Joss to join Poppy Appeal guard

Pop star Joss Stone will join armed forces veterans in marking the start of the Poppy Appeal today.

23 Oct 2014 7.48am

Red Cross rejects Ukip song cash

A leading charity has said it will refuse proceeds from sales of a controversial Ukip-supporting song as it is party political and contains an attack ...

22 Oct 2014 12.04pm

Soulful Sam is big Mobo winner

Chart-topping soul singer Sam Smith dedicated his triumph to his parents after celebrating being the big winner at the Mobo Awards.

23 Oct 2014 1.04am

People don't know me now: Renee Zellweger

Renee Zellweger has said she looks different because she is "living a different, happy, more fulfilling life".

Bellingham tells of Christmas hopes during final TV interview

The late Lynda Bellingham was today seen poignantly describing the details of the Christmas she would never see during her final TV interview.

House building strongest since 2007

House-building activity is at its strongest levels since 2007 as the recovery broadens out beyond London to the rest of the UK, an industry body has ...

23 Oct 2014 1.03am

PM criticised over blasphemy case

Lawyers representing the family of a man on death row in Pakistan for blasphemy have accused the Prime Minister of making a "dangerous mistake" at a ...

22 Oct 2014 6.03pm

Overseas tourists increase 16%

The number of overseas visitors coming to Scotland in the first six months of the year was up by 16% as the country saw a substantial rise in those ...

23 Oct 2014 1.03am

Call to cut VAT in tourism sector

The UK Government is being urged to slash VAT for businesses such as hotels, visitor attractions and restaurants in a bid to build on the success ...

23 Oct 2014 1.03am

Engineering award for Kelpies site

The development of the site containing Scotland's newest cultural landmark, The Kelpies, has won a national engineering award.

22 Oct 2014 9.03pm

60s cop killer Roberts to be freed

Notorious police killer Harry Roberts is to be released from prison after serving more than 45 years of a life sentence.

23 Oct 2014 6.46am

Alice Gross funeral to take place

The funeral of murdered schoolgirl Alice Gross will take place today.

23 Oct 2014 4.31am

Ukip 'set for big by-election win'

Ukip is on course for a resounding victory in the Rochester and Strood by-election with a new poll putting the party 13 points ahead.

23 Oct 2014 1.04am

Schumacher recovery 'possible'

A doctor who treated Michael Schumacher for nearly six months after his skiing accident says the Formula One star is no longer in a coma, and ...

23 Oct 2014 8.48am

£565k for 1970s Apple - Jobs done!

A vintage Apple computer that was one of only 50 made in Steve Jobs' garage in 1976 has sold for 905,000 dollars (£565,000) at auction in New York ...

23 Oct 2014 3.48am

Ottawa gunman converted to Islam

A masked gunman who killed a soldier at Canada's war memorial and stormed parliament before being shot dead by the ceremonial sergeant-at-arms was an ...

23 Oct 2014 4.31am

Intruder jumps White House fence

A 23-year-old man is in custody after climbing over the White House fence and attacking Secret Service guard dogs unleashed by agents.

23 Oct 2014 3.48am

Baby killed in Jerusalem car attack

A Palestinian with a history of anti-Israel violence slammed his car into a crowded railway station in Jerusalem, killing a three-month-old baby girl ...

23 Oct 2014 3.48am