Ukip 'wouldn't have spooked Maggie'

The outgoing head of the European Commission has claimed Margaret Thatcher would have rejected Ukip's Eurosceptic arguments as he accused ...

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.

Scotland's 'mood of reconciliation'

An MSP has said there is a mood of reconciliation in Scotland as the country approaches Remembrance Day.

Fallen 'owed debt of understanding'

A Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) expert has said the First World War dead should be owed more appreciation.

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 ...

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.

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Ukip 'wouldn't have spooked Maggie'

The outgoing head of the European Commission has claimed Margaret Thatcher would have rejected Ukip's Eurosceptic arguments as he accused ...

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 ...

Salisbury on top 10 cities list

Historic Salisbury has made it into a top 10 world cities' list chosen by travel guide Lonely Planet.

Delivery woes for online shoppers

One in four online shoppers has experienced a problem with a delivery in the last year, new research reveals.

Rise in Eurostar passenger numbers

The number of passengers taking Eurostar services through the Channel Tunnel increased this summer.

New iPhones ring tills for Apple

The record-breaking launch of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus means that technology giant Apple has reported net profit of 8.5 billion dollars (£5.3bn) for ...

Delevingne makes young rich list

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