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Theresa May questioned over Tory Party links to Cambridge Analytica parent company

Theresa May has faced questions in the Commons over alleged Conservative Party links to the parent company of the embattled data firm Cambridge Analytica. The Prime Minister’s comments follow the suspension of...

UK pulled into talks with Spain and EU about Gibraltar status after Brexit

Britain is set to be pulled into talks with Spain and the EU about the status of Gibraltar after Brexit, under a roadmap...

Council tax burden for poorest households in London six times more than highest earners,...

The council tax burden for the poorest households in London is six times greater than that for the highest earners as a proportion...

Dublin hotel fire: Dozens of firefighters tackle serious blaze on upper floors of building

A fire has broken out on the upper floors of the Metro Hotel in Dublin. The hotel and apartment complex is located near Dublin...

Republican concedes to Democrat in state Trump won by 20 points in ominous sign...

Republican candidate Rick Saccone has finally conceded to his Democratic opponent in the Pennsylvania special election, in what is being interpreted as an ominous sign for...

US central bank raises interest rates to 1.75%

The US central bank has raised interest rates again for the world’s largest economy, citing a tightening labour market. The Federal Reserve’s governing council,...

Westminster today – LIVE: Theresa May urged to explain why new Blue UK passports...

Theresa May and Amber Rudd have been urged to explain to UK workers why new British passports to be introduced after Brexit will...

Austin bombings: Police find ‘confession’ but still seeking motive for ‘challenged young man’

Police in Austin say they have found a "confession" recorded by the suspect in a string of bombings in Texas but that it did not...

Starbucks pledges £7m to develop ‘fully recyclable and compostable’ cup following pressure from campaigners

Coffee giant Starbucks has committed $10m (£7m) to bringing a fully recyclable and compostable cup to the market within three years. The move came after a campaign from a coalition of environmental...

Japan wants more women in construction. Pink toilets may not be helping

Getting hired seemed like the tough part. Then Maho Nishioka showed up for her new job at a Japanese construction site. The workers she...