British clothing retailer Next has announced an 8% fall in annual profits in what it has described as its toughest period in 25 years.
West Ham United owners David Gold and David Sullivan looked troubled as they walked away from their seats at the London Stadium during their club’s 3-0 defeat by Burnley.
Scientists have predicted that the next flu pandemic to hit the UK could kill as many as 886,000 people and infect 43 million — about three-quarters of the entire population.
The decreasing cost of wind and solar renewable energy farms could lead to a $28 billion investment boost in the UK by 2030, a new study by Aurora Energy Research has found.
The city of Hong Kong has unveiled plans for a legislation that punishes those who insult the Chinese national anthem with three years in jail, in a bid to implement a law on the March of the Volunteers at a local level.
The UK is to announce plans to build a new chemical weapons defence centre in a bid to protect itself from Russia and North Korea.
Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking was an outstanding scientist, a good father, a visionary, a fighter, but also a very provocative person with a strong sense of humour.
The British Treasury is considering phasing out 1p and 2p coins as people are shifting from cash to contactless and card payments.
US President Donald Trump last week took the world by surprise as he announced his wish to meet North Korea’s supreme leader and — until then — Washington’s archenemy Kim Jong-un, after months of threatening war against each other.
Brexit may have a negative impact on the UK’s infrastructure system, and could particularly lead to delays at vehicle checkpoints along the UK border, resulting in up to 29 mile-long motorway tailbacks in some cases, research has revealed.
Chinese media outlets have voiced their support of the country’s decision to scrap presidential term limits — giving President Xi Jinping an indefinite hold on power — and have suggested China’s future depends on Xi’s Communist Party.
Since 2001 Italians living abroad have not had to return home if they want to vote in national elections.