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A British mother fighting to bring her son’s body home after he died in a motorbike crash in Vietnam has said she fears he could be cremated without her permission. Denver Barfield, 24, and a British woman died in the city of Hoi An early on Monday morning when their bike crashed into a power […]

The UK may be hit with “blood rain” this week as heavy thunderstorms mix with a dust cloud from the Sahara, the Met Office has said. Parts of the country could have red or orange rain over the coming days as lightning, strong winds and hail move in. The Met Office said the phenomenon occurs […]

A Tory MP has been criticised for “making light” of rape allegations against one of his unnamed Conservative colleagues with “grotesque” remarks. Michael Fabricant said there would be a “strong turnout” of Tories attending Prime Minister’s Questions on Wednesday to prove they were not the unidentified man, who has been asked by the party to […]

Deborah James has left the house for the first time in 10 days to celebrate her new book topping the Amazon bestsellers’ list. The cancer campaigner and podcast host, known online as Bowel Babe, revealed this week that she had completed her second book, titled How To Live When You Could Be Dead. The launch […]

Boris Johnson’s legislative programme outlined in the Queen’s Speech has been passed by MPs – despite some suggesting it should have contained more measures to help the poorest households amid the cost of living crisis. The speech, which was read least week by the Prince of Wales, was passed by MPs in the Commons by […]

The prime minister has been asked to explain why a private jet was allowed to leave the UK for Russia after a flight ban had been imposed. Boris Johnson was quizzed during Prime Minister’s Questions about a private chartered flight from Inverness Airport to Moscow, which took place a day after the Russian flight ban […]

The official at the heart of the partygate scandal is being lined up as a candidate to become ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Sky News understands. Martin Reynolds is increasingly likely to take up the Riyadh position after leaving his role as one of Number 10’s most senior officials in February. The Foreign Office recruitment process […]

Britain’s biggest-ever lottery winners are to go public tomorrow. The winners of more than £184m in last week’s EuroMillions have so far kept quiet. They are now known to be a couple from Gloucestershire. Tuesday’s jackpot scoop made them the UK’s largest-ever National Lottery winners. And they will reveal themselves to the world tomorrow morning. […]

Two more monkeypox cases have been detected in England, health officials have said. It brings the total number of confirmed cases in the country since 6 May to nine. One of the latest viral infections was identified in London, while the other was in the South East. The two new cases have no travel links […]

Inflation has hit its highest level in 40 years amid the deteriorating cost of living crisis. The rate shot up to 9% last month – its highest level since comparable readings in 1982. Cheapest and most expensive places to buy petrol revealed – cost of living latest Data released by the Office for National Statistics […]