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1h 14m Labour commits to ending free schools programme, announces Angela Rayner
The Independent
'Labour will end the forced conversion of local schools to academies, scrap the inefficient free school programme and instead focus on delivering what works to get the best result for pupils'
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Hurricane Florence: Woman who rescued 27 pets from tropical storm is charged for not having right permits for the animals1h 51m Hurricane Florence: Woman who rescued 27 pets from tropical storm is charged for not having right permits for the animals
The Independent
Tammie Hedges accused of giving drugs without veterinary licence - but she says it was over-the-counter medicine to help animals survive
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Iceland volcano eruption 'could cause global disruption' with ash cloud similar to 2010, scientists warn2h Iceland volcano eruption 'could cause global disruption' with ash cloud similar to 2010, scientists warn
The Independent
Researchers discover huge volume of CO2 emissions at Katla and warn the volcano is 'highly hazardous'
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2h Labour conference to debate option of fresh Brexit vote
BBC
But the shadow chancellor suggests it would be on the terms of Brexit, not an in-out referendum.
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Labour's new Brexit referendum would not offer option to remain in EU, says John McDonnell2h Labour's new Brexit referendum would not offer option to remain in EU, says John McDonnell
The Independent
Remaining in the EU would not be on the ballot paper in a new Brexit referendum under Labour, John McDonnell has said.
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Labour to vote on keeping option of fresh Brexit vote2h Labour to vote on keeping option of fresh Brexit vote
BBC
But the shadow chancellor says it should be on the terms of Brexit, not another in-out referendum.
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3h Labour conference: John McDonnell unveils shares plan for workers
BBC
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell says he would force all large firms to share ownership with staff.
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3h Randgold and Barrick agree $18bn deal to create world's biggest gold miner
The Independent
Combined group will run mines in Africa, South America and the US
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4h 'It has changed everything': How an email put a UK music promoter at the centre of the Trump-Russia probe
The Independent
Rob Goldstone says nothing could have prepared him for the fallout from being a key player in the 'Russian dirt' meeting of 2016
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5h News Daily: Labour Brexit vote and US judge accused again
BBC
Your morning briefing for Monday 24 September 2018.
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6h The Papers: Labour revolution, or Brexit betrayal?
BBC
The Labour Party conference in the focus of several of Monday's front pages.
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US-China trade: US imposes biggest round of tariffs yet6h US-China trade: US imposes biggest round of tariffs yet
BBC
About half of all Chinese products entering the US will be subject to the new duties after this round.
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Brett Kavanaugh: Second allegation made against court nominee6h Brett Kavanaugh: Second allegation made against court nominee
BBC
A former Yale classmate of US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh accuses him of sexual misconduct.
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Labour conference: John McDonnell unveils shares plan for workers7h Labour conference: John McDonnell unveils shares plan for workers
BBC
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell says he would force all large firms to share ownership with staff.
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Brett Kavanaugh: Second allegation made against court nominee8h Brett Kavanaugh: Second allegation made against court nominee
BBC
A former Yale classmate of US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh accuses him of sexual misconduct.
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As Kavanaugh accuser Christine Ford says she will testify to Congress, will Trump get his Supreme Court pick?8h As Kavanaugh accuser Christine Ford says she will testify to Congress, will Trump get his Supreme Court pick?
The Independent
Sexual assault allegations against president's nominee Brett Kavanaugh may have far-reaching political consequences
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Brett Kavanaugh: Second woman alleges sexual misconduct by Trump's Supreme Court nominee8h Brett Kavanaugh: Second woman alleges sexual misconduct by Trump's Supreme Court nominee
The Independent
Deborah Ramirez, 53, alleges incident took place while both were Yale students - Mr Kavanaugh denies the accusation, calling it a 'smear'
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9h Brett Kavanaugh: Second woman alleges sexual misconduct by Trump's Supreme Court nominee
The Independent
Deborah Ramirez, 53, alleges incident took place while both were Yale students - Mr Kavanaugh denies the accusation, calling it a 'smear'
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Brett Kavanaugh: Second woman alleges sexual misconduct by Trump's Supreme Court nominee9h Brett Kavanaugh: Second woman alleges sexual misconduct by Trump's Supreme Court nominee
The Independent
A second woman has come forward with an allegation of sexual misconduct against Brett Kavanaugh - Donald Trump's nominee to be placed on the Supreme Court.
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Brexit: Labour conference vote wording agreed9h Brexit: Labour conference vote wording agreed
BBC
The motion proposes "all options" - including campaigning for a fresh referendum - remain on the table.
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Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford to testify over sexual assault claim on Thursday10h Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford to testify over sexual assault claim on Thursday
The Independent
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will also answer questions at the hearing
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11h Ban anonymous social media accounts, says senior Labour MP
The Independent
Angela Rayner said most people who sent her abuse online do not use their real names
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11h Brexit: Labour to vote on motion that would mean it 'must' back new referendum
The Independent
Labour conference will vote on a motion that if passed will mean it must back "a public vote on the terms of Brexit" if Jeremy Corbyn cannot secure a general election.
