BBC 'insult' to journalist amid gender pay row

A senior journalist at the centre of a gender pay row has accused the BBC of adding “insult to the original injury” as she revealed she has been offered £100,000 in back pay. Carrie Gracie, who dramatically quit her role as the BBC’s China editor...

Ministers forced to reveal secret Brexit study

By Aubrey Allegretti, Political Reporter Ministers will be forced to publish a secret study on the impact of Brexit – after the details of what it contains were leaked. Labour won a vote in Parliament to reveal details of the analysis after the Government chose...

Best and worst rail firms for internet access

The best and worst train companies for internet reliability on their services have been revealed, according to new research. The two companies that ranked lowest were Southeastern and Great Northern, said the National Rail Passenger Survey published by Transport...

Brothers in court over £50m cocaine plot

Two brothers have appeared in court accused of involvement in a plot to smuggle £50m of cocaine into the UK on a private jet from Colombia. Martin and Stephen Neil, from Poole in Dorset, were charged along with two Spaniards and an Italian national after half a tonne...