Hopes for a last-ditch rescue of Phones 4u have been dashed as talks continue to save some of its shops and jobs.
The No campaign has drawn first blood in the Scotland referendum after claiming the most votes in the first two declared regions.
The principal lobbying group for British bankers is to examine plans for a consolidation of dozens of industry trade bodies following top-level talks between the country's biggest...
The Chinese e-marketplace Alibaba will set the price for its New York flotation later on Thursday in what is expected to become a record sale.
The Orkney Islands are one of Scotland's most prosperous regions. Unemployment here is much lower than in the rest of Scotland and the quality of life - with house prices lower...
The boss of Britain's biggest DIY retail group has warned that Scottish consumers could face higher prices than their counterparts south of the border if voters back...
Nine women have been convicted for their role in a pyramid scheme which saw thousands of women lose at least £3,000 each.
A rush to buy high-powered vacuum cleaners to beat an EU ban helped push UK retail sales higher in August.
World stock markets have risen after the US Federal Reserve confirmed it would maintain near-zero interest rates for a "considerable time".
Angry drag queens have complained to Facebook after their accounts were deleted for failing to comply with the company's policy that users must post under their real name.