CYBG’s £1.7 billion takeover of Virgin Money could mark the start of an M&A wave in the sector, with mid-tier banks now ripe for takeover as crisis-era woes are laid to rest, the global chairman of PwC has said.
The boss of CMC Markets and former Tory party treasurer Peter Cruddas has said Britain should “walk away” unless it can get the right EU deal, and attacked the Lords and rebel MPs for frustrating Brexit efforts.
A second person has died after Saturday’s explosion at a massive rally in the Ethiopian capital for the new prime minister, the health minister says.
A 19-year-old woman who travelled from France to Canada to visit her mother in British Columbia says US officials detained her for two weeks after she accidentally crossed the border while jogging.
France and Belgium are urging Unesco to designate scores of their World War I memorials and cemeteries as World Heritage sites.
Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend was a satisfied man after watching his side demolish Argentina 44-15 in Resistencia.
Saudi women are in the driver’s seat for the first time in their country after the world’s last remaining ban on women driving was lifted.
A written-off fire service van was among 171 emergency service vehicles damaged in pothole-related accidents since 2015, records show.
Polls have opened for Turkey’s high-stakes presidential and parliamentary elections, which could consolidate President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s hold on power.
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was told to leave a Virginia restaurant because she works for President Donald Trump.
Health, crime, Brexit and housebuilding are among a variety of stories on Sunday’s front pages.
A nine-year-old English bulldog has been named the winner of the 2018 World’s Ugliest Dog contest in the San Francisco Bay Area.
New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern and her partner Clarke Gayford have named their baby daughter Neve and say they want her to grow up in a world in which she can make choices about her family and career based on what she wants.
Services on the East Coast Main Line have been brought back under public control following the failure of the Virgin Trains East Coast (VTEC) franchise.
A blaze at a block of flats in north London sparked “mass panic”, a witness has said.
England fans sang and danced into the early hours of the morning in Nizhny Novgorod ahead of the Three Lions World Cup clash with Panama.
Theresa May has been urged by hardline Brexiteers to speed up preparations for a “no-deal” Brexit to put pressure on Brussels during withdrawal negotiations.
A ban on selling energy drinks to children could be introduced under Government proposals to halve childhood obesity by 2030.
Today the ban on women driving in Saudi Arabia has been lifted and female racing driver Aseel Al Hamad has become one of the first women to enjoy her new right.
England fought back from 12-0 down to beat New Zealand 36-18 in their ground-breaking Test match in Denver.