Tuesday 21 November 2017

Duchess of Kent hails ‘courageous’ Jana Novotna following death from cancer

Tuesday 21 November 2017

The Duchess said Wimbledon will not be the same without the Czech tennis star.The Duchess of Kent, who famously comforted Jana Novotna after she lost the 1993 Wimbledon final, ha...

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Residents left homeless after blaze at block of flats claims woman’s life

Tuesday 21 November 2017

Some 60 firefighters tackled the blaze at the four-storey building in Daleham Gardens, Hampstead.A woman has died after a fire ripped through a block of flats in north London. ...

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Explorer rescued from Papua New Guinea ‘bewildered’ by interest

Tuesday 21 November 2017

Benedict Allen was hoping to reach the Yaifo, a tribe thought to be one of the last on Earth to have no contact with the outside world.A British explorer who was rescued from Papua New Guinea after trying to find a remote tribe has dis...

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Philip Hammond urged to avoid tax hike for cash-strapped motorists in Budget

Tuesday 21 November 2017

It comes after reports that ministers have discussed changes to taxes for diesel cars.Chancellor Philip Hammond is coming under pressure from motorists not to slap additional tax on petr...

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Brexit Bill returns to Commons as Theresa May secures backing for bigger payout

Tuesday 21 November 2017

The Bill has proved problematic for the Government as Tory rebels have threatened to reject parts of the legislation they oppose.The Brexit battle returns to the Commons after key Cabinet players agreed Theresa May should offer t...

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‘Serious questions’ for referendum watchdog over Vote Leave inquiry decisions

Tuesday 21 November 2017

The Electoral Commission announced on Monday that it had opened an investigation into spending by the Vote Leave campaign.The Electoral Commission faces “serious questions” over its handling of its inquiry into...

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