EasyJet shares plummeted after the budget airline warned that the timing of Easter would have an impact on its first-half results.
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Monday 16 December 2013
Britain’s biggest drug maker, GlaxoSmithKline, has set out plans to raise its stake in its Indian business by up to 75 per cent in a deal worth about £629 million.
Thursday 05 December 2013
IRN-Bru maker AG Barr has announced an 8 per cent increase in third quarter sales after the company bounced from its failed merger with Britvic.
Friday 08 November 2013
Wii Party U
Tuesday 15 October 2013
Fastjet, the new budget African airline backed by Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, announced the launch of its international flight operations yesterday.
Friday 20 September 2013
Watch the videos below to take in one of the tracks from this week's Playlist.
Sunday 15 September 2013
Tuesday 10 September 2013
Children aged two and three will be vaccinated against flu for the first time as one of a number of measures to prevent a winter health crisis.
Tuesday 10 September 2013
Children aged two and three will be vaccinated against flu for the first time in a raft of new Government measures to prevent a winter health crisis.
Monday 09 September 2013
The drinks are made in the UK at a factory in Coleford, Gloucestershire, which employs around 500 staff
Sunday 08 September 2013
There was a time when there used to be a sense of ceremony about them. In the days of the BMP era (before mobile phones), there were designated rooms and even, if you were particularly lucky, a small saucer of Digestives and Jammie Dodgers to differentiate them from the run-of-the-mill things we did in our working day. Back then, meetings were, in the main, things you held when you had to – to plan a change of tactic or brainstorm new ideas.
Friday 06 September 2013
Things may be going wrong for Tesco in Ireland but it's not time to give up on the supermarket just yet, according to the scribblers at Cantor Fitzgerald. Mike Dennis at the broker warns that the "main disappointment at Tesco interims, due 2 October, could be Europe". He notes that things don't look good in the Republic of Ireland, Tesco's biggest European market, with sales there in the last quarter falling by 3 per cent.
Wednesday 04 September 2013
Firm is now slashing capacity over winter, grounding as many as 80 aircraft to cut costs
Tuesday 03 September 2013
Popularity of the Oculus Rift has reignited interest in virtual reality gaming.
Tuesday 20 August 2013
The former chief executive was being paid for the position
Tuesday 23 July 2013
Portugal’s 10-year borrowing costs fell steeply yesterday after its President, Anibal Cavaco Silva, ruled out snap elections and said he wanted the centre-right coalition to stay in place to keep the nation’s €78bn (£67bn) bailout on track. Portuguese 10-year yields dropped 0.38 percentage points to 6.24 per cent as relief sank in after the news.
The Independent's live blog of today's Premier League action
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
Portuguese academic says British are 'filthy, violent and drunk'
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- 5 Iranian blogger found guilty of insulting Prophet Mohammad on Facebook sentenced to death