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Conservative infighting set to intensify as leading Brexiteers unveil rival plans for future relationship with EU13h Conservative infighting set to intensify as leading Brexiteers unveil rival plans for future relationship with EU
The Independent
Brexit secretary Dominic Raab launched a pre-emptive attack on the proposals over the weekend
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14h Workers promised annual bonuses of £500 under Labour's plan to force companies to give shares to staff
The Independent
First £500 from the rising value of shares to go to workers – with the remainder ploughed into public services, John McDonnell will say
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Labour conference: deselecting MPs to be made easier15h Labour conference: deselecting MPs to be made easier
BBC
The party votes for the change as a union boss says some MPs are "almost asking to be deselected".
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15h Brexit: Hundreds of young Labour activists flock to newly created app to push party to back new referendum
The Independent
Exclusive: The Together Against Brexit app has been downloaded by 1,000 activists since Friday
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Labour conference: deselecting MPs to be made easier16h Labour conference: deselecting MPs to be made easier
BBC
The party votes for the change as a union boss says some MPs are "almost asking to be deselected".
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16h French Muslim rapper cancels Bataclan shows after far-right protests
The Independent
'The freedom of expression of artists ... must remain a fundamental right in our democracy'
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17h Labour pledges to fund alcohol care specialists in NHS hospitals
The Independent
Shadow health secretary promises £13.5m for support teams and condemns cuts to treatment services
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17h Pirates kidnap crew from Swiss cargo ship in Nigerian waters
The Independent
Holding hostages for ransom is an increasing problem in the Gulf of Guinea
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Man arrested at Buckingham Palace 'over firearm offence'18h Man arrested at Buckingham Palace 'over firearm offence'
The Independent
The 38 year-old was stopped by security staff at the visitors' entrance
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19h Emmanuel Macron's approval rating falls to lowest point yet with just 29 per cent support
The Independent
French president has faced wave of resignations and scandal over his bodyguard
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21h Girl with allergy dies after Pret baguette
BBC
Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, 15, collapsed on a flight after eating at Heathrow Airport.
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Indian politician shot dead in rural village by 40 Maoist rebels, police say21h Indian politician shot dead in rural village by 40 Maoist rebels, police say
The Independent
Maoists who have been fighting for land and job rights from Indian government for over 40 years carried out attack on member of Telugu Desam party
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Kevin Beattie: Footballer who played for England but was forced into early retirement by injury22h Kevin Beattie: Footballer who played for England but was forced into early retirement by injury
The Independent
He suffered hardship in his later years having played at the top level for nine seasons in his youth
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More than 60% of Oxford University students went to private or grammar school, figures show23h More than 60% of Oxford University students went to private or grammar school, figures show
The Independent
David Lammy says many UK universities remain 'gated communities for the privileged' after data reveals only one in 10 students at Oxford and Cambridge consider themselves working class
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Brexit: New referendum must exclude any option to remain in EU, says Len McCluskey23h Brexit: New referendum must exclude any option to remain in EU, says Len McCluskey
The Independent
The Unite general secretary said including the option could push Labour voters to the Tories
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23h UK weather: Met Office predicts warm and dry autumn months and rejects claims of snow
The Independent
Forecasters predict above average temperatures and reject claims of 'crippling' snows for winter
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Teenager shot dead in second London youth murder within 12 hours25h Teenager shot dead in second London youth murder within 12 hours
The Independent
Nineteen-year-old fatally shot in Walthamstow hours after young man stabbed to death in Hackney
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25h Birmingham pharmacist detained in Syria on suspicion of Isis membership
The Independent
British man captured by Kurdish forces claims he has been working in Syrian hospitals
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Rare tornado rips through Quebec neighbourhood in dramatic video27h Rare tornado rips through Quebec neighbourhood in dramatic video
The Independent
Storm has caused politicians to suspend a political campaign
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Tory donor threatens to fund new Brexit party after Chequers 'fiasco' 22 Sep 7:55pm Tory donor threatens to fund new Brexit party after Chequers 'fiasco'
The Independent
Jeremy Hosking described the PM's plan as 'Big Business Brexit tying us in EU knots'
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Trump tariffs 'adding extra costs' as North Carolina rebuilds after Hurricane Florence 22 Sep 7:48pm Trump tariffs 'adding extra costs' as North Carolina rebuilds after Hurricane Florence
The Independent
Storm brought devastation to region – and it may end up costing as much as $50bn to rebuild
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22 Sep 7:32pm Brett Kavanaugh accuser ready to testify to Senate over sexual assault allegation
The Independent
Supreme Court nominee has denied the incident took place
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House of Fraser stores in Edinburgh, Hull and Swindon face closure 22 Sep 7:11pm House of Fraser stores in Edinburgh, Hull and Swindon face closure
The Independent
New owner Mike Ashley says landlords refused to be reasonable over rents
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22 Sep 7:03pm Labour leadership will back final say on Brexit if party members want it, says Tom Watson
The Independent
The issue of a second referendum is set to be debated at Labour Party conference
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