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The high street has been hit by a wave of discounting in recent weeks which is set to continue as online firms roll out major discounts for Black Friday this week.
Unilever, which also owns Dove, Persil and Magnum ice creams, is understood to be close to a decision that could see it quit the City.
It was suggested the sandwich chain’s valuation could hit £1.5billion on Wall Street. But it now looks unlikely that it will list before the New Year.
Active fund management is under attack like never before. Many people think it is too expensive and fails to deliver the outperformance its promoters promise.
Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond would be wise not to forget savers in Wednesday’s Budget.
Amryt is a drugs firm with a difference. It focuses on treatments for rare and ‘orphan’ diseases, that is, conditions that affect fewer than one in 2,000 people. The shares are 17¾p and deserve
Rupert Hambro, former chairman at family firm Hambros Bank, has joined the board of a company that helps students find accommodation via their mobile phones.
Innocent Drinks boss Richard Reed and Labour’s Shadow Business Minister Bill Esterson also backed the campaign last night.
The new products will be launched tomorrow as part of a reboot of its financial services under a new division called Thomas Cook Money.
In a telephone call out of the blue, Paul Gray of Herald Investment Trusts said I held £5,000 in carbon credits and that it had a buyer lined up.
A James Bond-style home with a hidden bed that pops out with just the press of a button may sound like a gimmick, but it could prove to be a shrewd investment.
Housing is tipped to be a headline grabber in Chancellor Philip Hammond’s speech on Wednesday – with hints of possible stamp duty incentives for first-time buyers.
Many think a will is not necessary because they believe family and friends will decide who gets what of any assets – but this is not the case.
It is possible to recoup the full cost of Christmas by kicking off a pre-holiday review of all our other regular expenses. Here's how to do it.
De’Anthony Melton won’t travel for USC’s game at Vanderbilt on Sunday, according to his attorney, after being held out of the season’s first two games while the school investigates his eli
Small crowds of anti-sharia and anti-fascist demonstrators faced off Saturday at the site of the 2015 San Bernardino terrorist massacre. The two groups, totaling no more than 100, gathered near th
During elections nine years ago, Zimbabwe ruling party thugs banged on Nonoza Ncube’s door at 2 a.m., took her to a temporary military-style base and beat her on her back and legs with batons. Y
The West Hollywood apartment of a prominent Democratic donor where a 26-year-old man was found dead of an overdose this summer was littered with drug paraphernalia, according to the man’s autops
The West Hollywood apartment of a prominent Democratic donor where a 26-year-old man was found dead of an overdose this summer was littered with drug paraphernalia, according to the man’s autops
A 19-year-old motorist was gravely wounded in a vehicle-to-vehicle shooting in Panorama City before his car plowed into a fast-food restaurant, police said. The driver was identified as Alexis Sal
Tehran, Nov 18, IRNA – Sale of airplanes reserved by Iran to other customers is just a rumor and Iran has finalized financing Airbus and Boeing aircraft, Deputy Road and Urban Development Minister
Tehran, Nov 18, IRNA – Iran's Minister of Petroleum said on Saturday that Total cannot back off its agreement for development of Phase 11 of Iran's South Pars Field under normal circumstanc
The Trump administration is threatening to shutter the Palestinian Authority’s representative office in Washington based on a provision of a U.S. law that has not been previously enforced. The S
Officials are investigating the death of an inmate at Mule Creek State Prison in Northern California as a homicide, authorities said. Inmate Wayne Bradley, 50, was found unresponsive in his cell a
London, Nov 18, IRNA – Iranian Envoy to Norway Mohammad Hassan Habibollahzadeh and Norwegian Minister of Petroleum and Energy Terje Søviknes reviewed cooperation in the fields of oil and gas a
With Chris Paul out injured for four weeks, the Houston Rockets went 10-4 and James Harden went bonkers with 31 points and 10 assists per game. More importantly, without Paul, the Rockets went out
A set up against a man he'd never lost to, Roger Federer looked to be cruising toward a shot at a seventh ATP Finals title. David Goffin had other ideas. The Belgian rallied in the semifinals on S
Bandar Abbas, Nov 18, IRNA- Director for Ports and Maritime Organization in Bandar Lengeh Mahmoud Saberi said that the exports volume in the port showed 61 percent increase in comparison with the sam
Irma Saenz told family members she was going to Tijuana for the day. But she didn’t tell them what for: The 51-year-old Downey resident had scheduled a liposuction procedure at a cosmetic surger
The Clippers lost 118-113 in overtime to the Cavaliers on Friday night in Cleveland. Here are five takeaways from the game: 1. The Clippers made DeAndre Jordan a focal point of the offense early i
Justin Rose will take a one-shot lead into the final day of the season-ending DP World Tour Championship as he attempts to win a third straight title on the European Tour and a second career Race
As Orange County officials clear out homeless encampments along the Santa Ana River, they are making some unexpected discoveries, In one area, they found an underground bunker accessible from a wo
Darius Philon sat on stage in front of his friends and peers at Vigor High School in Mobile, Ala., with a crimson red Alabama baseball cap sitting in front of him. This moment, on national signing
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 18, IRNA – The 13th Regional Summit of the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) is scheduled to be held in November 2018 in Iran.
