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UK votes on membership in EU

UK votes on membership in EU

Voting is under way in a historic referendum on whether the UK should remain a member of the European Union or leave. A record 46,499,537 people are entitled to take part, according to provisional figures from the Electoral Commission. Polling stations opened at 07:00 BST and will close at 22:00 BST. It is only the […]

British MP killed

British MP killed

A British MP has died after she was shot and stabbed in an attack in her constituency, West Yorkshire Police have said. Jo Cox, 41, Labour MP for Batley and Spen, had been left bleeding on the ground by her attacker. A 52-year-old man was arrested nearby. Her husband Brendan Cox said she would want people […]