'Moratorium needed' over fracking

A moratorium on fracking is needed amid concerns over local environmental risks and climate change, a committee of MPs has demanded.

Hoax calls target PM and GCHQ boss

A hoax caller who rang GCHQ just hours before a prank call was put through to the Prime Minister has claimed he was high on drink and drugs at the ...

Labour could sell judges' lodgings

Labour could sell off properties including luxury penthouse flats and Georgian townhouses used by senior judges and instead force them to use cheaper ...

Brand among top influential people

The Prince of Wales, comedian Russell Brand and v logger-turned-author Zoella all feature on a list of the 500 most influential people in Britain ...

Stars press PM over Syrian refugees

A host of celebrities have written an open letter to David Cameron calling on Britain to do more to help Syria's refugees find safety in the UK.

Cameron warning after Syriza win

The victory of anti-austerity party Syriza in Greece's election will "increase economic uncertainty across Europe", David Cameron has warned.

'Help firms to pay living wage'

Businesses should be given taxpayers' money or tax breaks to pay their workers a "living wage", according to the Conservatives.

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Australia knighthood for Philip

The Duke of Edinburgh has been awarded a Knighthood by Australia.

'Moratorium needed' over fracking

A moratorium on fracking is needed amid concerns over local environmental risks and climate change, a committee of MPs has demanded.

Brand among top influential people

The Prince of Wales, comedian Russell Brand and v logger-turned-author Zoella all feature on a list of the 500 most influential people in Britain ...

C of E greets first woman bishop

The Church of England's first female bishop will be consecrated today.

Abuse level revealed by Clare's Law

The abusive pasts of more than 1,300 violent partners have been revealed under a scheme rolled out nationally less than a year ago, figures obtained ...

Smoke in cockpit on easyJet flight

An easyJet flight on route to Bristol had to be diverted after smoke was reported in the cockpit.

Labour could sell judges' lodgings

Labour could sell off properties including luxury penthouse flats and Georgian townhouses used by senior judges and instead force them to use cheaper ...