Rail firm Northern to be nationalised

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionOvercrowding on trains has been one of many issues facing Northern passengersTroubled rail company Northern is to be brought under government control.The decision, which will see the…

BBC News announces 450 job cuts

Around 450 jobs will be cut from BBC News under plans to complete its £80m savings target by 2022. There will be a reduction in the number of films produced by Newsnight, which will lead…

What are your rights depending on your passport?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Irish passport holders will retain EU travel benefits after Brexit At least 700,000 people born in Northern Ireland now hold an Irish passport.About 200,000 of those made their first…

Grenfell firms seek immunity over evidence

Image copyright Getty Images Firms involved in the refurbishment of Grenfell Tower have asked for immunity from prosecution before appearing at the new phase of the inquiry.They want a guarantee from Attorney-General Geoffrey Cox that…

Pompeo flies to UK for talks amid US…

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBaroness Morgan: UK has "got the expertise" in HuaweiUS Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is flying to the UK for talks after the government decided to allow…