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Man fined €208,000 for trying to pass off veal for fruit at self-service till

A man in Germany has been fined €208,000 (£184,224) for putting expensive meat through a self-service checkout as cheaper fruit. 

Oxfam chief executive to face MPs over Haiti sex scandal

The head of Oxfam GB will be questioned by MPs today over the sex scandal which has engulfed the charity.

Amber Rudd: We're 'working with US' to bring IS 'Beatles' to justice

Home Secretary Amber Rudd says the UK is working with the US to make sure two captured jihadists who were part of a group nicknamed "The Beatles" face justice for their crimes.

Dutch activate 'hard Brexit' plan and blame 'a lack of clarity' from the UK

The Dutch government has linked its decision to activate what it refers to as a "hard Brexit" plan for customs to "divisions within the British Conservative Party" and a "remaining lack of clarity" from the UK.

Imran Khan's hat-trick: Cricketer turned politician marries Bushra Maneka

Imran Khan's hat-trick: Cricketer turned politician marries Bushra Maneka

Imran Khan has married for a third time - to a faith healer who has helped him in the past, his party has announced.

Brexit will not lead to Mad Max-style world, says David Davis

Brexit will not lead to Mad Max-style world, says David Davis

David Davis hopes to calm fears of Brexit triggering a "race to the bottom" in production standards in a speech on Tuesday.

Florida mass shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz makes second court appearance

Florida mass shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz makes second court appearance

A former student accused of last week's mass shooting in Florida has appeared in court for the second time.

'Kidnapped' model Chloe Ayling shows police Italian home she was 'held in'

'Kidnapped' model Chloe Ayling shows police Italian home she was 'held in'

A British model has revisited the Italian farmhouse where she was allegedly held captive as her suspected kidnapper stands trial for her abduction.

Geoffrey Rush 'inappropriately touched co-star on stage', court told

Geoffrey Rush 'inappropriately touched co-star on stage', court told

Oscar-winning Australian actor Geoffrey Rush has been accused in court of repeatedly touching an actress inappropriately while on stage.

Airstrikes and rocket fire 'kill 71' in Syrian rebel enclave

Airstrikes and rocket fire 'kill 71' in Syrian rebel enclave

More than 70 people have reportedly been killed and hundreds wounded as airstrikes, rocket fire and shelling by Syrian government forces and their allies hit a rebel enclave in eastern Ghouta.

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