Overdraft crackdown needed as research shows millions are in constant debt, urges charity

Banks should immediately end charges for unarranged overdrafts and must ensure that charging structures are clear and transparent, a major debt charity has warned, on the...

Most older workers will end their careers self-employed, report reveals

Most self-employed workers will be over the age of 50 within seven years, a new report has predicted. The move shows how older people are increasingly becoming...

Would Donald Trump’s tax plan really help ordinary working Americans and boost US growth?

“Massive tax cuts for working families across America,” was how...

Al Franken: Democratic party calls on senator to resign over sexual assault claims

Calls for Al Franken to leave Congress have dramatically increased, with the leader of Senate Democrats, the majority of his caucus and the head of the Democratic Party’s...

Lubaina Himid’s Turner Prize-winning work is meant to be fierce political satire, but it...

If you hear feral bellowings on the cobbled streets of old Hull tonight, it probably won’t have anything to do with tonight’s victor. Everything has turned...

France named Europe’s top country for food sustainability thanks to war on waste

A war on waste food in France, where supermarkets are banned from throwing away unsold food and restaurants must provide doggy bags when asked, has helped...

Jerusalem latest: US citizens issued with safety warning ahead of Trump’s embassy move decision

The US diplomatic staff is bracing for violence in Jerusalem after Donald Trump controversially told Middle East leaders that he intended to move the US embassy...

Boris Johnson claims criticism of Western intervention ‘plays into jihadi narrative’ in terror speech

Boris Johnson has been heavily criticised for claiming that linking Britain’s foreign interventions to rising Islamist extremism “plays into the jihadi narrative”. In a speech entitled “The...

Forbes list of highest paid musicians names Diddy, Beyonce and Drake among top earners...

Forbes has revealed its annual list of the highest-paid musicians, with artists including Coldplay, Beyonce, Diddy and Justin Bieber all among the top earners.  Diddy  was named the highest...

Bitcoin price surge could be ruining the environment because it uses so much energy

Surging bitcoin prices have left many people feeling rich – and many more regretful that they didn't buy into it when it was much cheaper. But...

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