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Leadership candidate Sunak pledges ‘energy sovereignty’ by 2045

  Rishi Sunak, one of the final three candidates to become Britain’s next prime minister, said he wanted to make the country energy independent by...

Migrants seeking new routes to Britain, Eurotunnel says

Migrants are looking for new routes to Britain after security at the French end of the Channel Tunnel was stepped up. France and Britain have...

‘Like Glastonbury tickets’ – Britons chase online grocery slots in coronavirus crisis

British supermarkets are frantically trying to build up their online operations during the coronavirus emergency but no matter how hard they work they will...

Scotland demands new independence vote before Brexit

Scottish first minister Nicola Sturgeon on Monday demanded a new independence referendum to be held in late 2018 or early 2019, once the terms...

UK leadership candidate Sunak: We can’t promise lower taxes and more spending

  Britain’s former finance minister, Rishi Sunak, set out his leadership campaign pitch on Tuesday, offering himself up as an “honest” prime minister who would...

UK ethnic minorities grappling with business barriers

Piers Linney has regularly featured in lists of Britain's top 100 influential Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) business leaders but faced major hurdles...

Britain makes second forced marriage conviction in a week

A couple who duped their daughter into travelling to Bangladesh to marry her cousin and threatened to "chop her up" when she refused were...

Tata Steel commits to staying in Britain

India’s Tata Steel pledged on Wednesday (7) to stay in Britain, ending months of uncertainty over the future of its operations including at the...

Russian Twitter Accounts Tried To Help Opposition In UK Election: Report

Russian Twitter accounts pumped out messages in support of the opposition Labour party in an attempt to influence last year's British election, according to...

UK terror arrests hit record levels in 2017

The number of arrests made for terror offences in Britain hit a new record of 412 in 2017, according to latest UK government figures...