Britain would back a Zimbabwean bid to rejoin Commonwealth if presidential elections later this summer go smoothly, Boris Johnson has said.
A dog feared to cancer had actually eaten four teddy bears, but the vet did not realise until halfway through the operation.
North and South Korea on Friday set up their first ever direct telephone hotline between their leaders, ahead of a historic summit next week that aims to resolve nuclear tensions with Pyongyang and bring peace to the Korean Peninsula.
Reckitt Benckiser investors have punished the Nurofen and Harpic maker for missing its first-quarter sales targets.
The daughter of Holby City actor John Michie, who was found dead at the Bestival music festival, was the "first person to die" from taking party drug 2CP, a court has heard.
HSBC has become the latest financial institution to turn its back on financing high carbon energy projects after ruling out funds for new coal-fired power plants.
The takeover battle for City software firm Fidessa has ramped up again after Ion Investment unveiled a higher offer than initially expected.
The Basque militant group Eta yesterday/Fri apologised to the victims of its five-decade campaign of terror in which more than 800 people were killed.
Sales at Bonmarché continued to deteriorate in the final quarter of its financial year, against a backdrop of distress on the UK high street.
Tourists caught urinating in the street in Florence have been hit with fines of up to 10,000 euros (£8,750) each as Italy vows to crack down on anti-social behaviour by visitors this summer.
Pizza Hut’s UK bosses have taken control of the restaurant brand in a deal estimated to be worth £100m.
Leading private equity boss Andrew Gecky says China can become a globally integrated, innovative player by building on four decades of stellar progress.
The boss of buildings materials firm CRH has said he has not written off undertaking a partial or full New York listing of the company’s US division, even after ruling out the move in the past.
The Bank of England may be set for a split vote at its May meeting, after a hawkish policy maker threw down the gauntlet for an interest rate hike.
Escape to the Rhone Alps where you can enjoy stunning views, games of bridge, interesting excursions and wine tasting.