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Hashem Abedi: Brother of Manchester Arena bomber extradited to UK


The younger brother of Manchester Arena suicide bomber Salman Abedi is being extradited to the UK.

Tags: UK, Manchester
Source: www.standard.co.uk

Margaret Fleming murder: Carers jailed 20 years after teen 'vanished from the face of the earth'


Two carers have have been sentenced to life in prison for murdering a vulnerable teenage woman 20 years ago.

Tags: Murder, Prison
Source: www.standard.co.uk

Student who drove at cyclists and police at Parliament guilty of attempted murder


An asylum seeker who rammed his car into cyclists outside Parliament before trying to run down police guards in a determined attempt to "kill and maim" as many people as possible is facing years in prison today.

Source: www.standard.co.uk

Special relationship 2.0: what's next for the transatlantic affair?


If Boris Johnson makes it to No10, securing a US-UK trade deal will be top of his agenda - but his White House pal is hard to seduce. Philip Delves Broughton tests the limits of the new special relationship

Source: www.standard.co.uk

First picture of barber shot dead in 'altercation' at snooker hall


This is the first picture of a barber who was shot dead at a snooker club in east London.

Tags: London
Source: www.standard.co.uk

Elon Musk's Neuralink: The new tech that could 'link brains with artificial intelligence'


Elon Musk has unveiled new technology to connect human brains with computers in a bid to harness the power of artificial intelligence.

Tags: EU, Technology
Source: www.standard.co.uk

Govia Thameslink Railway fined £1m over passenger's train window death


Rail firm Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) has been fined £1 million after a passenger was killed when his head went out of a train carriage window.

Source: www.standard.co.uk

Jeremy Corbyn 'must show his shame on anti-Semitism'


Jeremy Corbyn was urged to show "anger and shame" for the anti-Semitism scandal engulfing Labour by one of the party's most respected grandees today.

Tags: Music
Source: www.standard.co.uk

Family warns of 'ominous' move as Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe sent to psychiatric hospital under 'tough' guard


Fears are growing for the welfare of a jailed British-Iranian mother following her transfer to a mental health ward in Tehran.

Source: www.standard.co.uk

New lake discovered at 11,000ft in Alps after heatwave hit France


A climbing instructor was shocked to discover a lake had appeared in the Alps at over 11,000ft after a heatwave caused snow to melt.

Tags: France
Source: www.standard.co.uk

Tory mayoral hopeful Shaun Bailey proposes new organisation to deliver 'Big Bang' on housing


Tory mayoral candidate Shaun Bailey today proposed establishing a "Housing for London" organisation to build more homes in the capital.

Tags: London
Source: www.standard.co.uk

Let us bring in the workers we need to succeed, say bosses in plea to new PM


A plea for the next prime minister to tear down Theresa May's hostile immigration rules and bring in the talent the country needs to succeed was made by a new coalition of business leaders and universities today.

Source: www.standard.co.uk

Banker 'raped drunk woman after she blacked out at his Chelsea apartment'


An investment banker twice raped a drunk woman he had met at a Chelsea cocktail bar when she "blacked out" at his apartment, a court heard.

Source: www.standard.co.uk

Intensive speech therapy gives father his voice back after stroke


A father of two who lost the ability to speak after suffering a stroke has regained his voice following pioneering therapy.

Tags: Pioneer, Lost
Source: www.standard.co.uk

Hire firms may face £500 fines over dumped bikes in London


Bike-share firms face being fined up to £500 a time in an effort to stop dockless cycles being left strewn around London under plans being considered by town halls.

Tags: London
Source: www.standard.co.uk

London house prices fall: Property slump accelerates with biggest drop for a decade


Average value of London home down by 4.4 per cent Steepest drop since aftermath of crash

Tags: London
Source: www.standard.co.uk

Ben Stokes: I don't see World Cup victory as redemption


Ben Stokes says he does not think his Cricket World Cup final heroics have "redeemed" him.

Source: www.standard.co.uk

Aaron McKenzie: Man accused of murdering pregnant ex 'accepts responsibility for her death'


The ex-partner of a heavily-pregnant woman who was fatal stabbed in her own home has admitted responsibility for her death, the Old Bailey heard today.

Tags: Murder
Source: www.standard.co.uk

Grandfather, 78, beaten through car window by road-rage driver


A retired City broker attacked by a middle-aged road-rage driver today said he is "scarred for life".

Source: www.standard.co.uk

Donald Trump condemned by US House of Representatives after 'racist' Twitter attack on Democrat 'squad'


The US House of Representatives has voted to condemn Donald Trump for his "racist" Twitter attack on four Democratic congresswomen.

Source: www.standard.co.uk

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