Tuesday February 24, 2015
British Tory MP Malcolm Rifkind is to quit as an MP at the general election amid fresh pressure over cash-for-access allegations following an undercover sting.
Friday February 13, 2015
A lipstick print on a napkin left by former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher during a visit to the United States has gone on sale online ahead of Valentine's Day.
Thursday January 22, 2015
A round-up of stories from Ireland and around the world
Tuesday December 30, 2014
Newly-released British documents from 1985 show that some members of the gardaí may have been passing more information to the British authorities than ministers were aware.
Monday December 29, 2014
The British government has changed its policy on the release of state documents, moving gradually from access after 30 years, to access after 20.
Saturday December 27, 2014
After 30 years, the internal government documents from 1984 have been released to the public.
Friday November 07, 2014
Britain has negotiated a halving of a £1.7 billion budget bill it has to pay to the European Union after negotiations with EU officials, British finance minister George Osborne said.
Sunday October 12, 2014
A minute's silence was held in Brighton today to mark the 30th anniversary of the bomb which ripped through the Grand Hotel, killing five people and seriously injuring 34 others.
Thursday August 01, 2013
Then prime minister Margaret Thatcher asked her Northern Secretary Jim Prior in 1983 if he believed Britain should organise a "tactical withdrawal" from Northern Ireland.
Friday April 19, 2013