Hundreds of thousands of 18-year-olds have received their A-level exam results and figures show an increasing interest in studying politics.
The SNP leader said Jeremy Corbyn has taken the “right” position on Parliament blocking a second Scottish referendum.
The former adviser to the ex-Brexit Secretary has warned that if Tory rebels side with Jeremy Corbyn they will "blow up their careers".
The body of the missing London teenager was found near to the Malaysian jungle resort where she was on a family holiday.
The former Tory and Change UK MP has joined the Liberal Democrats because they offer the "best way" to fight against Brexit.
The Labour leader has written to other opposition leaders to support for making him temporary Prime Minister to stop a no-deal Brexit.
Plans by the Home Office to put anti-knife messages on fried chicken boxes have been slammed as “embarrassing”, “offensive” and “racist”.
Members of an organised crime group have been jailed for a total of more than 100 years for an armed robbery at a south London pub.
An investigation by The Times suggests call-centre workers at Action Fraud are misleading fraud victims
The Virgin boss said he was ‘proud’ to have run the rail services for over two decades.
A 19-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a fatal drive-by shooting on a Birmingham street.
The Brexit Party MEP has vowed to combat any moves to prevent Britain leaving the European Union on October 31.
The case related to Boris Johnson’s 2016 claim the UK sends £350 million a week to the European Union.
The 16-year-old climate change activist will sail in a high-tech yacht to avoid greenhouse emissions but columnist Brendan O'Neill has branded the crossing a stunt.
MPs react to comments from Speaker John Bercow saying he will "fight with every breath" to stop Boris Johnson suspending Parliament.
Adverts showing men as "incapable of caring for children" and women in "passive" roles have been banned under new advertising rules.
Philip Hammond warned against "betraying" the referendum while John Bercow said he would "fight" against any attempt to suspend Parliament.
A disgraced former policeman has pleaded guilty to possessing more than 9,000 indecent images of children and will be sentenced next month.
A 16-year-old boy who was stabbed to death in north-west London was being chased by three men with machetes, according to a witness.
A man who sent an offensive email to Labour’s shadow minister for women and equalities has been jailed for 12 weeks.
A police officer has been stood down after he was charged with assault at a London rally staged by ‘yellow vest’ pro-Brexit activists.
A drug addict who caused £5.6 million worth of fire damage to Nottingham railway station has been jailed for just over two years for arson.
Two teenagers are on trial for murder after 23-year-old Glendon Spence was stabbed to death at a south London youth centre.
A Metropolitan Police officer is facing an internal investigation for appearing on Nigerian Big Brother despite being refused permission to do so.
Malaysian police say they have recovered the body of 15-year-old London teenager Nora Quoirin.
Two brothers and another British man have been praised for tackling the suspect of an alleged knife attack in the streets of Sydney.
A judge has agreed to fast-track a hearing for the legal bid to stop the PM suspending Parliament, setting the date for September 6.
The Transport Select Committee has suggested the government extend the ban on drivers using hand-held mobiles to include hands-free devices.
The US president is hoping for a successful Brexit as his adviser says the UK is at the "front of the line" for a US trade deal.
Prison reform campaigners have slammed Boris Johnson’s proposal to ‘come down hard’ on violent and sexual offenders as a bid to win votes.
She apologised for creating an ‘all-white’ list of female politicians to form an ‘emergency Cabinet’ that can oppose a no-deal Brexit.
A suspected gunman accused of an attempted terrorist attack on a Norwegian mosque has smiled but refused to speak as he faced court in Oslo.
The college has banned beef and will phase out single-use plastics as part of 'urgent action to cut carbon use'.
A pensioner and her son will spend life in prison for murdering a man after a long-running feud over him using a footpath on their land.
The gang were caught on camera attacking a security guard before making off with £75,000.
Labour will put forward a no-confidence vote in Boris Johnson only once it knows it can win, according to Dianne Abbott.
Mubashar Hussein will appear in court accused of attempted murder after a policeman's car was hijacked and used to run him over.
Green Party MP Caroline Lucas has proposed an all female cabinet to form a "government of national unity" and prevent a no-deal Brexit.
Social media has been inundated with conspiracy theories following the death of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein.
The Prime Minister has ordered an urgent review of sentencing which could see violent criminals serving more of their sentence in prison.
Donald Trump has promised the NRA he will not ignore the gun lobby’s ‘strong views’ about the right to bear arms.
Specialist officers are investigating after James Teer was killed in a drive-by shooting in Birmingham.
A former banker turned Extinction Rebellion protester has faced court for his role in the April mass demonstrations.
Thirty migrants attempted to enter the UK by crossing the English Channel in four small boats, including a kayak.
Chancellor Sajid Javid has maintained the fundamentals of the British economy were “strong” despite the worst figures in seven years.
The family of 28-year-old PC Outten said they are "incredibly proud" of the bravery he showed after he was stabbed with a machete.
Several potential bidders have expressed an interest in buying Belfast shipyard Harland and Wolff, its administrators have said.
Two people have been warned they face jail after admitting accessing CCTV footage of the post-mortem examination of footballer Emiliano Sala.
The Spiked Online editor slammed a new UN report calling for consumers to switch to more plant-based diets.
The Brexit Party MEP said her party existed to hold politicians to account, and "return faith in the democratic system".
The Labour leader has urged a top civil servant to block Boris Johnson from pushing through a no-deal Brexit if an election is called.
A voice recording of the mother of a British girl missing in Malaysia has been played in dense forest near where she disappeared on Sunday.
Muhammed Rodwan will appear in court charged with attempted murder after a policeman was stabbed in the head in Leyton, east London.