North Korea says latest intercontinental ballistic missile can reach anywhere on US mainland

North Korea said it had successfully tested a powerful new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that put all of the US mainland within range, declaring it had...

Brexit to result in a sharp slowdown in UK economic growth, OECD predicts

The OECD expects Brexit to result in a sharp slowdown in UK growth. In its November forecast, the Paris-based multilateral think tank projects UK GDP growth this year...

Damian Green to stand in for Theresa May at PMQs amid extreme pornography investigation

Damian Green will stand in for Theresa May at Prime Minister’s Questions in the Commons, despite damaging allegations that extreme pornography was found on his office...

Yeti identity mystery finally solved by scientists

Scientists have revealed the identity of the yeti, in “the most rigorous analysis to date” of specimens supposedly taken from the legendary monster. The creature, also known...

More than 1 million young people to get salary boost, Low Pay Commission says

Up to 1.3 million young people are set for a pay rise, with those on the minimum wage to receive the “biggest hike in hourly earnings...

London Stock Exchange CEO Xavier Rolet to step down after boardroom row

London Stock Exchange chief executive office Xavier Rolet is to step down with immediate effect following a boardroom battle over his future. Mr Rolet was due to step...

Brexit: Panicky Government to splash cash in bid to boost stricken economy

“A huge vote of confidence,” is how the Government, with no false modesty, described an investment of up to £1bn by MSD (Merck in the US) in a...

Electric planes: Could you be flying on a battery-powered aircraft by 2027?

The great electric air race has begun. Three European industry heavyweights have teamed up against a US startup and Britain’s biggest budget airline to develop the first commercial...

Donald Trump reacts to North Korea missile launch by raging about immigration

Donald Trump has reacted to North Korea's latest missile test by attacking the Democrats and tweeting about illegal immigration. North Korea said it had successfully tested a...

Brexit: Irish border bungling by government ‘plays into the hands’ of terrorists, warns former...

A former Northern Ireland police chief has warned the Government’s bungling of the controversy over the Irish border after Brexit will “play into the hands” of...

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