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.
Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
Greece crisis: IMF was pushed around by Angela Merkel and Nicholas Sarkozy – and now it is being humiliated
'I wish the BBC would stop calling it Islamic State' – David Cameron unleashes frustration at broadcaster
Forget little green men – aliens will look like humans, says Cambridge University evolution expert
Girl, 7, stares down hate preacher at Ohio festival with pro-LGBT rainbow flag gesture
Sickness and disability benefits could be reduced by £30 a week as part of £12bn welfare cuts
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- 2 Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
- 3 Optical illusion turns blue demon into brunette
- 4 Right to die: Belgian doctors rule depressed 24-year-old woman has right to end her life
- 5 The biggest first date turnoff has been revealed