Cornish Get Minority Rights And Protections Cornish Get Minority Rights And Protections

Residents of the far-flung county in the South West will be accorded the same rights and protections as other minorities in the UK, Danny Alexander, Chief Secretary to the Treasury, has announced. The Cornish will be classified under the European Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities, meaning the Government must agree to "combat discrimination and promote...

dnes, 12:47
Arrested mother 'struggled to cope' Arrested mother 'struggled to cope'

Friends of the investment banker's wife suspected of murdering her three young disabled children have told of her struggle to care for her family.

dnes, 10:53
Pictured: RAF Jets Intercept Russian Bombers Pictured: RAF Jets Intercept Russian Bombers

Pictures showing the moment two Russian bombers were chased away from Britain by RAF fighter jets have been released. They were turned away off the coast of northeast Scotland by two Typhoon fighters scrambled from RAF Leuchars. The images, released by the Ministry of Defence (MoD), were taken by one of the RAF pilots as he flew alongside one of the Russian planes. Similar incidents happened...

dnes, 19:58
FBI Hunts For UK Victims Of Paedophile Teacher FBI Hunts For UK Victims Of Paedophile Teacher

William James Vahey, 64, killed himself in a Minnesota motel room on March 21 - two days after FBI agents filed for a warrant to search a computer thumb drive containing child abuse images featuring at least 90 children aged from 12-14. The victims appeared to be drugged and unconscious in the images dating back to 2008 - although FBI agents believe Vahey may have abused children on an...

dnes, 8:07
U.S. would reassess aid if Hamas-PLO form government - official U.S. would reassess aid if Hamas-PLO form government - official

The United States would have to reconsider its assistance to the Palestinians if Islamist group Hamas and the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) form a government together, a senior U.S. administration official said on Thursday. "Any Palestinian government must unambiguously and explicitly commit to nonviolence, recognition of the state of Israel, and acceptance of previous agreements...

dnes, 9:50
Arrested Mum 'Struggled With Children's Care' Arrested Mum 'Struggled With Children's Care'

A mother arrested on suspicion of murdering her three disabled children centred her life on them but often had to cope alone, according to a family friend. Tania Clarence, 42, was taken into custody after police found the bodies of the children at her home in New Malden, south London, on Tuesday night. Gary Clarence, the children's father, was in the family's native South Africa...

dnes, 11:10
Man crushed by giant John Paul II crucifix in Italy Man crushed by giant John Paul II crucifix in Italy

An Italian man was crushed to death on Wednesday by a giant crucifix honouring John Paul II that collapsed during a ceremony ahead of the late pope's canonisation.

dnes, 15:51
UKIP Member Suspended Over 'Repellent Views' UKIP Member Suspended Over 'Repellent Views'

A UKIP member who appeared in the party's latest election broadcast has been suspended after allegedly expressing "repellent views" on Twitter. Andre Lampitt apparently posted racist and anti-Islamic tweets as well as inappropriate remarks about Labour leader Ed Miliband on the microblogging site. Mr Lampitt's Twitter account has also been suspended. A UKIP...

dnes, 21:30
Women Urged To Stop Britons Fighting In Syria Women Urged To Stop Britons Fighting In Syria

A sharp rise in the number of people being arrested for travelling to Syria has prompted a new campaign. The campaign comes after several Britons are thought to have died in Syria in the last few months. Around 400 Britons are believed to have gone to Syria over the last two years to train in camps or take part in the fighting, with an estimated 20 having died. Senior National Co-ordinator...

dnes, 6:12
Revealed: The 50 Streets With Slowest Broadband Revealed: The 50 Streets With Slowest Broadband

Wheatley Road in Corringham is in joint-last place with Erw Fawr, in Henryd, North Wales, with an average download speed of 0.6 Mbps. The fastest street is in Derbyshire - Loundes Road in Unstone gets an average download speed of 57.58 Mbps.

dnes, 6:59