Paedophile Richard Huckle stabbed to death in jail

A British man jailed for prolific sex crimes against Malaysian children has been found stabbed to death in prison. Richard Huckle, from Ashford, Kent, abused up to 200 children. Police ...

‘Brexit: ‘Big gap’ remains in UK-EU deal discussions

The UK is willing to make concessions to its plans for the Northern Ireland border after Brexit but “a big gap” remains over customs arrangements, EU ambassadors have ...

Harry Dunn crash: Parents fly out to US

The parents of Harry Dunn, who was killed in a crash involving a US diplomat’s wife, are on their to way to America to publicise their son’s story. The 19-year-old died ...

Brexit: Boris Johnson updates cabinet on deal talks

Boris Johnson is updating the cabinet, as UK and EU officials hold talks on getting a deal done in time for the 31 October Brexit deadline. Commons Leader Jacob Rees-Mogg said “compromise” ...

Sturgeon: Corbyn must back indyref2 for SNP votes

Media playback is unsupported on your device Nicola Sturgeon has told Jeremy Corbyn not to “bother picking up the phone” to ask the SNP to put him in government ...

Diplomat’s wife ‘devastated’ by Harry Dunn’s death

The US diplomat’s wife granted immunity after the crash which killed teenager Harry Dunn is “devastated by the tragic accident”, her lawyer has said. Anne Sacoolas’ ...

Typhoon Hagibis: Biggest Japan storm in decades makes landfall

Media playback is unsupported on your device Torrential rain and tornado-like winds are lashing large parts of Japan, as the country endures what could be its worst storm for 60 ...

Brexit: ‘Intense technical’ talks between UK and EU in Brussels

Negotiators from the UK and EU are having what has been described as “intense technical discussions” in an attempt to agree a new Brexit deal. About a dozen British officials, ...

Turkey Syria offensive: Fierce battle rages in Ras al-Ain

Media playback is unsupported on your device Fierce fighting is taking place around the Syrian border town of Ras al-Ain as Turkish forces continue their offensive ...

Kipchoge breaks two-hour marathon barrier

Eliud Kipchoge has become the first athlete to run a marathon in under two hours, beating the mark by 20 seconds. The Kenyan, 34, covered the 26.2 miles ...