New prime minister will respect the will of the British people and take Britain out of the EU
Law firm Mossack Fonseca says it is yet to be approached by any investigators
Beijing severed ties with the Vatican in 1951 after the Communist Party took power, with the totalitarian regime setting up its own church beyond the Pontiff’s authority
Unusually for an official visit by another head of state, Mr Rouhani – the first Iranian leader to visit Paris since 1999 – was not invited to lunch or dinner at the Elysée Palace
Foreign Minster Walid al-Moallem made the comments in a meeting with the UN special envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura
He will discuss spiritual matters with Pope Francis, but the Iranian President will also be talking business with the French and Italian leaders and, says Kim Sengupta, he will be negotiating from a position of power
Chancellor George Osborne has been urged to rethink the 25-40% of FCO cuts he has proposed
As China’s communist leader enjoyed his regal hospitality, the UK Government was also getting cosy with the Ethiopian regime
So far we have not had the upfront debate the seriousness of this issue deserves
Gayet has earned a César nomination for Best Supporting Actress
PM is 'optimistic and takes a very positive approach to the changes that he wants to see'
In a YouTube video with nearly five million views, Scarlett Johansson leans seductively into the camera and purrs: "My real job is saving the world."
Wrestler reportedly said he is 'going home'
The garden of a British diplomat is believed to have been dug up after his son was arrested on Saturday
Sir Nicholas Browne was targeted by an angry mob in Tehran in 1989 after the Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khomeini issued a fatwa calling for the killing of the author Salman Rushdie over his book The Satanic Verses. Browne, then the British chargé d'affaires, had to retreat with his staff to the inner rooms of the British embassy as the crowd, variously estimated at between two and ten thousand, hurled debris that smashed the building's windows, only a few yards away from the imposing black-painted outer gates adorned with the Royal Crest. He was forced to call for police protection, though no one was hurt.
Radical anti-government protesters were forced to give up their brief occupation of Ukraine’s Justice Ministry on Monday after fellow opposition groups accused them of jeopardising peace negotiations.