Police are to be given two extra days' paid holiday per year to improve their "spiritual and emotional well-being".
There has been a rise in centenarian drivers, figures show, as the RAC and AA say drivers need not give up their cars too early.
Police are taking days to respond to 999 calls, despite telling victims they will be there within the hour, a report has found.
England’s picturesque countryside has long provided the perfect escape for those looking to forget about the pressures of modern life.
Older people should be given a course of pilates lessons as a birthday gift rather than slippers or chocolates, according to Diana Moran, the ‘Green Goddess’ exercise guru.
Former world footballer for the year Ronaldinho has set his sights on a new career after announcing his intention to stand in the Brazilian general elections, scheduled to be held this October.
A New York councilman is proposing a law that would ban people from smoking while walking.
A Franco-Dutch company is poised to win the contract to make the iconic blue British passport after the UK leaves the European Union, the Telegraph understands.
The pilot of an aircraft which crashed and killed 11 people has been charged with 11 counts of manslaughter by gross negligence.
Barbudans have for the first time in their history been forced to travel by fishing boat, ferry and charter plane to neighbouring Antigua to vote in their elections – a move many on the hurricane-ravaged island see as a ploy to discourage them from voting.
China has revealed it is testing unmanned tanks that can potentially feature artificial intelligence-based systems, as the country looks to revolutionise its armed forces.
The Government has condemned the suspected computer hack on a leading British surgeon as it described the targeting of hospitals in Syria as "unparalleled brutality".
Automatic pay rises for nurses, midwives and paramedics will be replaced by performance-related increases as part of a £4.