Hostage's brother 'haunted' by face

30 January 2015 9.37pm.

The brother of murdered aid worker David Haines said he is haunted by the look on his face in video released by Islamic State (IS) militants.

'No PM pictures' on Labour posters

David Cameron will not feature on any of Labour's billboard posters during the general election campaign, the party has said as it vowed to focus on ...

Business chiefs urge taxes shake-up

Business leaders have called for big changes to taxes raising less than £5 billion, saying they should be merged or scrapped.

Councillor to defend Darling seat

An Edinburgh councillor has been selected as the candidate to stand in former chancellor Alistair Darling's seat at the general election.

'No evidence' for paedophile claims

A secret file about the sexual "proclivities" of a retired diplomat reveal that there was "no evidence" he had any sexual activity with children.

Chindits 'must be added to forces'

A new Army unit which will use psychology and social media to help Britain "fight in the information age" should not be created at the expense of ...

First Milk reassurance over crisis

The UK's largest diary firm reassured farmers today that the financial crisis which led to it delaying a £10 million payment earlier this month is ...

Ex-Bank chief tells of 'scary time'

A former deputy governor of the Bank of England has described the global financial crisis that brought economies to the brink of collapse as a "very ...

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'No PM pictures' on Labour posters

David Cameron will not feature on any of Labour's billboard posters during the general election campaign, the party has said as it vowed to focus on ...

Missing trawler search called off

The search for a missing Belgian-flagged trawler which vanished in the English Channel have been called off, the Coastguard has said.

Time running out for tax returns

Time is running out for thousands of people who have yet to file their tax returns as the midnight deadline looms.

Miss Marple actress McEwan dies

Actress Geraldine McEwan, known for playing Agatha Christie sleuth Miss Marple on television, has died aged 82.

Royals decline gay men campaign

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge today declined to get involved in a campaign to pardon tens of thousands of gay men convicted alongside Imitation ...

Boy, 17, found stabbed in street

A murder investigation has been launched after a 17-year-old boy was found fatally stabbed in a street.

'No evidence' for paedophile claims

A secret file about the sexual "proclivities" of a retired diplomat reveal that there was "no evidence" he had any sexual activity with children.