October 18, 2018 3:57 AM US and EU in FURIOUS SPAT as tensions ESCALATE over post-Brexit financial services
THE US has threatened to exclude EU banks from accessing US exchanges if the EU does not agree to water down their plans to oversee financial institutions after Brexit. The head of the US’s Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), Christopher Giancarlo, said the EU’s plans on oversight clearing houses was “completely irresponsible” and would be met with retaliation 62
October 15, 2018 12:03 PM Claire's 'considers UK store closures'
Accessories chain Claire's is reported to be considering closing some of its UK stores. The Press Association said the High Street chain was talking to restructuring firms about "a number of options". The chain has more than 370 stores in the UK, according to its most recent accounts. A spokeswoman for Claire's said closing underperforming stores was "part 39
October 11, 2018 5:24 PM German Bavaria election polls: Angela Merkel IN CHAOS as Chancellor holds on by a thread
VOTERS will take to the polls on Sunday to elect the 180 members of the 18th Landtag of Bavaria. Here is everything you need to know as Angela Merkel's government faces chaos. German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) could lose its absolute majority due to rising populism and anti-government feeling among the public. The Christian 66
October 10, 2018 11:39 AM Patisserie Valerie warns of potential fraud
Shares in Patisserie Valerie have been suspended after the cafe chain discovered "significant, potentially fraudulent, accounting irregularities". The company said these could cause a "potential material" mis-statement in its accounts. Entrepreneur Luke Johnson owns a 37% stake in the businesses, which also includes Druckers, Philpotts, Baker & Spice 104
October 7, 2018 8:41 PM BREXIT BOOST: Japan praises UK's ‘GLOBAL STRENGTH’ and extends invite to MAJOR trade pact
JAPAN has pledged to welcome Britain “with open arms” to one of the world’s biggest trade pacts in a major boost for the UK’s post-Brexit prospects. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Britain would still be a nation “equipped with global strength” after the split. And he said he would back any attempt by the UK to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership 39
October 6, 2018 10:07 AM James Martin: Saturday Morning host admits shock weight loss is due to THIS
JAMES MARTIN, who presents ITV show Saturday Morning with James Martin, admitted he lost one-and-a-half stone after being targeted by online trolls. Saturday Morning host James Martin, 46, revealed it’s his team who update his official social media accounts, but admitted the last time he looked on there, he was criticised for his weight. James explained 30
October 2, 2018 2:05 PM Gmail Login: How to sign in and out of Google Gmail accounts?
Gmail, short for Google Mail, is free to use, and enables you to send and receive emails online. The service is now the most popular email platform online, with more than a billion active users. The website received a huge redesign in April, introducing a new host of functions. Here we explain how to sign in and out of your Google Gmail accounts, in case you need a refresh 113
October 1, 2018 4:00 PM Hotmail sign up and Login: How to create a Hotmail email account?
You may remember Hotmail, MSN Hotmail or Windows Live Hotmail as a popular email service in the 1990s and early 2000s. Despite many people still having accounts, it was replaced by Outlook in 2013. If you still have a Hotmail or Live account and are worried you may not be able to use it for much longer, just relax. Microsoft currently don't have any plans 133
September 29, 2018 1:48 PM Senior Tory MPs' phone numbers exposed in Conservative Conference app flaw
The Conservative Conference app allowed anyone to see the emails and numbers of attendees and to change their photos and details. The app did not require a password to access attendees' accounts - making it possible to access the email addresses and mobile phone numbers of Chancellor Philip Hammond and former foreign secretary Boris Johnson. Sky News has found 113
September 25, 2018 10:32 AM Elite British cyclist Mike Hall 'died instantly' when hit by car during Australia race
Mike Hall was in second in the Indian Pacific Wheel Race when he was struck by a teenage driver who thought he had hit a kangaroo. Mike Hall was in second place in the 5,500km (3,400 miles) Indian Pacific Wheel Race on 31 March last year when he died from severe head, spinal and abdominal injuries after he was hit from behind near Canberra. The respected 49