Theresa May needs to get a grip of her government and start acting like...

Tory MPs seem to be ignoring the warning of Benjamin Franklin, made just after the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776, that: “we must...

Woman caught stealing from Uber driver in viral video complains she is being harassed

A woman shown on video snatching $5 from a tip jar in an Uber car says she has been harassed since it went viral. Gabrielle Canales suffered a...

Custard and gravy maker Premier Foods trims half-year losses

Ambrosia custard and Bisto gravy maker Premier Foods has narrowed its losses after securing a hefty jump in sales from its international business. The group has served...

HSBC pays €300m to the French authorities: Another day, another thumping fine

The leak of the Paradise Papers shone a deeply unflattering light on the murky world of offshore tax havens, and Britain’s crown dependencies in particular.  But not...

Twitter 280-character limit lets users play Tetris, Chess and Connect Four in tweets

People are using Twitter’s new 280-character tweet limit to play classic games. Tetris, Chess, Connect Four and Go are just some of the games users have managed...

Terrorism deaths fall for second year in a row signalling ‘turning point in fight...

The number of global deaths from terrorism has fallen for the second year in a row, signalling "a turning point in the fight against radical Islamist...

Scotland to become first country with minimum price for alcohol sales

Scotland is set to become the first country in the world with a minimum price for alcohol sales after the UK’s highest court rejected an appeal...

Why the English language might be our best weapon in a post-Brexit world

Little noticed amid the political turmoil, the Government has begun the legal process to establish a post-Brexit Britain as a standalone economy. It’s the firmest sign yet...

Saad Hariri: Prime minister says he will return from Saudi Arabia ‘within days’ to...

Lebanon's Prime Miniter Saad al-Hariri has said the country is at risk of Gulf Arab sanctions because of the Shia group Hezbollah's regional meddling and said he would...

EU cuts UK growth forecasts due to Brexit uncertainty

The European Commission has slashed its forecast for UK GDP growth, citing Brexit-related uncertainty. In its autumn 2017 round of forecasts, the commission is now projecting growth...

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