Network Rail is to be stripped of its control over Britain's railway tracks, with new powers being passed to the train operators, in a major reorganisation of the system, it is reported.
Jeremy Corbyn is urging socialist and progressive parties across Europe to rally to counter the rise of the "populist right".
Post Office workers and managers will stage a fresh strike on Saturday in a dispute over jobs, closures and pensions.
Southampton Football Club has contacted the police after receiving information in relation to historical child abuse.
A chief constable has defended his force's handling of child sex allegations against former prime minister Sir Edward Heath.
The Government has said it will continue to look at minimum pricing for alcohol in light of a new report which argues it could improve the nation's health.
Temperatures are expected to drop below freezing this weekend, prompting health officials to warn that the chilly conditions can be deadly.
A new scheme to compensate rail passengers for journeys delayed by just 15 minutes on some lines has created "unfairness" for those on the rest of the network, the head of the Commons' Transport Select Committee has warned.
A pilot suffered a heart attack as he taxied to the runway at Glasgow Airport.