April 23, 2022

Toilet warning: Straining on the loo can cause rectal prolapse – warning signs

WHILE beige creamy foods can offer a much-needed comfort, your tummy might not be that appreciative of a long-term stodgy diet. Plus, expert warns that constipation isn't the "worst" consequence you might encounter as a result. This is because strainin...
April 22, 2022

Four simple changes you can make to save £400 on your energy bills

New analysis by Sky News shows that simple changes to our behaviour won't just save us money but could significantly cut the country's carbon emissions.
April 22, 2022

Center Parcs owner lines up Barclays to prepare £4bn sale

The owner of Britain’s biggest chain of upmarket holiday villages is lining up bankers to oversee a review of its options, which could pave the way for an auction valuing it at £4bn.
April 22, 2022

Ocado and Virgin chiefs urge Johnson to put driverless cars in fast lane

Boris Johnson has been urged to include new laws supporting the development of driverless vehicles in next month’s Queen’s Speech or risk seeing investment in the sector flee overseas.
April 22, 2022

Minister denies NI protocol override would break international law as Labour attacks ‘damaging’ reported plan

A minister has denied that the UK overriding parts of its its post-Brexit Northern Ireland trade deal would break international law - as the government reportedly looks at sweeping powers to tear it up .
April 22, 2022

Google says Brits are becoming more climate-conscious, as it releases new time-lapse photos

People in the UK are increasingly on the hunt for ways to tread lightly on the planet, according to new data from technology giant Google.
April 22, 2022

Carlos Ghosn ‘surprised’ by French international arrest warrant

The fallen global car boss Carlos Ghosn has said he is "surprised" by reports the French authorities have issued an international warrant for his arrest.
April 22, 2022

The jobs giving inflation-busting pay rises – but cost of living will likely erode wage gains

For most people, price hikes at the petrol pump and supermarket checkout have not been matched by proportionate salary rises.
April 22, 2022

Retail sales plunge as consumer confidence ‘nears financial crisis all-time low’

Retail sales plunged by 1.4% last month - far more than expected - as consumers tightened their belts in the face of the squeeze in living costs, according to official figures.
April 21, 2022

CNN shuts down its streaming service less than a month after its launch

CNN’s parent company is shutting down its CNN+ streaming service just a few weeks after its highly anticipated launch. 
April 21, 2022

Russian caviar and diamonds hit by fresh UK sanctions

The UK has slapped Russia with more sanctions, targeting military leaders as well as goods like caviar and diamonds.
April 21, 2022

Chinese behemoth Tencent takes stake in UK fintech Previse

Tencent Holdings, the Chinese technology behemoth, is adding to its interests in British fintech start-ups by taking a stake in Previse, a fast-growing player in business payments.