The US and European governments have agreed new sanctions against Russia, targeting its oil, finance and defence industries, in response to the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight...
The father of one of the 10 Britons killed when flight MH17 was shot down has urged a pause in the fighting in eastern Ukraine "so we can get all the boys and girls home".
A senior Hamas commander has said there will be no end to the fighting with Israel until the blockade of the Gaza Strip is lifted.
Welsh international rugby in Ian Gough has been found guilty of assaulting his ex-girlfriend Sophia Cahill, a former Miss Wales.
Police investigating the murder of a woman who was bludgeoned to death before being set on fire eight years ago have made a fresh appeal for information.
A Canadian woman who upset passengers by plucking a dead goose on a crowded train says she is amazed by the attention.
The makers of the latest installment of the Star Wars franchise have been criticised for filming on a rocky outcrop off the coast of Ireland which is home to thousands of rare...
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The UK banking watchdog will confirm on Wednesday that it is introducing the world's toughest rules for clawing back bankers' pay, even as it offers a fig-leaf to the industry...
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