Labour MP Steve McCabe hit in the face with a brick by attacker on a motorcycle

MP for Birmingham Selly Oak, says he is suffering from ‘sore and swollen face’ and has given statement to police after attack Labour MP Steve McCabe has been left with

Who'd want Scaramucci's job now? In Trump's White House, no one comes out alive | Lucia Graves

Whoever fills Scaramucci’s shoes will continue the circus anew before being sacrificed, in an oft-repeated ritual, on Trump’s altar Lucia Graves is a Guardian US columnist It’s been a very

Manchester City will travel to Spanish training camp hours after league opener

• Squad will fly out soon after Premier League game against Brighton• Pep Guardiola’s team will also play friendly against Girona on 15 August Manchester City are set to travel

UK trains are more overcrowded than ever before, says Labour

Analysis shows worst routes carry double their capacity and party says situation is ‘national disgrace’ that is set to get worse Britain’s trains are the most overcrowded since records began,

UK urges tech giants to do more to prevent spread of extremism

Amber Rudd will tell forum including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube that they share responsibility for tackling terrorism Amber Rudd will urge social media companies to do more to remove online

Nicky Morgan requests assessment of City's readiness for hard Brexit

New Treasury select committee chair makes request to Bank of England and also asks its view on format of a transition deal The Conservative MP Nicky Morgan has asked the

Women worldwide celebrate the benefits of breastfeeding – in pictures

Research shows that breastfeeding lowers death rates among children, helps to protect them from infection and promotes intellectual development. As world breastfeeding week begins, women from Ivory Coast to Myanmar

Andrew Little resigns as New Zealand opposition leader weeks from election

Deputy leader Jacinda Ardern is expected to take over the Labour leadership as polls place support for Labour at just 23 to 24% Andrew Little, the leader of New Zealand’s

Sydney counter-terrorism raids: alleged plane plot was 'well along', US officials say

Commercial flight from Sydney to the Gulf said to be the target amid claims the four men arrested had links to Isis A terrorist plot to bring down a plane

FA’s increased drug testing to focus on Premier League players

• New proposals envisage doubling of tests, concentrated on elite level• John Terry will not face gambling charge over final-game substitution Drug testing in football will increase to unprecedented levels