As voting got under way, some people in Barnet experienced difficulties with registration and voters were asked to "return to their polling station later if possible". A spokesman said: "We are advising people who were unable to vote this morning to return again before the polling stations close if at all possible. David Cameron arrived with his wife, Samantha, at a Westminster polling station to cast his vote and Jeremy Corbyn arrived at an Islington primary school to cast his vote.
Police launched a search for her after she went missing on Thursday night.
An elderly Afghan cleric has been arrested after he married a six-year-old girl, officials said Friday, in the latest case highlighting the scourge of child marriages in the war-battered country.
Manchester United’s £100 million ($132 million) bid for Paul Pogba goes against what football is all about, according to Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp. Klopp believes £100 million is too much to spend on a single player. “If you bring one player in for £100 million and he gets injured, then it all goes through the chimney,” Klopp said.
Saira asked James if he was a racist – and then he told others that she had called him one.
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump traded insults at opposite ends of the country, taking their fight for the White House to rival battleground states and portraying starkly different visions of America.
Scarlett Moffatt has revealed her plans to leave the house she shares with her parents on Gogglebox to settle down with boyfriend Luke Crodden. “We’re next filming Gogglebox in September,” she told Now magazine.
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Mushy from Educating Yorkshire made us a little bit emotional (again).
Ryanair has announced plans to make it mandatory for adults travelling with children under 12 to buy reserved seating. The low-cost carrier says the change, which will come into force from 1 September, is to prevent young families from being split up on busy planes and delaying departures. This was causing boarding issues as crews attempted to re-seat customers with young families, not least because Ryanair's flights this summer are said to be running at 94% capacity.
The entire fleet of the Royal Navy's most advanced warships are currently in port and not on operations, the Ministry of Defence has confirmed. A photograph showing the vessels docked in Portsmouth was published by the website UK Defence Journal. A source told Sky News that the ships had either "just got back from operations, are about to go on operations, or are having planned maintenance done".
He dropped her name on his way into the house.
A ticketholder from the UK has won the £61.1m EuroMillions jackpot, a National Lottery spokesman has said. A spokesman for the National Lottery said: "The UK's lucky streak is never ending - the £61m EuroMillions jackpot is the fourth one to be won here this year. The UK has only won 17.5% of the competition's jackpots, putting it in fourth place behind France, Spain and Portugal as the luckiest in Europe.
We all love to settle down and watch a good sitcom or drama series, but heartache eventually ensues when our favourite shows come to an end. Fear not though as there may have been some sequels to our classics which you didn’t even know about…
China General Nuclear Power Corp (CGN) on Saturday said it respects the decision of the new British government to review a nuclear power project in which it would hold a major stake, according to a statement on the company's official microblog. "We understand, given the importance of the Hinkley Point C programme to England's future energy security, that the new British Government has expressed a need for time to familiarize itself with the programme. CGN understands and respects this," the company said.
Anton Du Beke is “virtually guaranteed” to be Len Goodman’s Strictly Come Dancing replacement. The professional dancer is currently bookmakers’ favourite to take over from the head judge on the BBC One show and his fellow professional Trent Whiddon believes it’s a “done deal”. Trent - who appeared in the 2014 series - also said Anton will be keen to not be dancing every week.
Banca Monte dei Paschi (Milan: BMPS.MI - news) di Siena, which was founded in 1472, is one of a number of banks that fared worst in stress tests devised by the EU. Austria's Raiffeisen, Spain's Banco Popular and two of Ireland (Other OTC: IRLD - news) 's main banks also came out with the worst results in the European Banking Authority's test of 51 EU lenders. Two of Germany's biggest banks, Deutsche Bank (LSE: 0H7D.L - news) and Commerzbank (Xetra: CBK100 - news) , were also among the 12 weakest banks.
An aircraft wing part found in Tanzania is "highly likely" to be part of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, an Australian government minister said on Friday, in what would be the second confirmed piece of the jetliner. Flight MH370 disappeared in March 2014 with 239 passengers and crew on board shortly after taking off from Kuala Lumpur bound for Beijing. Investigators believe someone may have deliberately switched off the plane's transponder before diverting it thousands of miles off course over the Indian Ocean.
Turkey's president has told the EU and US to "mind your own business" after the West expressed concern over the crackdown on alleged coup perpetrators. There has been a purge of the civil service, military, judiciary and education sectors, and the closure of hundreds of schools and dozens of media outlets. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to take all steps "within the limits of the law" as Turkey seeks legal retribution for those suspected of involvement in the coup.
Earlier this week a by-election was held in the Devon town of Totnes - where I live - to elect a new district councillor. The election went smoothly, was well fought by all candidates, turnout was decent, and in the end the Liberal Democrat candidate won. At the count, the different parties and independents congratulated each other on a cleanly fought campaign, hugged (genuinely, this is Totnes), and went their separate ways.
A new robot builder can construct an entire house in two days - and never needs a tea break. Hadrian X is a giant truck-mounted robot that can lay up to 1,000 bricks an hour using a 30-metre arm, meaning it can stay in a single position throughout. The robot was created by Australian firm Fastbrick Robotics, and founder Mark Pivac told Perth Now: "People have been laying bricks for about 6,000 years and ever since the industrial revolution, they have tried to automate the bricklaying process.
Interior designers Adam Rolston and Drew Stuart from Incorporated Architecture & Design struggle with this obstacle frequently because they are constantly working with crowded apartments and condominiums in New York City. "A really common mistake people make is when they think they can only get a bright room by painting it a bright white," said Adam Rolston of Incorporated Architecture & Design. Incorporated Architecture & DesignStart from the ground up when you want to brighten up your home.
British Airways owner IAG had warned that post-Brexit uncertainty and a slump in the pound would likely affect its earnings
Consumer spending in France stagnated in the second quarter, having driven growth with a 1.2-percent increase in the three previous months
A new moggy on the block.
Actor Charles Lawson’s alter-ego is behind bars.