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Sri Lanka: Inflation rate jumps to 70.2% in August

22 September 2022 - 4:48am
The South Asian nation is facing its worst economic crisis since independence from the UK in 1948.

Beer spill truck crash closes Florida highway

22 September 2022 - 4:40am
A crash involving five semi-trailers caused thousands of cans of beer to spill across the road.

Ukraine war: Zelensky calls for 'just punishment' for Russia

22 September 2022 - 4:01am
In an impassioned UN speech, the Ukrainian leader calls for the creation of a special war tribunal.

Britons held by Russian forces in Ukraine released

22 September 2022 - 2:37am
Three men captured while fighting with Ukraine's military are among the five released.

NHS: I will make it easier to see GP, promises Coffey

22 September 2022 - 1:06am
The health secretary unveils plans to boost access - but doctors say they will have minimal impact.

Universal Credit rules to be tightened under chancellor's plans

22 September 2022 - 12:39am
Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng is expected to announce a welfare shake-up to 'get Britain working again'.

Queen Elizabeth II: 16 moments from 16 tours of Australia

22 September 2022 - 12:25am
As Australians hold a day of mourning, we look back on memorable moments from her trips down under.

Scotland 3-0 Ukraine: How Steve Clarke's side spurred on by summer of hurt

22 September 2022 - 12:13am
Scotland's players took out the hurt from a disappointing June on Ukraine with a stunning performance at Hampden.

UK interest rates: Rise expected and what that means for you

22 September 2022 - 12:07am
The Bank of England will announce its decision later with a seventh consecutive rise expected.

The fake sex chats fuelled by an elaborate scam

22 September 2022 - 12:06am
The erotic messages supposedly sent from women on some adult websites are often actually from men.

Real Living Wage rises to £10.90 an hour

22 September 2022 - 12:06am
A rate increase for the voluntary scheme has been brought forward due to the rising cost of living.

'We blew the doors off' - the inside story of the poker boom

22 September 2022 - 12:04am
Poker's rapid growth during the 2000s took the card game to new heights. Antonio Esfandiari was among its 'rock stars'.

Ukraine war: The Russians risking freedom to protest Putin's invasion

22 September 2022 - 12:03am
Activists describe the conflict as "horrific" and don masks to spray messages on Russian streets.

Pet perks tempt staff back into the office

22 September 2022 - 12:02am
Some businesses are giving staff incentives to get them back into the workplace.

The men behind a record-breaking menstrual campaign

21 September 2022 - 11:58pm
An Indian initiative seeking to break down taboos has been simulating period pain in men.

Huddersfield stabbing: Boy, 15, dies after attack outside school

21 September 2022 - 11:28pm
Police in Huddersfield begin a murder investigation after the incident on Wednesday afternoon.

'Truly remarkable' drug helps motor neurone disease

21 September 2022 - 10:07pm
Scientists say they have slowed and partially reversed damage, marking a "new era" in the disease.

Brazil election: Why it matters so much to the US

21 September 2022 - 9:31pm
The US has been taking a keen interest in who Brazil picks as its next president. Why?

England v India: Harmanpreet Kaur hits masterful century to lead India to ODI series win

21 September 2022 - 8:58pm
Harmanpreet Kaur hits a sublime 143 not out from 111 balls to guide India to an 88-run victory over England in the second one-day international at Canterbury.

Wasps: Premiership club to appoint administrators to 'protect club's interests'

21 September 2022 - 8:11pm
Premiership club Wasps says the move "does not mean the business is in administration" but will provide "a crucial period of grace".


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