Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has banned protesters from wearing masks in a hardening of the government’s stance on the territory’s most disruptive crisis since it reverted to Chinese rule in 1997.
US president Donald Trump has publicly encouraged China to investigate his Democratic political rival Joe Biden.
The Home Secretary has asked a police watchdog to review the actions of the Met during Operation Midland.
A British-Iranian woman jailed in Iran is to send her daughter home to the UK to start school, it has been reported.
Masked pro-democracy protesters have marched in central Hong Kong ahead of an expected ban on wearing face masks amid months of anti-government rallies.
Traces of DNA have been found on a length of rope wrapped around bin liners containing the body of Melanie Hall, police have revealed.
Household cooking fats and hygiene products played a pivotal role in the formation of the giant fatberg found lurking under a seaside town, scientists have revealed.
A pilot with more than 7,000 hours of experience flying a B-17 and his co-pilot were among seven people killed when the bomber crashed after encountering mechanical trouble on takeoff.
Ireland will hand Jordi Murphy the “best chance” to shake off his rib injury and stay at the World Cup.
The Home Secretary has asked a police watchdog to investigate Scotland Yard’s disastrous investigation into fabricated claims of a VIP paedophile ring in Westminster.