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Hammond welcomes ceasefire deal

Hammond welcomes ceasefire deal

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has welcomed the news of a 72-hour ceasefire in Gaza, but stressed the need to "redouble efforts" to bring about a lasting solution.

Project maps 100,000 DNA sequences

Project maps 100,000 DNA sequences

A "landmark" project to map 100,000 complete DNA code sequences is destined to make Britain the world leader in genetic research on cancer and rare diseases, the Prime Minister has said.

Many Tory voters 'favour Ukip deal'

Many Tory voters 'favour Ukip deal'

Nearly a third (30%) of Conservative voters would prefer their party to form a coalition with Ukip if it fails to win next year's general election outright, according to a new survey.

Report reveals immigration impact

Report reveals immigration impact

Large-scale immigration will have a negative effect on standards of living as any economic benefits will be outweighed by pressures imposed by a much bigger population, a think-tank has warned.

£2m boost for blaze-hit Eastbourne

£2m boost for blaze-hit Eastbourne

Eastbourne is set to get a £2 million boost following a fire that left a building on the town's pier a charred shell, Downing Street has said.
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Sierra Leone cyclist in Ebola scare

Sierra Leone cyclist in Ebola scare

Health authorities have played down an Ebola scare at the Commonwealth Games after it emerged a Sierra Leone athlete was tested for the killer virus.
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Ministers 'failing whistleblowers'

Ministers 'failing whistleblowers'

Ministers have been accused by MPs of failing to put in place effective policies to protect whistleblowers in the public services, despite their role in exposing a series of major scandals.
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Crews fight power station blaze

Crews fight power station blaze

Firefighters are continuing their battle to put out the last of the flames of a massive fire which tore through part of a landmark power station.
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Man sentenced over boy's drug death

Man sentenced over boy's drug death

A man is to be sentenced for drug offences today following the death of an ''incredible'' 16-year-old boy as a result of taking ecstasy.
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe begins

Edinburgh Festival Fringe begins

This year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe officially gets under way today, with more than 3,000 shows catering for a wide range of tastes.
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