Politics & Brexit


Exclusive: Science secretary’s legal fees of £19,000 more than doubled sum previously admitted by government UK taxpayers have paid out more than £34,000 to cover the cost of the science secretary Michelle Donelan’s libel case, the Guardian can reveal, more than double the sum the government had previously admitted. The […]

Former American football player who was acquitted of murder in 1995 died of cancer, according to a statement by his family OJ Simpson, the former American football star, actor and notorious suspected double murderer, has died of cancer at 76, his family said in a statement on Thursday. His 1995 […]

US president and allied officials fear ‘significant’ strike within days in retaliation for Israeli bombing of consular building in Damascus Joe Biden has vowed that US commitment to defend Israel against Iran was “ironclad” as concerns rose in Washington that a “significant” Iranian strike could happen within days, in retaliation […]

Habibur Masum, 25, accused of fatally stabbing Kulsuma Akter, 27, who was shopping with a friend in city centre A 25-year-old man has been charged with murdering a woman who was with her baby in a pram in Bradford city centre. Habibur Masum is accused of fatally stabbing Kulsuma Akter, […]

NHS England to review seven specialist services after staff share misgivings privately Adult transgender clinics in England are facing a Cass-style inquiry into how they treat patients after whistleblowers raised concerns about the care they provide. NHS England has announced that it is setting up a review of how the […]