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Buying flowers with a card at a market in Stockholm, Sweden. Cash is disappearing in the country faster than anyone thought it would. Photograph: Loulou d’Aki/The New York Times

Few countries have been moving toward a cashless society as fast as Sweden. But cash is being squeezed out so quickly – with half the nation’s retaile(...)

An injured man receives medical care at Wazir Akbar Khan hospital after a car bomb blast in Kabul. Photograph: Jawad Jalali/EPA

Gunmen attacked a British security contractors’ compound in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday, killing at least 10 people and wounding 19 only h(...)

An ATM in Sandviken, Sweden. Cash is disappearing in the country faster than anyone thought it would. Photograph: The New York Times

Few countries have been moving toward a cashless society as fast as Sweden. But cash is being squeezed out so quickly – with half the nation’s retaile(...)

Riskier assets were in favour on Wall Street in early afternoon trading. Photograph: Bloomberg

Stock markets rose globally on Wednesday as investors cheered the outcome of the US midterm elections, which, in delivering a gridlocked Congress, eas(...)

HMP Birmingham: Inspectors found blood, vomit and rat droppings on the floor of the prison, where drugs were used openly and inmates appeared to be in control.   Photograph: Ben Birchall/PA

 Britain’s prisons minister has warned that up to 20 jails are facing problems similar to those in HMP Birmingham, which the government has taken(...)

British contractor G4S fell more than 1 per cent after the British government took over the running of a prison after an inspection found it had fallen into a “state of crisis”.

Hopes that the US and China might find a compromise to resolve their trade dispute lifted European shares on Monday, while Turkey’s currency crisis sh(...)

US-China trade tensions kept stock market gains muted on Thursday. Photograph: Reuters

European stocks edged higher on Thursday, boosted by strong corporate earnings, although concerns over China-US trade tensions and new sanctions again(...)

Stephen O’Connor (19), of Castle Manor, Newcastle, Co Wicklow, leaving  Dublin Circuit Criminal Court  after receiving a suspended sentence. Photograph:  Collins Courts.

A Wicklow teenager who stole two bags of cash while he was working with security company G4S has been given an 18 month suspended sentence. Stephen O(...)

Ryanair fell almost 2 per cent in Dublin to €16.32 amid lingering threats of industrial action. Photograph: Eric Gaillard/File Photo/Reuters

A robust bounce-back in Italian stocks helped lift European equities on Wednesday as investors recovered from the previous day’s sharp sell-off and di(...)

A revolver used by Jason Keogh, who disguised himself with a pair of underpants in an armed cash-in-transit robbery. File photograph: Metropolitan Police/PA Wire

A man who disguised himself by wrapping his head in underpants for an armed cash-in-transit robbery has been jailed. Jason Keogh was captured on CCTV(...)

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