The Government is facing growing calls to make its fracking ban permanent, as opponents raised concerns the major U-turn could be an election ploy.
Controversial fracking will no longer be allowed because of new scientific analysis, the Government has said.
Men from the Cumbrian town of Workington seemed nonplussed after a Conservative think tank identified them as a key target for the party in the upcoming general election.
A young black man hoping to renew his passport online was stunned when the automated photo checker mistook his lips for an open mouth.
The UK’s data and privacy watchdog is looking into how personal data on the Government’s main website is collected after it was reported the portal is being used to target users in preparation for Brexit.
The UK public purse delivered a smaller-than-expected surplus last month as public spending continued to increase.
Ben Fogle has said he will donate his entire salary from a BBC series to subsidise TV licences for over-75s, following plans to strip the concession from millions of pensioners.
The Government is facing calls to take back responsibility for funding free TV licences for the over-75s amid an outcry over plans to strip the concession from millions of pensioners.
The Government has confirmed the line-up of its new Artificial Intelligence (AI) Council, the independent committee that will discuss how to promote the adoption and ethical use of the technology.
Social media bosses could be held personally accountable for harmful content published online under new Government plans, it has been reported.
The most polluting log burner and open fire fuels will be banned as part of an ambitious strategy to tackle air pollution announced by the Environment Secretary.
Young people are being asked to come up with bright ideas on how data collected from space can be used to benefit the UK’s economy, health or the environment.
Transport officials in Tayside have backed UK Government proposals to prosecute cyclists who injure or kill other road users.
Dundonians have deposited more than £27,000 in savings under the UK Government’s new savings account scheme.
An app that helps people self-manage lower back pain is among the winners of a government fund designed to help those with health conditions remain in employment.
All homes across the UK should have access to full-fibre broadband coverage by the year 2033, according to the Government’s digital strategy.
The co-founder of Google-owned artificial intelligence (AI) firm DeepMind has been announced as an adviser to the Government’s new Office for Artificial Intelligence.
Ministers have been urged to rethink a ban on term-time holiday for children.
The mum of a Tayside soldier found dead at Deepcut Barracks returned to the region to spend the 16th anniversary of his death at his graveside.
Nearly a million Twitter accounts have been suspended for promoting terrorism in less than two years, new figures reveal.