NEWS FOR 15/12/2019 (Sunday the 15th of December, 2019 - 12:26:36pm gmt)
Next Labour leader can't be 'Corbyn without a beard', ousted MP warns
Posted on Sunday, 15/12/2019, 9:56:00am gmt
The next Labour leader cannot be "Corbyn without a beard", according to one of the party's ousted MPs.
Gove 'absolutely' rules out second Scottish independence referendum
Posted on Sunday, 15/12/2019, 11:22:00am gmt
A senior member of Boris Johnson's government has "absolutely" ruled out allowing a second Scottish independence referendum.
China 'will no longer show Arsenal match after Ozil remarks'
Posted on Sunday, 15/12/2019, 10:52:00am gmt
China's state broadcaster will no longer show Sunday's match between Arsenal and Manchester City after comments made by the London side's midfielder Mesut Ozil, according to reports.
Madrid climate change talks end without deal on key carbon targets
Posted on Sunday, 15/12/2019, 11:37:00am gmt
International climate talks that have gone on for two weeks have failed to reach an agreement on a key part of a deal that would help reduce global carbon emissions.
'Armed man' in critical condition after being shot by police in Hull
Posted on Sunday, 15/12/2019, 10:20:00am gmt
A man is in a critical condition after being shot by police in Hull.
British father killed and stepson injured in Argentina robbery
Posted on Saturday, 14/12/2019, 7:21:00pm gmt
A British father has been killed and his stepson seriously injured after they were shot during a robbery in Argentina, according to local media.
Mum whose baby was ripped from her arms by police wins settlement
Posted on Sunday, 15/12/2019, 7:50:00am gmt
A woman whose one-year-old child was wrenched from her arms by officers in New York City is to receive a cash settlement from the city.
Lesbian kiss row: Wedding planning site hits out at Hallmark
Posted on Sunday, 15/12/2019, 2:27:00am gmt
A wedding planning website has refused to advertise on the Hallmark Channel again after it scrapped commercials featuring two brides kissing at the altar.
Flight evacuated using slides as cabin starts to fill up with smoke
Posted on Sunday, 15/12/2019, 9:12:00am gmt
Passengers on a Qantas flight from Sydney to Perth evacuated using slides after the Airbus A330 was forced to return as the cabin filled with smoke.
Rubber bullets fired as Beirut protests turn violent
Posted on Sunday, 15/12/2019, 9:34:00am gmt
Dozens of people have been injured in running battles between security forces and anti-government protesters in Lebanon.
General election 2019: Labour leadership takes blame over result
Posted on Sunday, 15/12/2019, 12:13:54pm gmt
Jeremy Corbyn says he is "sorry we came up short", while John McDonnell says he "owns this disaster".