The pay-TV giant Sky has been hit by a revolt over pay as 55 per cent of independent shareholders failed to back the remuneration report.
LONDON: Britain's public finances improved slightly in October but finance minister George Osborne is still unlikely to meet his budget goals before next year's general election.
China's surprise rate cut fanned hopes of increased demand from the world's second-largest crude consumer. Above, a driver fills her car with gasoline in Baoding, China.
Gum firms have been urged to cough up and help pay the multi-million bill to clean the nation's streets. Councils across the country say manufacturers should contribute to the estimated �60million cost to remove gum from pavements every year.
LONDON Nov 22 (Reuters) - British insurer Aviva plc is paying compensation and increasing the annual payouts of hundreds of customers after discovering staff sold inappropriate pensions, the Telegraph newspaper reported on Saturday.