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What now for UK-France security relations?
RAF helicopters to Mali, French troops to Estonia, spy chiefs sharing intelligence. When it comes to defence and security, the Anglo-French entente cordiale has rarely been closer as their political leaders meet for their annual summit.
today 02:47
'Let nature take its course' Glasgow Starbucks shamed for vile comment to schoolgirl trying to feed homeless boy

A kindhearted schoolgirl has blasted Starbucks after a barista told her to "let nature take its course" when she bought a sandwich for a homeless teenager shivering outside.

Amy McIlroy, 14, from Hamilton said she felt "disgusted" after the shop worker callously

today 02:38
‘House of horror’ dad ‘creepily watched sister-in-law shower’
A CHILD-TORTURE accused dad spied on his wife’s sister as she showered, according to explosive claims.
today 01:29
WWE and Playboy legend to make shock return to the ring
ONE of the WWE’s most popular ever divas is making a shock return to the squared circle.
today 00:26
Who was Meghan Markle married to? Meet her ex-husband Trevor Engelson
MEGHAN Markle will soon become a member of the royal family when she marries Prince Harry on May 19. However it is not the first time the Suits’ actress has been married. So who was the actress married to and how long were they together?
today 23:59
Vile teen thug caged for shoving tot in to wall and threatening to throw him out window

A violent teenager who disgustingly threatened to throw a toddler out of a window has been caged after a court ruled he should never have walked free in the first place.

Vile Joshua Ingram, 18, of Grimsby, caused outrage when he swaggered out of the town's Crown Court with a smirk on his

today 23:29
'North Korea IS hurting' USA warns sanctions will cripple Kim's rogue state
NORTH Korea is "really starting to hurt" under international sanctions, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has warned amid the first signs Kim Jong-un's rogue state could be starting to buckle in the face of increasing international pressure.
today 22:56
Spanish PM's popularity plummets to historic low as Catalan crisis threatens future
SPANISH Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s popularity is plummeting in the wake of the Catalan crisis as an opinion poll shows how his party has suffered amid the split between Barcelona and Madrid.
yesterday 21:53
‘Terrified’ residents hit with £2MILLION bill to replace cladding after Grenfell Tower
OUTRAGED residents have been hit with a huge £2million bill to replace cladding on the side of their building after tests revealed it was similar to the highly flammable type that surrounded Grenfell Tower.
yesterday 20:50
Drivers warned 'stay off roads' as heavy snow forecast
Scotland and Northern Ireland have already experienced huge disruption this week, and forecasters warn there is more to come.
yesterday 20:23
California family torture case EXPLAINED: What has happened so far?
DAVID Allen Turpin and his wife Louise Anna have been arrested in California accused of starving and imprisoning their children after police found their 13 malnourished siblings chained up in their family home. Here is a breakdown of what we know so far.
yesterday 19:47
EU WITHDRAWAL BILL: Labour amendments fail as MPs REBEL against Corbyn
THE EU Withdrawal Bill has passed through the House of Commons as a series of amendments to the Brexit bill were voted down as Tory MPs rallied around Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn faced his own rebellion over membership of the single market.
yesterday 19:47
International Trade Minister Greg Hands Reveals His Son Wept Over Brexit Vote
Nine-year-old feared dad and German mother would separate
yesterday 19:26
YouTube star Chrissy Chambers wins revenge porn damages in first case of its kind
The LA-based online celebrity crowdfunds her case against a British ex-boyfriend and receives substantial damages.
yesterday 19:20
Heavily pregnant mum bought ticket then lay on tracks killing herself and unborn baby
THE heavily pregnant wife of a church caretaker lay down on tracks and waited for a high-speed train to hit her, a coroner heard.
yesterday 19:11
China sails aircraft carrier past Taiwan after leader warns of military expansion
CHINA has upped the pressure on neighbouring Taiwan by sailing an aircraft carrier through the strait which divides the two countries in an unmistakeable show of strength as tensions escalate in the region.
yesterday 18:44
ISIS jihadi brides take authorities to COURT as they demand to RETURN from Syria
THE wives and children of jihadists captured by Kurdish forces in Syria have filed a legal complaint against the French authorities for refusing to repatriate them.
yesterday 18:44
'He was the nicest lad you could meet' - friends mourn crossbow murder victim Shane

Shane Gilmer, 30, was killed at his home - his friends now want to raise money for his family

School friends of murdered Shane Gilmer have spoken of their heartache describing him as "the nicest lad you could meet".

The father-of-three, who grew up in Goole, tragically died

yesterday 18:23
'He was the nicest lad you could meet' - friends mourn crossbow murder victim Shane

Shane Gilmer, 30, was killed at his home - his friends now want to raise money for his family

School friends of murdered Shane Gilmer have spoken of their heartache describing him as "the nicest lad you could meet".

