Marcus Rashford: stepped up his campaign to pressure the UK government into feeding hungry children during the school holidays. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP

Boris Johnson has bowed to public pressure led by a 22-year-old footballer by agreeing to give free school meal vouchers to children from low-income h(...)

UK prime minister Theresa May said the footage of Mark Field was concerning. Photograph: BBC/PA Wire

Tory MP Mark Field has been suspended as a foreign office minister after he was seen physically removing a climate change protester from a dinner in t(...)

On the day British prime minister Theresa May met Japanese PM Shinzo Abe the embattled Mrs May reached out to two big unions in a bid to build support ahead of next week’s meaningful vote. Photograph: Getty Images

British prime minister Theresa May called the leaders of two of Britain’s biggest unions to seek support for her Brexit deal after her government indi(...)

Graham Brady, chairman of the 1922 Committee, announces that Theresa May has survived an attempt by Tory MPs to oust her as party leader. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

In the vast, wood-panelled Committee Room 14 in the House of Commons, where Charles Stewart Parnell was defenestrated by the Irish Party in 1890, Gra(...)

Actor Sean Penn  meeting Mexican drug lord Joaquin “Chapo” Guzman in Mexico. Mexican authorities said their rendezvous was an essential. element in Guzman’s  arrest. Photograph: Reuters/Rolling Stone

US investigators will examine actor Sean Penn’s interactions with Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, two US government sources have said, but it is unclear i(...)