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Drone 'no fly zone' around UK airports to be extended to 5km

The "no fly zone" for drones around UK airports is set to be extended under plans announced by the government and the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) today. 

Theresa May heads back to Brussels in bid to break Brexit deadlock

Theresa May is heading back to Brussels in another desperate bid to break the Brexit deadlock on the contentious issue of the Irish backstop.

Cushty! Only Fools and Horses musical has its premiere in London

With plenty of mange tout, Chateauneuf du Pape and a sprinkling of creme de la menthe, Del Boy and Rodney have made it to the West End.

Shamima Begum's citizenship - what is the law?

The decision by the Home Secretary Sajid Javid to try to strip Islamic State bride Shamima Begum of her UK citizenship may play well in the court of public opinion  - but what actually is the legal situation? 

Joan Ryan becomes eighth MP to quit Labour to join Independent Group

Joan Ryan becomes eighth MP to quit Labour to join Independent Group

An eighth Labour MP has quit the party to join an independent grouping in parliament.

100 years before Met has same ethnic mix as London, HR bosses at force warn

100 years before Met has same ethnic mix as London, HR bosses at force warn

It will take 100 years of recruitment by the Metropolitan Police before it has the same ethnic mix as the population of London, according to HR bosses at Scotland Yard.

British football fan 'beaten and starved in UAE after arrest for wearing Qatar shirt'

British football fan 'beaten and starved in UAE after arrest for wearing Qatar shirt'

A British football fan who claims he was detained in the United Arab Emirates for wearing a Qatar shirt has told Sky News he was left to starve in prison after being beaten up.

IS bride Shamima Begum can lose British citizenship 'because she is dual national'

IS bride Shamima Begum can lose British citizenship 'because she is dual national'

Islamic State bride Shamima Begum can have her UK citizenship revoked because she is a dual British-Bangladeshi national, Sky sources say.

Ruth George MP sorry for 'conspiracy theory' that Labour quitters are backed by Israel

Ruth George MP sorry for 'conspiracy theory' that Labour quitters are backed by Israel

A Labour MP has apologised for "invoking a conspiracy theory" that seven MPs who quit the party are being financially backed by Israel.

Independent Group 'more popular than Lib Dems': Sky Data poll

Independent Group 'more popular than Lib Dems': Sky Data poll

The newly-formed Independent Group of MPs who split from Labour on Monday are already ahead of the Lib Dems in popularity, according to a Sky Data poll.

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IS bride Shamima Begum can lose British citizenship 'because she is dual national'

IS bride Shamima Begum can lose British citizenship 'because she is dual national'

Islamic State bride Shamima Begum can have her UK citizenship revoked because she is a dual British-Bangladeshi national, Sky sources say.

Rail price shake-up could end peak fares and split ticketing

Rail price shake-up could end peak fares and split ticketing

Train operators are calling for a major shake-up of fares that would throw out current rules governing peak and off-peak pricing and also end the need for so-called split-ticketing.

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