Darshna Soni , Home Affairs Correspondent

  • 28 Apr 2017

    A leading breast surgeon who carried out life-changing operations for absolutely no medically justified reason has been found guilty of 20 counts of wounding.

  • 30 Mar 2017

    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.

  • 24 Mar 2017

    As detectives continue to investigate Khalid Masood’s networks, the city where he was living, Birmingham, has once again been linked to terrorism.

  • 23 Mar 2017

    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.

  • 13 Mar 2017

    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.

  • 9 Mar 2017

    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.

  • 7 Mar 2017

    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.

  • 2 Mar 2017

    A new report by the Police watchdog has warned of “worrying signs of deterioration” in the performance of some forces.

  • 28 Feb 2017

    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.

  • 22 Feb 2017

    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.

  • 10 Feb 2017

    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”.

  • 1 Feb 2017

    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.

  • 13 Jan 2017

    So far the efforts to resettle thousands of Syrians here aren’t going to plan.

  • 10 Jan 2017

    A seven-year-old girl who died after being severely injured has been named by North Yorkshire Police tonight.

  • 5 Jan 2017

    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…