Olli Rehn said Scotland would not be able to join because it would not have a currency backed by its own independent central bank.
Electricity pylons in the sunset. National Grid has formally asked power generators how much spare capacity they could provide. Photograph: Dave Thompson/PA.
Royal Mail will begin delivering letters and parcels and opening offices on Sundays from this weekend. The postal service will trial deliveries inside the M25 this Sunday, with a view to expanding it across the whole network.
It will be a steep learning curve for Tesco's new CEO Dave Lewis as he switches from 27 years with Unilever to head up the world's third largest grocery retailer, but he will have to learn fast.
Part of a column of Ukrainian military vehicles destroyed by Russia-backed separatists near Novokaterynivka, east Ukraine, on Tuesday.