Electricity pylons in the sunset. National Grid has formally asked power generators how much spare capacity they could provide. Photograph: Dave Thompson/PA.
Colum Eastwood MLA has welcomed a pilot project to allow Royal Mail customers in Derry to pick up their parcels on a Sunday for the first time.
Boris Johnson may be right to think that the latest setback to his Thames estuary plan is not the end of the story. Photograph: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images.
US factories have torn away from their eurozone rivals, boasting the strongest growth of more than 30 countries. The US' manufacturing sector has posted the highest purchasing managers' index (PMI) reading seen since April 2010, at 57.9 this August, ...
With the dust yet to settle following Tesco's (TSCO) latest profits warning, analysts at Deutsche Bank have taken the red pen to forecasts for the ailing supermarket and still see no reason to buy.