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....Google, which faced similar allegations in 2015, claimed to the Times that the spreadsheet was not representative and did not take into account factors like job performance and whether employees were in higher-paying technical roles. Ellis recalled how disappointing it was to see no women making presentations at the first all-hands engineering meeting she attended at Google. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....By the mid 1990s, as globalisation takes hold and Davos Man reigns supreme, the “cult of the central bank was gathering global momentum”. The stunning surprise of the first week of New Labour – granting independence to the Bank – is compellingly recalled. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....On Wednesday Samsung is launching its Galaxy Note 8 smartphone in New York. It hopes the new model will restore the company’s reputation after last year’s “exploding” Note 7 problem that necessitated a mass recall. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....This time round, exhausted and in need of a rest while driving from Hereford back home to London in May 2016, Bowen had pulled into Welcome Break’s Membury services on the M4, intending to have a short nap. “It was just before midnight and the car park was virtually empty,” he recalls. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....The superhero genre has flourished and Hollywood has started to develop a potentially dangerous overdependence on its continued success. It is striking to recall that, little more than a decade ago, more often than not superhero films were box-office kryptonite. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....”. But the Note 8’s biggest challenge is to displace the memories of the Note 7 that ended in a wholesale recall, leaving fans disappointed and would-be buyers wary of a repeat performance. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....In the realm of coffees with precisely-calibrated water temperatures and pour-over brew times, customers said the change of ownership is a potential disruption to its loyal but easily spooked customer base. Steven Plunkett, a fellow customer, recalled how Starbucks,the world’s biggest coffee chain, purchased the California bakery La Boulange for $100m in 2012 and soon closed it down, explaining that blueberry scones and iced lemon pound cakes could not sustain the stores for long-term growth. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....He said US carriers had learned to their cost what it was like to leave decisions in politicians’ hands when air traffic control was threatened with closure in the US in 2013 because the national budget was not agreed in a “sequestration” debacle. He recalled: “They shut the government down, they laid off the air traffic controllers and the outcry from people who couldn’t get on an airplane was so intense that they fixed it in three days. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... Two members of staff were ejected – in full view of their colleagues and the directors – after being caught snorting lines of cocaine in a toilet cubicle. Looking back, a senior employee recalls his surprise days later when the same directors made it known that nothing would be said to those involved, let alone any action taken. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....The backdrop to this precarious existence is gig companies’ ability to remove work from their self-employed staff at the drop of a hat. We recall the agony with which one courier reported: “When my mum passed away, I still had to work. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....In support of the conclusions, the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Migration’s latest report – Brexit: Beyond the Highly Skilled – the Needs of Other Economic Stakeholders – highlighted several startling cases. For example, one evidence-giver recalled that they recently hired 53 individuals, of whom 11 were UK nationals and 42 EEA nationals. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....” Except that this new wave of design is not entirely frivolous. Rewind to 2007 and real ale packaging was, as Palfery recalls, “ludicrous”. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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. It is amazing to recall that as recently as 2013, fund managers summoned the will to vote out a City grandee as chair of a major FTSE 100 company. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... I once heard a donnish radio discussion, hosted by Robert Robinson, about whether it was unethical to buy a second-class ticket and then spend the whole journey in the dining car, which was effectively first-class accommodation. As I recall, the conclusion was typically Robinsonian in its refinement: he absolved himself of the need to buy a first-class ticket for the dining car, the guilt caused by not having done so being sufficient penance. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... A return of capital of 26% is splendid but it is still worth getting out of bed for 15%. Before ministers commit to renewing help to buy on the same terms, they should recall the warning by Lord King, former governor of the Bank of England, in 2014: “This scheme is a little too close for comfort to a general scheme to guarantee mortgages. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....Some overweight men do encounter discrimination at work, however. “I weigh 21 stone [133kg], and I was the only member of the management team who wasn’t offered private health insurance as part of my package,” recalls Martin. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... Theresa May has pledged to break the rule for police and prison officers, although faces sharp criticism for not going far enough. Explaining her situation, in a church building on the outskirts of Birmingham city centre, Carol recalls: “I was crying all the time. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....Graham and Jo Atkins-Hughes started hiring out their home for photo and film shoots about 15 years ago when they sensed a new trend. “People started shooting what is now referred to as lifestyle photography – with less set-up, houses that looked real,” he recalls. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....It follows evidence from the London fire brigade indicating that the risk of a fire spreading is greater with non-flame-retardant plastic-backed models. However, it said it was not calling for a full recall as refrigerator fires were rare, with its own 2015 research into government fire data finding that only 7% of fires caused by faulty appliances were caused by fridge freezers, fridges or freezers. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Which? demands end of flammable plastic backing on fridges image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 20th of September 2017 11:01:18 PM
....It follows evidence from the London fire brigade indicating that the risk of a fire spreading is greater with non-flame-retardant plastic-backed models. However, it said it was not calling for a full recall as refrigerator fires were rare, with its own 2015 research into government fire data finding that only 7% of fires caused by faulty appliances were caused by fridge freezers, fridges or freezers. ...
