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BREAKING: Rush hour tube travel chaos on Central Line in London due to faulty trains
FAULTY trains have caused major rush hour delays for thousands of commuters in London this morning.
today 07:29
Two petrol bombers who attacked home while children slept have been jailed

Patrick Herbison, 39, and Ian Mansell, 44, were both convicted of arson with intent to endanger life

Two men who took part in a petrol bomb attack on a house while a woman and children slept have been jailed.

Patrick Herbison, 39, smashed a kitchen window before hurling the

today 06:59
Trump prepares to UNLEASH HELL on North Korea after Winter Olympics
US President Donald Trump could deploy attack drones into North Korea in a fresh bid to take out psycho leader Kim Jong-un.
today 06:26
Woman suffering massive heart attack told to move out the way by toll booth worker

It took paramedics an extra 20 minutes to find Joan Atkinson after she was ordered to move by staff

An elderly woman who suffered a “massive” heart attack on the Humber Bridge was asked to move out of the way by a member of toll booth staff.

Joan Atkinson, 79, suffered a heart

today 05:56
World’s SEXIEST soldiers revealed: Stunning combat babes wow army of fans on Instagram
STUNNING soldiers have fired their way into their followers’ hearts with a series of sizzling photos.
today 05:23
Alleged child sex crime cases reach record high including rape and sexual assault
Charity suggests online grooming has played a part in the increase, along with more victims coming forward.
today 04:38
Aldi to sell one of world’s SPICIEST sausages that contain ingredient found in GRENADES
SUPERMARKET giant Aldi all sell one of the world’s spiciest sausages this week that contain ingredients found in grenades.
today 04:20
Black Mirror ‘PROPHECY’ comes true as boffins make robot bees to replace honey-mad insects
THE hit sci-fi show Black Mirror appears to have predicted the future after scientists created robot bees to pollinate flowers.
today 02:14
Brexit: David Davis rejects 'Mad Max-style dystopia' claims
Britain will not be "plunged into a Mad Max-style world borrowed from dystopian fiction" after it leaves the EU, the Brexit secretary will say in a speech.
today 01:47
'Serial public pooper’ BUSTED after camera catches suspect defecating outside homes
AN ALLEGED serial public pooper was arrested after a motion detection camera appeared to catch her defecating in the middle of a cul-de-sac.
today 01:11
UK manufacturers say they urgently need clarity on Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) - British manufacturers urgently need clarity on whether the country will clinch a Brexit transition period to smooth its departure from the European Union, the head of a body representing the industry will say on Tuesday.

With Prime Minister Theresa May hoping to secure

today 01:08
UK will not have 'Mad Max' economy to undercut rivals, Brexit minister says

LONDON (Reuters) - Brexit minister David Davis will say on Tuesday that Britain has no plans to recast itself as a regulation-light economy undercutting rivals on the continent, as he attempts to dispel a major concern of European Union leaders.

In the second of several speeches by

today 23:02
NATO slams Germany for lack of military equipment as Russia threat grows
NATO has intensified its pressure on Germany to tackle military equipment shortages amid fears Angela Merkel’s forces are not prepared to deal with the growing threat of Russia.
today 22:56
'Fiction!' David Davis blasts Remainers predicting a post-Brexit 'race to the bottom'
BRITAIN will lead the world in protecting the environment and safeguarding employment rights after Brexit, David Davis will promise today as he dismisses scaremongering claims that the UK be dragged into a regulatory "race to the bottom" after leaving the EU.
today 22:56
Deutsche Bank cuts 250 JOBS with ‘hundreds more at risk’ as securities unit slumps
DEUTSCHE BANK has started to cut 250 jobs globally as the German bank faces growing pressure to restore profits in its investment banking unit.
yesterday 21:53
Industrial City University bosses ‘bullied staff into breaking strikes’
Management threatened lecturers with huge legal bills if they continue with action
yesterday 21:17
Tory MP deletes Corbyn spy claim after threat of legal action
The Tory vice-chair for youth backtracks as a security minister is accused of comparing Jeremy Corbyn to double agent Kim Philby.
yesterday 21:17
UKIP FINISHED? Pro-Brexit party to lose last council just days after Henry Bolton sacking
UKIP is set to lose the only council it controls just days after leader Henry Bolton was sacked as the party lurches towards a fresh crisis.
yesterday 20:50
Donald Trump ‘supportive’ to new gun control law after Florida shooting
DONALD Trump “supports” the idea of improved background checks on gun ownership after the gun control debate resurfaced in the wake of the Florida shooting.
yesterday 19:47
'The EU can f*** off!' Hartley-Brewer EXPLODES in rant over Brussels' Brexit bill demands
JULIA HARTLEY-BREWER told the European Union to “f*** off” in a furious rant over Brussels’ demand for the so-called Brexit divorce bill as negotiations rumble on.
yesterday 19:47
Industrial City University bosses ‘bullied staff into breaking strikes’
Management threatened lecturers with huge legal bills if they continue with action
yesterday 19:11
Turkey has no right to invade Syria under the pretext of fighting ‘terrorists’

TURKEY has no right to invade Syria in pursuit of “terrorists” or to threaten Damascus if it fails to clear Afrin province of the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG).

