Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «deals»

October 21, 2017 7:00 AM Tech deals of the week: Samsung Galaxy S8, cheap sim-only plans, Microsoft Surface Book and more

This week's top UK smartphone and technology deals. This week's deals include the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Gear VR headset for just £533 and the first-generation Microsoft Surface Book with an Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB RAM and 128GB storage for a cool £999. Also included this week is a LG 43 inch 4K Ultra HD HDR Smart LED TV for £399, the Nextbase 6

October 20, 2017 7:37 AM How mobile phone companies are ripping you off for being loyal customers

Staying on your current contract after you have paid off your phone could mean you are being overcharged by your service provider If you are a loyal mobile phone customer and have paid off your contract but are still on that current plan instead of upgrading you are most likely being ripped off. Customers are being charged up to £38 a month for handsets 9

October 20, 2017 6:04 AM 'Don't interrupt me!' John Redwood shreds Campbell for 'falsifying' Brexit in heated clash

ALASTAIR CAMPBELL was shredded live on air as a Tory MP told him he was spending all his time trying to “re-run Project Fear” in rejection of the Brexit referendum. Brexiteer John Redwood accused Tony Blair’s former spokesman of “once being a spin doctor, always being a spin doctor” and said he was spreading “falsities” about the UK leaving the European 18

October 19, 2017 2:35 PM Ronnie O'Sullivan deals with giddy Snooker fan at English Open in Barnsley

"I saved her from getting a rugby tackle" Ronnie O'Sullivan had to deal with a stage invader after booking his place in the fourth round of the English Open. The five-time world champion was about to put the finishing touches to a 4-1 win over Chinese player Zhang Yong when a middle-aged woman evaded security at the Barnsley Metrodome and began running 9

October 15, 2017 2:45 AM Mississippi school district removes To Kill a Mockingbird from middle school lesson plan because it 'makes people uncomfortable'

A school district in Mississippi is removing To Kill a Mockingbird from a middle school reading list. Published in 1960, the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Harper Lee deals with racial inequality in a small Alabama town. A message on the school's website says To Kill A Mockingbird teaches students that compassion and empathy don't depend upon race or education 4

October 14, 2017 6:56 PM Brexit stalemate derails appetite for deal-making with takeover rate grinding to a three-year low

Deal-making in the City is drying up as the stalemate in Brexit negotiations threatens to derail the British economy. September was the quietest month for takeovers of British firms in three years, according to data compiled for The Mail on Sunday by Thomson Reuters. Just 149 takeovers of British firms totalling £4.7 billion were announced – two-thirds 6

October 14, 2017 12:34 PM ALEX BRUMMER: Philip Hammond's risking it all with his unenthusiastic approach to Brexit

For a politician under sustained fire for his unenthusiastic approach to Brexit, Philip Hammond is surprisingly unmoved. There would be no resignation, despite the call from his illustrious predecessor Nigel Lawson. The clamour for money to smooth the Brexit process, whatever the outcome of the negotiations, has caused the Chancellor to shift his stance 8

October 14, 2017 8:00 AM UK Video Game Deals: Nintendo Switch bundles, VR headsets, Persona 5 and more

Your round-up of the week's best gaming deals and discounts. This week's round-up of the best video game deals and discounts in the UK includes three different Nintendo Switch bundles, plus two bundles for the Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR virtual reality headsets. When it comes to games there's Persona 5 for a little over £30, Bungie shooter Destiny 9

October 13, 2017 4:00 AM Iran nuclear deal: Trump poised to withdraw support

US President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw backing from the nuclear accord with Iran on Friday and lay out a more confrontational strategy. The move would not withdraw the US from the deal but give Congress 60 days to decide whether to do so by re-imposing sanctions. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has been consulting with counterparts in Europe 9

October 11, 2017 10:00 PM Canada's Metro to sell majority stake in Couche Tard for C$1.5 bln

Oct 11 (Reuters) - Canada's Metro Inc said on Wednesday it would sell a major portion of its stake in Alimentation Couche Tard Inc to fund its C$4.5 billion acquisition of pharmacy chain Jean Coutu Group. The company and its Metro Canada Holdings Inc unit will sell their stake in three separate deals for C$57.17 per share, or about C$1.5 billion ($1.20 billion) 3