Jobless and £35,000 in debt: 'I got to the point where I didn’t want to live' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 20th of September 2017 11:49:02 AM
.... Theresa May has pledged to break the rule for police and prison officers, although faces sharp criticism for not going far enough. Explaining her situation, in a church building on the outskirts of Birmingham city centre, Carol recalls: “I was crying all the time. ...
US airlines 'very concerned' over aviation regulations post-Brexit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 20th of September 2017 05:00:37 AM
....He said US carriers had learned to their cost what it was like to leave decisions in politicians’ hands when air traffic control was threatened with closure in the US in 2013 because the national budget was not agreed in a “sequestration” debacle. He recalled: “They shut the government down, they laid off the air traffic controllers and the outcry from people who couldn’t get on an airplane was so intense that they fixed it in three days. ...
Blue Bottle Coffee sells to Nestlé – so has it sold out? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 16th of September 2017 11:00:10 AM
....In the realm of coffees with precisely-calibrated water temperatures and pour-over brew times, customers said the change of ownership is a potential disruption to its loyal but easily spooked customer base. Steven Plunkett, a fellow customer, recalled how Starbucks,the world’s biggest coffee chain, purchased the California bakery La Boulange for $100m in 2012 and soon closed it down, explaining that blueberry scones and iced lemon pound cakes could not sustain the stores for long-term growth. ...
Our home has become a star attraction for films, TV shows and magazines image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 16th of September 2017 06:00:04 AM
....Graham and Jo Atkins-Hughes started hiring out their home for photo and film shoots about 15 years ago when they sensed a new trend. “People started shooting what is now referred to as lifestyle photography – with less set-up, houses that looked real,” he recalls. ...
Google 'segregates' women into lower-paying jobs, stifling careers, lawsuit says image
....Google, which faced similar allegations in 2015, claimed to the Times that the spreadsheet was not representative and did not take into account factors like job performance and whether employees were in higher-paying technical roles. Ellis recalled how disappointing it was to see no women making presentations at the first all-hands engineering meeting she attended at Google. ...
Till Time’s Last Sand review – a bloodless history of the Bank of England image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 12th of September 2017 06:00:27 AM
....By the mid 1990s, as globalisation takes hold and Davos Man reigns supreme, the “cult of the central bank was gathering global momentum”. The stunning surprise of the first week of New Labour – granting independence to the Bank – is compellingly recalled. ...
Should first-class train travel be abolished? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 11th of September 2017 08:00:00 AM
.... I once heard a donnish radio discussion, hosted by Robert Robinson, about whether it was unethical to buy a second-class ticket and then spend the whole journey in the dining car, which was effectively first-class accommodation. As I recall, the conclusion was typically Robinsonian in its refinement: he absolved himself of the need to buy a first-class ticket for the dining car, the guilt caused by not having done so being sufficient penance. ...
Confessions from the City: why firms are failing to tackle the cocaine crisis image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 9th of September 2017 11:04:21 PM
.... Two members of staff were ejected – in full view of their colleagues and the directors – after being caught snorting lines of cocaine in a toilet cubicle. Looking back, a senior employee recalls his surprise days later when the same directors made it known that nothing would be said to those involved, let alone any action taken. ...
