Sir Nicholas Macpherson is accused of trying to scare the public into a Yes vote in an EU referendum
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Monday 06 December 2010
The ban on carrying liquids in hand luggage on aircraft is to be eased, the Transport Secretary, Philip Hammond, said yesterday. The restrictions could be phased out with the first moves coming as early as April, he said.
Wednesday 01 December 2010
Financial watchdogs in America last night brought charges against two people alleged to be involved in a transatlantic insider trading ring.
Sunday 29 August 2010
Tuesday 17 August 2010
The number of people buying premium flights rose again in June as the economic recovery kept first-class and business-class seats filled.
Sunday 18 July 2010
Thirty years old and still going strong, Incognito is the UK's own Earth, Wind & Fire, a national treasure whose founder Jean-Paul "Bluey" Maunick deserves a knighthood.
Monday 12 July 2010
Three men were today sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of plotting to kill hundreds of people in a terrorist attack.
Saturday 26 June 2010
It is hard now to rekindle the universal sense of excitement generated by the decoding of the human genome.
Saturday 12 June 2010
The Prime Minister faces calls to mount a robust public defence of BP in the face of ever sharper condemnation from Washington. His critics say that Britain's honour has been impugned, not least by the disparaging rhetoric coming from President Obama and his outdated references to "British Petroleum". They are urging Mr Cameron to hit back in kind. We disagree.
Thursday 10 June 2010
BP's share price plunged a further 7% today as a transatlantic spat broke out over the ecological disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.
Wednesday 09 June 2010
The London Stock Exchange said it will take on Europe's two dominant derivatives exchanges within a year, to broaden its footprint beyond its traditional share trading base.
Friday 04 June 2010
Friday 28 May 2010
In a fast and furious start to the Extreme Sailing Series it was Frenchman Yann Guichard, second overall last season, who set the early pace in Groupe Edmond de Rothschild, but pushed by the man who was ninth in 2009, Britain's Mike Golding.
Sunday 23 May 2010
Saturday 01 May 2010
US Outlook: Barring an unforeseen hiccup, the world will have a new No 1 airline come Monday morning. Finally, some good news for airline shareholders.
Sunday 04 April 2010
Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
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
New era of cheap oil 'will destroy green revolution'
Ukip founder Alan Sked and Nigel Farage 'begged Enoch Powell to stand as a candidate'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
- 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