August 21, 2018

Microsoft disrupts new Russian US election hacking bid

Microsoft has disrupted an attempt by Russian hackers to interfere in the US midterms in accordance with a court order, the company has said.
August 21, 2018

Families in fear of bailiffs as debt level hits £19bn

Households have fallen behind on essential bills including council tax and electricity by as much as £18bn, according to Citizens Advice, which says "families are living in fear" of bailiffs turning up.
August 21, 2018

House of Fraser’s Oxford Street store saved

House of Fraser's flagship store in London's Oxford Street has been spared closure, new owner Sports Direct has said.
August 21, 2018

Trump: ‘No time frame’ to end China trade war

President Trump has said he does not "anticipate much" from talks with China this week aimed at resolving the trade dispute between the world's two largest economies.
August 20, 2018

Liam Fox: UK can be an ‘exporting superpower’

Britain can become a "21st century exporting superpower", Liam Fox will claim as he outlines plans to encourage greater exports post-Brexit.
August 20, 2018

Liam Fox: UK can be an ‘exporting superpower’

Britain can become a "21st century exporting superpower", Liam Fox will claim as he outlines plans to encourage greater exports post-Brexit.
August 20, 2018

Foreign Secretary to call for more sanctions on Russia

Jeremy Hunt will use his first speech as foreign secretary to call for further sanctions on Russia in response to the Salisbury novichok poisonings.
August 20, 2018

600 jobs at House of Fraser warehouses ‘at risk’

More than 600 jobs are under threat at House of Fraser warehouses operated by XPO Logistics, a union has said.
August 20, 2018

Fashion site Farfetch seeks New York share float

Farfetch, a London-based luxury fashion website, has filed plans to list on the New York Stock Exchange. 
August 20, 2018

PepsiCo buys fizzy drinks firm SodaStream for $3.2bn

Drinks and snacks giant PepsiCo has bought Israel's fizzy drink maker SodaStream for $3.2bn (£2.5bn).
August 20, 2018

Living wage ‘fails to cover families’ basic needs’

Parents working full-time on the minimum wage are still not earning enough to provide their families with a no-frills lifestyle, research suggests.
August 20, 2018

Chaos at Gatwick as staff handwrite flight info

Staff at Gatwick Airport have had to write information about flight departures on whiteboards after a technical issue means screens have failed.