Ultra-conservative Saudi Arabia will allow women to drive for the first time
Saudi Arabia is to allow women to drive for the first time.
Saudi Arabia is to allow women to drive for the first time.
The US is "totally prepared" to use a military option to deal with the threat from North Korea, President Donald Trump has said.
Spain's government has ordered Catalonia's regional police force to identify officials at local schools and other civic buildings expected to be used as polling stations in a controversial independence...
Saudi Arabia has warned of trade and diplomatic consequences over a proposed resolution at the UN's main human rights body concerning war-torn...
London’s top-flight index drifted lower on Tuesday as investor concerns over geopolitical risks dragged on the market.
Sir James Dyson has announced a £2 billion investment into the development of an electric vehicle that is set to be launched in 2020.
The Russian military has launched drills involving intercontinental ballistic missiles in Siberia.
Britain’s financial regulator is expecting 130 European financial services firms to submit licence applications in order to gain access to the UK...
A passenger train collided with an armoured vehicle in southern Sweden on Tuesday, injuring the train driver and three military staff.
The boss of Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) said the lender will not be delving into interest-free credit cards amid concerns that consumers could be exposed if the British economy deteriorates.
Nigeria has limited the reach of Boko Haram extremists even though the group can still launch attacks, the country's information minister has said.
France's President Emmanuel Macron has proposed a joint budget for countries sharing the euro currency, to allow for investment in European...
Bangladesh will build separate shelters for 6,000 Rohingya Muslim children who entered the country without parents to escape violence in...
Banks across Europe will have to consider diversity and set gender targets for their top executives for the first time under new EU guidelines.
Credit reporting agency Equifax has ousted chief executive Richard Smith following a damaging data breach that exposed highly sensitive information about 143 million Americans.
A fight broke out in Uganda's parliament as politicians discussed legislation that could extend the president's decades-long hold on power.
Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has criticised the country's judiciary for rejecting his appeal over his disqualification from office and...
A former Serb paramilitary commander and Australian citizen has been sentenced by a Croatian court to 15 years in prison for war crimes in the 1990s.
The co-chairwoman of the n ationalist Alternative for Germany party said on Tuesday she plans to leave it just two days after it made a strong showing in the country's elections.
A city mayor has been arrested as part of an investigation into the infiltration of the 'ndrangheta organised crime clan of southern Italy in the north's business and political establishment.
David Hockney said his hearing loss has helped sharpen his painting, giving him an enhanced sense of space and perspective.
Britain’s statistics agency has admitted a blunder on the UK Government borrowing figures that dates back to January last year.
JPMorgan Chase, one of the world's largest banks, is opening a new global corporate centre in Warsaw, Poland, and will hire more than 3,000 people in the next three years.
Kenya police have fired tear gas at opposition supporters demonstrating outside the electoral commission's offices in Nairobi.
Russia's communications watchdog has threatened to block access to Facebook next year if the company does not store its data locally.
Attacks in two neighbouring provinces in Afghanistan killed at least five policemen while a sixth policeman died in a gun battle with the...
Commercial vehicle hire firm Northgate has sacked its finance chief after he was convicted of assault.
Thousands of Iranian Kurds poured into the streets of Iran overnight and into early Tuesday in support of the Iraqi Kurds' landmark referendum for...
Britain’s competition watchdog is understood to be investigating comparethemarket.com over the firm’s arrangements with insurers, which could be resulting in higher home insurance costs for...
Cambodia's appeals court has rejected a request for the release on bail of opposition leader Kem Sokha.
An education law that critics say will infringe on the rights of ethnic minorities has been signed into law by Ukraine's president.
Time Out has served up rising revenues, but deepened its losses after the media group upped its investment in the digital business.
Seven people were arrested and accused of being gay and promoting homosexuality in Egypt even though there is no law banning the practices.
Interpol opened its main international annual meeting in China on Tuesday amid concerns that Beijing is using its growing influence over the police network to pursue political foes overseas.
Shares in Card Factory tumbled on Tuesday after the retailer reported a sharp fall in half-year profits.
Irn Bru maker AG Barr has cheered a growing following for its brands outside of Scotland, but revealed the impact of Brexit-fuelled costs and investment in advertising as half-year profits fell...
The encrypted messaging service WhatsApp suffered intermittent disruptions in China on Tuesday as communist authorities tightened censorship ahead of a major ruling party meeting.
Travel giant Thomas Cook has said it had dealt with an “operationally challenging” past month as it provided support and took care of 22,000 of its...
The AA has appointed Simon Breakwell as permanent chief executive after a blazing board-level row led to the dismissal of executive chairman Bob Mackenzie last month.
A Palestinian attacker opened fire early on Tuesday at the entrance to a settlement outside Jerusalem, killing three Israeli men and critically wounding a fourth, Israeli police and medical services said.
Longtime Donald Trump associate Roger Stone says there is "not one shred of evidence" that he was involved with Russian interference in the 2016 election.
President Donald Trump renewed his onslaught against the NFL, American football's elite league, with a series of Twitter tackles after a series of weekend protests continued.
The US has ramped up its response to the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico, even as President Donald Trump brought up the island's struggles before Hurricane Maria struck -...
Smoke filled the cabin of an Allegiant Air jet after it landed at a California airport, forcing coughing passengers to cover their faces with shirts and firefighters to board the plane, authorities have...
Burma's UN ambassador has insisted there is no "ethnic cleansing" or genocide taking place against Muslims and objected "in the strongest terms" to countries that used those words to describe the...
As many as 360 buildings and homes are in danger of collapse or with major damage in Mexico City nearly a week after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake collapsed 38 structures.
Chelsea Manning has said she was denied entry into Canada because of her criminal record in the United States.
Former US congressman Anthony Weiner has been sentenced to 21 months in prison for sexting with a 15-year-old girl in a case which may have cost Hillary Clinton the presidency.
The White House has dismissed North Korea's claim that a tweet by Donald Trump amounted to a declaration of war.
The pound pushed higher against the euro as the continental currency suffered a hangover from the weekend’s German general election.
Mini-hotel operator Yotel has turbo-charged its expansion plans after netting a $250 million (£185 million) investment from Starwood Capital Group.
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