The Coalition is under mounting pressure from Conservative and Liberal Democrat MPs to perform a U-turn to allow some Syrian refugees to come to Britain.
They feel misrepresented as 'fat cats' and are alarmed by cuts in the legal aid budget
The Central African Republic’s spiral into murderous anarchy continued on Friday despite efforts by French and African peacekeeers to impose a ceasefire.
It wants troops or logistical aid to head off a possible genocidal civil war
Despite the presence of the forces, clashes between rival militias were reported in Bossangoa, about 190 miles north of the capital
Syria's warring government and opposition are to meet for the first time in an attempt to halt the fighting that has killed more than 100,000 people.
Death toll expected to exceed 10,000 as four million people have been forced to leave their homes since disaster
A transport plane filled with heavy duty vehicles and medical supplies has left an RAF base as part of Britain's response to the disaster
David Cameron will not hold private talks with Barack Obama at this week’s G20 summit in St Petersburg after Parliament’s decision not to back US action in Syria, it emerged last night.
Aid group Doctors Without Borders is pulling out of Somalia after 22 years because of attacks on staff.
Charities commission claims disproportionate wages risk bringing 'the wider charitable world into disrepute'
We all remember the episode when Monica, Chandler and Joey head to the beach. Monica gets stung by a jellyfish and to ease her pain Chandler urinates on her leg. And thus a worldwide health lesson was learned.
Loyalists could have a future in a new Syria if they topple their President
UK will also contribute to a £50 million international fund for the state
OECD reports budgets are down by 4 per cent but Britain sticks to foreign-spending target
March's dismal weather has been breaking records. David Randall reports on the disruption and chaos that have hit most of Britain