UN condemns 'callous' UK government in damning poverty report

'I have spoken with people who depend on food banks and charities for their next meal, who have sold sex for money or shelter, children who are growing up in poverty unsure of their future,' says UN special rapporteur


Italy’s divorce reforms endanger domestic abuse victims, lawyer warns

‘This law is a clear political sign this government is going against women’s rights, women’s autonomy, and women’s emancipation. We are very worried,’ Marcelle Pirrone says

Charles Bronson not guilty of attacking prison governor

'For the first time in 44 years in prison I never intended to be violent,' the notorious prisoner says


Zimbabwe's celebrated female rangers refused entry to UK for awards

'I haven't told my daughter yet. I don't want to disappoint her, she was so proud of me,' Nyaradzo Hoto says


Suspected migrants found on ‘stolen’ fishing boat in Dover

Fourteen men and three children detained and say they are Iranian

Porn site age verification in force by Easter 2019, minister says

'“It has taken longer than I would have liked, but I’d balance that with a confidence that we’ve got it right,' says minister for digital after year-long delay in block intended to protect under-18s