Paul McNamara , Reporter

  • 6 May 2018

    An “historic regret”. That, according to Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani, would be the consequence if America pulls out of the nuclear deal. But the Israeli President Benjamin Netanyahu deployed the exact same rhetoric used by Donald Trump – calling the 2015 agreement a “horrible deal”. It’s that kind of international intransigence Boris Johnson is attempting…

  • 5 May 2018

    It’s a long-awaited rematch after an eventful first encounter between boxers David Haye and Tony Bellew a year ago. Bellew caused a massive upset when he defeated former world heavyweight champion David Haye. And the pair have been trading verbal blows before tonight’s bout. But when Paul McNamara went to meet Haye at his gym…

  • 2 May 2018

    It’s one of the world’s longest-running conflicts, but could it finally be coming to an end?

  • 25 Apr 2018

    The Danish inventor Peter Madsen has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of journalist Kim Wall on board his submarine. The judge told him it had been a “cynical murder” of a journalist who’d been carrying out her duties, finding him guilty of premeditated murder and sexual assault. Ms Wall’s dismembered remains…

  • 23 Apr 2018

    The Armenian Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan has resigned after days of anti-government protests. The suprise move sent people pouring out on to the streets of the capital Yerevan, many cheering and embracing each other in celebration. The protesters had accused him of trying to extend his grip on power under new laws which would have…

  • 22 Apr 2018

    The leader of Armenia’s anti-government protests has been detained by police – after Prime Minister Serge Sarkisian walked out of a televised meeting with him, accusing Nikol Pashinyan of blackmail. It follows days of mass demonstrations which have swept the country… calling on Mr Sarkisian to resign for trying to maintain his grip on power.…

  • 21 Apr 2018

    Armenia’s prime minister has called for talks with opposition leaders – in an effort to end days of often violent anti government protests. Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets again today in the capital Yerevan – opposing what they say is Serzh Sarkisian’s attempt to maintain his grip on power – even though his…

  • 17 Apr 2018

    New light has been shed on the nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia. The Environment Department has said that only a “very small amount” was used in “liquid form” to poison the pair who were found unconscious on a bench in Salisbury last month. The government also gave…

  • 11 Apr 2018

    Cambridge Analytica has revealed that its acting chief executive Dr Alexander Tayler has stepped down from the post. Dr Tayler, who was featured in the Channel 4 News undercover investigation into Cambridge Analytica, will remain employed by the firm.

  • 10 Apr 2018

    The Russian embassy has accused British officials of “isolating” Yulia Skripal, the daughter of the former spy who was targeted in the Salisbury poison gas attack, and “concealing important evidence”. The 33-year-old Russian national was discharged from hospital last night and taken to what’s described as a “secure location”. Medical staff said she had asked…

  • 9 Apr 2018

    Home Secretary Amber Rudd launched the Government’s long-awaited serious violence strategy today and vowed to do “whatever it takes” to tackle the recent increase in stabbings, shootings and acid attacks. The plan will get £40 million from the Home Office budget. There will be particular focus on a new offensive weapons act aimed at making it…

  • 22 Mar 2018

    Wiltshire police have confirmed that their officer, Detective Sgt Nick Bailey, who was poisoned during the Salisbury nerve agent attack has been released from hospital. Paul McNamara is here with the latest.

  • 18 Mar 2018

    We don’t yet know whether the Salisbury attack had any impact on the re-election of Vladimir Putin but we do know that the temperature between Moscow and London keeps getting chillier. Today the Foreign Secretary claimed that Russia has been investigating ways of using nerve agents for assassination for the last decade. Boris Johnson also said…

  • 13 Mar 2018

    Tonight, President Trump, in a phone call to Theresa May, said he agreed that the Russian government must provide unambiguous answers as to how the nerve agent came to be used in the Salisbury attack. Russia has dismissed claims of involvement as “rubbish”. The government’s emergencies committee, COBRA, met again as police said their investigation is…

  • 12 Mar 2018

    Paul McNamara in Salisbury has the latest on the investigation.