Dundee United launch probe into players’ conduct

22 October 2014 10.35pm.

Dundee United have launched an internal investigation into the alleged role of two of its players in an incident that left the club’s former ...

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.

Too many workplaces 'perform badly'

Britain has too many poor-performing workplaces where staff are treated badly, underpaid, over-worked and ignored, according to a new report.

EU targets 'to raise power bills'

Energy targets set by Brussels will force up annual household gas and electricity bills by £149 within six years, research has found.

Commanders slam Afghan campaign

British commanders have given a damning assessment of the military campaign in Afghanistan, admitting that at times troops were so stretched there ...

PM: EU must do more to fight Ebola

David Cameron is to urge fellow EU leaders to do more to tackle Ebola in west Africa, warning that failure to halt the killer disease there would ...

Estate agent warns of slowdown

A profits warning by estate agent Foxtons provided more firm evidence today that the capital's property market is cooling.

Confidence 'low' in pensions sector

Consumer confidence in the pensions industry remains low as the Government prepares to shake up the sector, research by consumer group Which? has ...

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Stone joins Cenotaph Poppy vigil

Pop star Joss Stone pledged her support for this year's Poppy appeal by joining soldiers at a special vigil marking the start of the Royal British ...

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.

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.

Police-killer Roberts 'to be freed'

Notorious police killer Harry Roberts is to be released from prison within days - despite being warned by a judge that he faced dying in jail.

Make use of older workers - Charles

The UK's older workforce should be better utilised for the benefit of the country and their own financial well-being, a report being launched today ...

Town falls silent for Alice funeral

A town centre fell silent today for murdered teenager Alice Gross's funeral cortege.

Photobomb named word of the year

Photobomb, an action brought to the nation's consciousness by a host of famous figures from Jennifer Lawrence to the Queen, has been named the word ...