A gunman’s attack on an elementary school during a deadly rampage in Northern California this week was not a random act as authorities initially thought, prosecutors said Friday. Kevin Janson Ne
A gunman’s attack on an elementary school during a deadly rampage in Northern California this week was not a random act as authorities initially thought, prosecutors said Friday. Kevin Janson Ne
Tehran, Nov 18, IRNA – With a daily import of nearly 14 million cubic meters, Iraq has turned into the second largest importer of Iranian gas, the managing-director of Iranian Gas Transmission Comp
The turkey was done, or getting close. So my Aunt Mimi and my Aunt Marie opened the oven to take a look, and decided to lift it onto the counter for closer inspection. The turkey had other ideas.
UNDERRATED 'Alias Grace’: Adapted from a work by novelist Margaret Atwood, this patiently drawn Netflix miniseries also holds a prism up to current times, but unlike “The Handmaid’s Tale,”
A comic’s life turns unfunny, a pop star delivers the goods, movie warrior women show more skin, a magazine gets a new honcho and Hollywood’s dirty secrets surface nonstop: Here’s all that n
Yasouj, Nov 18, IRNA – Head of Kohgiloyeh and Boyer Ahmad province Industry, Mine and Trade Organization Darius Div-Dideh said on Saturday that 50,000 tons Celestine is being exported to China annu
The West Hollywood apartment of a prominent Democratic donor where a 26-year-old man was found dead of an overdose this summer was littered with drug paraphernalia, according to the man’s autops
Mass murderer Charles Manson remained alive Friday, authorities said, but details of the illness that brought him to a Bakersfield hospital remain unclear. Vicky Waters, a spokeswoman with the Cal
Years ago, a guy DeWanda Wise was dating gave her a DVD of “She’s Gotta Have It,” the debut feature by Spike Lee. The film’s heroine, Nola Darling, a confident young Brooklyn artist who bo
The West Hollywood apartment of a prominent Democratic donor where a 26-year-old man was found dead of an overdose this summer was littered with drug paraphernalia, according to the man’s autops
One of the worst estate planning mistakes is the easiest to fix.
Welcome to the weekend, and the last Saturday before Thanksgiving. Which means five more days of chaos before the relative calm of leftover turkey cassoulet. (Shopping? No. Just no.) So for your r
For the Thanksgiving that Diana and Josh Perrin host every year, they draw inspiration from tablescapes they feature on their hugely popular Casa de Perrin Instagram feed, which has more than 283,
The importance of gratitude goes beyond a picture-perfect Thanksgiving tableau. Many experts believe that feeling grateful is also beneficial to your health. “Gratitude is good medicine,” says
Hello, readers! I’m Carolyn Kellogg, book editor of the L.A. Times, with this week’s newsletter with some great bookish stories to carry you through Thanksgiving. THE BIG STORY When critic at
Juliet balconies and conical roof features lend a castle-like vibe to this contemporary mansion in Beverly Park, a gated neighborhood known for its large-lot homes and affluent homeowners. Designe
Tehran, Nov 18, IRNA – The ties between Sepah Bank of Iran and German state banks are expanding, said head of international office of Sepah Bank of Iran on Saturday.
BEST INVESTMENT, WORST INVESTMENT: Richard Browning finds little to cheer about in an accidental windfall that more than tripled his money.
“Pirates of the Caribbean” star Johnny Depp has officially pulled up anchor from L.A.’s Historic Core district, selling the last piece of his five-unit penthouse collection atop the Eastern
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