Cat hanging-bid man jailed

A 52-year-old Hereford man who was caught by neighbours trying to hang their pet cat is jailed for 20 weeks.

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Tacloban family with 30 missing

Their faces stare from old photos, their voices silent since Super Typhoon Haiyan swept through Tacloban in the Philippines on Friday.

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30 members of one family missing

Their faces stare from old photos, their voices silent since Super Typhoon Haiyan swept through Tacloban in the Philippines on Friday.

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AUDIO: Are grammar schools answer to elitism?

Harry Mount, author and blogger for the Telegraph, and Owen Jones, author and columnist for the Independent, debate if going to a fee paying school has an impact on your standing in society.

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AUDIO: Getting drunk… without the alcohol

Professor David Nutt, a former government drugs advisor, believes it is possible to have the sensation of alcohol, with no risk to your health.

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Storm chaser: ‘We needed to get out’

Just over 24 hours after Super Typhoon smashed into the coast of Tacloban just two blocks from their hotel, the three-man team of professional storm chasers knew they had to get out.

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Police child protection ‘concerning’

A police watchdog says it has “serious concern” over the quality of protection provided by South Yorkshire Police to victims of child sexual exploitation.

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Storm heads for Vietnam, China

Three days after Super Typhoon Haiyan ripped through the Philippines, the country is just beginning to understand the scope of the devastation left behind. Aid is beginning to arrive in areas hardest-hit by the historic storm, and the grim task of counting the dead has begun.

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Sindh Assembly passes resolution against JI chief Hassan

KARACHI: Sindh Assembly has passed a resolution against the controversial remarks made by the Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) ameer Syed Munawar Hassan on Monday, Express News reported. Various political parties including the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) presented the resolution in the Assembly. “Anyone who does not condemn this statement is not a true Pakistani,” ...

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VIDEO: Chinese stay up for Cyber Monday

Millions of Chinese consumers logged on at midnight on Sunday in the hope of grabbing a bargain on what has become known as Cyber Monday. Juliana Liu reports reports from Hong Kong.

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