New job, same enemy: Mark Thompson to lead NY Times

First Reaction Wed 15 Aug, AT 09:46

Outgoing BBC boss is to become CEO of the New York Times, rival to Murdoch's Wall Street Journal

Eurozone contracts 0.2 per cent, and could drag Germany down

One-Minute Read Tue 14 Aug, AT 11:58

But for now the German economy is growing while the likes of Italy and Portugal see their GDP fall

More austerity planned as Greek GDP continues huge contraction

One-Minute Read Mon 13 Aug, AT 14:48

Greece, in ninth straight quarter of GDP decline, must agree yet more austerity cuts by next month

MPs could question Google bosses over tax avoidance

One-Minute Read Mon 13 Aug, AT 07:33

Google might be called before Treasury select committee as part of investigation into tax avoidance, says MP

Adam Yauch’s will bans ads from using Beastie Boys music

One-Minute Read Fri 10 Aug, AT 14:50

Dead rapper MCA forbids the use of his 'image, name or music' in commercials

Famine and riot fears as extreme weather pushes up food prices

One-Minute Read Thu 9 Aug, AT 15:23

US drought triggers huge hike in maize prices, while rain in Brazil causes sugar cane prices to leap

News Corp posts $1.6bn loss as restructuring costs bite

One-Minute Read Thu 9 Aug, AT 11:35

The Murdoch empire is about to be divided in two - and new losses hint at fate of newspapers

Mervyn King slams US regulator over Standard Chartered claims

One-Minute Read Wed 8 Aug, AT 15:12

Bank governor criticises US regulator for raising money laundering claims while inquiry is ongoing

James Holmes

Not on Facebook? You're probably a psychopath

One-Minute Read Tue 7 Aug, AT 13:44

Massacre suspects Holmes and Breivik were not on the social network - but neither is 85% of the world

Will Liverpool end sponsorship deal with Standard Chartered?

First Post Tue 7 Aug, AT 10:50

American owners and fans may not want to be associated with a 'rogue institution'

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