Deal raises fears of 'creeping privatisation' of the police
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Friday 08 May 2009
Saturday 25 April 2009
The super-competitive UK home broadband market got even more competitive this week. TalkTalk is looking to take advantage of Tiscali's financial difficulties by offering an aggressive 50 cashback deal for Tiscali customers looking to leave.
Friday 24 April 2009
Media helicopters hovered overhead and photographers camped out in front of Japan's top talent agency yesterday after one of television's cleanest-cut stars was arrested for public indecency.
Sunday 15 March 2009
Thursday 05 February 2009
The Football Association have demanded an explanation from ITV over the blunder that prevented some fans from watching the winning goal in last night's Merseyside derby.
Thursday 20 November 2008
The UK's first full-scale digital television switchover was on course for completion today.
Thursday 06 November 2008
The first full-scale digital television switchover in the UK got under way today.
Thursday 11 September 2008
The retail sector is continuing to suffer at the hands of the housing market slowdown with the Comet electrical goods chain warning yesterday that it is heading for a loss because of disappointing sales of refrigerators and washing machines.
Sunday 10 August 2008
Thursday 22 May 2008
Rural areas of the UK are better connected to broadband than urban areas for the first time, according to a report out today.
Monday 28 April 2008
Thursday 24 April 2008
Channel 4's chief executive, Andy Duncan, saw his pay double in 2007 to £1.2m, even though the channel is pleading for a £150m public subsidy.
Monday 21 April 2008
Thursday 06 March 2008
A year after Michael Grade walked through the revolving door at ITV headquarters, he attempted to convince the City yesterday that the commercial broadcaster's woes were at an end. Yet despite his positive spin, the news from the chief executive was not great – ITV's pre-tax profits plunged by 35 per cent last year, from £288m to £188m.
Wednesday 05 March 2008
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
Rochester by-election: Labour MP Emily Thornberry resigns after posting white van and England flags tweet
France 'blocks' Russian sailors from boarding a warship
Rochester aftermath: Sacking of Emily Thornberry will make work of Labour MPs '10 times harder'
Revealed: How the world gets rich – from privatising British public services
- 2 Tower Bridge glass walkway 'smashed' by night-time visitor dropping bottle of beer
- 4 Woman opens professional cuddling shop – gets 10,000 customers in first week
- 5 Grayson Perry: London needs affordable housing because 'rich people don't create culture'