A man walks past an AVIVA logo outside the company's head office in the city of London March 5, 2009. Credit: Reuters/Stephen Hird.
George Osborne is likely to miss his target for clearing the backlog of business rates appeals, according to figures seen by The Independent.
It is claimed that major chains are pricing their own suppliers out of business as they fight for market share in a price war. 07:18, UK, Monday 24 November 2014.
The taxpayer-backed bank admits its controversial GRG division is a profits centre despite denying it at a parliamentary hearing. 08:50, UK, Monday 24 November 2014.
Get ready! Gadgets and toys are set to fly off the shelves ahead of Christmas. Stores across the land are preparing for a mass invasion on Black Friday this week as shoppers flood in to snap up a string of Christmas bargains.