Mark Leftly is Associate business editor for The Independent
26 June 2014 12:00 AM
The government contractor Capita has made more than £100m in just two years for a delayed army recruitment project scarred by IT disasters and missed enlistment targets.
25 June 2014 12:00 AM
The military-equipment maker Chemring has sacked its chief executive, Mark Papworth, after the group was hit by a £72m pre-tax loss in just six months.
24 June 2014 01:27 PM
Chairman Peter Hickson says business will be better served by a chief executive who had “a different set of skills”
23 June 2014 02:11 AM
The Government has been accused in Parliament of “accepting money tainted with blood”, after agreeing a deal that will allow Chinese firms to design, own and run British nuclear power stations.
22 June 2014 12:04 AM
'If asked any question, I will feel obliged to answer that question', says Simon Danczuk
22 June 2014 12:04 AM
Labour warns that public has been ‘put in danger’ as new software destroys files and updates
20 June 2014 01:08 AM
Westminster Outlook A couple of weeks ago this column revealed that spinners from the Tony Blair years are locked in a slowly simmering battle over the expansion of Britain’s airports.
20 June 2014 01:07 AM
Westminster Outlook If I seem a touch harsh on our increasingly Gladstonian-featured Business Secretary then that’s probably because I’ve got the hump with him over China.
20 June 2014 01:05 AM
Westminster Outlook Sadly for Vince Cable, if his five-year tenure as Business Secretary in this bastard hybrid of a government is remembered for anything, it will be for the messed up privatisation of Royal Mail.
19 June 2014 01:09 PM
Aero-engine maker shelves acquisition plans in wake of shock profit warning
Exclusive: We share blame for creating 'jihad generation', says Muslim strategist
Robin Williams Emmys tribute led by Billy Crystal criticised for including 'racist' joke about Muslim woman
The Rotherham child abuse scandal is a tale of apologists, misogyny and double standards
Scottish independence TV debate: Pumped-up Alex Salmond bounces back in bruising second round against Alistair Darling
Jeremy Clarkson is a cultural tumour and needs to be removed, says comedian Frankie Boyle
Do you realise just how foolish the UK looks?
- 1 Gun instructor accidentally shot dead by nine-year-old girl with Uzi gun
- 2 Miley Cyrus' homeless MTV VMAs date, Jesse Helt, is wanted by the police
- 3 Notting Hill Carnival: Woman shares selfie after being ‘punched in face for telling man to stop groping her’
- 4 Pamela Anderson rejects ice bucket challenge because of ALS experiments on animals: 'Mice had holes drilled into their skulls'
- 5 Homer Simpson has taken the ALS ice bucket challenge because of course he has
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