Saturday, September 22, 2018

Politics News

Forget a second Brexit referendum – Remainers would only want to see the negotiations...

Back in early June 2016, a few days before the referendum was held, I was asked by Newsnight if I would call for a second referendum...

Gig economy: One in three zero-hours workers juggle at least two jobs at same...

One in three gig economy workers juggle at least two jobs at the same time, according to a study by one of the world’s biggest insurance...

Dalai Lama app lets people follow his activities, travels and teachings on the iPhone

The Dalai Lama has launched a new mobile app. The 82-year-old Buddhist monk announced its release through his Twitter account, which has more than 16 million followers. The...

Global economic growth to reach fastest rate in seven years while UK economy expected...

Global economic growth will pick up to its fastest rate in seven years in 2018, while the UK’s economy slumps to its weakest expansion since the...

Mark Salling: Glee actor pleads guilty to possession of child pornography

Actor Mark Salling has pleaded guilty to possessing child pornography. US media reports that, as part of a plea agreement, Salling admitted to owning around 50,000 images and...

UK board members are growing older as European firms look to youth

UK corporate boards are growing older, with the average age of directors surpassing 60 for the first time, according to executive search firm Spencer Stuart, at...

By 2030, our relationship with Europe will be repaired – it will be as...

Sometimes it is easier to see what might happen in the future if you look 10 or 20 years ahead, rather than 10 or 20 months....

‘It was chaos’: Travellers vent fury as hundreds of flights from Atlanta continue to...

More than 400 flights have been cancelled at one of the world’s busiest airports, after a massive power outage temporarily shut down Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International. Passengers were...

Brexit: UK public are becoming more pessimistic over economic impact of EU withdrawal, finds...

The British public has become more pessimistic about the economic impact of Brexit, a major new survey for the Bank of England has found. A survey by...

Labour warns of NHS ‘disaster’ as 100,000 jobs across organisation lie empty

Theresa May has been warned over a deepening crisis in the health service as new figures show more than 100,000 NHS posts are lying vacant. New analysis...