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.
It wouldn't be the first time that a meeting of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) has taken place in an atmosphere of deep division, bordering on outright hatred.
Chewing gun companies have been told they must contribute to the �60million bill to remove gum from Britain's streets. The appeal is issued today by the Local Government Association (LGA), which represents almost 400 councils in England and Wales.
The value of all Britain's houses put together has reached more than �5 trillion for the first time - and Bristol's homeowners contributed to the milestone.