A record eight million people are believed to have �slipped away� from festivities on Christmas Day to take advantage of online sales.
The UK is now the world's fifth largest economy, pushing France into sixth place, according to a new analysis by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR), which showed that the Britain's Great Recession decline was not as severe as ...
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's ruble rose on Friday to its strongest levels in more than three weeks, in a sharp rebound from its recent all-time lows, after the government ordered exporters to sell some of their hard currency revenues.
Two-thirds working women in the UK are not allowed by their bosses to vary their starting and finishing times. Photograph: Stockbroker/Alamy.
Cash machines which charge people to withdraw money are set to be phased out, under new government plans. A third of all cash machines - 20,000 across the country - currently charge up to �5 for withdrawals.