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Britain's power distribution chiefs are fuming about the damage to their industry's reputation by the company blamed for blackouts in the South-east over Christmas.
As the UK counts down to midnight, countries around the world have been ringing in the New Year with a series of dazzling firework displays.
MPs to demand inquiry into business that funnelled £135m dividend to Hong Kong owner
Forty metre tunnel had concrete walls, ventilation and even interior lighting
It is cultural norms in communities that orient children towards education
China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Germany and Australia among top five countries using the yuan to finance trade
Hong Kong government said at least three of the people on board who were taken to hospital were in a serious condition
It can handle 45 million passengers a year, 30 per cent more than Terminal Five. It cost $1bn (£612m), just one-seventh the cost of the Heathrow project. And while T5 had been 20 years in the making, the bigger Terminal 3 at Shenzen took only five.
Lon Snowden expresses gratitude to Russia and Putin for providing safe haven to the NSA whistleblower
Trainer Criquette Head-Maarek confirmed on Monday that her Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe winner Treve will stay in training as a four-year-old next season to defend her Longchamp crown.
Unbeaten filly surges clear of high-class field to give trainer second win and frustrate Japan
Journalist who reported from the Far East for the BBC across three decades
The BBC could be set to axe a raft of senior managers, its chairman Lord Patten has suggested.
Hong Kong felt the full force of the year’s biggest typhoon last night as Typhoon Usagi made landfall east of the territory, with heavy rain and wind gusts up to 100 miles an hour.
A powerful typhoon has swept through the Luzon Strait separating the Philippines and Taiwan today, as heavy winds and rain continued to batter island communities and the storm headed straight for Hong Kong.
City's defensive crisis continues although Clichy's 'minor knock' shouldn't keep him out for long but Silva faces a race to be fit for Manchester derby