Labour promises pay rise for NHS staff

Labour will deliver a pay rise to NHS staff if it wins the General Election, scrapping the existing cap on salaries as part of a three-point pledge for the health service. NHS pay increases are currently subject to a 1% cap that has kept rises below the rate of...

Met Police rules out its only McCann suspects

The only four official suspects investigated by the Met Police over the abduction of Madeleine McCann have been ruled out of the inquiry. But Scotland Yard insists it is still investigating one significant lead. Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley told Sky News:...

Mirror Group settles phone-hacking claims

Dozens of celebrities have received damages and an apology from Mirror Group Newspapers (MGN) over phone-hacking. Lord Jeffrey Archer, Dame Mary Archer, ex-footballer Kevin Keegan, actress Patsy Kensit and former home secretary Charles Clarke were among 44 people...

PM set to sideline Johnson in election campaign

Boris Johnson was undoubtedly the star of the Vote Leave campaign, but the Foreign Secretary looks set to take a more minor role in Theresa May’s election push. Three Cabinet sources told Sky News Mr Johnson was not on the core team of campaign figureheads, suggesting...