Benedict Cumberbatch has spoken about thwarting an attempted robbery – saying “it was a bit foolhardy”.
Comcast has snapped up more than 30% of Sky shares on the open market after emerging victorious in a bidding war with Fox for the British broadcaster.
Pope Francis is wrapping up his pilgrimage to the Baltics with a stop in Estonia, often considered one of the least religious countries in the world.
McCarthy & Stone has unveiled a major cost cutting drive as its new chief executive looks to turn around the retirement specialist’s fortunes.
Many women who had an abortion suffered workplace stigmatisation and isolation in Northern Ireland as a result, a survey has said.
Free public WiFi would be provided in town centres across the country under Labour plans to reverse the decline in the nation’s high streets.
Mohamed Salah may have been one of the three people nominated for The Best FIFA Men’s Player but his name was a curious omission from the FIFPro World 11.
Comcast has snapped up 29% of Sky shares on the open market after emerging victorious in a bidding war with Fox for the British broadcaster.
What the papers say
Declan Rice has been offered a new contract at West Ham, but he may end up leaving the Hammers for a better pay deal, according to the Daily Mail. The paper reports Rice, 19, turned down a £12,000-a-week deal and the Sun says other defenders on the club’s books, like Fabian Balbuena and Issa Diop, are paid more.
The full launch trailer for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 has a brand new trailer, one that glimpses all three of the game’s playing modes ahead of its October 12 launch.
Spotify has linked up with genetic identification service Ancestry in a move that allows anyone who has ever used the DNA service to find playlists linked to their heritage.
British American Tobacco has appointed Jack Bowles as its new chief executive.
China cannot hold talks with Washington on ending their trade dispute while the United States “holds a knife” to Beijing’s neck by imposing tariff hikes, a Chinese official said.
Card Factory has warned that challenging conditions on the high street are continuing to drag on profits.
Retail giant Next has warned over the threat of port delays and increased tariffs from a no-deal Brexit as it outlined contingency plans for the UK quitting the EU without an agreement in place.
EU nationals should be subject to the same rules as migrants from the rest of the world after free movement ceases to apply in the UK post-Brexit, the Cabinet has reportedly agreed.
Pete Davidson said he and fiancee Ariana Grande are “supposed to be together”.
Portraits of the first black graduates of Cambridge University will feature alongside those of fellow alumni, Westworld star Thandie Newton and shadow home secretary Diane Abbott, in a display created by current students.
A charity which supports people with disabilities is attempting to raise £3.6 million to build brand new premises in the city.
Residents in Mill O’ Mains are hoping to finally have a new community meeting place – after plans were lodged for a replacement for their fire-hit pavilion.