One Direction's Zayn speaks of split for first time

Zayn Malik has spoken out for the first time since he announced he was leaving One Direction and said he feels “upset” for letting the fans down.

Payne over Zayn but we're not over

One Direction star Liam Payne has described Zayn Malik’s departure as “the worst” time for the band, but reassured fans it did not spell the end for ...

Downton Abbey to end after next series, ITV announces

Downton Abbey will bow out at the end of the next series, ITV has said.

MSPs to hold energy supply inquiry

A Holyrood committee is to hold an inquiry into the security of Scotland’s energy supply in the wake of news that Longannet power station is likely ...

Five people seriously injured after coach overturns on rural Scottish road

Five people have been seriously injured after a coach carrying 32 tourists overturned on a popular route.

Woman dragged into woods and raped as she walked home

Police are hunting a man who raped a young woman as she walked home from a train station.

Top Gear producer hit by Clarkson doesn't want to press charges

The Top Gear producer attacked by Jeremy Clarkson in a fracas which cost the BBC presenter his job has said he does not want to press charges against ...

Kate performs final pre-baby visits

The Duchess of Cambridge will carry out a series of royal engagements today with the Duke - her last official public events before the birth of her ...

Pupils warned about lack of sleep ahead of exams

With the weeks swiftly ticking down to the summer exam season, a poll suggests that many teenagers are already experiencing sleepless nights.

Terminator Arnie back to the future

The Terminator and Arnold Schwarzenegger are back for another futuristic firefight and Paramount Pictures has fired up its own massive publicity ...

Faulty work found hour before New York explosion

Inspectors discovered faulty work just an hour before an apparent gas explosion destroyed a Manhattan apartment building, injuring 19 people, it has ...

Germanwings crash co-pilot 'had depression'

The investigation into the doomed Germanwings flight will focus on the co-pilot who deliberately crashed the plane amid reports he had been suffering ...