May 1, 2019

Independent Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon forgets her own tests on currency

NICOLA Sturgeon’s plans to ditch the pound were branded a “sham” last night after she was unable to name all her party’s tests for a new currency.
May 1, 2019

Audit Scotland: SNP is ’not ready on welfare’

THE SNP’s new social security agency is not ready for the next batch of devolved benefits, according to Scotland’s spending watchdog.
May 1, 2019

How to live longer: Six foods you should eat to increase life expectancy

HOW TO live longer: Alongside plenty of exercise, not smoking and drinking in moderation, eating a healthy balanced diet has been proven to improve life expectancy. Specific foods in particular have been shown to have life-boosting properties.
May 1, 2019

Claire King health: Symptoms of the Emmerdale actress’ ‘invisible disease’

CLAIRE KING is best known for her role as scheming Kim Tate in ITV soap opera Coronation Street - a character she’s played for the last 30 years. What some fans of the actress may not knows around 25 years ago she was diagnosed with health condition ma...
May 1, 2019

Type 2 diabetes: Four snacks that could help lower blood sugar

TYPE 2 DIABETES is a condition which causes a person’s blood sugar levels to become too high, and left untreated it can lead to serious health complications. But a person’s blood sugar levels could be controlled through eating certain snacks.
May 1, 2019

Metro Bank blunder sparked business cash exodus

Metro Bank has revealed damage to profits, deposits and its capital buffers in the wake of a major accounting error.
May 1, 2019

Fed ignores Trump plea for rate cut of 1%

The Federal Reserve has dismissed Donald Trump's call for a cut in interest rates to help the US economy.
May 1, 2019

Queen ‘in favour’ of Kate Middleton & Meghan Markle weddings due to Sarah Ferguson split?

QUEEN ELIZABETH II, as the head of the monarchy, must give permission for some members of the Royal Family to get married. After Sarah Ferguson and Prince Andrew divorced in 1996, a royal expert has shared some insight into why the Queen may have been ...
May 1, 2019

Hornby on menu as Wagamama-owner’s new chief

Andy Hornby, the former HBOS chief executive, is to end a decade-long absence from the London stock market by becoming the next boss of The Restaurant Group (TRG), the owner of Wagamama and Garfunkel’s.
May 1, 2019

Sophie, Countess of Wessex: What is her engagement ring worth? How it differs to Fergie’s

SOPHIE, COUNTESS OF WESSEX and Prince Edward announced their engagement in 1999, and married a matter of months later. What engagement ring does the royal wear, and how much is it worth?
May 1, 2019

State pension age rises in five days – how to check your UK state pension age

STATE pension age has risen a number of times in recent years, and this month, it will continue to increase. What is the current state pension age, and how can you work out when you’ll be able to get the state pension?
May 1, 2019

Porto goalkeeper Casillas suffers heart attack, taken to hospital – club statement

Spain's World Cup winning captain Iker Casillas, 37, suffered a heart attack while training with his team Porto on Wednesday and was taken to hospital, the Portuguese club said in a statement, adding that the goalkeeper's life was not in danger.