THE European Commission president is reportedly caught up in a new investigation into claims “tampered” evidence duped a phone-tapping probe when he was prime minister of Luxembourg.
The Times reports Jean-Claude Juncker faces allegations his officials – while under oath – presented inaccurate information during an illegal wiretap case.
PARENTS have been left fuming as hundreds of schools remain closed for a second day after temperatures plunged to -13C overnight.
Dozens of school gates have remained shut in Staffordshire, Gloucestershire, Shropshire, Herefordshire and Wales as parent groups blasted heads for taking the “easy option”.
Margaret Morrissey, of campaign group
A FRESH poll has the Tories pulling ahead of Labour for the first time since the General Election after Theresa May’s Brexit breakthrough.
YouGov’s latest survey for The Times shows the Conservatives on 42 per cent, compared to 41 per cent for Labour – and Mrs May’s personal ratings
A DEADLY ‘arson attack’ which killed three children and left a mum and toddler fighting for life could have been the result of an escalating gang war, neighbours have said.
Trapped Demi Pearson, 14, her little sister Lacie, seven, and eight-year-old brother Brandon died after a blaze broke out
ED SHEERAN has revealed he is a Corbynista fanboy saying Jeremy Corbyn “cares about other people” – but is coy over whether he’s actually voted for the Labour party.
The superstar singer says he loves “everything Corbyn is about”, but insisted he doesn’t want to be known as a
DAVID Davis has been forced to row back on claims that Britain’s promises on Ireland were not legally enforcable”.
The Brexit Secretary today stressed Britain’s commitment to a frictionless Irish border – even if we don’t get a deal with the EU.
The Brexit Secretary risked fury with Ireland yesterday
ONE of Europe’s busiest Christmas markets was watched over by police DRONES in a bid to stop a Berlin-style terror attack.
Some 260,000 people visited Lincoln Christmas market last year, but those who browsed the stalls this December would have noticed one small difference – the four drones flying
ANTHONY YARDE came to the ring with a live performance from Lethal Bizzle – and the grime star’s lyrics proved prophetic for the Beast.
In his seminal classic Forward Riddim, Bizzle repeats the lyrics ‘Pow!’, ‘Bam!’ and ‘I win!’.
Those words will be ringing in the ears of Nikola Sjekloca
A resident, who would only give his name as John, said: “We heard a noise at about 8pm but nothing we thought as strange.
“It was only when I went to bed I thought, ‘why are there lights out there’. You’re used to sirens around here now.
“The only reason
BORIS JOHNSON today confronted the president of Iran over the case of jailed British mum Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe.
The Foreign Secretary spoke “forthrightly” as he urged Hassan Rouhani to free Nazanin after 20 months in jail.
Boris spoke to the country’s president for an hour this morning at the conclusion of
BURGLARIES soar 53 per cent at Christmas yet a third of Brits fail to check doors and windows before going out.
The £630 of presents we stockpile on average are a magnet for crooks.
But a study found 75 per cent do not test if alarms are up to date.
THERESA May stepped in to stop a blazing row between two top Cabinet Ministers, it emerged last night.
Tensions between Chancellor Philip Hammond and new Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson over defence funding boiled over in a heated Commons row.
The PM was forced to step in and break up the
THREE BA cabin crew have been sacked over a raucous booze-up at a posh hotel.
Guests were “appalled” by the drunken staff who allegedly caused damage in the lobby during the stopover in Nairobi, Kenya.
Management complained to the airline, which axed the trio.
It follows other complaints about BA crew
ROSE McGowan has branded her former Charmed co-star Alyssa Milano “fake” after she discovered she’s still friends with Harvey Weinstein’s ex-wife.
The star, who claims the movie mogul raped her, lashed out at the actress on Twitter following an interview in which she said she was offering support to
The Coronation Street actress collects four giant star floats and makes her way across the tricky assault course in the challenge
JENNIE McAlpine dramatically falls into the water as she battles against the elements in tonight’s infamous Celebrity Cyclone Bushtucker Trial.
