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Turkish President Says Men and Women Not Equal

Turkish President Says Men and Women Not Equal

Turkey's president has declared women are unequal to men in his latest controversial comments on women's rights.

Chuck Hagel Resigns As US Defence Secretary

Chuck Hagel Resigns As US Defence Secretary

Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down after criticism of the campaigns in Afghanistan and against the Islamic State.

Buffalo Braces For Floods After Record Snowfall

Buffalo Braces For Floods After Record Snowfall

Families are packing away their valuables and many schools are closed as Buffalo and other areas in New York state brace for possi…

Prince William To Make Visit To China

Prince William To Make Visit To China

Prince William will visit China early next year but the Duchess of Cambridge is likely to stay in the UK as she will be heavily pr…

Google Settles In 'Extreme' Trolling Case

Google Settles In 'Extreme' Trolling Case

Google has settled a case brought by a British businessman who complained about malicious comments made about him appearing in its…

'Fatberg' Hunting Hound Swaps Crime For Grime

'Fatberg' Hunting Hound Swaps Crime For Grime

A nine-stone former police dog will be used to sniff out sewer-blocking 'fatbergs' consisting of oil, fat and grease.

Russia Reveals Heavy Price Of Western Sanctions

Russia Reveals Heavy Price Of Western Sanctions

Russia's finance minister has admitted the extent of the financial pressure on the country as a result of falling oil prices and t…

'Forty Terror Plots' Foiled Since 7/7 Attacks

'Forty Terror Plots' Foiled Since 7/7 Attacks

More than 40 terror plots have been foiled by British security services since the 7/7 bombings in 2005, Theresa May has revealed.

Hostages The West Has Paid To Have Freed

Hostages The West Has Paid To Have Freed

Theresa May is moving to shut down a ransom loophole because Britain, along with the US, believes that paying to free hostages fun…

Bombs And Beheadings: Foiled Terror Attacks

Bombs And Beheadings: Foiled Terror Attacks

New laws have been proposed to stop terror attacks on UK streets. Here are some of the notable plots headed off by security servic…

BT Confirms Early Talks On Buying Back O2

BT Confirms Early Talks On Buying Back O2

BT has confirmed it is in "highly preliminary" talks about a return to the consumer mobile market by buying O2's business in the U…

Christmas 'Magical Journey' Closes After A Day

Christmas 'Magical Journey' Closes After A Day

A Christmas-themed attraction by celebrity designer Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen has been forced to close after just one day.

Dewani Defence Urges Judge To Throw Out Case

Dewani Defence Urges Judge To Throw Out Case

The defence lawyer for British businessman Shrien Dewani has argued there is little credible evidence to convict his client of the…

1D Win Top Award At American Music Awards

1D Win Top Award At American Music Awards

One Direction have won three honours at the American Music Awards, including the coveted artist of the year prize.

Ransom Ban At Heart Of New Anti-Terror Drive

Ransom Ban At Heart Of New Anti-Terror Drive

Theresa May will today promise to put an "end" to the payment of ransoms for terror groups by closing a loophole that can allow in…

Letter That Inspired Kerouac Novel Up For Sale

Letter That Inspired Kerouac Novel Up For Sale

A long-lost letter that inspired Jack Kerouac to completely rewrite On The Road will go up for sale at auction next month.

NHS Staff Stage Four-Hour Strike Over Pay

NHS Staff Stage Four-Hour Strike Over Pay

Hundreds of thousands of NHS workers, including nurses, midwives and ambulance staff, are staging four-hour strikes as part of a p…

Suitcase Murders: Briton Ruled Fit For Trial

Suitcase Murders: Briton Ruled Fit For Trial

A British banker has been ruled mentally fit to stand trial for the murder of two Indonesian women, one of whom was discovered in …

Police Shoot Dead 12-Year-Old Holding Fake Gun

Police Shoot Dead 12-Year-Old Holding Fake Gun

A police officer is under investigation after shooting dead a 12-year-old boy who pulled a replica gun from the waistband of his t…

Spying Virus May Be Work Of A 'Nation State'

Spying Virus May Be Work Of A 'Nation State'

A bug that spies on computer users may have been developed by a "nation state", according to the internet security company that un…

Warship's Drugs Bust After High Speed Chase

Warship's Drugs Bust After High Speed Chase

The Royal Navy warship HMS Argyll has seized cocaine worth £36m after a dramatic high speed chase with drug smugglers in the Cari…

Drain Baby: Mum Charged With Attempted Murder

Drain Baby: Mum Charged With Attempted Murder

A mother has been charged with attempted murder after her newborn baby was allegedly left in a drain for five days.

Police Recruit Public In Fight Against Terror

Police Recruit Public In Fight Against Terror

The UK public and businesses are being recruited in an unprecedented drive to counter the threat posed by violent extremists.

Soyuz Rocket Docks At Space Station

Soyuz Rocket Docks At Space Station

A rocket carrying astronauts from Russia, the United States and Italy has docked with the International Space Station.

Dewani Bid To Discharge Case To Be Heard

Dewani Bid To Discharge Case To Be Heard

Could honeymoon murder accused Shrien Dewani be on his way home to the UK?

Obama Urges Calm Before Key Ferguson Verdict

Obama Urges Calm Before Key Ferguson Verdict

US President Barack Obama has appealed for calm in Ferguson, Missouri.

Band Aid 30 Single At Number One In Charts

Band Aid 30 Single At Number One In Charts

Band Aid 30's single "Do They Know It's Christmas?" has gone straight to number one in the UK charts.

Nicole Kidman 'Always Happy To Play Bad Girl'

Nicole Kidman 'Always Happy To Play Bad Girl'

Oscar winner Nicole Kidman, who stars as a villain in the new Paddington Bear film, has said she is happy to play "the bad girl".

Woman Jailed Over Iran Volleyball Game Bailed

Woman Jailed Over Iran Volleyball Game Bailed

The brother of a woman jailed in Iran for attending a men's volleyball match has told Sky News her family are "over the moon" she …

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