Cards Against Humanity buys area of US border to prevent Trump building his wall

A foul-mouthed card game has joined Democrats, environmentalists and immigrant advocates in fighting Donald Trump’s proposed border wall. “If you voted for Trump,” a website launched by...

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...

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...

Zimbabwe latest: US embassy tells citizens in Zimbabwe to ‘shelter’ after explosions heard in...

The American embassy has told its citizens in Zimbabwe to seek shelter after explosions reportedly reverberated through the capital of Harare. “US citizens in Zimbabwe are encouraged to...

Robert Mugabe ‘under house arrest’ in Zimbabwe after army seizes control

President Robert Mugabe is under house arrest after the military seized control of Zimbabwe, South African president Jacob Zuma has said. Mr Zuma spoke to the 93-year-old...

Scottish Labour’s interim leader Alex Rowley stands down over alleged misconduct

Scottish Labour interim leader Alex Rowley has resigned from the role amid claims about his conduct, the party has said. Mr Rowley said he would stand aside...

Former British MI6 spy reveals how to remember information without writing it down

Remembering things can be hard. Former British Secret Service MI6 and Australian Secret Intelligence Service agent Warren Reed learned a simple technique during his spy training to...

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...

Four in ten NHS nurses unable to sleep because of financial anxiety, survey finds

Financial pressures from years of Government pay restraint are keeping nurses up at night, as four in ten (41 per cent) said they “lose sleep because of...

Zimbabwe latest: British nationals warned to stay indoors as military assumes control of Harare

British nationals in Zimbabwe's capital Harare are being advised to stay indoors amid reports of “unusual military activity”. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) issued the guidance in the...

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