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Glastonbury's unlikely headline act

UK opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn isn't the first person you'd associate with the famed Glastonbury music ...

UK Labour leader enters festival stage to a rock star welcome as crowd chants his name.

More UK buildings fail fire tests

4000 residents have been told to vacate the tower blocks on the Chalcots estate. The cladding on the building has failed ...

Apartment blocks deemed at risk, including several in London where residents were forced to evacuate.

Turkey stops teaching evolution

Charles Darwin published his theory of evolution in 1859.

Darwin's theory deemed too controversial and too difficult for high school students to understand.

UK Parliament in cyber attack

UK Politicians are unable to access their emails outside the Houses of Parliament in Westminster after the cyber attack.

The attack has stopped politicians accessing emails outside Westminster.

27 buildings fail fire tests video

The Chalcots estate tower building in Camden has alumium cladding. Tenants have been evacuated while the council ...

Fifteen councils across Britain affected, as residents evacuated from towers blocks in London.

Slip of tongue clue to Banksy

Robert Del Naja had been linked with Banksy by investigative journalist Craig Williams, who claimed the street artist ...

The long-guarded secret identity of street artist Banksy may have been revealed by accident.

Queen reported for not wearing seatbelt

Queen Elizabeth II travels to the Palace of Westminster on Wednesday, without wearing a seatbelt.

Someone rang the UK's emergency number to tell police about the royal wrongdoing.

Brexit anniversary opens old wounds video

The Brexit vote still divides Britain.

"Independence Day" greeted with bitter howls and smug celebrations in the UK.

Man charged over mosque attack video

Mosque attacker Darren Osborne lived in Wales with his partner and children.

Father of four charged with terrorism-related murder after van driven in worshippers in the UK.

Tower fire spread from fridge

The burnt out remains of the Grenfell apartment tower are seen in North Kensington, London.

Police say London tower fire was exacerbated by outside cladding as they consider manslaughter charges.

Kiwi seriously injured in London

Manawatu man Joel Perry is recovering in hospital after an assault and mugging while on his way home in London.

A vicious attack on a New Zealand tourist has left him in hospital and struggling to find a way home.

Schoolboys' skirt slap-down video

The boys show off their legs - some freshly shaved - in the school skirts.

It was 32C, too hot for trousers, and the principal joked they should wear skirts. So they did.

'Combustible' cladding in other towers video

Firefighters and sniffer dogs shield themselves from falling debris at the foot of Grenfell Tower.

Rapid investigation after deadly fire finds unsafe cladding in a number of UK's high-rises.

Prince Harry: No-one wants throne video

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 07:  Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation Prince Harry attends an Invictus Sydney 2018 ...

None of the royals are there by choice and none of them really want the throne, says the 32-year-old royal.

Cream dispenser kills Instagram star

The allegedly faulty dispenser "exploded" and struck Rebecca Burger's thorax.

Popular French lifestyle blogger "killed by freak whipped cream dispenser explosion", family say.

Teen 'shoots' at Thai king

German police are investigating after a boy fired plastic bullets at Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn.

A 14-year-old boy is suspected of firing plastic bullets at the Thai monarch in Germany.

Prince Philip hospitalised video

Prince Philip, 96, recently announced he would be stepping down from royal commitments.

Buckingham Palace says Duke of Edinburgh admitted to hospital as a "precautionary measure".

Brexit focus in Queen's speech video

Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Prince Charles are driven to the Palace of Westminster for the State Opening of Parliament.

Queen Elizabeth says UK parliament's priority is getting best Brexit deal in toned-down speech.

Chapeau, Queen Elizabeth video

You can leave your hat on, ma'am.

Top trolling, ma'am. Queen opens UK parliament with hat resembling EU flag.

Luxury flats for fire tenants

The apartments are located in a highly desirable part of London.

UK government buys some of the most expensive real estate in London to rehouse survivors of Grenfell Tower tragedy.

Brussels blast 'a terror attack' video

A widely shared image appears to show a small explosion being contained inside Brussels Central Station.

Belgian troops shot and killed a suspected suicide bomber who detonated device in city centre of Brussels.

'Nazi artifacts' in hidden room

The objects may have belonged to high-ranking Nazis.

Some of the pieces are accompanied by photos of Hitler using them.

In pictures: Greenland tsunami gallery

Houses were swept out to sea by the tsunami.

New images show the damage of a deadly tsumami, triggered by just a small quake.

The great lizard penis fraud

People who've ordered a rare Indian root online have instead been sent dried lizard penises.

They're being sold as a good luck charm and are now part of an international fraud probe.

Adele's 'cuddles' for firefighters

Spreading good cheer... Adele visits the London tower firefighters.

Pop star brings cheer to traumatised London tower firefighters with cup of tea and a cuddle.

Mosque attacker devoted to family video

Darren Osborne lives in Wales with his partner and children.

UK father of four Darren Osborne drove into crowd was known for "flipping his lid" when he drank too much.

'Hero' imam stopped terrorist

Imam Mohammed Mahmoud addresses the media following the attack.

Mosque's imam protected alleged terrorist from angry victims of van attack in London.

Moment fire crew saw tower blaze video

Firefighters spoke of their shock as they headed towards the 27-storey Grenfell Tower ablaze in west London.

Video filmed en route to Grenfell Tower inferno shows firefighters unable to contain their shock.

Fire's devastation from above video

Scores of vehicles can be seen stranded on the roadside.

Drone footage shows cars abandoned on roadsides as people fled the deadly Portugal forest fires which killed 62.

Deadly van attacker a family man video

A picture from a witness from the London mosque attack apparently shows the alleged attacker.

UK father of four Darren Osborne who ploughed into crowd in London said "I'm going to kill many Muslims".

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