Paddy Power Betfair climbed almost 3.2 per cent to €101.00 after it agreed a merger of its US unit with the sports site FanDuel.

European stocks fell on Thursday as car industry shares came under pressure after the US launched an investigation into auto imports, while stocks wer(...)

US president Donald Trump has responded angrily to an insult from North Korean leader Kim Jong UN. Photograph: Getty

US president Donald Trump said in a tweet on Sunday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had insulted him by calling him “old” and said he would never(...)

Parade participants beat drums as they march on the Kim Il Sung Square on Tuesday  in Pyongyang, North Korea. Photograph: Wong Maye-E/AP

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, freshly elevated to chairman of the ruling Workers’ Party, marked the conclusion of a rare congress with a mass rally(...)