The last mass extinction came 65m years ago, when the dinosaurs were wiped off the face of the earth. Financiers will not thank him for the comparison, but German central banker Andreas Dombret has compared the comet-smash and subsequent death of ...
Construction of the UK's four new nuclear submarines is to begin, after the government announced �1.3bn of new investment with defence firm BAE Systems.
Figures from the Office for National Statistics suggest the economy got off to a decent start in the third quarter. Photograph: Alamy.
Container boxes are seen at the Yangshan Deep Water Port, part of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone, in Shanghai, China September 24, 2016.
As the latest minimum wage rises take effect, there is disagreement on whether it is all good news for workers or not. 12:50, UK, Saturday 01 October 2016.