Trump’s homeland security chief says election security is a priority after president accused of...

Donald Trump’s homeland security chief Kirstjen Nielsen has said it is a priority to protect the country’s elections amid accusations the president is showing “no sense of urgency” over the threat. In a Senate Intelligence Committee...

Ted Baker bucks high street gloom trend but warns recent bad weather has hit...

Ted Baker defied the current gloom on the high street to post an 11 per cent hike in revenue for last year, but...

Ken Livingstone interview: ‘The idea that America and Britain are good and the Russians...

Two years ago, in a short live interview on BBC Radio, Ken Livingstone answered a straightforward question with a mad historical analogy about Hitler supporting Zionism and his world changed in...

Five things to look out for as US interest rates rise this week

This will be a week where interest rates and currencies will climb to the front, though politics retains the capacity to surprise us...

Mark Zuckerberg speaks on Cambridge Analytica data controversy: ‘We made mistakes’

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has broken his days-long silence over a data scandal that has engulfed his company, admitting that the social networking site has “made mistakes”. The scandal involves the personal data of...

EU approves buyout of Monsanto by German chemical firm Bayer

German conglomerate Bayer won EU antitrust approval on Wednesday for its $62.5bn (£44.5bn) buy of US peer Monsanto, the latest in a trio of...

Police fatally shoot unarmed black man after mistakenly believing he had weapon

Police officers in California fatally shot an unarmed man after mistakenly believing he was armed. Responding to reports of a suspect in a black...

Brexit: Sterling faces imminent slump against euro and dollar, warns currency expert

Buy euros and dollars now before sterling slumps: that was the message from a leading foreign currency expert at a travel industry event on the impact of Brexit. Nick Parsons, chief writer...

Brexit: Leavers in uproar over ‘national humiliation’ as blue passports contract ‘handed to Franco-Dutch...

Britain's post-Brexit blue passport, intended as an icon of the UK's regained independence from Europe, is set to be manufactured by a Franco-Dutch firm, according to reports. The contract to produce the documents is...

Brexit: British passport maker De La Rue’s share price drops as contract for blue...

Shares in passport-maker De La Rue dropped almost 6 per cent in morning trading after reports emerged the contract to produce the new,...