UK shares touch new highs as sterling slips – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images UK share indexes have touched record intra-day highs as the value of the pound has slipped. The benchmark FTSE 100 index rose to 7,535.06 on Friday morning – beating the previous record set last week by two points – before slipping back to 7529.03 shortly after midday. Meanwhile the FTSE 250 […]

Trump condemns leaks after UK police briefly halt information sharing – Reuters

BRUSSELS/LONDON President Donald Trump said on Thursday that “deeply troubling” leaks to U.S. media about the Manchester suicide bombing would be investigated, after irate British police briefly stopped sharing information with U.S. agencies. Prime Minister Theresa May raised British concerns with Trump at a NATO summit in Brussels, telling him intelligence shared between their two […]

Manchester attack: Trump condemns media leaks – BBC News

Media captionManchester attack “shows depths of evil we face” Leaks to American media about the investigation into the Manchester Arena attack are “deeply troubling”, US President Donald Trump has said. They were a “grave threat to our national security”, he added, and pledged to get to the bottom of them. US media published photos of […]

Corbyn blames foreign policy for UK terrorism – Sky News

The Labour leader claims the so-called “war on terror” is not working and is promising a government led by him would change foreign policy so it fights rather than fuels terrorism. But by choosing to talk about terrorism and linking it to UK support for wars in Iraq, Afghanistan and Syria he is certain to […]