11 May Best places for expats with kids If the kids are happy, mum and dad are, too. That’s why when it comes to moving abroad, expat families say a welcoming environment for their children is at the top of the list of must-haves.
06 May EU wants iPlayer access extended across Europe EU officials want the public to be able to continue using catch-up services, such as the BBC's iPlayer and Sky's Now TV, as they travel across Europe.
26 Apr Nepal earthquake: Newly-weds among Britons caught in disaster A British couple on their honeymoon are among a number of Britons caught up in the Nepal earthquake and subsequent avalanches which hit the Everest area.
20 Apr Plane spotters: Three Britons to be released from UAE jail Three British plane spotters who were held in a United Arab Emirates prison on suspicion of spying are to be freed later, the wife of one has said.
15 Apr Election 2015: Getting out the expat vote In the context of a general election that is expected to be the closest for decades, these figures are striking: out of an estimated five million Britons living abroad, fewer than 16,000 are registered to vote back in the UK.
12 Apr Plane spotters: UAE-detained Britons face wait for court hearing A court hearing for British plane spotters held over allegations of suspicious behaviour in the United Arab Emirates has been postponed for a week.
08 Apr Passport exit checks begin at UK ports and borders Data on all passengers leaving the UK is being collected and handed to the Home Office under a scheme being phased in at ports and border crossings.
08 Apr French air traffic strike prompts hundreds of cancellations Hundreds of flights to and from France have been cancelled as air traffic controllers begin industrial action.
30 Mar UK couple found shot dead in Spain A British couple have been found dead with bullet wounds in the province of Alicante, Spanish police have said.
17 Mar Coventry killer on list of 'most wanted' fugitives in Spain The National Crime Agency (NCA) has released the names of the most wanted, whose crimes range from rape to child abuse and drug trafficking.
17 Mar HSBC closing Britons' Jersey accounts amid ID checks HSBC is closing accounts on Jersey belonging to customers living in the UK.
10 Mar European Parliament backs cap on card processing fees The European Parliament has backed a deal to cap the fees retailers pay to process debit and credit card transactions, which EU officials say will mean savings for customers.
05 Mar EU data roaming and net neutrality plans attacked European regulators have dropped plans to ban roaming charges and have proposed net neutrality rules allowing privileged access in some cases.
03 Mar Secrets of learning a language - quickly Picture this: You want to apply for a dream assignment abroad. There’s just one problem. You need foreign language skills that you don't have – and time is not on your side.
09 Feb Briton held over fatal Spanish resort attack A Briton has been remanded in custody in Spain on suspicion of killing a man he had caught filming his daughter on a tablet, reports say.
04 Feb Cadbury in the US: Fans stockpile sweets Chocoholics are stocking up on Cadbury while they still can In this globalised world, it's increasingly easy for British expats to buy the creature comforts of home - English tea, Irn-Bru or that most beloved British staple, Cadbury chocolate.
08 Jan British man held in Portugal 'murder investigation' A British man has reportedly been arrested during a murder investigation after a woman's body was discovered under concrete at a house in Portugal.
02 Jan The best places to retire around the world Those retirees in search of a slower pace, warmer weather, a lower cost of living and favourable tax rates - without compromising home comforts or quality healthcare - need to look no further.
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