British inflation rate rises to 4-year high as Brexit bites

British inflation rate rises to 4-year high as Brexit bites

The ONS figures come just a day after data showed that consumer spending in the United Kingdom fell for the first time in nearly four years last month, signalling shoppers are growing more cautious and adding to fears that the economy there is cooling.

A massive high rise fire in London has killed 6 people

NHS England said 74 people are being treated in six hospitals across the capital, of whom 20 are in critical care. "I can not confirm the number at this time", Dany Cotton said as early reports indicated no fewer than six were killed. One local resident was filmed praising members of the Muslim community in the aftermath of the fire. A baby thrown from the window of a blazing high-rise apartment building in London early Wednesday fell at least nine floors before being caught by a ...

Trump was 'wrong' to leave climate change deal: United Kingdom minister

Important players in U.S. industry and individual cities and states are already implementing changes to meet targets laid down in Paris. The memorandum of understanding committed the two parties to set up the California-China Clean Technology Partnership to promote zero emission vehicles, low-carbon cities, and clean energy technologies such as solar, wind, energy storage and new-style grids.

Suspect In Shooting Of GOP Congressmen Identified As James Hodgkinson

Suspect In Shooting Of GOP Congressmen Identified As James Hodgkinson

Officials said several other people were also wounded. 'We may have our differences but we do well in times like these, ' said Trump , speaking from the White House's Diplomatic Room. President Donald Trump says he and the vice president are "deeply saddened" by news of the shooting "tragedy". President Donald Trump announced during an update from the White House that the suspect died after being taken to the hospital.

US Anti-Missile System Spied On By Drone, South Korea Discovers

The remains of the small drone, which was equipped with a camera, were retrieved by the South's military last week from a hillside where it had crash-landed close to the heavily-fortified inter-Korean border. Speaking at an event attended by a group of South Korean lawmakers on a trip to the southwestern city of Mokpo, Nikai also expressed hope for their countries to "get along well" and not to have relations tangled with "trivial matters".

Under pressure to soften Brexit, PM May to meet Northern Irish 'kingmakers'

But to stay in government , May must strike a deal with the small euroskeptic Northern Irish party with 10 parliamentary seats, the Democratic Unionist Party . Nevertheless, it illustrated the challenge May will face in the remaining days before the European Union divorce talks begin: finding a position that satisfies both pro-European and Eurosceptic factions of her party if she wants to remain in power.