Angry residents have taken action into their own hands to clear the stink from their streets amid a city-wide strike by bin workers.Read the full story ›
The court heard how two-year-old Jeremiah Regis-Ngaujah suffered more than 100 separate injuries, including an adult bite mark on his chest.Read the full story ›
In the wake of recent terror attacks politicians are focusing on security issues, but will they affect how the public votes?Read the full story ›
Police described the scene, in which the man mutilated his face and other parts of his body, as a "blood bath".Read the full story ›
Six pupils and a teacher have been taken to hospital after suffering breathing difficulties following school chemical exposure.Read the full story ›
A gaming centre in Birmingham has opened a "rage room" where customers can blow off steam by destroying things with a baseball bat.Read the full story ›
Harry Redknapp has revealed he agreed to become Birmingham's new manager after getting "fed up" with his time out of football.
The 70-year-old has been confirmed as Gianfranco Zola's successor, and will be assisted by former Bristol City manager Steve Cotterill as he bids to preserve their Championship status.
I got fed up sitting around doing nothing. I will come and live up here until the end of the season.
If I can keep them up then we can sit down and talk about going forward.
I got a phone call last night from the people at Birmingham.
I drove to London, had a meeting for 10 to 15 minutes, sat down and said 'Yeah, I will do it, no problem'. I got home and my wife said: 'Are you mad?'
Birmingham is a proper club. It is a good club. They are in a precarious position and we have got the worst goal difference as well.
I've gone in there, said I will come and do it. The money I am not interested in.
The family of a British woman stabbed to death on a train in Jerusalem say they are "devastated by this senseless and tragic attack".Read the full story ›
The image of Saffiyah Khan calmly staring down a seething right-wing activist has been shared widely on social media.Read the full story ›
Ummariyat Mirza was arrested by counter-terror police in Birmingham last Wednesday.Read the full story ›