Scottish voters in a pub

Scottish independence: where to watch referendum results

Summary Thu 18 Sep, AT 15:28

Several Scottish pubs will be opening late, while television channels are providing rolling coverage

Former British Prime Minister John Major

John Major praises 'guts and drive' of immigrants in the UK

One-Minute Read Tue 12 Aug, AT 14:16

Former PM's tone on immigration contrasts with that of Cameron, who has launched crackdown on 'benefit tourism'

A house rumoured to have been owned by Gaddafi's son

British homes 'bought up by dirty money'

One-Minute Read Fri 1 Aug, AT 14:33

Estate agents are struggling to enforce anti-money laundering regulations, research suggests

Driverless car

Driverless cars get UK green light, but would you trust them?

Briefing Thu 31 Jul, AT 14:40

Soon driverless cars arrive on British roads, introducing a range of technical, legal and moral quandaries

The Bild article 'describing' British holiday-makers

Big, burnt and boozy: German tabloid scoffs at Brits abroad

First Reaction Thu 31 Jul, AT 13:08

Bild reels off British holiday ailments, from 'underwear amnesia' to 'Prince Harry syndrome'

A jar of medical marijuana

The pros and cons of legalising drugs in the UK

Briefing Thu 30 Oct, AT 11:16

A tide of support for legalising drugs seems to be rising around the world. Could it work here too?

An Albania wearing a gas mask in protest of a plan to dispose of Syria's chemical weapons in Albania

UK firms 'sold chemical weapons ingredients to Syria'

One-Minute Read Wed 9 Jul, AT 10:07

Foreign Office document shows British companies sold Syria ingredients for sarin in 1980s

Coca Cola bottles

Sugar blamed for UK obesity epidemic: is it really that bad?

Briefing Fri 27 Jun, AT 13:35

Experts want to banish sugary drinks at meal times and cut recommended sugar intake in half

A crowd at Wimbledon

UK population growing twice as fast as the rest of Europe

One-Minute Read Fri 27 Jun, AT 09:50

Population passes the 64 million mark for the first time with increase in immigration and birth rate

Zaid al-Hilli bail lifted in UK but French say he's still a suspect

News Wed 15 Jan, AT 12:19

Surrey police say there's not enough evidence, but prosecutor Maillaud says he's 'not finished' with Zaid

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