Senior News Feature Writer at the Evening Standard, with business focus. Author of Ausperity, Entrepreneur + Guide to Uni Life.
18 February 2014 01:59 PM
British security behemoth G4S’s reputation faced another battering today when a riot broke out in the Australian asylum-seeker detention centre it runs, leaving one man dead and 77 others injured.
15 February 2014 12:53 AM
Two of Britain’s biggest water companies shrugged off the catastrophic flooding yesterday, saying the country’s 6,000 flooded homes and businesses would have no impact on their bottom line.
13 February 2014 11:50 AM
The company has seen prices for its Splenda sugar substitute fall by 15%
11 February 2014 11:50 AM
Egyptian unrest sent Thomas Cook’s revenues sliding at the end of 2013, but chief executive Harriet Green has promised a bright summer as she continues to pilot the holiday group’s turnaround.
11 February 2014 11:02 AM
Danish chief executive Anders Kristiansen ruled the idea of opening stores only selling men’s clothes
07 February 2014 12:00 AM
January's miserable weather saw Britons flee abroad as well as booking sunny summer getaways, the holidays group Tui Travel and airlines Ryanair and easyJet said yesterday.
06 February 2014 12:57 PM
Drugmaker AstraZeneca has showed it is still languishing in intensive care after patent expiries triggered an 8 per per cent fall in sales to $25.7
06 February 2014 12:38 PM
Ryanair supremo says politicians can continue to 'f**k' around for another 10 years but expansion is 'inevitable'
17 January 2014 01:53 PM
The French could be running more of Britain’s transport network after state transport group Keolis/Eurostar was named one of three shortlisted bidders for the reprivatisation of the East Coast franchise.
14 January 2014 05:02 PM
Capita has won a five-year, £145 million deal to run the congestion charge, which it helped set up in London 11 years ago.
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
- 1 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 2 Mystery man who gave mum heart-warming note on train 'wanted to put a smile on her face'
- 3 Michelle Obama highlights harsh restrictions faced by Saudi women after meeting King Salman without wearing a headscarf
- 4 Mafia's wall of silence broken: Victim of Cosa Nostra's extortion rackets in its Corleone heartland co-operates with authorities for the first time ever
- 5 Amal Clooney gives excellent answer to fashion question at European Court of Human Rights