Arron Banks has denied an allegation made by a former business partner that he approached Russians about investing in his diamond mines.
Naturalist David Attenborough suggested the British public take a break from squabbling over Brexit and instead take part in the world’s biggest count of butterflies.
Drug regulators across Europe are hiring extra staff and increasing their workload as the role of British experts in the EU-wide system of medicines supervision winds down ahead of Brexit.
Theresa May said that her chief enforcer in parliament had made an honest mistake by breaking a so called pairing agreement at a crucial vote and that he and the party’s chairman had apologized.
Theresa May will tell the people of Northern Ireland that her Brexit plan is the best way to avoid a hard border with Ireland, standing firm against critics in her own party.
German economic growth likely accelerated slightly in the second quarter from 0.3 percent in the first three months of the year, but the threat of a global trade war and Brexit both present risks to the outlook, the Finance Ministry said.
Earnings updates were the main focus for investors in British shares on Thursday as the country’s top FTSE 100 index inches higher, although remaining within recent tight ranges on caution over the outcome of Brexit talks.
British retail sales grew by the most in over a decade in the second quarter of 2018, official data showed, giving the Bank of England reassurance shoppers had shaken off a sluggish start to the year as it considers raising interest rates.
British inflation failed to rise as expected last month, potentially giving Bank of England policymakers pause for thought ahead of a widely expected interest rate hike next month.
British inflation unexpectedly held steady last month, denting market confidence about a Bank of England interest rate hike next month and sending sterling to a 10-month low against the dollar.