The European Union is set to slap tariffs on 3.4 billion dollars (£2.5 billion) in American products on Friday, from whiskey and motorcycles to peanuts and cranberries.
French engineering firm Colas has pumped fresh cash into its UK business and is ready to spend billions on takeovers in a push to gain market share in a sector still reeling from the collapse of Carillion.
Cake Box’s founders are set to pocket £17 million after the cream cakes retailer makes its stock market debut in London next week.
Italy’s hard-line interior minister has refused port to a Dutch-flagged rescue boat with 224 migrants on board, a week after turning away another foreign ship, the Aquarius, carrying 630 migrants.
Johnny Depp has spoken about his depression following problems with his personal life and his finances.
A man who claimed to have a bomb at one of London’s busiest rail stations has been arrested.
Gambling software firm Playtech has been given the green light by Italy’s market authority to complete its 846 million euro (£741 million) takeover of rival Snaitech.
The son of a Fraserburgh farmer who sang the national anthem at the Commonwealth Games in 2014 and comperes for the Royal Family was given a special accolade from Aberdeen University yesterday for his services to north-east culture.
Sir Paul McCartney stunned audiences with his appearance on James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke.
Organisers of one of Moray’s most popular family events have vowed to make this year’s bigger than ever.
Fans have hailed Sir Paul McCartney’s emotional Carpool Karaoke appearance as the best ever.
A jury in Australia is deadlocked over whether a man is mentally fit to stand trial on charges that he murdered six people by driving a car through a crowd of people in Melbourne, the country’s second largest city.
Almost half of voters want a second referendum on Brexit, according to a new poll released on the eve of the second anniversary of the historic vote to leave the EU.
Sir Paul McCartney made a stunning appearance on Carpool Karaoke, reducing host James Corden to tears.
A man accused of murdering his mum’s boyfriend told her he tried to stop his co-accused striking him with a dog lead, a court has heard.
Maurizio Sarri is plotting a four-man raid on former club Napoli if he is made the new Chelsea boss, according to reports. Striker Dries Mertens, winger Jose Maria Callejon, full-back Elseid Hysaj and defender Raul Albiol have been linked as transfer targets if Sarri ends up in Antonio Conte’s office.
A date has been set for the cleaning and restoration of a dilapidated north-east monument.
An “inspirational” Moray woman has become the first recipient of an award created in honour of a campaigner who lost his battle with motor neurone disease.
A north-east teenager who brandished an axe at a woman and threatened to kill her is facing jail.
A 21-year-old Inverness man was kicked out of his mother’s home after committing a variety of driving offences and then resisting arrest.