NEWS FOR 22/03/2019 (Friday the 22nd of March, 2019 - 9:57:29am gmt)
Brexit delayed: UK gets two new deadlines after midnight talks
Posted on Thursday, 21/03/2019, 11:45:00pm gmt
EU leaders have granted Theresa May's request to delay Brexit, giving the UK a two-tier extension.
EU has put MPs in the driving seat for Brexit
Posted on Friday, 22/03/2019, 6:16:00am gmt
At times it was difficult to imagine that the prime minister who presented her delay compromise to the media in Brussels was the same one who had a day previously launched an uncompromising attack on the Commons for blocking her deal, and promised no lengthy delay.
Missing student Libby Squire's body found in Humber - police
Posted on Thursday, 21/03/2019, 7:58:00pm gmt
A body recovered from close to Grimsby Docks in the Humber Estuary is that of missing student Libby Squire, Humberside Police has said.
<a href='https://news.sky.com/story/sky-views-a-decade-after-the-banking-crisis-were-no-closer-to-normality-11672222'>A decade after the banking crisis, we're no closer to normality</a>
Posted on Friday, 22/03/2019, 3:01:00am gmt
Ad watchdog orders 150 'autism cure' therapists to stop
Posted on Friday, 22/03/2019, 7:11:00am gmt
One hundred and fifty therapists who claim to be able to "cure" autism have been served an enforcement notice over warnings their claims have no scientific evidence and could seriously harm children.
London Waterloo commuter chaos after all trains cancelled
Posted on Friday, 22/03/2019, 8:10:00am gmt
All trains to and from London's Waterloo were cancelled this morning causing major disruption for commuters.
One of the most striking responses to terrorism in history
Posted on Friday, 22/03/2019, 4:21:00am gmt
It must rank as one of the most striking and defiant responses to terrorism in history.
Trump's Golan policy change is 'illegal and unacceptable'
Posted on Friday, 22/03/2019, 8:00:00am gmt
Donald Trump's declaration that it is "time to recognise" Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights has been described as "illegal", "irresponsible" and a "direct violation of United Nations" decisions.
Cervical cancer home-test kits could be 'game-changer'
Posted on Friday, 22/03/2019, 8:13:00am gmt
Women are going to be offered the chance to carry out smear tests in the comfort of their own homes in a drive to reduce the number of women skipping their cervical cancer screenings.
Nearly 50 dead after explosion at chemical plant
Posted on Friday, 22/03/2019, 3:27:00am gmt
An explosion at a chemical plant in eastern China has killed 47 people and left hundreds more injured.
Brexit: Theresa May to urge MPs to back deal as delay agreed
Posted on Friday, 22/03/2019, 8:10:15am gmt
Theresa May will once more urge MPs to back her deal after the EU says the UK's departure can be postponed.