November 8, 2021

Boris Johnson under fire for ‘irresponsibly parading’ around hospital without a mask

Boris Johnson visited Hexham General Hospital in Northumberland on Monday
November 8, 2021

Pause on leaseholders paying to make cladding safe after Grenfell fire, Gove confirms

Michael Gove has confirmed the government will "pause" plans to make leaseholders pay to make cladding safe as he questioned why they have to pay "at all".
November 8, 2021

Government gives £210m backing for mini nuclear reactors to hit net zero ‘more quickly’

Small nuclear reactors will get a £210 million government investment boost in the hope of moving to clean household energy "more quickly".
November 8, 2021

French prosecutors launch probe into Gupta’s troubled steel empire

French prosecutors have launched an investigation into Sanjeev Gupta’s business dealings as trouble grows for the steel tycoon.
November 8, 2021

Stroke: The cholesterol-lowering fruit that could ‘halve’ your risk of having a stroke

STROKE is one of the most dreaded conditions worldwide. There are a plethora of known risk factors for having an acute incident, but unfortunately few are modifiable. One fruit, however, could lower the risk of having a stroke by up to half.
November 8, 2021

Airlines given glimmer of hope by relaxation of US travel rules – but respite might not last long

As the US border reopened to UK nationals after more than 600 days, the only people at Heathrow with wider smiles than the passengers were the airline executives.
November 8, 2021

SoftBank boss confident big bets can pay off again despite several ‘golden eggs’ dying

For a company often hailed for its forward thinking and for the big bets it places on future business trends, Softbank seems at times to be terribly accident-prone.
November 8, 2021

A look at Queen’s £66million necklace – ‘Most expensive piece’ of royal jewellery in world

QUEEN ELIZABETH II has inherited a wealth of royal jewellery that has built up over the reigns of several kings and queens. But one necklace in particular is thought to be "the most expensive piece of royal jewellery in the world", with experts estimat...
November 8, 2021

Wealth manager Succession joins industry deal rush with £400m sale plan

One of Britain's largest independent wealth management firms is preparing to join an industry-wide deluge of corporate activity by putting itself up for sale for about £400m.
November 8, 2021

Houseplant expert shares ‘old-age’ test to check if your plants need water – ‘best option’

A HOUSEPLANT expert has shared an "old-age" test to check if your plants need watering. The simple hack is the "best option" for your plants and will help your houseplants thrive through winter.
November 8, 2021

Superyacht sales soar thanks to pandemic and growing numbers of billionaires

Sales of superyachts are soaring amid growing numbers of billionaires and the appeal of escaping crowds during the COVID pandemic.
November 8, 2021

Gay man and straight wife keep marriage on track with ‘sex feedback’

The couple did not sleep together before their wedding