article 29 November 2015 UK
Climate march: call for action ahead of COP21 summit

Tens of thousands of people marched through London calling for ambitious action to tackle climate change.

article 28 November 2015 UK
Protesters rally against UK Syrian airstrikes

Thousands of anti-war protesters have gathered outside Downing Street to urge MPs to vote against launching air strikes on Islamic State forces in Syria.

article 27 November 2015 UK
Black Friday shopping
Retailers' sites get a bashing on Black Friday

This year's Black Friday would look very tame if you didn't know that the majority of UK shoppers were getting their bargains online.

article 27 November 2015 UK, Syria
Jeremy Corbyn (Getty)
Jeremy Corbyn 'should resign' over Syria vote

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is facing calls for his resignation after telling his MPs that he will not support military action in Syria.

post 26 November 2015
Read more on Gary Gibbon's blog Syria: is '70,000 troops' the new '45 minutes'?

David Cameron may have been at his most diplomatic to persuade MPs to back airstrikes on Syria, but his claims over the scale of Syrian opposition ground forces have raised doubts.

article 26 November 2015 UK
Firearms officer wins racial discrimination case
Simon Israel by Firearms officer wins racial discrimination case

There are calls for an inquiry into the conduct of senior officers at Cleveland Police after an employment tribunal said the force failed to take action over the treatment of an Asian officer.

post 26 November 2015
Read more from Alex Thomson on his blog Tear gas, squalor and scabies - another day of misery in the Jungle

An outbreak of scabies sweeping the Calais camp known as the Jungle is fuelling the determination of migrants to escape the squalor for a new life in Britain, by any means possible.

article 26 November 2015 UK, Syria
David Cameron: Britain already in 'top tier' of IS targets

Appealing to MPs to back British airstrikes against Islamic State militants in Syria, the Prime Minister says such a move would not make the UK any more of a terror target than it already is.

article 26 November 2015 UK
Heathrow traffic chaos as protesters block access tunnel

With a decision on whether to allow the building of a third runway at Heathrow airport due soon, climate change protesters cause traffic chaos by blocking car access to several terminals.