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China landslide: More than 100 missing as search continues

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Fifteen bodies have so far been recovered but 118 people remain unaccounted for More than 100 people remain missing after a huge landslide buried homes in a village in Sichuan province, south-western China. A couple and a baby were rescued and taken to hospital ...

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Prince Harry ‘wanted out’ of Royal Family

Image copyright Getty Images Prince Harry was once so disillusioned with being part of the Royal Family that he decided he “wanted out”. Having considered giving up his title, he finally decided he should remain and “work out a role for myself”. Speaking to the Mail on Sunday, the prince ...

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Texas mother held after two toddlers die in hot car

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Cynthia Marie Randolph was arrested on Friday, police say A Texas mother is facing charges over the deaths of her two children from heat exposure after they were found locked in a car last month, police say. They say Cynthia Marie Randolph has admitted she ...

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Archbishop tells PM to ‘draw the poison from Brexit’

Image copyright PA Image caption The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby urged Mrs May to set up a cross-party commission The Archbishop of Canterbury has urged the Prime Minister to set up a cross-party commission to “draw much of the poison” from Brexit negotiations. Writing in the Mail on Sunday, ...

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Pakistan oil tanker fire ‘kills scores’

At least 100 people were killed when a lorry transporting oil burst into flames in the Pakistani city of Bahawalpur, local media report. They say dozens of people were badly burned as they tried to collect fuel leaking from the vehicle. Those injured are being treated in hospital. Firefighters are ...

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Extra security for ‘Europe’s largest Eid party’ in Birmingham

Image caption Numbers of people attending the Eid event in Small Heath Park have increased each year Armed officers and extra patrols are expected at what is billed as Europe’s largest end of Ramadan party. Organisers expect up to 100,000 people at Birmingham’s Small Heath Park on Sunday for Eid ...

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Scheme to limit commercial bins on city streets launched

Image copyright Google Image caption West Nile Street is one of eight areas which will be included in the scheme A scheme to limit the amount of time commercial waste bins are left on the street is being launched in Glasgow. Containers found on streets and lanes in eight areas ...

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Growing up with cancer

Every day in the UK seven teenagers find out they have cancer. At the Royal Hospital for Children in Glasgow, the Teenage Cancer Trust has set up a specially-designed “teen-only” unit. The unit brings together young people from all over Scotland who are dealing with cancer, so they don’t have ...

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Millennial magic

Image copyright Getty Images Jeremy Corbyn continued his drive to appeal to young people with a visit to Glastonbury this weekend. But how can politicians get more young people to support them at the ballot box? Turnout amongst 18-24 year olds rose from 43% in 2015 to 54% in the ...

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Transgender train workers: ‘Don’t pity us’

Image copyright Kerala Information Image caption A still from the video featuring the Indian transgender train workers A video featuring transgender employees recently hired by a train company has been watched more than a million times. “Are you surprised to see me?” one of the workers asks. “Dressed like this? ...

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Cash for sick child’s treatment stolen

Image caption Dawson Willcock was diagnosed with the rare cancer in January and so far none of the chemotherapy treatments have been successful Cash donated for a 21-month-old child’s cancer treatment has been stolen. Dawson Willcock was diagnosed with hepatoblastoma, a rare form of liver cancer, in January but chemotherapy ...

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Foo Fighters finally headline Glastonbury

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The band broke the Pyramid Stage’s midnight curfew Foo Fighters have finally stepped onto Glastonbury’s Pyramid Stage, two years after they were forced to pull out of the festival. Days before their headline performance in 2015, Dave Grohl fell off stage and broke his leg ...

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