Toxic levels of the nerve agent used to poison a former spy and his daughter may still be present in "hot spots" in Salisbury, a government scientist has said.
Africa's last absolute monarch, King Mswati III of Swaziland, has changed his country's name to eSwatini.
A former UK ambassador to Syria has said we must "swallow our pride" and move towards re-establishing ties with Bashar al Assad.
Joan Thomas is part of the Windrush generation that came to Britain as the country sought to rebuild after the Second World War.
A top MP has claimed the Home Office should be doing "much more" to get a grip on the Windrush immigration row, as the number of confirmed cases being investigated passed 200.
No criminal charges will be brought after the death of pop star Prince from a fentanyl overdose almost two years ago.
Claims for mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI) hit their highest level in four years during the second half of last year.
A top MP has claimed the Home Office should be doing "much more" to get a grip on the Windrush immigration row.
A new super hospital left in limbo by the collapse of Carillion is up to £125m over budget and patient care is being "jeopardised" by Government indecision.
The Queen has hinted that Prince Charles could take over from her as head of the Commonwealth.
Six billion cockroaches are being bred each year through artificial intelligence at a Chinese farm making "healing potions".
An engineer felt compelled to die at a euthanasia clinic after his ex-lover left him paralysed from the neck down in an acid attack, a court has heard.
The idea of just getting up and leaving a boring work meeting is a dream to many of us and it seems, it is one shared by one of the world's leading tech tycoons.
A non-commissioned officer with the US National Guard has been removed from her post after reciting her enlistment oath with a dinosaur puppet.
Two people have died after a light aircraft crashed near Belfast International Airport, police have confirmed
Meteorologists have recorded the hottest day in April since 1949, with temperatures reaching 29.1C (84.4F) in the capital.
A pilot whose plane crashed during the 2015 Shoreham Airshow has pleaded not guilty over the deaths of 11 men.
The struggling department store chain House of Fraser (HoF) has drafted in advisers to examine options for accelerating its restructuring, raising the prospect of further shop closures at a dire time for the British high street.