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s regime has been up to its neck in dirty deals with terrorists ever since,

yesterday 19:11
Cyclone Kelvin update: Tropical storm SMASHES Australia – where is it now?
TROPICAL Cyclone Kelvin battered Western Australia on Sunday with heavy rains, flood alerts and power shortages. But where is the raging weather front now?
yesterday 18:44
President’s Day 2018: Presidents of the United States past and present IN PICTURES
THE United States celebrates President’s Day today as the nation remembers Presidential leaders of past and present. Incredible images show all of the Presidents' of the United States past and present.
yesterday 18:44
Ex-football coach Barry Bennell called 'devil incarnate' as he is jailed for abuse
The serial paedophile is branded "sheer evil" by a judge as he is jailed for 30 years for sexually abusing 12 boys.
yesterday 18:08
Scottish shaman kept owl heads in jam jars and sold bird parts in bizarre pagan shop

A self-styled wizard has admitted illegally keeping owl heads in jam jars and other bird limbs for a business targeting other pagans.

Police raided the Inverness home of Gordon Taylor and found items including a buzzard's wing, a pendant made from a tawny owl's foot, and two barn owl heads

yesterday 17:56
Scots mum gave birth to shock baby minutes after fearing she had burst appendix

A mum-of-four has revealed how she rushed to the bathroom in pain, fearing she had a burst appendix and moments later gave birth to a surprise baby girl.

It was just over a year since Charlene Fullerton, 32 - who was on the Pill - and her warehouse worker partner, Steven Fraser, 34, had

yesterday 17:56
‘Christianity is Europe’s last hope’ Hungary's Orban attacks EU borders
HUNGARY’S Prime Minister Viktor Orban has claimed “Christianity is Europe's last hope” in a fiery speech in which he also took aim at “politicians in Brussels, Berlin and Paris” over migration.
yesterday 17:41
Spain's De Guindos to be ECB vice-president

Spanish finance minister Luis de Guindos will become vice president of the European Central Bank (ECB) later this year, after his sole rival stepped down on Monday (19 February).

De Guindos' candidacy was secure even before a Eurogroup meeting of eurozone finance ministers in Brussels,

yesterday 17:20
Daily News
London station evacuated after EXPLOSION on DLR line
A LONDON station has been evacuated after an explosion under a train.
today 07:29
Fans can now get behind England's World Cup bid with personalised number plates
THREE Lions fans can drive their team to glory this summer with a World Cup number plate.
today 07:29
UPDATE: Fortnite Season 3 Battle Pass start date, NEW Battle Royale rewards news
THE FORTNITE Season 3 Battle Pass start date and Battle Royale rewards will be arriving later this week on PS4, Xbox One and PC.
today 07:20
Bloating could be a sign of this terrible illness: Women warned to visit doctor
WOMEN could be buying probiotic yoghurts instead of seeking medical health for a key symptom of cancer, a charity has warned.
today 07:20
France 'CANNIBALISM' HORROR: Three 'attackers' arrested after Paris brawl takes SHOCK turn
THREE INDIVIDUALS were arrested on suspicion of cannibalism in France after a brawl in Paris resulted in pieces of a man’s ear and lip being bitten off, it has been reported.
today 07:20
London train with 300 passengers derailed as clueless companies IGNORED track since 1994
IN A SHOCKING oversight, the stretch of track that caused the derailment of a London train filled with 300 passengers in November had not been checked for almost a quarter of a century, accident investigators have concluded.
today 07:20
Nigel Adkins needs to halt Middlesbrough hoodoo if Hull City are to pull clear of relegation danger

The Tigers have only won one of their last 18 league trips to Teesside

If history was a comfort blanket when Hull City recorded a fifth straight away win over Nottingham Forest 10 days ago, travelling supporters will expect to feel a very different chill when arriving on the banks of the

today 06:59
Nigel Adkins needs to halt Middlesbrough hoodoo if Hull City are to pull clear of relegation danger

The Tigers have only won one of their last 18 league trips to Teesside

If history was a comfort blanket when Hull City recorded a fifth straight away win over Nottingham Forest 10 days ago, travelling supporters will expect to feel a very different chill when arriving on the banks of the

today 06:59
Woman frightens neighbour who saw her 'smackhead' partner attack pizza delivery driver

Ian Smalley was jailed for nearly five years last month, now his partner is in court for abusing witness

The partner of a man who attacked a pizza delivery driver with a claw hammer has received a suspended prison sentence for witness intimidation.

