Government and rebel leaders in South Sudan have signed a ceasefire – the first step towards peace in the country after five weeks of violence in which more than 1,000 people have been killed and hundreds of thousands forced from their homes.
BAE Systems boss Ian King today defended the Eurofighter Typhoon after talks with the United Arab Emirates over a £6 billion order collapsed last month.
For the first time in years, housing is a top five issue for voters
It's not just the poor who are subject to occasional feelings of entitlement
Nadhim Zahawi says 'massive, irreversible damage' is being caused
Man's brothers also sentenced to life in prison
Parade took place in Sydney where Australia claimed the 5-0 series win last week
The Chancellor has branded 2014 the 'year of hard truths'
Aussie Angle: Mitchell Johnson’s job, in the words of Jeff Thomson, is to ‘run in and let it go whang’
An anti-government protester has been killed and two injured in a gun attack in the Thai capital Bangkok.
Callers including crime victims and the bereaved spent £56m on calls to departments in 2012
Do the Government have any intention of providing for the 13 mlllion who live below the poverty line in Britain?
One in four of us gets a kicking from some sort of mental illness at some point
The Chancellor's Autumn Statement should have good news on the deficit and employment – even if the national debt remains disturbingly high
Fifa concerned at slow construction pace and Brazilian public’s protests over costs
It is widely accepted that money can’t buy you love. Now a new study has found that it can buy you happiness – but only up to a point.