Revenue increased 3.7 percent to 28.3 billion pounds from 27.3 billion pounds a year ago.
Tesco, which has been battling to recover from a 2014 downturn when it lost the edge to rivals and uncovered an accounting scandal, reported a seventh straight quarter of underlying sales growth in its home market, having successfully navigated inflationary pressures.
He said: "It's a significant milestone in the recovery of the business and one which demonstrates the confidence we and the board have in our plans".
Tesco, Britain's largest grocer by market share, on October 4 said that it will pay an interim dividend of 1 pence per share, its first dividend payment in three years.
The results come as Tesco is awaiting the results of an in-depth competition probe into its proposed £3.7bn takeover of wholesale giant Booker.
Despite facing stiff competition from discount rivals like Lidl and Aldi, Tesco's fresh food performed well in the United Kingdom with sales up by 1.5 per cent.
Tesco agreed to pay a fine of £129m to the Serious Fraud Office earlier this year to avoid prosecution for its 2014 accounting irregularities scandal.
Danielle Pinnington, managing director at independent shopper research agency Shoppercentric, said: "Things are certainly looking up for Tesco, and the hard work over the last couple of years is paying off".
Tesco says it is well on its way to reaching its 2020 forecast, which includes 1.5 billion pounds (1.7 billion euro) in cost-saving measures. Provisional findings are expected to be made public by the CMA by the end of this month, ahead of a final report by the end of this year.
The EU's top official has declared it will take "miracles" for Brexit talks to move on to their next phase by the end of October. The German Chancellor was said to have "welcomed" the speech and described "good progress" in negotiations this week.
Marlene Warrant was reportedly shot in the face and was taken to Palm West Hospital, where she died two days later. Despite the efforts of detectives, there wasn't enough DNA evidence at the time to convict either of them.
You might remember me from the cast of the show. "The show is coming back and I'm playing him still", McCormack chimed in. You can see it this fall on NBC . "Only show on NBC not set in Chicago", sang Mullally with her signature dry humor.
Trump announced new secondary sanctions on entities and individuals doing business with North Korea on Thursday. Donald Trump has continued to belittle North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a rally speech in Alabama.
As is typical for Apple , customers will have to get separate accessories to in order to use their device's fast charging feature. Flipkart is offering a 52% buyback deal on iPhone 8 and 8 Plus when you will upgrade to a newer iPhone 15 months later.
But up to now, the drive for tax reform has been repeatedly delayed and Wednesday's plan was likely to be light on specifics. The plan would raise the standard deduction to $12,000 for single filers and $24,000 for married taxpayers filing jointly.
At the press conference, the prime minster also raised the issue of North Korea's nuclear and missile development. Abe could also profit from disarray in the main opposition Democratic Party, which is now trailing the LDP.
The Department of State will also issue a travel warning advising Americans not to travel to the country . "So some U.S. Some of the attacks have taken place in Cuban hotels, though no American tourists are known to have been hurt.
The children, aged between two and four, were in a critical condition after being hit by bullets at the Dearborn, Detroit home. The children at the home were taken to the Dearborn Police Department where they will be picked up by their parents.
At least 10 people have died in Puerto Rico due to Maria , the strongest storm to hit the USA territory since 1928. Military units were also conducting route and airfield clearance in Puerto Rico , Manning said.
Updated Sony Playstation VR headset will feature built-in sound
Unlike the old PSVR which debuted past year , the new design does not require users to disconnect in order to view HDR content. There are majorly 3 VR headsets in the market, one from Facebook ( Oculus Rift), HTC Vive and lastly the Sony PlayStation VR .
Prince Harry shares sweet scenes as toddler pinches his snack
Prince Harry's girlfriend, 36, appeared with him for the first time in public this week at the Invictus Games , also in Toronto. The 44th USA president shared a laugh with the prince, posed for pictures with athletes and shook hands with spectators.
Amazon adds several new devices to the Echo family
You will be able to ask Alexa in the auto to give you directions, play music, make a call, control your smart home and much more. The speaker comes loaded with Alexa and it can be used to trigger multiple actions like opening a garage door and more.
Women now allowed to drive in Saudi Arabia
But the campaigner said the battle is not over, with a major setback for women in Saudi Arabia that needs to "disappear". Social media campaigns such as "I am my own guardian" and " Saudi Women Can Drive" swiftly gained traction online.
Terminator will return in 2019 with the help of James Cameron
The "Terminator" franchise involves killer robots that travel to the present from a dystopian future ruled by malevolent machines. The sixth installment in the popular Terminator franchise will be released in the summer of 2019. "We still fold time".
Mauricio Pochettino proud of "deserved" derby win
Spurs will be without Victor Wanyama , due to a knee injury, while Erik Lamela and Danny Rose also remain sidelined. It's so important and we need time to engage everything, to have different alternatives to play and try to win.