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It is the latest attempt to meet the terms of the IMF/ECB bailout
RAF flight left earlier this afternoon, with the money onboard designated for emergency loans in the event that cash machines and debit cards stop working
Sir Mervyn King today called for the Royal Bank of Scotland to be split up and sold off within a year to end the “nonsense” of state ownership.
West Bromwich Albion 2 Norwich City 1: Canaries feel aggrieved as on-loan Chelsea striker ends their 10-match unbeaten run
Sales hit record low as people stay at home and take shelter from the continuing wet weather
A strike by Portugal's largest trade union confederation forced the cancellation of most public transport services today as well as hitting schools and hospital services.
Greece won a second massive financial bailout in the early hours of today when its partners in the 17-country eurozone finally stitched together a 130 billion euro rescue, meant to avoid a potentially disastrous default and secure the euro currency's future.
George Osborne will outline plans today for a wide-ranging overhaul of the structure of Britain's major banks, forcing them to separate their high street and investment operations.
Stricken government warns nation to expect tough times, while Berlin signals rescue may be conditional on reform
Why does Britain export 90 per cent of its brown crabs? We should be enjoying them ourselves, argues chef Angela Hartnett.
The company that runs London's fleet of fire engines faces a financial crisis over unpaid taxes after the Inland Revenue applied for a winding-up petition from the court.
The number of householders who had their homes repossessed fell to a three-year low in 2010, figures showed today.
Markets tumbled yesterday as investors looked beyond the Irish bailout, focusing instead on fears that the European debt crisis is spreading to Spain and Portugal.
I thought that blond bloke with the bikes ran our capital city?
Out of America: One of the success stories of the Obama administration has been the resurrection of the 'Big Three' after a government bailout
The couple behind the organic festival Sunrise Celebration tell Elisa Bray how they coped with a disaster