Members of the Unite union protest against zero-hours contracts at the Conservative manifesto launch. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Reuters.
Amazon is to add more than 40 TV channels to its UK streaming service, including ITV and live sport for the first time, upping the stakes against rival Netflix and pay-TV operators such as Sky, reports The Guardian.
Nationwide has reported a dip in annual profit due to increasing competition in the mortgage market and persistent record-low interest rates.
Water company chief executive Liv Garfield has insisted that the sector was “doing a great job” in the face of Labour's manifesto plan to nationalise companies taken private in 1989.
Legal action brought by 9,000 investors who are seeking compensation from Royal Bank of Scotland after losing money on shares has been adjourned for 24 hours.