The ex-foreign secretary is criticised by fellow Tories for the "inappropriate and hurtful analogy".
California's deadliest current wildfire is getting larger, officials warn, despite thousands of firefighters battling it.
Thousands have taken to the streets of Edinburgh in a third day of protests against Donald Trump's UK visit.
Boris Johnson has resigned as Foreign Secretary amid a growing political crisis over the UK's Brexit strategy.
A heterosexual couple have won their legal bid for the right to have a civil partnership instead of a marriage.
A County Londonderry teenager who started training sheepdogs when her father encouraged her to get a job has sold a collie she trained for more than £7,000.
The UK has been accused of turning a "blind eye" to Russia's "dirty money", putting national security at risk.
It is unclear whether Meghan Markle's father Thomas will walk her down the aisle on Saturday as planned.
Theresa May is facing a crisis after pro-Brexit ministers paired up with Conservative hardliners to demand a clean break from the European Union’s customs system, rejecting her plea for a compromise solution.
A head-teachers’ union in the UK recently reported that youths have become so accustomed to using digital devices that they are having trouble correctly reading time on analog clocks, forcing schools to replace them.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have named their third child Louis Arthur Charles.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has said she deeply regrets the UK's role in criminalising same-sex relations in its former colonies.
The letter notes that 2018 marks one hundred years on from the end First World War and yet it is a time of growing global tensions and an increasing concern of an escalation in military conflict.
The Duke of Edinburgh has been admitted to hospital in central London for planned surgery on his hip, Buckingham Palace has said.
The Vatican has denied that Pope Francis told a well-known Italian journalist that "there is no hell".
Russia is to expel 23 British diplomats amid tensions over the nerve agent attack on a former spy and his daughter in the UK.
The UK will expel 23 Russian diplomats after Moscow refused to explain how a Russian-made nerve agent was used on a former spy in Salisbury, the PM says.
For anyone who has ever arrived late to work, an apology will usually suffice. But for one British lord, it was too late to just say sorry.
Princess Eugenie is to marry her long-term boyfriend Jack Brooksbank, Buckingham Palace has announced.
Ministers say no part of the UK will be treated differently in the Brexit talks as Labour branded their approach an "embarrassment".
The UK has offered a larger potential "divorce bill" to the EU - which could be worth up to 50bn euros (£44bn), the BBC understands.
Theresa May has launched her strongest attack on Russia yet, accusing Moscow of meddling in elections and carrying out cyber espionage.
The UK government wanted to set up an internal warning system to monitor and react to decisions made by President Donald Trump, emails show.
Nearly one in four drivers in Britain still illegally makes or receives calls while driving, RAC research suggests.
A major Commonwealth body has announced it will open a branch in the United States, boosting Britain’s hopes of strengthening trade links with the country after Brexit.
Police are investigating after reports of an explosion on a District Line Underground train in south-west London.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been awarded 100,000 euros (£92,000) in damages after a French magazine printed topless pictures of Catherine.
EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says "no decisive progress" has been made on key issues, in the latest round of talks with the UK.
The Queen and Prince William visited a relief centre for Grenfell Tower fire victims, while the missing could number as many as 76, the BBC understands.
As fire crews attend a massive blaze at a block of flats in north Kensington, residents who made it safely out of the inferno have spoken of their terrifying experiences.
A huge fire has engulfed a tower block in Latimer Road, west London, with eyewitnesses claiming people are trapped in their homes.
The Queen's Speech - in which the government sets out its legislative programme - has been delayed for a few days, the BBC understands.
Theresa May has said she will form a government with the support of the Democratic Unionists that can provide "certainty" for the future.
Polling stations have opened for people to cast their vote in the UK general election.
Twelve people have been arrested after the London terror attack which left seven people dead and 48 injured.
Angry demonstrators in Brasilia have started a fire inside the ministry of agriculture and have damaged several other ministerial buildings.
British police on Tuesday identified the suicide bomber who killed 22 people, including children, in an attack on a crowded concert hall in Manchester, and said they were trying to establish whether he had acted alone or with help from others.
Twenty-two people, including children, have been killed and 59 injured in a suspected suicide attack at Manchester Arena.
Police have confirmed a "number of fatalities" following reports of an explosion at Manchester Arena.
The Duke of Edinburgh is retiring from royal duties this autumn, Buckingham Palace has announced.
French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has been accused of plagiarising defeated rival François Fillon in a speech she delivered on Monday.
UK Prime Minister Theresa May has announced plans to call a snap general election on 8 June.
The Westminster attacker was British-born and known to the police and intelligence services, the prime minister has revealed.
A woman has died on Westminster Bridge in central London in what police are treating as a terrorist incident.
Prime Minister Theresa May is to officially notify the European Union next Wednesday that the UK is leaving.
MPs have voted by a majority of 384 to allow Prime Minister Theresa May to get Brexit negotiations under way.
Theresa May is set to discuss a post-Brexit trade deal with Turkey during weekend talks in the country with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Parliament must vote on whether the government can start the Brexit process, the Supreme Court has ruled.
The Queen has not attended church on Christmas Day because she is still suffering from a heavy cold.
Allowing ministers to trigger Brexit was Parliament's "clear expectation" when it agreed to an EU referendum, the Supreme Court has been told.
The government has no overall Brexit plan and a strategy may not be agreed for six months, a leaked memo prepared for the Cabinet Office suggests.
UK government must consult Parliament before triggering Article 50 to leave EU, judges rule