The former owner of Portsmouth Football Club faces trial in Lithuania over a £400 million bank fraud after failing to convince a judge that he could be killed if he was extradited.
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Friday 10 January 2014
The Goverment contractors Serco and Capita are among businesses being wooed to salvage the Ministry of Defence's much-criticised reforms of the agency that buys military kit.
Tuesday 07 January 2014
Further blow to monarchy as the daughter of King Juan Carlos gets court summons over alleged money laundering by husband
Monday 23 December 2013
Outsourcing giant hit by ministry’s failure to choose preferred bidders on time
Saturday 30 November 2013
Is poker a sport? Well, like many of Great Britain’s medal-winning disciplines at London 2012, it’s done sitting down and there’s a great deal of skill involved, so let’s not quibble. Where it does differ, though, is that you can play it online for big money, which is where a teenaged Brisbane computer whizz named Daniel Tzvetkoff entered the picture.
Thursday 21 November 2013
The supermarket group will start rolling out an internet shopping service in partnership with Ocado in January
Tuesday 15 October 2013
The success of Hammer horror films in the late 1950s horrified critics, who were appalled at the public's sudden thirst for the little company's blood-soaked frighteners, all lurid colour and unfulfilled promises of sex. Like the Carry Ons, the films were reliable and repetitive, put together by a team of old pros who miraculously made entertainment that satisfied thousands of appetites out of loaves and fishes.
Tuesday 17 September 2013
Consumer products firm JML is to launch a new round-the-clock shopping station in partnership with ITV
Tuesday 27 August 2013
Couple make public confession over alleged £320m bribery scandal a drugs giant
Thursday 08 August 2013
The chat show host received a 12 per cent pay rise in wages and associated royalties last year, it has emerged
Tuesday 06 August 2013
The Britannia Cup was called off amid the calm conditions
Friday 12 July 2013
Gift vouchers to be honoured but only to half of price
Wednesday 10 July 2013
The show will see an all-girl final, between Luisa and Leah
'Queen of Southern cooking' Paula Deen gives tearful television interview following N-word admittance
Wednesday 26 June 2013
American celebrity cook Paula Deen has given a tearful interview with Matt Lauer on The Today Show after being dropped from endorsement deals with the Food Network and Smithfield Foods.
Tuesday 25 June 2013
Bernie Sahlins, who died on 16 June at the age of 90, co-founded Chicago's Second City theatre and nurtured the early careers of many of Saturday Night Live's biggest stars.
Tuesday 18 June 2013
Apprentice boffin Tom Pellereau is hoping his latest invention is up to scratch as he unveiled a safe nail-clipper for babies.
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more