EU imposes more sanctions on Syria

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has hailed fresh EU sanctions against the Syrian regime, describing Bashar Assad as the "cause of instability and ...

EU imposes more sanctions on Syria

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has hailed fresh EU sanctions against the Syrian regime, describing Bashar Assad as the "cause of instability and ...

Kate to greet Singapore president

The Duchess of Cambridge is expected today to take part in her first royal engagement since it was announced she is expecting her second child.

McFadden is shadow Europe minister

Ed Miliband has moved to sharpen up Labour's message on the EU by appointing former minister Pat McFadden to his frontbench team.

Greens lead Lib Dems in new poll

The Greens have overtaken the Liberal Democrats in the latest poll.

Stock market edges higher

The US stock market moved quietly higher today as investors decided to step back into a market that was rattled by white-knuckle turbulence last week.

Mortgage market 'on a plateau'

The housing market may be "sitting on a plateau" after lenders reported a slight fall in the amount handed out to borrowers last month.

UK

Cancer nurse numbers 'reach peak'

The number of specialist adult cancer nurses in England has reached an all-time high, with more than 3,000 posts in the NHS, newly released figures ...

Ombudsman critical over on-the-runs

Police in Northern Ireland can offer no satisfactory explanation for why they reviewed the cases of 36 republican terror fugitives whose status was ...

'Gonzalo' set to disrupt air travel

Thousands of air passengers face severe travel disruption today after a glut of flights were cancelled due to high winds and heavy rain.

Delevingne makes young rich list

Model turned actress Cara Delevingne has become the highest new entry in an annual list of wealthy young stars.

Salisbury on top ten cities list

An historic British town has made into a top 10 world cities' list chosen by travel guide Lonely Planet.

EU imposes more sanctions on Syria

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has hailed fresh EU sanctions against the Syrian regime, describing Bashar Assad as the "cause of instability and ...

Greening to visit Sierra Leone

International Development Secretary Justine Greening is joining British troops heading to Sierra Leone to help with the fight against Ebola.