Bomb squad called to tower block

A tower block has been evacuated as bomb disposal crews investigate the discovery of "suspicious items".

19 Apr 2014 4.00am

Health and safety cases ridiculed

A Government minister has written to schools and councils to highlight a spate of "ridiculous" health and safety excuses including a ban on girls ...

19 Apr 2014 1.01am

Tower block evacuated in bomb probe

A tower block has been evacuated as bomb disposal crews investigate the discovery of "suspicious items".

18 Apr 2014 11.01pm

John Lewis to celebrate 150 years

John Lewis is to mark its 150th anniversary with a celebration of the company's growth from a humble draper's shop to a £4 billion international ...

19 Apr 2014 1.02am

Payouts to teachers on the rise

Teachers were awarded tens of millions of pounds in compensation last year, after bringing claims for accidents, attacks and discrimination at work.

19 Apr 2014 1.02am

Data sharing 'borderline insane'

Government plans to share taxpayers' data with private firms were condemned as "borderline insane" by a senior Tory MP.

19 Apr 2014 1.02am

Hardy to play Kray twins in film

Hollywood star Tom Hardy has confirmed he will play both Kray twins in a new film about the East End gangsters.

18 Apr 2014 3.01pm

Goldberg column backs marijuana

Whoopi Goldberg has said she loves her marijuana-vapourising pen.

18 Apr 2014 1.02am

What are you trying to say, Ozzy?

Ozzy Osbourne and Lady Gaga's songs leave fans scratching their heads - the singers have topped a poll of acts whose lyrics people find most ...

18 Apr 2014 1.01am

Captain faces charges over sinking

The captain of a ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 people missing or dead, has been arrested on suspicion of negligence and ...

19 Apr 2014 5.00am

Allergy-hit Cyrus postpones US tour

Miley Cyrus is postponing her US tour while she recovers from an allergic reaction to antibiotics, but will resume her performances in August.

19 Apr 2014 3.00am

58 killed in S Sudan UN base attack

An attack on a UN peacekeeping base in South Sudan has killed 58 people and injured about 100 others, a UN official said.

19 Apr 2014 2.00am