Hopes of Phones 4u rescue dashed

Hopes for a last-ditch rescue of Phones 4u have been quashed as talks continue over deals to save at least some of its shops and jobs.

News Corp opposes Google in EU case

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp has joined the fray in Google's protracted European antitrust case, saying the technology company unfairly distorts ...

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Apple fans count down for iPhone 6

Thousands of Apple fans are entering the last hours o f holding vigil outside the company's stores as they enter the final countdown until the new ...

Travis case jury considers verdicts

Jurors in the trial of veteran DJ Dave Lee Travis, who is accused of indecently assaulting two women and sexually assaulting a third, have retired ...

Sales boosted by rush for vacuums

Shoppers rushing to pick up high-strength vacuum cleaners before an EU ban helped lift retail sales last month.

R&A vote on women members welcomed

Politicians have welcomed the decision of The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews to allow women members for the first time in its 260-year ...

Payout for unlawfully arrested man

The Metropolitan Police has paid £45,000 in damages in an out-of-court settlement to a black motorist who claimed he was struck with batons and ...

Unison NHS members back strikes

Unison's NHS workers, including nurses, occupational therapists, porters, paramedics, medical secretaries, cooks and healthcare assistants have ...

Doctor Who moving to later time

Doctor Who is set to travel in time again after TV bosses decided to move the long-running sci-fi show to a later slot in the schedule.