The London Underground is in talks with major supermarket retailers including Marks & Spencer, Waitrose and Asda about opening a network of shops and “click and collect” grocery services on the network.
Meanwhile, demand for new housing grew by 25 per cent in 2013
Ireland is asking its citizens to leave the country if they can't find a job in a desperate bid to slash welfare costs.
Patrick Cockburn of The Independent and The Independent on Sunday has won the Editorial Intelligence Comment Award 2013 for Foreign Commentator of the Year.
He has gained reputation as ruthless and passionate advocate of Education Secretary's reforms
Ah, it’s Stephanie Flanders, the BBC’s trusted economics editor. Another banking crisis?
Successful funding round promises more interest in platforms aggregating content from 'old media'
A Sheffield substation and a Cold War bunker get Grade II* status
Tech experts and fashion designers could bypass the often lengthy and expensive process of the UK’s current visa system
Trust managers are confident they can sell 20,000-30,000 bottles required to make profit
Deal values online youth empire that started as a local magazine at a hefty $1.4bn
The company have signed a $70m deal with 21st Century Fox
New security measures needed as part of “corporate responsibility, Mayor tells companies
Broadcaster believes shaming online trolls is the best medicine
Is a Britain with nuclear missile-equipped submarines a safer place to live, now and into the future? That is the crux of today's debate on replacing Trident - the weapon system that will cost an estimated £100bn over the next 30 years.
For nearly 20 years they have been colleagues and rivals – rising up the ranks of the Labour party from humble advisers to become two of the biggest beasts in the political jungle.