April 6, 2022

888 to launch equity-raise to fund William Hill takeover

The online gambling group 888 Holdings will this week launch a cash call to fund its takeover of William Hill's non-US operations, marking a rare equity raise in the London market since Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
April 6, 2022

The ‘easy to do’ sanctions have now been imposed on Russia but there is much more that could be done

The latest sanctions on Russia imposed by the United States and the United Kingdom represent a significant scaling-up and have clearly been devised in close collaboration.
April 6, 2022

SNP candidate shamed after claiming British monarchy stands for ‘murder and rape’

SNP CANDIDATE Cameron McManus has been slammed by ministers across the political spectrum over claims the British monarchy stands for "murder and rape".
April 6, 2022

Government to nationalise key part of electricity grid to help meet climate goals

Part of National Grid will be returned to public ownership under a new plan to help Britain reach its climate targets.
April 6, 2022

US announces sanctions against Putin’s two adult daughters

The US has announced sanctions against Russian President Vladimir Putin's two adult daughters, Mariya Putina and Katerina Tikhonova.
April 6, 2022

Air travel recovery ‘gathering steam’ but oil prices and airport chaos could hold it back

The recovery of air travel is "gathering steam" but it could be held back by rising oil prices and unprepared airlines and airports, the International Air Transport Association has warned.
April 6, 2022

Easter travel chaos intensifies with ‘ten mile queues’ to Dover and police managing airport queues

Those planning an Easter getaway are facing the prospect of a frustrating, and likely more expensive, journey than they were hoping for when holiday plans were made.
April 6, 2022

Treasury blocks household insulation expansion plans ahead of energy security strategy reveal

The Treasury has blocked a proposal to expand the energy scheme to upgrade household insulation and energy efficiency, Sky News understands.
April 6, 2022

Twitter confirms work on edit button has started and feature will be tested soon

Twitter has confirmed it is working on an edit button and it will be tested in the coming months.
April 6, 2022

Russia to be hit with new sanctions as Zelenskyy demands penalties ‘commensurate to war crimes’

Russia will be hit with new sanctions worth billions of pounds, after Ukraine’s president urged Western leaders to punish Moscow over alleged war crimes.