Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg ‘happy’ to testify before Congress amid mounting anger at data...

In his first interview addressing a user privacy scandal that has besieged his company, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said he would...

Councils face ‘decades more austerity’ as social care set to account for half of...

Councils could face "decades more austerity" amid spiralling social care costs unless the Government rethinks a major overhaul of town hall finding, an...

Chancellor’s sunny optimism misplaced – credit insurance stats show Britain’s businesses braced for Brexit...

“The British economy has reached a turning point,” declared Chancellor Philip Hammond, delivering his Spring Statement. Has it? Should we prepare for a glorious leap into the land of milk...

Austin bombings: Police find ‘confession’ but still seeking motive for ‘challenged young man’

Police in Austin say they have found a "confession" recorded by the suspect in a string of bombings in Texas but that it...

Japan wants more women in construction. Pink toilets may not be helping

Getting hired seemed like the tough part. Then Maho Nishioka showed up for her new job at a Japanese construction site. The workers she supervised refused to talk to her...

Council tax burden for poorest households in London six times more than highest earners,...

The council tax burden for the poorest households in London is six times greater than that for the highest earners as...