October 15, 2021

Daily horoscope for October 16: Your star sign reading, astrology and zodiac forecast

TODAY'S HOROSCOPE is a total mixed bag, but the main themes are control, relationships and problem-solving. Here's your daily horoscope for October 16.
October 15, 2021

Horoscopes & love: Scorpio urged to ‘speak from the heart’ as it enters ‘seductive’ period

SCORPIO is the star sign that covers those born between October 23 and November 21. With the water sign's season starting next week, what can Scorpios expect from love today and in the coming weeks and months?
October 15, 2021

Pfizer vaccine booster: The most common side effect to expect – seen in 83% of recipients

THE PFIZER Covid vaccine is being offered as a booster shot to millions across the UK in a bid to suppress COVID-19 this winter. The pharmaceutical giant signed off its third dose after rigorously analysing data from clinical trials. Pfizer also listed...
October 15, 2021

Energy crisis, bereavement leave, and Ikea investment

There are calls for more energy companies to be regulated like banks, to prevent another crash.
October 15, 2021

‘Upstart caterer’ Sir Gerry Robinson was one of the outstanding bosses of his age

They don't make them like Gerry Robinson any more.
October 15, 2021

Virgin Galactic postpones test flight due to safety concerns

Virgin Galactic has postponed its next test flight due to safety concerns regarding the "strength margins" of materials used in the rocket plane.
October 15, 2021

Homebase faces scrutiny over pandemic support after profits surge

The owners of Homebase are facing scrutiny over the financial support that the DIY chain took from taxpayers during the pandemic after seeing profits surge last year.
October 15, 2021

Path to net zero tougher without investment to capture and store carbon underground, watchdog warns

Britain's path to net zero will be far harder and more onerous unless Whitehall invests significant sums in schemes to capture carbon and store it under the ground, the government's climate watchdog has warned.
October 15, 2021

British Gas owner says energy bosses should face ‘fit and proper’ test

The head of British Gas owner Centrica has called for a "fit and proper" test for executives running energy companies after a series of insolvencies prompted by the gas price crisis.
October 15, 2021

Screeching U-turn over haulier rules ‘not going to make a massive difference’

If the trainee truckers the haulage industry so desperately needs could change direction as fast and frequently as government ministers they would sail through the HGV test.
October 15, 2021

‘Big gap’ remains between UK and EU over NI Protocol – Frost

There is a "lot of work to do" and a "big gap" remains between the UK and EU over the Northern Ireland Protocol, the Brexit minister has said.
October 15, 2021

Former Boeing pilot charged over 737 Max issue which contributed to crashes

A former Boeing employee has been charged in connection with the crashes of two 737 Max airliners.