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General Election: Boris Johnson praises 'stonking mandate' for Brexit
General Election: Boris Johnson praises 'stonking mandate' for Brexit
The Tories have won their biggest parliamentary majority since 1987 in a night where Labour seats turned blue in a [...]
December 13, 2019
Mini bar, pepper spray pump, sound system: What the super-rich want in a panic room
Mini bar, pepper spray pump, sound system: What the super-rich want in a panic room
Most of us will never have the need for a panic room. The sum of our valuables and the size [...]
December 13, 2019
Donald Trump: Britain free to strike 'massive' trade deal with US after Boris Johnson election victory
Donald Trump: Britain free to strike 'massive' trade deal with US after Boris Johnson election victory
Traditionally, for the winner of a General Election, results day involves taking congratulatory calls from leaders across the globe. But [...]
December 13, 2019
Four reasons why selling your house at Christmas might actually work
Four reasons why selling your house at Christmas might actually work
Christmas is a time for many things. Family. Bad music. Overeating. One thing it’s not the time for is putting [...]
December 13, 2019
Jeremy Corbyn to quit as Labour leader: Who will replace him?
Jeremy Corbyn to quit as Labour leader: Who will replace him?
Jeremy Corbyn has led Labour to its worst electoral defeat since 1935, leaving the party to now pick up the [...]
December 13, 2019
DEBATE: Should more businesses consider offering ‘hangover days’ ?
DEBATE: Should more businesses consider offering ‘hangover days’ ?
Should more businesses consider offering ‘hangover days’? Claire Crompton, director of The Audit Lab, says YES. Hangover days are essentially [...]
December 13, 2019
The green belt cannot remain sacred if we are to solve London’s housing crisis
The green belt cannot remain sacred if we are to solve London’s housing crisis
With the General Election over and the nation reflecting on the result, the focus on politics in the capital is [...]
December 13, 2019
It takes two chief executives to shake up a business
It takes two chief executives to shake up a business
In the words of Marvin Gaye, sometimes it takes two. And as the world of business changes and evolves, the [...]
December 13, 2019
Don’t ignore your opponent’s ideas — you could learn from them
Don’t ignore your opponent’s ideas — you could learn from them
UK politics is a machine for killing good ideas. It’s brutal, adversarial, and first past the post. Our party-bound MPs [...]
December 13, 2019
A dramatic result that changes everything
A dramatic result that changes everything
The battle for Brexit is over. If Boris Johnson returns to Westminster with anything close to the majority predicted by [...]
December 13, 2019
Ted Baker needs a dose of urgent first aid
Ted Baker needs a dose of urgent first aid
Oh, the irony. David Bernstein was in Switzerland in his capacity as chairman of the British Red Cross when he [...]
December 13, 2019
US reaches deal 'in principle' with China
US reaches deal 'in principle' with China
The US today reached a preliminary deal with China to end the year and a half long trade war that [...]
December 12, 2019
Sterling soars as exit poll predicts huge Tory majority
Sterling soars as exit poll predicts huge Tory majority
Sterling skyrocketed nearly two per cent as the exit poll predicted a huge Tory majority of 86 seats, the largest [...]
December 12, 2019
Soros hedge fund bets £16m against Daily Mail owner shares
Soros hedge fund bets £16m against Daily Mail owner shares
The hedge fund of billionaire investor George Soros has taken out a £16m short position against media group Daily Mail [...]
December 12, 2019