A Briton who was a leading developer of the online currency Bitcoin and projected as a future billionaire, has been under police investigation for going to Syria to fight against the Islamic State group.
As detectives continue to investigate Khalid Masood’s networks, the city where he was living, Birmingham, has once again been linked to terrorism.
To Birmingham now, where police officers have been active all day as they seek to find out more about Khalid Masood and any possible associates.
For rail travellers, those dreaded three words: bus replacement service. That’s been the story for thousands of rail travellers today as staff at Merseyrail, Northern Rail and Southern Rail walked out in a dispute over driver-operated trains.
Veterans of the Gulf War, the Iraq invasion and the long, grinding war in Afghanistan gathered in London this morning to watch the unveiling of a new memorial. Correction: Johnson Beharry was awarded the Victoria Cross once, for twice saving members of his unit. We are happy to set the record straight.
The Government is to make £320m pounds available to fund 140 new free schools in England. And that could pave the way for some of the new schools to become selective grammar schools.
A new report by the Police watchdog has warned of “worrying signs of deterioration” in the performance of some forces.
The police response was “at best shambolic and at worst cowardly” – the words of the coroner leading the inquest into the deaths of 30 British tourists shot dead on a Tunisian beach two years ago.
Ministers are pushing ahead with plans to create 500 free schools by 2020, but at what price? According to a report from the National Audit Office, while billions are being spent on the new schools, existing state schools are crumbling and aren’t being repaired.
It’s cost £60 million and taken more than six years, but the discredited government investigation into allegations against Iraq war veterans will be shut down “within months”.
The inquest into the Britons who caught up in the massacre in Tunisia in 2015 has heard from a mother who lost her father, her brother and one of her two sons.
So far the efforts to resettle thousands of Syrians here aren’t going to plan.
A seven-year-old girl who died after being severely injured has been named by North Yorkshire Police tonight.
Suspected Kurdish militants have fired at police before blowing up a car bomb in Izmir, Turkey’s third largest city, killing two people. Officers eventually shot dead both attackers and are now hunting a third warning that a much larger attack was being planned. The country was already on edge after a gunman killed 39 people during…
The manhunt for a 24-year-old Tunisian man continues all over Germany as fingerprints on the lorry used in the attack confirm his identity and Chancellor Merkel defends German security services amid accusations of deadly blunders.