Launching gig economy review, May hopes to regain authority

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May will try to wrest back control of Britain’s political agenda on Tuesday by unveiling proposals to protect...

China says ‘China responsibility theory’ on North Korea has to stop

BEIJING (Reuters) - China hit back on Tuesday in unusually strong terms at repeated calls from the United States to put more pressure on...

Dip in food sales knocks M&S, as clothing shows signs of...

LONDON (Reuters) - A surprise dip in underlying food sales knocked shares in Marks & Spencer on Tuesday, though the British retailer said its...

U.S. President Trump to visit Britain next year – Sky News

LONDON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will come to Britain on a state visit next year, Sky News quoted senior government sources as saying...

Case of critically-ill baby back in court after Pope, Trump support

The mother of a critically ill baby expressed hope on Monday that a court would allow her son to travel from Britain to the...

Fire in London’s Camden Market brought under control

More than 70 firefighters have brought a fire under control at London's Camden market after a blaze broke out at a building at the...

London had LGBT Parade

(By Yasmin Kocharli)     It is 50 years since the laws which criminalised homosexuality in England and Wales has been abrogated. 2000 people...

Trump keeps it friendly with Xi at G20 on North Korea...

By Jeff Mason | HAMBURG U.S. President Donald Trump took a conciliatory tone on Saturday at a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping where the leaders agreed to...

Erdogan says U.S. stance stalls Turkish ratification of Paris climate deal

The U.S. decision to pull out of the Paris climate agreement means Turkey is less inclined to ratify the deal because the U.S. move...

U.S. isolated on climate at summit of world leaders

By Paul Carrel and Noah Barkin | HAMBURG Leaders from the world's leading economies broke with U.S. President Donald Trump on climate policy at a G20 summit on Saturday, in...

Putin says Trump was ‘satisfied’ with his election meddling denials

By Denis Dyomkin | HAMBURG President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday he thought his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump had been satisfied with his assertions that Russia had not...

Erdogan says Turkey will respond to any threats on its border

President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday Turkey would not watch passively as weapons are sent to Kurdish fighters on its southern border, saying his...

Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev appealed to the world community in connection...

(London Post - Baku)    Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev appealed to the world community in connection with the death of 2-year-old Guliyeva Zahra Elnur...

Equipment failings hampered London tower block fire rescue – BBC

The firefighters who battled an inferno at a London apartment block that killed at least 80 people last month were hindered by equipment failings...

UK economy stumbles, casting doubt on Bank of England rate hike...

By Andy Bruce and Jonathan Cable | LONDON Britain's economy has struggled to gain momentum after a slow start to 2017, according to data published on Friday which raised questions...

At least 28 inmates killed in bloody Mexican prison fight

By Uriel Sanchez | ACAPULCO, MEXICO At least 28 inmates were killed in a brutal prison fight on Thursday in the Mexican Pacific resort of Acapulco, in one...

Turkey detains 10 at human rights meeting, U.S., EU concerned

By Daren Butler and Can Sezer | ISTANBUL Turkish police have detained 10 people including the local director of Amnesty International and other rights activists on suspicion of membership of...

EU parliament calls for Turkey accession talks to be suspended

By Ece Toksabay and Tulay Karadeniz | ANKARA The European Parliament called on Thursday for Turkey's European Union accession talks to be suspended if Ankara fully implements plans to expand...

Finance firms need freedom to choose location after Brexit

By Huw Jones | LONDON Finance firms should not be forced by regulators to change location after Britain leaves the European Union in 2019, Andrew Bailey, chief executive...

No such thing as ‘frictionless’ trade, Barnier warns Britain

By Alastair Macdonald and Elizabeth Miles | BRUSSELS The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier warned British ministers and businesses who are calling for "frictionless trade" with the EU...