Ian Smalley, 47, was jailed for

today 06:59
You'll now be able to gamble for 15 hours a day at this Hull arcade

Cashino will remain open until nearly midnight on every day of the week

An adult amusement arcade in a busy west Hull street has been granted permission to stay open until 11.30pm every day of the week.

Cashino in Newland Avenue, which was formerly branded as Teddys Amusements and is

today 06:59
Pictured: Kirsty Sharman who ‘left abusive note on ambulance parked outside her house’

This is the first picture of a woman who was charged after an abusive note was allegedly left on an ambulance parked outside her home.

Kirsty Sharman, 26, has been charged with a public order offence and breach of a restraining order following the incident in Stoke-on-Trent over the

today 06:59
Ben Bradley deletes tweet saying Jeremy Corbyn leaked secrets to Communist spies

Jeremy Corbyn has threatened legal action against a Conservative MP over an online claim that he sold British secrets to ‘Communist spies’.

A spokesman for the Labour leader said he had instructed solicitors to tell Mansfield MP Ben Bradley to take down the

today 06:59
Inside home where woman kept 40 dogs before it got too much for her

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Pictures have emerged from inside a house where dogs were kept in squalid conditions in cages and crates stacked on top of each other.

Tina the terrier was one of the

today 06:59
Oxfam chief Mark Goldring to face grilling from MPs over aid worker sex scandal

Senior Oxfam figures are facing a grilling from MPs over the aid worker sex scandal which has engulfed the charity.

Oxfam GB chief executive Mark Goldring appears before the Commons International Development Committee on Tuesday amid continuing anger over allegations of sexual abuse and

today 06:59
This is how it feels to take your mother for electric shock treatment

‘You’re not taking my mum for electric shock treatment. No f***ing way. It’s barbaric.’

I lost count the amount of times I said that as a misguided, ignorant young man.

I thought electric shock treatment was cruel and archaic. Have you ever heard anyone say

