Dundee tattooist jailed for sex offences

24 July 2014 2.32pm.

A convicted child sex offender who tattooed under-age girls before sexually assaulting them in his Dundee flat has been jailed for five years at the ...

Barclays to contest fraud lawsuit

Barclays has vowed to fight a fraud lawsuit in which New York's attorney general alleged the banking giant misled large institutional investors.

Centrica holds talks over new boss

British Gas owner Centrica today admitted it was in talks over the appointment of Iain Conn as its new boss after the announcement of his departure ...


23 years for pizza driver's killer

A "habitual street robber" who stabbed a pizza delivery driver to death for his mobile phone has been told he must serve at least 23 years in prison.

£1m a year to discuss nuclear waste

Communities could be paid millions of pounds just to consider having a facility to bury nuclear waste in their area, the Government has said.

Car parts firm in administration

Unipart Automotive - one of the UK's largest suppliers of car parts and garage equipment - has gone into administration with the loss of more than ...

Man found guilty of Jayden murder

A violent and controlling man has been found guilty of murdering his 17-year-old pregnant ex-girlfriend.

UK's growth forecast raised by IMF

The UK is on course to outpace the world's major advanced economies this year after the International Monetary Fund (IMF) raised its GDP forecast ...

52 priests defrocked for sex abuse

More than 50 priests in England and Wales have been defrocked for clerical sex abuse over the past 13 years, it has been revealed.

'North-south divide' on disability

People living in different parts of England are facing a postcode lottery when it comes to the age they should expect to be struck down with a ...