Residents in the north east of England are said to have been woken up by a small earthquake.
The University of Sunderland has closed its history faculty after just 14 students wanted to study the subject this year.
Parents who suffer the loss of a child under the age of 18 will be entitled to two weeks’ statutory paid leave from work, the Government has announced.
The Prince of Wales will warn that “hatred and intolerance still lurk in the human heart” when he joins world leaders at an event marking the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Heather Watson made a meek exit from the Australian Open with a heavy loss to 16th seed Elise Mertens in the second round.
A water tanker plane fighting wildfires in Australia has crashed killing three American crew members, officials have said.
The 2020 Guinness Six Nations opens when Wales host Italy on February 1.
Wayne Pivac admits he is “very excited” ahead of his debut Guinness Six Nations campaign as Wales head coach.
Experts will meet again on Thursday to decide whether to declare an international public health emergency over China’s coronavirus, which has killed more than a dozen people in the country and closed down the city where it is thought to have originated.
A new cartoon series featuring the royal family as seen through the eyes of Prince George is to be launched on HBO Max.