There were 590,000 incidents of assaults and threats on shop workers in 2018.
It's not all about the economics – people's sense of well-being may help explain anti-immigration attitudes.
With Brexit and another general election on the horizon, these spending plans are highly likely to change.
The U.K. prime minister sought to suppress Parliamentary opponents, saying he – not they – represents the will of the British people. It put Queen Elizabeth II in a real bind.
Is this all part of Boris Johnson's master plan to negotiate a better Brexit deal with the EU?
Every so often a 'sure thing' comes along when the markets decide that a currency is going to move in only one direction.
Hong Kong’s protesters like many Brexiters seek political freedom – but this may come at a heavy price.
From Cape Town to Kisumu and Greater Manchester, cities around the world are seeing the benefits of festivals that celebrate traditions and people.
Urgent intervention is needed to secure H&W – and other strategic UK industrial assets – before key skills and capacity are irretrievably lost.
Gig economy workers in the UK report better self-worth and happiness.
Brexit should not be Johnson's sole focus if he wants to re-engage the disaffected voters he'll need to bring on side in a general election.
The wisest course from here would seem to be reopening discussions with Tehran about Gulf security and an American-imposed sanctions regime. But this will be easier said than done.
Doctors in the US and UK are being urged to act as immigration officials. But doctors are resisting.
Nearly 50 years old, the treaty has been signed by 190 countries – more than any other arms limitation treaty. But now Iran is threatening to withdraw.
English will remain an official EU language – even after Brexit – and this will impact the way it evolves.
The experience of former industrial heartlands offers lessons in how to revitalise communities when big industries close.
Don't let that fly land in your hospital room. It could be carrying dangerous strains of bacteria.
The UK must accept that colonialism belongs in the history books, and that it must comply with its obligations under international law.
It's hard to say if, legally, not paying the Brexit bill will classify as a sovereign default. But credit agencies will take serious notice.
Sure Start saved the NHS millions of pounds.