Web reporter for The Independent
28 October 2014 04:21 PM
Jack Ma, the founder of e-commerce giant Alibaba, has been named China's richest man with an estimated fortune of $19.5 billion, according to Forbes.
28 October 2014 01:29 PM
Shoppers took to social media after retailer used "fat girl costumes" description on its website for plus-sized items
28 October 2014 11:06 AM
Forget Alicia Keys, Kim K is the perfect choice for BlackBerry
27 October 2014 04:15 PM
Brazilian stocks plunged on Monday as investors reacted to Dilma Rousseff's victory in the country's presidential election on Sunday.
27 October 2014 12:37 PM
Dilma Rousseff's narrow victory in yesterday's Brazilian general election has split the country between rich and poor, highlighting the nation's huge economic divide.
24 October 2014 05:51 PM
Asda denies it engages in discriminatory practices insisting it treats all employees equally
24 October 2014 02:03 PM
European Union imposed tough sanctions on five Russian banks, including Sberbank, cutting off international financing
24 October 2014 11:31 AM
European markets edged lower on Friday as traders await the results of the European Central Bank's stress tests on eurozone banks.
23 October 2014 04:40 PM
Sports retailer has taken on an ambitious expansion plan as it seeks to grow from niche athletics brand into a mainstream name competing with Nike
Death of Christophe de Margerie: Four airport employees detained for questioning in connection with deadly crash
23 October 2014 12:06 PM
Russian authorities have arrested four more airport employees in connection with the tragic death of Total chief executive Christophe de Margerie.
Durham Free School: 'Creationism taught at' free school facing closure
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
Ukip would cut billions from Scottish budget to fund English tax cuts
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
Ukraine crisis: Top Chinese diplomat backs Putin and says West should 'abandon zero-sum mentality'
Boris Nemtsov shot dead: Outspoken Putin critic who had expressed fears for his life is killed near the Kremlin
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