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MPs urge more power for registrars
Registrars should get more power to halt bogus marriages, MPs said

MPs urge more power for registrars

Registrars should be given the power to refuse to conduct marriages they believe are "bogus", MPs said in a warning that more needed to be done to counter what had become an immigration scam "industry".

World news

Israel strike hits school compound

Israel strike hits school compound

Israeli tank shells hit a compound housing a UN school in the northern Gaza Strip, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens who were seeking shelter from fierce clashes on the streets outside.

Sport news

Brownlee hunger for gold burns on

Brownlee hunger for gold burns on

Alistair Brownlee vowed he would never lose his hunger after adding yet another title to his glittering triathlon portfolio.

Business news

'Wake-up call' over interest rates

'Wake-up call' over interest rates

Wake-up calls must be urgently sounded to help people plan how to cope with increased borrowing costs amid the prospect of the end of rock-bottom interest rates, a think-tank has argued.

Technology news

Social media users 'feel jealous'

Social media users 'feel jealous'

Nearly two thirds of social media users say that sites like Facebook and Twitter make them feel inadequate about their own lives and achievements.

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