The death toll in Gaza has passed 1,000, Palestinian medical officials say, 19 days after Israel launched an offensive against Hamas militants.
Palestinians appear dazed by level of damage as they check homes, retrieve possessions and search for bodies of relativesThousands of people in Gaza have ventured out from homes and shelters during a 12-hour ceasefire to find that whole streets and neighbourhoods have been destroyed in the last week.Israel and Hamas both agreed to a UN request to stop fighting from 8am until 8pm on Saturday.
Plans to vet millions of people working with children and vulnerable adults are to be scaled back to “common sense” levels, the Government announced today
A judge is being investigated after being accused of falling asleep during a child rape trial at Manchester Crown Court.
The largest flotilla ever seen on the River Clyde sails from Greenock to Glasgow as part of the city's Commonwealth Games celebrations.