Flautist Sir James Galway has been celebrated by the classical music world with a lifetime achievement honour at the annual Gramophone Awards.
Contestant Kate Henry saw her Great British Bake Off dreams crumble when she became the latest hopeful to leave the tent - after a flaky performance ...
Pointless host Alexander Armstrong has landed the starring role for the return of much-loved cartoon character Danger Mouse.
Singer and broadcaster Jamelia has said the mental scars of domestic abuse will be with her forever, as she tried to persuade women in similar ...
Tennis player Andy Murray has declared his support for the Yes campaign in the independence referendum.
The No campaign has retained a narrow lead ahead of today's Scottish independence referendum, according to the latest opinion polls.
The first half of September has been the UK's driest for more than 50 years, weather experts said today.
Firearms have been recovered by police investigating allegations of serious and organised crime.
Almost £7 million has been raised in Britain through the Ice Bucket charity challenge.
Amazon, the online retail giant, has announced a complete refresh of its tablet computer and e-reader devices, including a special child-friendly ...
British Muslims have urged Briton Alan Henning's kidnappers to "show him some mercy" as he remains under threat of beheading.
The process of replacing Shaun Wright as South Yorkshire's police and crime commissioner (PCC) will begin today.
North Korea is not accepting American offers to send a high-level envoy to seek the release of three detained Americans.
Police stepped up patrols in the Mexican resort of Los Cabos, where looters stripped many stores of goods and tens of thousands faced a fourth day ...
A vote granting authority for the US military to train and arm moderate Syrian rebels is an important step toward confronting the Islamic State (IS) ...
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's doctor says the politician has cancer.