President Barack Obama says new, co-ordinated sanctions from the US and EU will continue to make Russia's "weak economy even weaker".
European capital markets to be closed to Russian banks Sanctions intended to stop supply of arms to Ukraine rebels US expected to announce sanctions package later on Tuesday Downing St to push for harsher sanctions if no changeEU governments have agreed to impose sweeping sanctions on Russia, targeting state-owned banks, imposing an arms embargo and restricting sales of sensitive technology
Plans to vet millions of people working with children and vulnerable adults are to be scaled back to “common sense” levels, the Government announced today
A lorry driver is convicted of using his 17-tonne truck to murder another motorist by deliberately driving over him.
As Glasgow becomes Scotland's most successful Games, more records are broken by athletes and visitors alike.