Alcohol is still killing the equivalent of 20 people a week in Scotland despite a fall in booze-related deaths, it has been warned.
French press review 9 December 2013
As the world continues to mourn the death of Nelson Mandela by celebrating his remarkable life, the contrast between sadness and jubilation marks this morning's French front pages. South Africa is an orphaned nation, according to the front page of ...
Xbox One owners are being warned about an internet prank that could wreck their console and render it inoperable.
Hollande's 'Sick Man' France Keeps Bond Market Love: Euro Credit
“While some of France's policies may be arguably not viable in the long term, we don't see signs among our investors that they are increasingly worried about that country,” Kommer van Trigt, head of fixed income in Rotterdam for Robeco Groep NV, which ...
Bank of France Sees Strong End-of-Year ReboundCapital.gr (press release)
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US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel holds talks with Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad.
The daughter of former South African President Nelson Mandela has spoken in an exclusive broadcast interview with the BBC about the moment her father passed away.
Susan Boyle is part of autism's 'invisible generation'
Some of the UK's biggest supermarkets may consider increasing their prices north of the border, should Scotland vote for independence next year.
A lot of the exams pupils were sitting "were not up to scratch" said a former headteacher who is now in charge of overseeing classroom standards in England.
Four Lancashire police officers are sacked after being found guilty of gross misconduct in a hearing investigating a car-buying scam.
The Labour leader is "absolutely ruthless" said his former shadow public health minister who lost her job in the last reshuffle.
Aid agencies paid Somalia's al-Shabab militants for access to areas under their control during the 2011 famine, two think tanks say.
A members-only supermarket for people on welfare support has begun trading, offering heavily-discounted products supplied by major retailers.
England lack the "desire and heart" to compete with Australia in the Ashes, says former batsman Geoffrey Boycott.
The BBC is to launch five new subscription-free HD TV channels on Tuesday.
Matteo Renzi resoundingly wins the leadership of Italy's centre-left Democratic Party, making him a leading candidate to be the next prime minister.
Seventy opposition activists, including nine former MPs, are acquitted of storming the parliament building in the Gulf state of Kuwait two years ago.
Wife of Alzheimer's sufferer tells how illness took over their lives
A Scottish island island secures "dark skies" status, meaning it is one of the best stargazing locations in the UK.