The father-of-three, who grew up in Goole, tragically died

yesterday 18:23
REVEALED: Brit supermarkets reduce items with yellow stickers at THESE times
THE days of hoping to arrive at the supermarket at the same time reduced stock is put out can now be a thing of the past.
yesterday 18:08
EU heavyweights Macron and Merkel to discuss FUTURE of bloc
EMMANUEL Macron is set to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Paris on Friday to talk “about the future of Europe and upcoming priorities”, the office of the French leader has announced amid a showdown with the UK.
yesterday 17:41
Snow roller - nature's own snowball
It might look like someone has been out having fun but the "snow roller" is created naturally.
yesterday 17:20
Ex-Wales boss Gary Speed 'one of four men coached by Barry Bennell who killed themselves'
EX-WALES manager Gary Speed was one of four men coached by Barry Bennell who took their own life, a court has heard
yesterday 17:05
North Korea could turn to dealing deadly CRYSTAL METH to fund its weapons programmes
NORTH Korea could become the world’s biggest crystal meth dealer if the rogue state’s army of highly trained hackers turn their talents to peddling the deadly drug on the dark web, a money laundering expert has warned.
yesterday 16:38
Gary Speed 'among four men coached by Barry Bennell who took own life'
One of Bennell's victims has told a court he tried to get in touch with Speed's parents after he hanged himself in 2011.
yesterday 16:11
Scottish drivers warned 'all travel should be avoided' as Met Office issues new warning for tonight

Scotland's transport minister Humza Yousaf told MSPs at Holyrood that following a new Met Office amber warning for Wednesday evening, Police Scotland were upgrading their travel warning from stage three to a stage four.

He said: "All travel should be avoided on parts of the trunk road

yesterday 16:08
Mum woke up to man HAVING SEX with her and was so ‘ashamed’ she THANKED him
A MUM-of-four has spoken out about a distressing sexual encounter that left her so “ashamed” she “didn’t tell anyone”.
yesterday 16:02
BREAKING: Car ploughs into pedestrian in city centre – air ambulance deployed
A PEDESTRIAN has been run down by a car in a city centre and air lifted to hospital with serious injuries.
yesterday 16:02
Daily News
Why I took my wife's last name
These days many women keep their own name when they marry, and couples are increasingly opting for a double-barrelled or merged name. But men who take their wife's surname are still quite rare. Kirstie Brewer spoke to three.
today 02:47
Parents 'shelling out for free nursery scheme'
Parents are subsidising a new flagship "free" nursery scheme for three- and four-year-olds in England from their own pockets, a survey suggests.
today 02:47
Report: Screen all women over 30 for faulty cancer gene
Barts Cancer Institute research estimates around 83,000 cancers could be prevented if all women over 30 were screened.
today 02:41
Rangers have rediscovered their identity and Bruno Alves should be a victim of this strategy – the Keith Jackson podcast

Rangers have steamrolled through the window and made it one of opportunity.

Out has gone the awful Carlos Pena (to call him mercurial would be undeserved) and in has come a series of signings that will undoubtedly improve Graeme Murty’s side.

Jamie Murphy and Jason Cummings are

today 02:38
West Lothian Council's new £4million Linlithgow Partnership Centre - Tam Dalyell House has opened

The new Linlithgow Partnership Centre has opened.

The new centre, which is called Linlithgow Partnership Centre – Tam Dalyell House – has brought a number of local services under one roof and has breathed new life into one of the town’s most prominent and historic

today 02:38
Cops seize £250,000 of cannabis during raid on Parkhead flat in Glasgow

Around £250,000 worth of cannabis has been seized by police.

The drugs were recovered from a flat in Glasgow during an operation on Tuesday.

At around 2pm, detectives searched the Dervaig Street property and discovered the stash, believed to be cannabis with a street value

today 02:38
Former Smyllum Park orphanage nun admits slapping kids but says it was 'for good reason'

A nun has admitted slapping children at a controversial care home.

But the sister said she was “gentle” and only ever slapped kids on the hand.

Scotland’s Child Abuse Inquiry in Edinburgh heard the nun was at Smyllum Park orphanage in Lanark from the early 60s until 1971.

today 02:38
The nomination deadline is approaching for the Scottish Learning Disability Awards – here's how to enter

WHETHER in the workplace, at school or college, or in their local community, people with learning disabilities are underestimated, underrepresented and sometimes actively discriminated against.

