Prime London property has had a tough year, but there are signs that the slump is easing. The capital’s three most expensive boroughs - the City of Westminster, Camden, and Kensington and Chelsea - each saw sales jump by more than 20...
The British public has become more pessimistic about the economic impact of Brexit, a major new survey for the Bank of England has found. A survey by NMG of some 6,000 households, conducted in September, shows that the proportion of households expecting leaving...
The UK’s FTSE 100 index of the country’s largest publicly listed companies on Monday welcomed three new names to its ranks: packaging business DS Smith, online food delivery service Just Eat and technology group Halma. Each quarter, the blue chip index is...
Britain's Prince Harry has admitted he was nervous about interviewing former US President Barack Obama as a guest editor for BBC Radio 4.  “You're excited about this; I'm nervous about this,” the Prince is seen telling Mr Obama in a video released...
A majority of President Donald Trump's voters surveyed by the left-leaning Public Policy Polling (PPP) believe he should continue to serve as president even if it's proven that he conspired with Russia to sway the 2016 election. Just 14 per cent of...
Saudi Arabia plans to raise the price of domestic petrol and jet fuel in January, part of a programme to gradually eliminate energy subsidies as the kingdom seeks to overhaul its economy and balance the budget, according to a person with knowledge...
The MPs who are tweeting about having taken back control having defeated the Government on the need for a “meaningful vote” in Parliament may be congratulating themselves a bit prematurely. Britain’s biggest problem at this moment is not that we are leaving...
A man has been arrested over the murder of a British woman who worked at the UK Embassy in Beirut, a Lebanese police official has said. The official said the suspect confessed he had killed Rebecca Dykes, who had been due to...
This could be a way to spice up boring carol singers at Christmas.  Danish musician and YouTube star Chili Klaus is a maverick who challenges people to eat some of the hottest chilis in the world and films them doing it.  He recently...
A transition period after Brexit where the UK continues to accept EU rules would be a “price worth paying” for economic stability, an influential Commons committee has said. Cross-party MPs on the Treasury Committee said the Government should consent to a “standstill”...