Police report casualties after van hits pedestrians in Finsbury Park, London

One arrest made after vehicle collided with pedestrians in Finsbury Park early on Monday morning, London ambulance service says The Metropolitan police are attending the scene of a major incident in the Finsbury Park area of north London with reports Read More

EU leaders fear that fragile state of Tories will lead to brutal Brexit

Chaos in Westminster means that UK-EU discussions, which begin on Monday, could collapse without any deal European leaders fear Theresa May’s government is too fragile to negotiate viable terms on which to leave the union, meaning the discussions that officially Read More

Gonski 2.0 on knife edge as Coalition senator threatens to cross floor – politics live

As One Nation offers to support the school funding package, retiring WA Liberal senator Chris Back threatens to cross the floor to vote against it in the last sitting week before the winter break. Follow it live 11.39pm BST Listen Read More

Iran targets 'terrorists' in missile strike on Isis-held Syrian town

Revolutionary Guards fire into positions in Deir ez-Zour in retaliation for attacks on the Iranian parliament and shrine of Ayatollah Khomeini Iran has launched missile strikes targeting “terrorists” in the Isis-controlled Syrian town of Deir ez-Zour in retaliation for last Read More

US plane shoots down Syrian aircraft that attacked US-backed fighters

Central command says plane downed in ‘collective self-defense’ Syrian army says US coalition shot down plane flying against Isis militants A US warplane shot down a Syrian army jet on Sunday in the southern Raqqa countryside. Washington said the jet Read More