Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting
THE latest update of the research on the minimum price of alcohol (MPA) confirms that this token attempt to reduce harmful drinking has had very little effect ("Scottish ministers to consider new alcohol price hike after policy review", May 8). Alcohol Focus Scotland and many others want to push up the MPA from 50p to 65p. This approach is failing because there is no way of stopping the alcohol industry from creating as many new drinks as it likes to satisfy every palate and budget. Supermarkets
Scenes outside the Calfiornia church tageted by shooting
The Catholic archbishop in Jerusalem on Monday strongly criticised Israel's "police invasion" last week of a Christian hospital ahead of the funeral of slain Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh.
Ukraine has won this year's Eurovision contest, with the UK finishing second.
A MAN from Bournemouth has received a court bill of almost £400 for travelling on a train in London without paying the £62.30 fare.
The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for thunderstorms across Southampton.
BORIS Johnson has described legislation to tear up the Northern Ireland protocol as “insurance” and said the trade agreement needs to be “fixed”.
Jeremy Webster, arts centre deputy director, pictured throwing egg at statue of former PM in Grantham
If you like a bit of history to your retail experiences, here's where you should be heading as the UK's top 10 places for antique shopping are revealed.
Most of the top 10 fastest growing city economies by the end of 2023 will be in the South or East of England, a new report suggests.
The Labour politician said the Government was laughing at the British people after a Champagne bottle was auctioned off as a partygate souvenir.
On Saturday, over 1300 people took part in the Race for Life at Lydiard Park in Swindon.
Recent rate hikes from the Federal Reserve have come at a bad time for Hong Kong which, thanks to its US dollar peg, must follow suit despite its own flagging economy.
An Oxford based IT company is celebrating its five-year anniversary.
Prosecutor Alison Morgan QC has made her closing speech at Canterbury Crown Court.
It's been six months since President Joe Biden signed his $1 trillion infrastructure package into law
As a new initiative uses colourful floral displays to brighten people's rail journeys, here are a few more ideas to quickly boost your mood.
Michael Gove vows to end Russian property ‘racket’ Mariupol will host Eurovision in 2023, pledges Zelensky ‘Our husbands were betrayed by Ukrainian traitors’ How Putin's war exposed the folly of Macron's EU army Listen to the latest episode of our daily Ukraine podcast
A Florida man with no flying experience who kept his cool while landing a small plane says the “hand of God" was with him after the pilot collapsed at the controls
Sweden on Sunday night joined Finland in announcing its intention to join Nato, demonstrating to Russia that “aggression does not pay”, the chief of the alliance has said.