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.
Millions of Britons struggling to feed themselves and facing malnourishment
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
Nigel Farage: Ukip leader named 'Briton of the year' by The Times
Immigrants make UK racist, says Ukip councillor Trevor Shonk
- 1 President of Argentina adopts Jewish godson to 'stop him turning into a werewolf'
- 2 The 'Black Museum': After 150 years, public set to see exhibits from police’s grisly crime museum
- 3 Stoke-on-Trent becomes first British city to be classified as 'disaster resilient' by the United Nations
- 4 Sir Winston Churchill’s family begged him not to convert to Islam, letter reveals
- 5 UK weather: 'Coldest night of the year' tonight as freezing temperatures plummet to -10C