David Tennant, known for his acting work in Doctor Who, heads up the Des cast (Picture: ITV) Des, ITV’s gripping three-part drama about London-based serial killer Dennis Nilsen, reached its epic conclusion on Wednesday. The show saw the Muswell Hill […]
Advocate General for Scotland Richard Keen has resigned from British government amid the ongoing row over PM Boris Johnson’s Brexit plans that could breach international laws and the EU divorce treaty. The resignation followed reports by British media that Keen […]
Extra measures to restrict social contact in Newcastle, Tyneside, Durham and Sunderland expected to be unveiled on Thursday morning Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage New restrictions on social contact between households and a 10pm curfew on […]
Lawyers argue group of up to 20 people will be left destitute in Spain if deported A senior high court judge has halted a charter flight hours before up to 20 asylum seekers who crossed the Channel to the UK […]
PM to grant Commons vote on when to invoke powers to breach withdrawal agreement Conservative rebels have forced Boris Johnson into an embarrassing climbdown, with the PM brokering a deal to see off a potential party revolt over a bill […]
We were joined by Prof Richard Drayton, a Rhodes Professor of Imperial History at King’s College London, who was born in Guyana and grew up in Barbados, and by Prof Kehinde Andrews, professor of black studies at Birmingham City University.
Barbados has set out plans to become a republic, removing the Queen as head of state. The Governor General, Dame Sandra Mason called it the next logical step towards full sovereignty, and referenced a famous quote by the country’s first […]
Its corporate motto is “do the right thing” – but from allegations of promoting fake news and extremism, to claims of tax avoidance – Google is finding it hard to match its reputation to that ideal. Now the firm has […]
Hurricane Sally is bringing “historic and catastrophic flooding” to the southern US as it sweeps along the Gulf coast with dangerous levels of wind and rain. Alabama, Florida and Mississippi have all declared states of emergency – while hundreds of […]
While there are torrential floods in the south, huge swathes of the western United States are still battling some of the worst wildfires in history – and now, some of the unhealthiest air pollution on the planet. In Oregon, where […]