The outgoing Iraqi parliament ahead of elections
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The outgoing Iraqi parliament ahead of elections
Councils face call to prioritise gang victims for rehousing. FoI research finds threats or links to crime put 26,500 people at risk of homelessness in England and Wales
Inflation is at all-time highs and global supply chain issues persist
A monumental project to memorialise one of the Holocaust’s most shameful episodes has been complicated by scandal and geopolitics, reports Oliver Carroll in Kiev
No Bounds festival review – Sheffield’s electro-industrial heart is still beating. Various venues, SheffieldFrom brass bands in the bus station to thunderous techno in a former gun-barrel factory, this wildly innovative festival perfectly welded past to present
Jeff Fortenberry denies lying to FBI about illegal campaign donations
LONDON (Reuters) -The UK aviation regulator said Britain's biggest airport Heathrow will not be permitted to raise passenger charges by as much as it had wanted, but airlines opposed the scale of the hike as the hub and carriers battle to recover pandemic-linked losses. COVID-19 has restricted flying for more than 18 months, placing huge financial strains on Heathrow and airlines like its biggest user, British Airways, and putting airport charges at the centre of a bitter row. Airlines on Tuesday criticised the UK's Civil Aviation Authority's (CAA) initial proposals for Heathrow to be allowed to charge as much as 50% more per passenger over the 2022-2027 period.
Army veteran Dennis Hutchings died in Belfast on Monday after contracting Covid-19 while he was on trial over a 1974 Troubles shooting.
Progressive prosecutors around the country are increasingly declaring they just won’t enforce some GOP-backed state laws
Five people killed in a small Norwegian town last week were all stabbed to death and not shot with a bow and arrows as initially suspected, police said on Monday. Three people were also injured, including an off-duty police officer who was shot with the bow and arrow in the early phase of the 35-minute rampage. "Five people were killed with stabbing weapons," police inspector Per Thomas Omholt told a news conference.
Mary Berry will be made a Dame Commander by the Prince of Wales for a lifetime of cooking, writing and baking. The leading cookery writer and broadcaster has published more than 50 books during a career spanning more than five decades and will be honoured during a Windsor Castle investiture ceremony. Dame Mary is also recognised for her charity work and is patron of Child Bereavement UK.
Alonso and Vettel have six F1 titles between them, but none were won with the Italian team
Emiliano Sala: Man pleads guilty to charge relating to flight which killed footballer
A welcome ceremony for the Olympic flame was held in Beijing on Wednesday after it arrived in the Chinese capital from Greece ahead of the 2022 Winter Games. While the flame will be put on display over the next few months, organisers said a three-day torch relay is scheduled to start on February 2nd with around 1,200 torchbearers in Beijing and two nearby venue cities before the Games begin on February 4.
‘I was just breathing very hard, shaking, begging the dispatcher to please get his cops here, please,’ says traumatised mother Keane Winchester
Jodie Whittaker said she was "crying her eyes out" during her final days on the Doctor Who set. Showrunner Chris Chibnall is also set to leave the programme and will be replaced by Russell T Davies, who was behind the show's revival in 2005.
A sheriff’s deputy rescued a three-year-old boy from a burning house in Palm Coast, Florida, on October 17.Deputy Marcus Dawson arrived at the scene of the fire, and while checking out the perimeter he noticed movement from inside the building, the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office said.Upon further inspection, he found a little boy hiding from the smoke under a blanket, watching cartoons on a phone.The sheriff’s office said the father of the boy had gone to pick up dinner and left the child at home with an older sibling, before the fire ignited in the kitchen.The youngster immediately received medical attention, and all three residents of the home were safe. Credit: Flagler County Sheriff’s Office via Storyful
The 1/10 scale car is fitted with a tiny hydrogen powertrain.
James Craig’s walking aid was auctioned just weeks after Michael Collins’ stick sold for more than £50,000.
Households are being offered £5,000 grants to replace gas boilers with environmentally friendly heat pumps.
‘Your words have consequences. Stop telling lies, Biden did not win, he will not be president. We are not white supremacists’