And that’s why the Scottish Commission for Learning Disability (SCLD) are aiming to highlight

today 02:38
Coronation Street legend Martin Platt makes dramatic comeback after 13 years away as actor Sean Wilson returns for harrowing storyline

Coronation Street legend Martin Platt will make a dramatic return to the cobbles as part of son David's harrowing rape storyline.

Actor Sean Wilson, who first joined the ITV soap in 1985 aged 19, was last seen on screen in 2005 before he left Weatherfield for Liverpool with new girlfriend

today 02:38
Coronation Street legend Martin Platt makes dramatic comeback after 13 years away as actor Sean Wilson returns for harrowing storyline

Coronation Street legend Martin Platt will make a dramatic return to the cobbles as part of son David's harrowing rape storyline.

Actor Sean Wilson, who first joined the ITV soap in 1985 aged 19, was last seen on screen in 2005 before he left Weatherfield for Liverpool with new girlfriend

today 02:38
Former Wales boss Gary Speed 'one of four men who killed themselves' after being coached by Barry Bennell

Former Wales manager Gary Speed was one of four men who went on to take their own lives after being coached by Barry Bennell, a court has heard.

Liverpool Crown Court heard evidence from a victim who Bennell had admitted abusing in 1998, when he was jailed for nine years.

He told

today 02:38
Italian prince crushed to death at Scotch Corner by German lorry

An Italian aristocrat was crushed to death under the wheels of a lorry in London while riding a customised 'fixie' cycle with no front brakes, an inquest heard.

Filippo Corsini, 21, heir to a Florentine noble family, died after being run over by a German lorry at Scotch Corner, near

today 02:38
Liverpool star Jon Flanagan rapped for booting girlfriend in vicious attack

Footballer Jon Flanagan was yesterday ordered to do 40 hours of unpaid work for beating up his girlfriend.

The Liverpool player pleaded guilty at Liverpool Magistrates’ Court earlier this month to the common assault of Rachael Wall.

