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Alistair Darling: Former Labour chancellor dies aged 70
Alistair Darling, who served as chancellor under Gordon Brown, has died at the age of 70, his family has confirmed.
Israel accuses Hamas of violating truce deal - military operations resume
Israel's military has resumed combat in Gaza after accusing Hamas of violating the seven-day truce.
House prices show further growth after pause in interest rate hikes, Nationwide says
House prices recorded a second month of growth in November, according to a closely-watched report.
COVID inquiry: Matt Hancock's defence seems unlikely to have changed many minds
Ever since Matt Hancock was forced to resign for kissing his closest aide, Gina Coladangelo, in his office - in breach of his own COVID guidelines - the former health secretary has been trying to defend his record.
Elon Musk apologises for antisemitic X post - but tells fleeing advertisers to 'go f*** yourself'
Elon Musk has launched a fiery attack on advertisers who have stopped promoting on his social media platform X, telling them to "go f*** yourself".
The Pogues star Shane MacGowan, best known for Christmas hit Fairytale Of New York, dies at 65
Musician and singer Shane MacGowan, best known as the frontman of The Pogues, has died at the age of 65.
Omid Scobie dismisses need to say sorry to Royal Family after book 'error' named King and Kate in 'skin colour' row
Omid Scobie has refused to apologise to the Royal Family after the King and Princess of Wales were named in his new book as the senior royals alleged to have questioned the skin colour of Prince Harry and Meghan's son before he was born.
Madrid: Helicopter hits car after crashing on motorway ring road
A helicopter has crashed on a motorway ring road in Madrid, hitting a car and leaving three people injured.
ChatGPT turns one: The first year of the chatbot that changed the world
It's one year since the launch of ChatGPT.
Yemeni social media influencers dance on Galaxy Leader cargo ship hijacked by Houthi rebels in Red Sea
Yemeni social media influencers have been sharing videos of themselves on the cargo ship which was seized by Houthi rebels in the Red Sea - with one clip showing a group of men dancing on the top deck.
Thai hostage elated to be back with family - and says Hamas 'looked after us'
At Bangkok International Airport, 17 Thai nationals touched down after two months in captivity.
Financial crash could have been far worse for UK were it not for Alistair Darling
Even before Northern Rock collapsed and the financial crisis exploded, Alistair Darling was already wrangling with an unenviable inheritance as chancellor of the exchequer.
Aston Villa v Legia Warszawa: Police officers injured after clashes involving fans of Polish team outside Villa Park
Four police officers have been injured and 46 people are in custody after "disgusting and highly dangerous scenes" before Aston Villa's game with Legia Warsaw.
ASLEF train drivers' union members vote overwhelmingly to continue strike action for next six months
Members of ASLEF have voted overwhelmingly to continue strike action for the next six months in their ongoing dispute over pay, the train drivers' union has announced.
Everton lodge appeal after 10-point deduction in Premier League
Everton Football Club have lodged an appeal after they were deducted 10 points for breaching the Premier League's Profitability and Sustainability Rules (PSRs).
Elon Musk: A timeline of his most recent controversial moments
Elon Musk has apologised for endorsing an antisemitic conspiracy theory, admitting it may have been "literally the worst and dumbest post I've ever done".
RMT: Rail workers accept deal to end their long-running dispute over pay and conditions
Rail workers have voted to accept a deal to end their long-running dispute over pay and conditions.
Rishi Sunak's 'patience worn thin' by Rwanda asylum plan setbacks
Rishi Sunak has said his "patience is worn thin" by stumbling blocks to his Rwanda asylum plan as he said the government was "finalising" legislation to push through the controversial deal.