Ryanair offers last-minute talks with union in bid to stop Christmas pilot strike

Ryanair has offered to conduct last-minute talks with an Irish pilots' union in a bid to stave off a threatened pre-Christmas...

China’s Uighur minority shackled by digital technology as thousands are detained for ‘vocational training’

Nobody knows what happened to the Uighur student after he returned to China from Egypt and was taken away by police.  Not...

The one book every student should read in 2018, according to Harvard professors

Harvard University professors constantly read and assign texts to their students. So they know a good book when they see one. With...

Brexit: UK must accept EU laws during transition to prevent ‘dramatic’ economic impact, warns...

A transition period after Brexit where the UK continues to accept EU rules would be a “price worth paying” for economic...

UK will be worse off under almost all Brexit scenarios, finds think tank

An influential US think tank has warned that almost all possible trading relationships between the EU and the UK after Brexit...

Hershey completes $921m deal to buy owner of crisps brand Tyrrells

Hershey is expanding further beyond chocolate, agreeing to buy the owner of of crisp brand Tyrrells for $921m (£686m). The US sweet giant...