today 06:59
Imran Khan's hat-trick: Cricketer turned politician marries Bushra Maneka
The former cricketer was previously married to socialite Jemima Goldsmith and then journalist Reham Khan.
today 06:44
Red and grey squirrels go head to head in nut IQ test
Grey squirrel success has been put down to size and resistance, but tests show it could be due to superior problem solving skills.
today 06:44
Police ask for help identifying mute girl found in Birmingham
The youngster, who cannot speak, is being cared for in hospital.
today 06:44
Latest news from Great Britain
today 07:29 London station evacuated after EXPLOSION on DLR line
today 07:29 Fans can now get behind England's World Cup bid with personalised number plates
today 07:29 BREAKING: Rush hour tube travel chaos on Central Line in London due to faulty trains
today 07:20 UPDATE: Fortnite Season 3 Battle Pass start date, NEW Battle Royale rewards news
today 07:20 Bloating could be a sign of this terrible illness: Women warned to visit doctor
today 07:20 France 'CANNIBALISM' HORROR: Three 'attackers' arrested after Paris brawl takes SHOCK turn
today 07:20 London train with 300 passengers derailed as clueless companies IGNORED track since 1994
today 06:59 Nigel Adkins needs to halt Middlesbrough hoodoo if Hull City are to pull clear of relegation danger
today 06:59 Nigel Adkins needs to halt Middlesbrough hoodoo if Hull City are to pull clear of relegation danger
today 06:59 Woman frightens neighbour who saw her 'smackhead' partner attack pizza delivery driver
today 06:59 You'll now be able to gamble for 15 hours a day at this Hull arcade
today 06:59 Two petrol bombers who attacked home while children slept have been jailed
today 06:59 Pictured: Kirsty Sharman who ‘left abusive note on ambulance parked outside her house’
today 06:59 Ben Bradley deletes tweet saying Jeremy Corbyn leaked secrets to Communist spies
today 06:59 Inside home where woman kept 40 dogs before it got too much for her
today 06:59 Oxfam chief Mark Goldring to face grilling from MPs over aid worker sex scandal
today 06:59 This is how it feels to take your mother for electric shock treatment
today 06:44 Imran Khan's hat-trick: Cricketer turned politician marries Bushra Maneka
today 06:44 Red and grey squirrels go head to head in nut IQ test
today 06:44 Police ask for help identifying mute girl found in Birmingham
today 06:44 Amber Rudd: We're 'working with US' to bring IS 'Beatles' to justice
today 06:26 Bus PLOUGHS through armed police — 3 cops dead after street protest carnage
today 06:26 Trump prepares to UNLEASH HELL on North Korea after Winter Olympics
today 06:17 Jeremy Corbyn threatens legal action after Tory MP claims he 'sold secrets to Communists'
today 06:17 Ken Livingstone 'ADMITS' he and Jeremy Corbyn were 'too LEFT WING for COMMUNIST RUSSIA'
today 06:17 'DESPERATE' EU claim Brexit will increase cancer risk in attempt to influence trade deal
today 05:59 Councils 'unprepared' for cyber-attacks, report says
today 05:59 Debtors facing mental health problems need 'breathing space'
today 05:59 Plans for new Scots income tax system to be agreed
today 05:59 Key gig economy case reaches Supreme Court
today 05:56 Hull prisoner found hanged days after mental health staff said he wasn't a suicide risk
today 05:56 Woman suffering massive heart attack told to move out the way by toll booth worker
today 05:23 North Korea in SHOCK warning to US: 'We are fully ready for WAR'
today 05:23 World’s SEXIEST soldiers revealed: Stunning combat babes wow army of fans on Instagram
today 05:14 Nintendo Switch games list in 2018 just got some great Dark Souls Remastered news
today 05:14 Donald Trump to ‘WREAK HAVOC on Kim Jong-un’ by deploying ATTACK DRONES in South Korea
today 05:14 Bitcoin CRASH: Retail investors to ‘bear the brunt’ if cryptocurrencies suddenly COLLAPSE
today 04:53 Hull woman fined and ordered to pay back every penny of the cash she stole from estate agents
today 04:38 Call for 'upskirting' law to protect women from 'horrific crime'
today 04:38 Oxfam chief executive to face MPs over Haiti sex scandal
today 04:38 Alleged child sex crime cases reach record high including rape and sexual assault
today 04:20 McDonald's customer ‘devastated’ at mozzarella sticks with NO CHEESE inside
today 04:20 Aldi to sell one of world’s SPICIEST sausages that contain ingredient found in GRENADES
today 04:17 UK's pensions regulator ignored trustee requests on Carillion - MPs
today 04:11 Time travel SHOCK: Man from 'European empire in year 3300' warns of apocalyptic ROBOT WAR
today 04:11 Sarah Ferguson sends excited birthday wishes to 'best looking friend' Prince Andrew
today 04:11 'ROBOT bees could be used to KILL' Expert warns of terrifying Black Mirror scenario
today 03:53 The Office: 10 David Brents from around the world
today 03:53 25 things you absolutely need to know about Top Gear's 25th series
today 03:53 The death of the local newspaper?
Editorials
Jeremy Corbyn is getting better at command and control – but he can’t escape his old promises
The problem is that effective politics is rarely kind or gentle.
yesterday 18:26
Technology can change the world – provided we have a measure of democracy, too
You could say we need a technological revolution for the many, not the few. 
yesterday 17:23
It might be a pseudo science, but students take the threat of eugenics seriously
Today’s white nationalists and neo-Nazis make extensive use of racist pseudo-science to bolster their political arguments.
yesterday 16:20
“They are leaving at an alarming rate”: European NHS workers on the winter crisis, austerity, and Brexit’s impact
“It’s a house of cards, and we’re getting closer and closer to the point where it’s all going to collapse.”
yesterday 16:20
Can Britain’s new powers to investigate unexplained wealth prevent real-life McMafias?
The government is waking up to the fact that global criminals are fond of London. 
yesterday 16:20
Can Benjamin Netanyahu survive? How cigars could bring down Israel’s biggest political fighter
After a brief first term, the conservative politician has learned how to hold onto power. 
yesterday 15:17
Why is there always an economic crisis of some sort?
Unlike liberal economists, Marxists explore the primary role of internal contradictions within the capitalist economy. The MARX MEMORIAL LIBRARY explains why
yesterday 11:50
Brexit: In Guinness veritas

VO

In December last year, Theresa May announced she wanted to avoid a hard border between Northern Ireland and the UK at all costs. This marked phase one of the negotiations, but has raised many Irish eyebrows. Relations between Northern Ireland, Ireland and the UK are hanging by a thread.

yesterday 11:35
Tackling tuition fees may not be the vote-winner the government is hoping for
In theory, Theresa May is right to try to match Labour’s policy. But could it work?
yesterday 11:05
Forget the Italian election – here’s the eurozone power shift you really need to fear

Italy is having an election on 4 March.

It’s likely to be messy. Given that Italy is one of the biggest and most-troubled economies in the eurozone, that has some people worried.

I’m going to stick my neck out a bit, but here’s my suggestion: you don’t have to worry about

yesterday 10:29
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