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Two Chinese fighters have carried out an “unsafe” intercept of a US military aircraft over the South China Sea, the Pentagon says. The incident happened in international airspace on 17 May as the US maritime reconnaissance aircraft carried out a routine patrol in the area, it added. Tensions...

Foreign firms that own property in the UK will have to declare their assets publicly in a bid to stamp out money-laundering, the government says. Companies...

The French aerospace giant Airbus will this week be named as a financial backer of the campaign to keep the UK in the European Union (EU) after it warned...

New fears about the health of China’s economy have been sparked by figures showing that both exports and imports fell more than expected last month. Exports...

The anonymous source behind the leak of the Panama Papers has spoken for the first time, offering to help law authorities make prosecutions in return for...