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Budget may be delayed, says Transport Secretary Grant Shapps

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 11:25am
Grant Shapps says the new chancellor, Rishi Sunak, needs "a few days to decide on the date".

Uganda's Queen of Katwe star Nikita Pearl Waligwa dies aged 15

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 10:59am
The child actress in the 2016 Disney film about a Ugandan chess prodigy had a brain tumour.

England beat New Zealand in Women's T20 World Cup warm-up

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 10:08am
England cruise to a six-wicket win over New Zealand in their T20 World Cup warm-up game in Adelaide.

Six Nations: Scotland add Sam Skinner and Matt Fagerson to squad

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 9:32am
Sam Skinner and Matt Fagerson are both added to Gregor Townsend's Scotland squad for the remainder of the Six Nations.

Australia fires: Thousands in Sydney for Fight Fire Australia concert

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 8:56am
Australians attend a huge benefit concert in Sydney aiming to raise millions for bushfire relief.

Racing on a frozen lake as ice cracks below

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 8:55am
Over three days, competitors from around the world travel 205km on Siberia's frozen Lake Baikal.

All-Star MVP Award to be named after Bryant

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 8:37am
The NBA All-Star MVP Award is to be permanently renamed after LA Lakers legend Kobe Bryant.

Costa Rica makes biggest ever cocaine haul

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 7:45am
Police found more than five tonnes of the illegal dug hidden in a shipment of flowers, officials say.

Genesis Open: Rory McIlroy tied for lead with Matt Kuchar and Adam Scott

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 7:36am
World number one Rory McIlroy moves into a three-way tie for the lead at the Genesis Open alongside American Matt Kuchar and Australian Adam Scott.

Coleman narrowly misses 60m world record after stumbling out of blocks

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 7:11am
American sprinter Christian Coleman comes close to breaking his own world record after winning the 60m at the USATF Indoor Championships in New Mexico.

Flood fears as Storm Dennis continues to lash UK

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 5:38am
Soldiers are sent to shore up defences in Yorkshire as experts warn floods could be worse than Ciara.

Coronavirus: China announces drop in new cases for third straight day

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 5:11am
Foreign minister Wang Yi said the fall showed the outbreak was being managed effectively.

Coronavirus: Couple quarantined on cruise ship criticise UK government

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 5:06am
David Abel and his wife, Sally, accuse the UK government of ignoring their pleas for help.

Caroline Flack: Love Island and TV stars pay tribute to presenter

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 4:49am
Celebrities and ex-Love Island contestants are among those mourning Caroline Flack following her death aged 40.

Flood defences in England get 1% of infrastructure spending

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 12:54am
Nearly £5bn is due to be spent on flood defences in England up until 2026, government figures show.

Crossing Divides: The hostel promoting tourism to ease Israel's tensions

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 12:17am
An Arab-Jewish-owned hostel caused controversy but is being held up as a symbol of change.

Highlights & report: Evans dominates Mexico E-Prix as Bird crashes

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 12:16am
Jaguar take dominant win at Mexico City E-Prix with Mitch Evans following brave move.

'Period-shaming' Indian college forces students to strip to underwear

Sun, 16/02/2020 - 12:15am
Dozens of women were made to remove their knickers to prove they were not menstruating.