Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:46:13 +0100LONDON (Reuters) - Britain on Tuesday gave Heathrow Airport the green light to build a new $22 billion (18 billion pounds) runway, ending 25 years of indecision and vowing to boost global trade links following the vote to leave the European Union.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:01:06 +0100LONDON (Reuters) - British finance minister Philip Hammond reiterated on Tuesday that he wanted to prioritise the country's financial services sector in talks about the country's new relationship with the European Union.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:51:53 +0100LONDON (Reuters) - The Bank of England is not now expected to ease policy until early 2017, according to economists in a Reuters poll who almost unanimously said staying in the European Union would be the best for the UK's long-term trading prospects.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:43:31 +0100LONDON (Reuters) - Two British watchdogs set up to apply lessons from the financial crisis will sleepwalk into the next banking meltdown if they don't make big changes, a report said on Tuesday.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:43:06 +0100PARIS (Reuters) - Former prime minister Alain Juppe has widened his lead over rival Nicolas Sarkozy to win the center-right's nomination for France's 2017 presidential elections, an opinion poll showed on Tuesday.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:33:41 +0100QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) - Militant group Islamic State on Tuesday said its fighters attacked a police training college in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta, in a raid that officials said killed 59 people and wounded more than 100.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:58:06 +0100CALAIS, France (Reuters) - Migrants pushed against police lines outside Calais' "Jungle" camp on Tuesday, waiting for processing as government workers prepared to move in to start clearing the sprawling shanty-town.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:52:13 +0100MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte hit out at the United States on Tuesday, saying he did not start a fight with Washington and it could forget about a military agreement between both countries if he were to be in power longer.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 02:54:13 +0100MANCHESTER, N.H./ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton slammed rival Donald Trump on Monday for saying that the week-old effort to retake the Iraqi city of Mosul from the control of Islamic State was going badly.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:57:26 +0100LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May tried to persuade the leaders of Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland on Monday to work with her government on a common Brexit negotiating position, but the Scottish leader dismissed the meeting as "deeply frustrating".