Dressed as a superhero complete with cape, the Coronation
THERESA May is to confront key Leave campaigners Boris Johnson and Michael Gove over what Britain’s relationship with the EU will be like after Brexit.
The Cabinet are set to discuss the vision for the ‘end state’ relationship at a meeting in Downing Street on December 19 following this
A FORMER Manchester City star whose girlfriend killed herself at a popular beauty spot after being diagnosed with a life-changing bowel condition has told of how he loved her more than anything.
Tragic Faye Howard sent a final text to goalkeeper Billy O’Brien after previously revealing she felt “embarrassed”
At least 16 Palestinians were wounded as violence erupted in Israel yesterday over Donald Trump’s incendiary recognition of the contested Holy City of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
Pictures from Bethlehem, Ramallah and southern Gaza showed Arab protesters being stretchered away from stone-throwing street battles with Israeli troops.
In Bethlehem protesters
MYSTERIOUS “sonic booms” over Area 51 base have reignited claims the military site is part of a massive alien cover-up conspiracy.
The thumping sounds were heard immediately after two F-22 fighter jets flew over the airspace in Nevada, USA.
A clip posted on YouTube by UFO Seekers, near a weather
LILY Allen's lodgers have slammed the singer for forcing them into "the spotlight" following a row over her £1.5million London flat.
The Not Fair singer was mocked online after she moaned she could be homeless at Christmas because of the wealthy foreign diplomat couple.
Tenant Maria Bilotta, 38, and her husband Luca
JEREMY HUNT today blasted Facebook for launching a new app aimed directly at under-13s despite promising to protect young children.
The social media giant has started a trial of Messenger Kids, a version of its popular messaging app which will be only used by kids.
The Health Secretary reacted angrily
TWO men have been charged in connection with the tragic death of a 15-year-old girl who suffered a "severe allergic reaction" after eating a takeaway.
Megan Lee died on New Year's Day after developing the reaction feared to have been caused by food she ate from a takeaway near her home.
Mohammed Abdul Kuddus, 39,
AN INDIAN soldier has been arrested eight years after allegedly blinding and disfiguring a 15-year-old girl in a vicious acid attack.
Santosh Bedanta, 35, was arrested along with his friend Anil Biswajit Dalasiharaya over the attack on schoolgirl Pramodini Roul, in 2009.
Pramodini, who is called "Queen" by her family
THE twins who once sued Mark Zuckerberg claiming he stole the idea for Facebook are now reportedly worth more than $1bn after cashing in on the rise of Bitcoin.
Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss's $11m (£8m) stake in the crypto-currency four years ago has rocketed by almost 10,000 per cent
A GIRL whose mum was murdered in a double killing over an alleged betting shop win asked "who is going to be my mother now?"
Marie Brown, 41, was found dead next to her father Noel Brown, 69, at his home in Deptford, South East London yesterday.
Keen gambler Noel,
THERESA May vowed to get a Brexit deal before the end of the week after Ireland’s leader was last night blamed for the UK and Brussels failing to reach an agreement.
Sources at No 10 branded Taoiseach Leo Varadkar “foolish” for claiming victory over the PM prematurely.
After a day of
THE Damian Green porn row could end in a bloody courtroom showdown after an ex-cop threatened to sue Theresa May’s embattled right hand man.
Former Met officer Bob Quick demanded the top Tory withdraw the “deeply hurtful” allegations that he lied about finding “vast amounts” of porn on Mr
THE mystery surrounding the arrest of Lionel Messi's brother over a gun found on his blood-splattered boat has deepened after it emerged he had slept on the vessel hours before it was searched.
Police say they found a loaded gun on board the abandoned boat, before arresting 35-year-old Matias
KIDS are being placed in danger by dodgy knock-offs off one of this year's must-have Christmas toys.
Fingerlings are top of many children's Christmas lists this year and parents are rushing out to snap them up.
The robotic animals - which include a monkey, a unicorn and a sloth -
A proposed Republican tax bill has received plenty of criticism for benefiting the wealthy with reforms that could prove detrimental to low- and middle-income families, but it earned even more flak when hard copies were delivered to senators shortly before being called to a vote on Dec. 1.