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Friday 10 January 2014
Employers in the United States hired only 74,000 new workers in December, well below the almost 200,000 that many economists had predicted -- although the December number may have been affected by bad weather.
Tuesday 07 January 2014
The extreme weather in the US has got so cold that even Hell has frozen over.
Wednesday 01 January 2014
De Blasio becomes the city's 109th mayor
Tuesday 31 December 2013
The end of an era?
Wednesday 11 December 2013
Nokia’s disputed Indian tax bill could be set to balloon ahead of a crucial ruling in the country on its €5.4 billion ( approximately £4.5bn) deal with Microsoft.
Thursday 05 December 2013
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan has hit out at the virtual currency describing it as a "bubble" in a television interview.
Monday 02 December 2013
Downing St make official complaint after financial journalist on PM's delegation banned from only official public event
Wednesday 20 November 2013
It is another example of Beijing’s increasing pressure on foreign news organisations to drop embarrassing stories about the country's leaders
Tuesday 19 November 2013
Bow down to your squires and say hello to Victorian philanthropy 2.0
Monday 07 October 2013
The “godfather of the hedge fund industry” has seen assets at his latest vehicle almost halve in the past 18 months because of client redemptions and losses.
'Stop buying Home Counties schlosses': Boris Johnson rattles super-wealthy with plea for greater philanthropy
Tuesday 24 September 2013
Mayor of New York says Britain had yet to catch up with American idea of large-scale giving
Wednesday 04 September 2013
Six-foot-five public advocate sweeps past controversial candidate Anthony Weiner in race for Democrats’ nod
Boffin lifts the lid on journalese: A new book puts spotlight on newspaper tricks and a raft of red-faced clichés
Sunday 01 September 2013
The world of journalism was rocked to its foundations last night as a top newsman claimed to have discovered the secret of "journalese".
Monday 19 August 2013
New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced the largest seizure of illegal weapons in the city’s history yesterday, with authorities indicting 19 people on allegations of involvement in gun trafficking from North and South Carolina to New York.
Monday 12 August 2013
Force is told to change its ways over policy that unfairly targets blacks and Hispanics
Children's bookseller wins The Independent's new author search
Board creates magnetic field to achieve lift
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
Lord Freud: Tory welfare minister apologises after saying disabled people are 'not worth’ the minimum wage
Lord Freud hangs on as MPs of all parties 'call for his head' over disability comments
- 5 Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters