The Excalibur Steel management buyout has emerged as the frontrunner to rescue Tata Steel UK, although concerns about funding and pensions could still derail the bid.
Trinity Mirror's chief executive defended his strategy on Thursday after the abrupt closure of The New Day, the publisher's new national newspaper, two months after launch.
The wildfires raging through the Canadian province of Alberta have grown into a behemoth blaze that has consumed an area bigger than New York City.
LONDON Britain's top share index steadied near a one-month low on Thursday, as gains in companies like BT (BT.L) and RSA (RSA.
The UK economy is "near stalling", according to a closely-watched survey that showed activity in Britain's dominant services sector dropped to a three-year low in April.