UK plummets from 11th to 156th in global children's rights rankings

The UK has been accused of employing “inadequate” provision for children’s rights protection after it fell dramatically in global rankings for child rights within a year, from 11th to 156th. Serious concerns have been raised about structural discrimination in the UK, including Muslim children facing increased discrimination following recent anti-terrorism measures, and a rise in discrimination against gypsy and refugee ...

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Jeremy Corbyn: 'Free movement of people will end after Brexit'

Free movement of people will end after Britain leaves the European Union, Jeremy Corbyn has said, as he vowed a Labour government would implement a “managed” and “fair” migration system if elected in four weeks’ time. It comes after the party leader risked confusion over Labour’s immigration policy earlier this year after apparently backing free movement – one of the EU’s ...

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One million hours of police time a year 'wasted enforcing cannabis prohibition'

One million hours of police time are being wasted each year on policing the ban on smoking cannabis, the Liberal Democrats say. Research by the party drawn from official figures shows a total of 87,247 police caseloads relating to the drug were opened in 2015, with the average cost to the taxpayer per case estimated at £2,256.  The estimate says that ...

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Man casually flies helicopter up to McDonald’s drive-thru

Casual (Picture: 9News) A man made a casual stop-over at a McDonald’s drive-thru while flying in his helicopter. Other customers were a bit surprised to see the huge green copter parking up outside the McDonald’s in Rouse Hill, Sydney. Watching porn is making men unable to have sex in real life The pilot, however, seemed unfazed – popping out of ...

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Woman finds courage to leave husband after being diagnosed with cancer

Annabel was first diagnosed five years ago (Picture: Facebook/Annabel Nnochiri) A frustrated housewife left her husband of 28 years for a new life, after she was diagnosed with terminal cancer. Annabel Nnochiri decided to spread her wings, after she was told her bone cancer had progressed to stage four last year. Nurse moved from ward after getting ‘too close’ to ...

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Chelsea scouts watch Antonio Rudiger and Radja Nainggolan during Roma’s 3-1 win over Juventus

Radja Nainggolan found the net from a tight angle (Picture: Getty) Antonio Rudiger and Radja Nainggolan were being watched by Chelsea scouts on Sunday night as Roma beat Juventus 3-1 at home. Tottenham 2-1 Man United LIVE: Spurs bid farewell to WHL with emphatic win Roma threw a spanner into the works of Serie A as they beat the league ...

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TV Baftas 2017: Sarah Lancashire scoops top prize as Benedict Cumberbatch and Great British Bake Off miss out

Joanna Lumley, Adeel Akhtar, Ant and Dec, Sarah Lancashire with their awards (Picture: WireImage, Getty) It was a night of surprises at the 2017 Virgin TV Bafta Awards as Sarah Lancashire, Adeel Akhtar, and Michael McIntyre took home awards but The Crown, Strictly Come Dancing and Benedict Cumberbatch all missed out. TV Baftas: Full list of winners Lancashire and Akhtar took ...

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Schoolboys arrested on suspicion of murdering homeless man

Razvan Sirbu, 21 (Picture: National News/SWNS) Two schoolboys, aged 14 and 15, are among four young men arrested on suspicion of murder, after a 21-year-old homeless man was beaten to death in a park. Romanian national Razvan Sirbu’s body was discovered by dog walkers at 7.15am on Sunday May 7, according to the Daily Mail. Nurse moved from ward after ...

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Daniel Sturridge superbly trolls angry West Ham fans after excellent display for Liverpool

Daniel Sturridge peels off in celebration (Picture: Getty) Daniel Sturridge put on a fantastic performance on his return to Liverpool’s starting line-up against West Ham on Sunday. Tottenham 2-1 Man United LIVE: Spurs bid farewell to WHL with emphatic win The striker had not started a Premier League game since the start of January, but helped inspire Liverpool to a ...

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Philippe Coutinho insists he has heard ‘nothing’ from Barcelona about summer transfer

Philippe Coutinho was in superb form against West Ham (Picture: Getty) Philippe Coutinho has insisted he has heard ‘nothing’ from Barcelona about a potential transfer this summer. Tottenham 2-1 Man United LIVE: Spurs bid farewell to WHL with emphatic win The La Liga giants are reported to be preparing a mega-money move for the Liverpool star. Coutinho was in scintillating ...

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