The mistake resulted in the share price of Britain’s largest bank rising more than 10 per cent
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Friday 30 July 2004
Friday 09 July 2004
Wednesday 07 July 2004
Diageo, the world's largest spirits group, has unveiled details of a new South African joint venture with Heineken, the leading premium beer group.
Saturday 12 June 2004
Europe's last winner of a major golf title is in crisis a week before the US Open. Paul Lawrie's second-round score of 76 yesterday left him on 149, a distant 14 shots behind England's Miles Tunnicliff in the Diageo Championship.
Thursday 10 June 2004
Scott Drummond sets out at Gleneagles today to show he can handle his new-found celebrity status.
Tuesday 25 May 2004
The sale of Diageo's 22 per cent stake in General Mills, the maker of Cheerios cereal, Pillsbury dough and Yoplait yoghurt, is back on, according to the latest signals to the City.
Wednesday 19 May 2004
Business at Diageo is not going as well as you may think. That was the message from Merrill Lynch to its clients yesterday after a meeting with the drinks giant's management. And it did no favours for Diageo's shares price, which dropped 17p to 737p on the news.
Saturday 21 February 2004
Friday 20 February 2004
Friday 05 December 2003
Thursday 27 November 2003
Thursday 13 November 2003
Sunday 09 November 2003
Friday 05 September 2003
Monday 23 June 2003
New UK station Russia Today gives a very bizarre view of Britain
By performing as African Americans or Indians, white people get to play act a kind of 'imaginary liberation', writes Michael Mark Cohen
New essay by JK Rowling went live on Pottermore site this morning
Top Gear presenter is no stranger to foot-in-mouth controversy
Pope Francis declares evolution and Big Bang theory are real and God is not 'a magician with a magic wand'
Huge surge in Ukip support after EU funding row, according to new poll
Ukip ‘exploiting grooming scandal’ to secure party’s first police chief
Nigel Farage: 'There’s nothing wrong with white people blacking up'
Maureen Lipman says 'she can't vote Labour while Ed Miliband is leader'
Muslims, immigration and teenage pregnancy: British people are ignorant about almost everything
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