The 25-year-old defender kicked his partner in

today 02:38
England fans visiting Russia for World Cup warned not to drive
ENGLAND football supporters driving to World Cup games have been warned Russian highways are lethal.
today 02:32
Mysterious warplane that SMASHES sound barrier ’REVEALED’ in shocking ‘slip of the tongue’
A TOP-SECRET warplane may soon be deployed to battlefields across the globe after a supposed slip of the tongue sent defence observers into a frenzy that it had been built.
today 02:32
BREAKING: Donald Trump’s Fake News Awards ‘BREAK the Internet’ as website CRASHES
DONALD Trump’s Fake News Awards have caused the Republican Party’s website to crash after experiencing unprecedented amounts of traffic, it has been revealed.
today 02:05
REVEALED: Origins of MYSTERIOUS cigar-shaped alien asteroid that baffled Stephen Hawking
THE MYSTERIOUS origins of the cigar-shaped alien asteroid, called Oumuamua, have finally been revealed by Fabo Feng, a University of Hertfordshire academic.
today 02:05
Are the days of loyalty cards numbered after Tesco's change?
As soon as Tesco said it was cutting some of its Clubcard rewards, customers started venting their anger.
today 01:44
Latest news from Great Britain
today 02:47 Why I took my wife's last name
today 02:47 Parents 'shelling out for free nursery scheme'
today 02:47 What now for UK-France security relations?
today 02:41 Report: Screen all women over 30 for faulty cancer gene
today 02:38 Rangers have rediscovered their identity and Bruno Alves should be a victim of this strategy – the Keith Jackson podcast
today 02:38 West Lothian Council's new £4million Linlithgow Partnership Centre - Tam Dalyell House has opened
today 02:38 Cops seize £250,000 of cannabis during raid on Parkhead flat in Glasgow
today 02:38 Former Smyllum Park orphanage nun admits slapping kids but says it was 'for good reason'
today 02:38 The nomination deadline is approaching for the Scottish Learning Disability Awards – here's how to enter
today 02:38 Coronation Street legend Martin Platt makes dramatic comeback after 13 years away as actor Sean Wilson returns for harrowing storyline
today 02:38 Coronation Street legend Martin Platt makes dramatic comeback after 13 years away as actor Sean Wilson returns for harrowing storyline
today 02:38 Former Wales boss Gary Speed 'one of four men who killed themselves' after being coached by Barry Bennell
today 02:38 Italian prince crushed to death at Scotch Corner by German lorry
today 02:38 Liverpool star Jon Flanagan rapped for booting girlfriend in vicious attack
today 02:38 'Let nature take its course' Glasgow Starbucks shamed for vile comment to schoolgirl trying to feed homeless boy
today 02:32 England fans visiting Russia for World Cup warned not to drive
today 02:32 Mysterious warplane that SMASHES sound barrier ’REVEALED’ in shocking ‘slip of the tongue’
today 02:05 BREAKING: Donald Trump’s Fake News Awards ‘BREAK the Internet’ as website CRASHES
today 02:05 REVEALED: Origins of MYSTERIOUS cigar-shaped alien asteroid that baffled Stephen Hawking
today 01:44 Are the days of loyalty cards numbered after Tesco's change?
today 01:44 Homes plan back-firing, say councils
today 01:44 Angelina Jolie gene testing for all?
today 01:44 Taxpayers owe private firms £199bn for PFI deals
today 01:38 Macron and May to forge future Anglo-French relations
today 01:38 Winter demand leaves GPs in midst of 'national crisis'
today 01:29 Police chiefs blasted for selling uniforms that could spark RISE in crime
today 01:29 Meghan Markle gets first official gift – and she'll be heading straight to the KITCHEN
today 01:29 ‘Kim is a LIAR’ North Korea facing FURY from its people as desperate regime chases peace
today 01:29 British skiers in Bulgarian resorts risking injury in high-stakes drinking games
today 01:29 BREAKING: Trump's Fake News Awards 'CRASHES WEBSITE'
today 01:29 ‘House of horror’ dad ‘creepily watched sister-in-law shower’
today 01:02 Alexis Sanchez agrees Manchester United deal to make him best-paid Premier League star
today 01:02 EastEnders star Kellie Bright stuns fans with no make-up selfie: ‘Is this really you?’
today 01:02 Is your microwave KILLING the environment? Study claims they emit THIS much carbon dioxide
today 01:02 Overworked doctors 'deal with patients 41 TIMES on average every day'
today 01:02 Le Jeune Homme et La Mort/ La Sylphide review: English National Ballet London Coliseum
today 01:02 World War 3: Donald Trump SLAMS peace talks warns war with North Korea 'may be inevitable'
today 01:02 Theresa May's EPIC SNUB of Remainer George Osborne that breaks 50 year tradition
today 01:02 SAS 1980 Iranian Embassy siege HERO who guarded Princess Diana left HOMELESS and destitute
today 00:41 'Let Customers Hang Themselves': Secret RBS Memo Sent In The Wake Of The Financial Crash Made Public
today 00:41 Tearful NHS Workers Reveal Struggles In New Labour Party Political Broadcast
today 00:41 UK pledges extra £44m for Channel border security
today 00:26 Heavily pregnant mum bought ticket then lay on tracks killing herself and unborn baby
today 00:26 China plans to ATOMISE 22,000mph space debris with orbiting LASER – and the US is worried
today 00:26 BREAKING: Cops launch major search for missing Brit girl, 10
today 00:26 Henrikh Mkhitaryan could be joined at Arsenal by THIS blonde supermodel
today 00:26 WWE and Playboy legend to make shock return to the ring
today 23:59 Teenager who threatened to throw toddler out of a window is jailed
today 23:59 Eden Hazard: Chelsea star reacts to whirlwind win over Norwich in FA Cup replay
today 23:59 Star Wars Han Solo trailer DELAYS: Frustrated fans HIT BACK - Top 19 tweets
Editorials
New methods, old scandals: why MPs' social media histories aren't as significant as you think
Ben Bradley and Jared O'Mara have both fallen foul of a very new type of scandal. Or have they?
yesterday 18:23
New methods, old scandals: why MPs' social media histories aren't as significant as you think
Ben Bradley and Jared O'Mara have both fallen foul of a very new type of scandal. Or have they?
yesterday 18:23
On immigration, Nicola Sturgeon out of step with England... and her own electorate
The First Minister may end up winning the battle and losing the war.
yesterday 18:23
Nomadic utopia: will Dubai's many worlds ever find a common cultural identity?
A city dominated by expats tries to fully imagine itself.
yesterday 17:20
Leader: private gain, public loss
The government’s carelessness has deepened the consequences of Carillion’s collapse.
yesterday 16:17
Will the feminists of the future claim the #metoo movement – or disown it?
The backlash against the movement has started, and it includes many prominent women. 
yesterday 15:14
On immigration, Nicola Sturgeon is splitting from England... and her own electorate
The First Minister may end up winning the battle and losing the war.
yesterday 15:14
The Final Year was meant to be an Obama love story. It turned into a horror show
The film-makers capturing Barack Obama’s last year in office were unprepared for a villain to turn up. 
yesterday 15:14
Why the fuss over mandatory reselection of Labour MPs? Democracy isn’t a job creation scheme
If Labour’s membership are to be fairly reflected in the Commons, the party requires serious reforms.
yesterday 14:11
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