May 5, 2022

Daily horoscope for May 6: Your star sign reading, astrology and zodiac forecast

WHILE THE MOON continues its transit in Cancer, expect to focus more on the home comforts and familiar settings - enjoy the calm while it lasts.
May 5, 2022

Shocked driver discovers second use for grab handle – ‘I didn’t know you could do this!’

A SHOCKED driver has taken to social media after she found out a little-known, secret use for her car's grab handle.
May 5, 2022

‘Immigrants welcome here’ Protest as ‘Home Office operation’ locks down Edinburgh streets

A LARGE number of protesters have gathered outside an Edinburgh restaurant to fight Home Office deportations.
May 5, 2022

Elon Musk secures £7bn from new investors to pay for Twitter takeover

Elon Musk has secured $7bn from new investors for his $44bn takeover of Twitter.
May 5, 2022

Roman Abramovich says claims he wants £1.5bn Chelsea FC loan back are ‘entirely false’

Roman Abramovich has insisted his position over the sale of Chelsea is unchanged and has described claims he has asked for a £1.5bn loan to be paid back as "entirely false".
May 5, 2022

Thousands of jobs at risk as convenience store giant McColl’s teeters on brink of collapse

McColl’s Retail Group, one of Britain’s biggest convenience store chains, is on the brink of collapse, putting thousands of high street jobs at risk.
May 5, 2022

Endeavour Mining’s quarterly results will comfort those looking for the next Randgold

The $6.5billion takeover of Randgold Resources by Canadian giant Barrick Gold at the end of 2018 left some investors mourning as it meant that, for the first time in more than a decade, the FTSE-100 did not include any pure-play gold mining companies a...
May 5, 2022

Bank of England forecast suggests Britons will soon feel profound economic pain not felt for a generation

If there is one message from the Bank of England's forecasts today, it is this: if things feel tough today, then just wait.
May 5, 2022

Interest rates, international travel and rising price of milk

On today's episode, Ian King discusses the Bank of England's interest rate decision and what that means for families across the UK.
May 5, 2022

Liverpool shareholder RedBird seeks €1bn extra-time winner with AC Milan bid

An investment vehicle which owns a stake in Liverpool Football Club’s parent company is trying to gatecrash a €1bn-plus takeover of AC Milan, one of the giants of Italian football.
May 5, 2022

Shell reports record operating profits of $9.1bn but takes $4bn hit from Russia withdrawal

Shell has reported record operating profits of $9.1bn (£7.2bn) for the start of its financial year though its bottom line was hit by the cost of the company's phased withdrawal from Russia over the war in Ukraine.
May 5, 2022

Interest rate raised to 1% by Bank of England hitting 13-year high

The Bank of England has raised the base rate of interest to 1% - the fourth consecutive increase as it continues to move against surging inflation.