Princess Sofia of Sweden cheers on husband Prince Carl Philip in Porsche Carrera Cup

Keen driver Prince Carl Philip of Sweden had the support of his family this weekend as he competed in the Porsche Carrera Cup at the Gelleråsen Arena in Karlskoga, Sweden. ...

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Trump rages over poll numbers and coverage of his racism after approval ratings plummet

Donald Trump has vented his anger over media coverage of his repeated racism after a series of polls showed his approval ratings had fallen and that he was on track to lose the 2020 election. ...

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Thousands left homeless after blaze destroys slum in Bangladesh – video

A fire swept through a crowded slum in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka, destroying thousands of shanty homes. No one was killed. Many residents had left their homes to celebrate Eid al-Adha with their families, and some of those left homeless took refuge in schools closed for the holiday• Bangladesh fire leaves 10,000 homeless Continue reading... ...

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'We're struggling': US farmers are hurting from Trump's trade war with China, but they're not ready to abandon their president just yet

'At this point, he'd better not back up, or we're going to look pretty foolish,' one farmer says ...

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Council wants to ban swings, climbing frames and slides because they are too biased to under-sevens 

Kirklees Council in West Yorkshire is spending nearly £10million replacing the traditional play equipment with grass, logs and boulders to encourage children to get back to nature. ...

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Sajid Javid says he is NOT planning to change house buying rules

In a tweet today Chancellor Sajid Javid appeared to pour cold water on the idea he would make sellers pay stamp duty saying he 'wouldn't support that.' ...

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Thames vigil to be held on 30th anniversary of Marchioness disaster

Port of London Authority says action on outstanding safety issue ‘long overdue’A vigil will be held on the banks of the Thames to mark the 30th anniversary of the Marchioness pleasure boat disaster in which 51 people died.Relatives and friends of the victims – whose average age was 22 – have been invited to carry candles and throw flower petals into the water on Monday evening. Police launches, along with those of the fire and rescue services, the Royal National Lifeboat Institution and ...

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New evidence emerges of Russian role in Ukraine conflict

Research group Forensic Architecture collected images to use in ECHR caseNewly collated evidence documenting Russian military involvement in the conflict in Ukraine will be used to bolster legal claims against the Russian state by Ukrainian volunteer fighters.Forensic Architecture, a London-based research group, has collected and catalogued evidence of Russian military involvement in the battle of Ilovaysk in August 2014, including the presence of a model of tank used only by the Russian armed ...

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Deposed Sudan president to face corruption charges in court

Omar al-Bashir faces long jail term if convicted as country’s military leaders pave way for civilian ruleOmar al-Bashir, the former president of Sudan, will appear in court on Mondayfor the first day of a high-profile corruption trial that could end in the deposed autocratic ruler being jailed for many years.Bashir was forced out of power in April when security forces withdrew their support for his regime after months of popular protests. He is now in prison and will be charged with ...

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Stefan Tomlin aka 'Mr Tinder' finds love with X Factor singer after more than 14,500 matches 

Stefan Tomlin, 29, is off the market after finding love with his girlfriend Natasha Boon, 27, after they met on a night out. The model has ditched the dating app and moved in with his girl. ...

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