Dundee United launch probe into players’ conduct

22 October 2014 10.35pm.

Dundee United say they have launched an “internal investigation” into the actions of two of their players.

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 ...

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 ...

Six-year high for car production

The first nine months of 2014 have been the best for car manufacturing for six years despite a slight dip in production last month.

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Joss to join Poppy Appeal guard

Pop star Joss Stone will join armed forces veterans in marking the start of the Poppy Appeal today.

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.

60s cop killer Roberts to be freed

Notorious police killer Harry Roberts is to be released from prison after serving more than 45 years of a life sentence.

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 ...

Alice Gross funeral to take place

The funeral of murdered schoolgirl Alice Gross will take place today.

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 ...