The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has issued a warning against sharing passwords with other people. The data protection regulator was responding to the news that MPs have been giving out their computer login details to their staff, including interns.  The practice has been...
Conservative MP Nadine Dorries has been forced to defend her approach to cyber-security after she revealed she routinely shares her login passwords with all her staff, including interns. The backbencher took to Twitter to defend her colleague Damien Green, who has been accused of having...
The EU’s top court has backed a British window salesman in a bombshell ruling over unpaid holiday during 13 years of employment. The judgment has been described as a “game-changer” for gig-economy workers and a reminder of the “impending disaster” that...
Finding the right present for children can be tricky at this time of year, but opting for a handmade gift can help you find something personal to them, support small businesses and avoid that awkward duplicate gift moment. Personalised baking set The perfect...
A European court ruling in favour of a gig economy worker who never got a paid holiday in 13 years has been declared an example of how Brexit would be “a disaster for workers’ rights”. The union representing those in the gig...
The last major scoop unearthed by Steve Connor, the science journalist who has lost his fight against prostate cancer aged 62, got him into the fiercest hot water. It was published simultaneously in July on both sides of the Atlantic. In...
How to fix an economy stuck in the slow lane, with the CBI just the latest organisation to say that situation isn't likely to improve much over the next couple of years.  According to the nostalgic Thatcherites driving Brexit, you start by...
Organisers of an anti-Donald Trump protest group are hoping to gather a million people to demonstrate against the president after details of his “working visit” to the UK were reported. More than 3,800 people have committed to a planned protest against the...
Michelle Gooris' selfie game is strong. The 25-year-old RyanAir pilot shares her view from the cockpit - and her jetsetting adventures on her days off - on Instagram, where she's known by over 54,000 followers as @dutchpilotgirl. She also writes a travel...
Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone. There are no more made-up or imported days that promise discounts and savings. Yet despite a rocky economic outlook, or maybe because of it, we’re all set for a bumper Christmas. Research from...