A second person has been charged with the murder of Omid Saidy after he was stabbed to death in a west London street after asking a drug dealer to move on.
As part of the mayor of London’s bid to tackle the city’s toxic air crisis, the new toxicity charge is set to roll out.
Leading employment lawyers and equality campaigners are calling for a legislative change to make it easier for victims of sexual harassment to take legal action against their abusers.
British Prime Minister Theresa May won a modest reprieve in stalled Brexit talks on Friday, with European Union leaders signalling their readiness to move the negotiations forward in the coming months. EU leaders said at a summit in Brussels that they would begin preparations to move into "phase
French President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday that work on settling Britain's financial obligations to the EU when it leaves was not even halfway done. "A lot is in the hands of Theresa May," Macron said in a news conference at the end of an EU summit.
Despite domestic abuse being of "personal importance" to Theresa May, women fleeing violence are struggling to find a space in a refuge and can end up sleeping rough. The charity Women's Aid says almost a fifth of specialist refuges have closed since 2010, meaning victims of domestic abuse
Parking charges for those picking up and dropping off passengers at some of the UK's busiest airports have been hiked up to "eye-watering" levels, a study has found. Eight of the top 20 airports have increased tariffs this year, according to the research by motoring firm RAC, which advised
A full Spice Girls reunion may still be just a pipe dream, but four of the original five are appearing together again. Mel C has enlisted the help of former bandmates Victoria Beckham, Emma Bunton and Geri Horner for her latest single Room For Love, with the trio appearing in the single's video.
British MPs have accused Donald Trump of "fearmongering" and of making "inflammatory and ignorant statements" after he claimed a rise in UK crime was caused by "radical Islamic terror". Among a number of comments on social media, co-leader of the Green Party, Caroline Lucas
Storm Brian is set to batter the British Isles this weekend - with the prospects of gusts of up to 70mph and flooding along the coast. Sky's weather producer Jo Robinson said the second named storm of the season, caused by a "weather bomb" of low pressure in the Atlantic, will be a "
LONDON/MONTREAL (Reuters) - A deal giving Airbus SE a controlling stake in Bombardier Inc's CSeries jets should lead to extra work for the Canadian planemaker's factory in Northern Ireland, UK Business Secretary Greg Clark said on Friday after meeting with executives from both companies.
Storm Brian has already hit the west coast of Ireland and will be crossing the Irish Sea tonight. Communities across the British Isles are battening down the hatches in anticipation of Storm Brian, just days after three people died in hurricane-force winds and hundreds of thousands were left without
McDonald stabbed a 31-year-old man in the left side of his head and his chest after trying to steal the handbag of the man’s female friend. Jermaine McDonald, 26, was found guilty of assault causing grievous bodily harm, robbery and attempted robbery at Inner London crown court on Friday for the attack
Communities across the UK are battening down the hatches with sandbags and barricades in preparation for the arrival of Storm Brian.
A drug dealer who was caught with a £1m stolen painting and a £450,000 stash of cocaine and ecstasy has been jailed for eight years and eight months. Harry Fisher, 28, of Kingston upon Thames, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to supply class A drugs and acquiring criminal property. The work, by Sir Stanley
A majority of Ryanair pilots at its largest base have rejected management's offer of improved pay and conditions, the airline said on Friday, dealing a blow to its efforts to address a recent pilot shortage. It responded by promising pilots significant improvements in pay and conditions, exceeding
Clive Lewis, who has apologised after footage emerged of him making derogatory comments. The Labour MP Clive Lewis has apologised for using a misogynist phrase at a Labour party conference fringe event last month after being criticised by several prominent female colleagues. Video from the Momentum
Police are to resume the search for missing RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague at a landfill site next week. Officers from Suffolk Constabulary have confirmed they will continue searching for the 23-year-old at the Milton landfill site from Monday. The extended search, expected to take four to six weeks
Oxford and Cambridge have been accused of failing to engage in serious debate over their lack of diversity by the former education minister David Lammy, who first highlighted the issue with data obtained by freedom of information requests. The Labour MP said the universities had been “trying to make
Police in Scotland are looking into allegations a controversial division of Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), set up to restore struggling companies to health, broke the law in its dealings with them. More than 90% of the firms put into RBS' Global Restructuring Group (GRG), established after the financial
John Caudwell, the founder of Phones 4U, said the breakdown of his relationship with a trusted business adviser who he regarded as a “best friend” was like suffering a “bereavement”, the high court has heard. Caudwell was giving evidence at the high court on Friday in his legal battle with French businesswoman