Overcrowded jails have more than 1,000 convicts currently behind bars serving less than a year – but a change to sentencing rules would not dramatically reduce numbers and cost more, Scotland’s prison chief has told MSPs.
Housing minister Kit Malthouse has withdrawn from the Tory leadership race as the party changed its rules to make it harder for outsiders to stand.
Anthony Joshua will get the chance to win back his IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight titles in a rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr later this year.
England may be smarting from their momentum-draining defeat by Pakistan but Chris Woakes insists the performance was “no car crash”.
Raheem Sterling is desperate to fulfil his dream of lifting a trophy with England this summer.
England forward Daniel Sturridge will leave Anfield a “modern-day Liverpool great”, according to Reds boss Jurgen Klopp.
US President Donald Trump has held a meeting with Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage during his state visit to the UK.
Goalkeeper Liam Kelly has invoked a release clause which will see him leave Livingston.
Johanna Konta left Chris Evert speechless with the quality of her performance as she swept aside Sloane Stephens to reach a third grand slam semi-final at the French Open.
Thousands took to the streets of London to protest over Donald Trump’s arrival in the UK, on day two of the US president’s state visit.