Women in England are having a record number of abortions, almost a quarter of pregnancies resulting in a termination, new figures revealed this week. Some 24 per cent of expectant mothers had termination in England and Wales in 2018, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
A group of fed up local residents were seen barring a boat with over a dozen migrants from docking as it was approaching the shores of the Greek island of Lesbos at the start of March.
BREXIT means the UK has an opportunity to take back control of its fishing waters - but maritime disputes have got so heated in the past that one French fisherman threatened to hang a naval officer of the United Kingdom!
MPs have been handed an inflation-busting pay rise which will see their annual salary soar to almost £82,000, and yet, under newly released Corona virus fighting plans, the Palace of Westminster could close for the Easter recess and not re-open again until after the summer.
The European Union has spent the entire Brexit process aiming to keep the UK tied to Brussels' laws and regulation - and since we voted to leave the bloc, they have continued to pile on extra rules.
A fresh study by the Electoral Reform Society (ERS) found that 32% of voters plumped for a tactical vote rather than picking their preferred party or candidate in December's poll.
WW2 tanks are set to be scrapped from VE Day celebrations over fear of terrorism risk. The vintage World War 2 tanks were due to be part of the line-up to help commemorate VE Day, but these plans have now been shelved following 'advice' from the police.
The number of rough sleepers in the UK has more than doubled since 2010, new figures show. This is despite the total number of people sleeping rough falling for the second year in the row, a total 10% drop from the 2017 peak.
Greece has teargassed crowds of migrants trying to cross its borders, hours after Turkey said it would no longer block them from getting into Europe. The scenes unfolded on Friday at a border crossing near the Turkish city of Edirne after Turkish police and border guards were ordered to stand aside and allow hundreds of people through.