Support for the Conservatives among ethnic minority voters is at its lowest level for sixteen years, with the party’s stance on immigration to blame, according to internal party memos.  New 10 Downing Street Chief of Staff Gavin Barwell has been giving presentations...
Convenience retailer McColl’s has recorded annual revenue of more than £1bn for the first time, despite a slowdown in the fourth quarter. The group said the acquisition of 298 Co-Op stores helped it boost sales 19.1 per cent in the year to...
The German government is considering legal changes that would oblige operators of car and house alarm systems to help police and security services in their efforts to spy on potential terrorists or criminals, a spokesman for the interior ministry said. Interior Minister Thomas...
Toys ‘R’ Us has announced plans to close at least 26 stores across the UK, a move that is believed could put up to 800 jobs at risk. In a statement on Monday, the company said that it plans to revamp its business...
Sally Yates, the former acting attorney general, has fired back at Donald Trump for his tweets about the FBI.  The US President began lashing out at his critics days after his former National Security Adviser, Michael Flynn, plead guilty to lying to...
A new spike in fighting in Yemen's capital city has seen at least 125 people killed and 238 wounded, according to the International Committee of the Red Cross. Saudi-led coalition warplanes struck at Houthi militia positions in Sanaa for a second day...
JD Wetherspoon‘s Brexit-backing chairman has admitted the future success of Britain’s economy will rely on inward immigration which he said was a “good thing” for the country. Tim Martin said he does not deny that immigration benefits the UK, but he was...
Walt Disney has renewed discussions over acquiring a significant part of 21st Century Fox’s media assets, according to a person familiar with the talks. Disney joins companies including Comcast looking to buy a piece of the Murdoch family’s empire. The discussions are said...
With Senator John McCain announcing his support for the Republican tax bill, the Senate is edging closer to passing a measure that would benefit the wealthiest Americans and is estimated to add more than $1 trillion to the federal deficit over...
The UK economy is expected to grow at a sluggish rate over the next couple of years, with economists warning that growth will remain lacklustre amid Brexit-related uncertainty. GDP is forecast to grow at 1.5 per cent in 2018 before dropping to...