan arrests 'German Taliban fighter' in Helmand

World News - March 1, 2018 - 6:03am
If confirmed, it would be a rare case of a European fighting alongside insurgents in Afghanistan.

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