Call centre worker Stevi Ritchie has become the latest contestant to leave The X Factor, leaving just five acts to battle it out to be champion.
Steve Backshall said Strictly Come Dancing has taken its toll upon his physique.
Band Aid 30's Do They Know It's Christmas? - which features a host of stars - stormed to the top of the singles chart today.
Oscar-winning beauty Nicole Kidman was among the stars to brave the pouring rain at the premiere of Paddington the movie today.
The family of an 11-year-old boy who died after being hit by a van on a dual carriageway have said they are "totally devastated" by his death.
Candidates for the Scottish Labour leadership have made a plea for party unity regardless of the outcome of the contest.
A body has been found by police searching for a missing man.
A man is in a serious condition in hospital after an "horrific" attack by three teenagers.
Persistent downpours over southern England have caused localised flooding and raised fears of more, with many areas receiving up to an inch of rain.
Talking therapy can prevent people bent on suicide from stepping over the brink, a study has found.
Pensioner poverty has fallen over the past decade but there has been a big increase in the number of younger people living in poverty, according to a ...
Picket lines will be mounted outside hospitals today as hundreds of thousands of health workers including midwives, nurses, radiographers, cleaners ...
A Russian capsule carrying three astronauts from Russia, the United States and Italy has blasted off for the International Space Station.
Vladimir Putin has said he will not remain Russia's president for life and will step down in line with the constitution no later than 2024, according ...
A 12-year-old boy brandishing what turned out to be a replica gun died today after he was shot by a US police officer responding to an emergency call ...
A suicide bomber attacked a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan today, killing at least 45 people, officials said.