Every 18-year-old would choose between joining the military or volunteering one weekend a month in the community.

They may start the election in very different political positions but the PM and the Labour leader are similar characters.

High-tech drones help Ukraine's defenders - but they say they need more support from allies.

The former president's trial has been a historic moment and filled with salacious detail, but polls suggest a strange level of detachment.

The US rapper's show at Manchester's Co-op Live arena was called off at the last minute on Saturday.

Live facial recognition is becoming increasingly common on UK high streets. Should we be worried?

This subject will be on the table when EU and Middle Eastern foreign ministers meet.

Hannah Hall says pigeons are seen as vermin, and mistreated, but she is trying to change that.

Aitch, Mabel, Rag'n'Bone Man and Griff also performed through the day on the Main Stage.

Judith Gates is campaigning for radical changes round heading in the beautiful game.

Kaylee Golding says she's got closure after the infected blood inquiry found decades of failings.

Richard Sherman composed scores for Mary Poppins and the Jungle Book, amassing Oscars and Grammy awards with his brother.

The BBC star also discussed his family, who came to the UK as part of the Windrush generation.

Volunteers spent 700 hours using replica tools and fire to carve out the Bronze Age-style log boats.

How do people say they will vote in the UK general election? Our poll tracker measures the trends.

Whoever wins July's general election, there will be a significant number of new faces in the House of Commons.

Bills to quash Post Office convictions and provide compensation for blood scandal victims were approved.

The prime minister was meeting constituents when one remarked on the weather when he announced the election.

As is often the case in political campaigns, things don’t always stick to the script.

A leading think tank warns more tax rises or cuts to public services could lie ahead.

The Labour leader outlined his vision at a Scottish campaign launch event in Glasgow.

Tory MP Craig Mackinlay returned to Parliament this week after disease led to amputation of his hands and feet.

The Conservatives are pushing for six TV debates, but Labour officials will only commit to two run by the BBC and ITV.

The former Labour leader will run as an independent in the London seat he has represented since 1983.

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has announced the UK general election will take place on 4 July.

Politicians will vie for the attention of voters distracted by Euro 2024, Wimbledon and festivals.

Lib Dem leader Sir Ed Davey is calling for patients to have the right to see a GP within seven days.

Many Tories were blindsided by the PM's July election announcement - here is how the decision was made.

Some party leaders say they are surprised by an election in six weeks time, others say they have been waiting patiently.

Labour sees the beautiful game as key to winning back areas like Scunthorpe from the Conservatives.

The Reform Party leader says Rishi Sunak "bottled it" over calling a surprise general election for July.

On a visit to Barry the PM attacks Labour on motorists and NHS, but runs into trouble on football.

The Green Party of England and Wales co-leader Carla Denyer claims people are not inspired by Labour.

The ruling ANC party has not delivered the change in South Africa that some had hoped for.

Taiwan's outgoing president says boosting her country's military was the only way to defy China's threat.

A clash with the actor has echoes of the macho tech giants of the past, says Zoe Kleinman.

The Israeli and Hamas leaders are suspected of committing war crimes during the continuing war in Gaza.

News of Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford announcing their divorce feature on many of Sunday's papers.

Far-right parties are on the rise and could become a powerful force in the European Parliament.

Politicians are using data to plan their campaigns - and hopefully win their seats.

The UK festival will include films featuring actors Riz Ahmed and Nabhaan Rizwan.

Dr Otung says acting in Michael Sheen's play Nye gives her hope for the future of the NHS.

Was Manchester United's stunning FA Cup win over Manchester City at Wembley manager Erik ten Hag's farewell?

Ms Vennells gave testimony over three days, watched by those affected by the Post Office scandal.

Israeli protesters have tried to block border crossings, or even attacked aid convoys bound for Gaza.

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The couple previously presented ITV's This Morning and were married for 14 years.

Authorities in Rio Grande do Sul are investigating more than 800 suspected cases of leptospirosis after unprecedented floods.

The fire broke out in a gaming zone in the western state of Gujarat.

Emergency services are at the scene of the crash near RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire.

US golfer Grayson Murray has died at the age of 30, the PGA Tour announces.

One woman has died and a second is in a serious condition in hospital after the attack on Friday.

Was Manchester United's stunning FA Cup win over Manchester City at Wembley manager Erik ten Hag's farewell?

Rangers might have played well, but Celtic showed them how to get the job done again at Hampden, writes Tom English.

Jofra Archer takes two wickets in his first international for more than a year as England begin their World Cup preparations with a 23-run victory over Pakistan in the second T20 at Edgbaston.

Alan Shearer says Man Utd's FA Cup final victory against Man City was "thoroughly deserved", praising Erik ten Hag's gameplan and how his players executed it.

Watch highlights as Manchester United edge past Manchester City to win their 13th FA Cup after first-half goals from Alejandro Garnacho and Kobbie Mainoo.

Jack Catterall says he had to keep his "emotions intact" during his much-hyped grudge rematch win over Josh Taylor in Leeds on Saturday.

Barcelona will 'go down in history' after defending their Women's Champions League title, says England defender Lucy Bronze.

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A new energy price cap means the cost of electricity and gas will fall from 1 July.

The rate at which prices are rising has fallen from record highs, but is still above the 2% target.

Bank of England interest rates affect mortgage, loan and savings rates for millions of people.

Given higher costs, some students are wondering whether going to university makes financial sense.

Almost four million smart meters in Great Britain were not working at the end of 2023.

Bank of England interest rates affect mortgage, loan and savings rates for millions of people.

Use our calculator to find out how much the cost of living is going up in your household.

Bank of England interest rates affect mortgage, loan and savings rates for millions of people.

If the forecast proves correct, it would mean a typical annual bill could be £500 lower than last summer.

If you face disruption because flights are cancelled or delayed, then what can you do?

Given higher costs, some students are wondering whether going to university makes financial sense.

More than 10m people out of work in the UK, so if you're searching for a job you're not alone. Here are some tips on how to get started.

Bank of England interest rates affect mortgage, loan and savings rates for millions of people.

Parents in England can now access 15 hours of free weekly childcare for their two-year-olds.

One woman has died and a second is in a serious condition in hospital after the attack on Friday.

The crashes occurred on the Newry Road, Poyntzpass, on Friday evening and Banbridge Road, Rathriland, on Saturday morning.

Allegations from three women against David Broadway are proven to have amounted to gross misconduct.