The Tory fallacy: that migrants are taking British jobs and driving down wages | Vince Cable image
....In support of the conclusions, the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Migration’s latest report – Brexit: Beyond the Highly Skilled – the Needs of Other Economic Stakeholders – highlighted several startling cases. For example, one evidence-giver recalled that they recently hired 53 individuals, of whom 11 were UK nationals and 42 EEA nationals. ...
Help-to-buy scheme aids some buyers, but boosts builders even more | Nils Pratley image
.... A return of capital of 26% is splendid but it is still worth getting out of bed for 15%. Before ministers commit to renewing help to buy on the same terms, they should recall the warning by Lord King, former governor of the Bank of England, in 2014: “This scheme is a little too close for comfort to a general scheme to guarantee mortgages. ...
Brew period: the craft beer labels that are works of art image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 3rd of September 2017 02:00:07 PM
....” Except that this new wave of design is not entirely frivolous. Rewind to 2007 and real ale packaging was, as Palfery recalls, “ludicrous”. ...
Demoted or dismissed because of your weight? The reality of the size ceiling image
....Some overweight men do encounter discrimination at work, however. “I weigh 21 stone [133kg], and I was the only member of the management team who wasn’t offered private health insurance as part of my package,” recalls Martin. ...
Even superheroes may not be able to save Hollywood’s desperate summer image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 26th of August 2017 03:00:39 PM
....The superhero genre has flourished and Hollywood has started to develop a potentially dangerous overdependence on its continued success. It is striking to recall that, little more than a decade ago, more often than not superhero films were box-office kryptonite. ...
ParkingEye meets its match as it takes on a top barrister over an £85 fine image
....This time round, exhausted and in need of a rest while driving from Hereford back home to London in May 2016, Bowen had pulled into Welcome Break’s Membury services on the M4, intending to have a short nap. “It was just before midnight and the car park was virtually empty,” he recalls. ...
Inside the gig economy: the 'vulnerable human underbelly' of UK's labour market image
....The backdrop to this precarious existence is gig companies’ ability to remove work from their self-employed staff at the drop of a hat. We recall the agony with which one courier reported: “When my mum passed away, I still had to work. ...
Samsung TV owners furious after software update leaves sets unusable image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 24th of August 2017 11:45:30 AM
....On Wednesday Samsung is launching its Galaxy Note 8 smartphone in New York. It hopes the new model will restore the company’s reputation after last year’s “exploding” Note 7 problem that necessitated a mass recall. ...
Samsung launches Galaxy Note 8 hoping to extinguish Note 7 memories image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 23rd of August 2017 03:00:02 PM
....”. But the Note 8’s biggest challenge is to displace the memories of the Note 7 that ended in a wholesale recall, leaving fans disappointed and would-be buyers wary of a repeat performance. ...
Nokia 8 hopes to beat Apple and Samsung with 'bothie', a new version of the selfie image
....”. The launch of the Nokia 8 comes a week before Samsung is expected to unveil its next top-end Note smartphone, following on from the disastrous Note 7 debacle in 2016, which caught fire due to battery issues and had to be recalled and discontinued. ...
Downward spiral: dismayed Walnut Whip lovers react to loss of nut image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of August 2017 03:41:48 PM
.... Outrage has now greeted the launch of a new confection: the Whip, which comes without the crowning walnut in name or in the chocolate flesh. The food writer Deborah Robertson, who recalled spending her pocket money on Walnut Whips in Woolworths when she was little, tweeted for many when she wrote:. ...
Broadband deals: Stop overpaying for internet contracts image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of August 2017 09:20:00 AM
. Barely one in 10 recall being warned that their costs would rise when their initial deal expired, leaving some 15million homes overpaying £1. ...
End of the checkout line: the looming crisis for American cashiers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of August 2017 09:00:35 AM
....Inside the gleaming Tennessee store, shoppers inserted a key into a slot below their chosen items, producing a ticker tape list that, when fed into a machine, sent the goods traveling down a conveyer belt and into the hands of the customer. “People could just get what they want – boom, it comes out – and move on,” recalled Jim Riot, 75, who visited the store as a child. ...
ENERGY customer delivered into safe hands after dire billing muddle  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Monday 14th of August 2017 02:39:00 PM
.... . But she had moved home in the past year though, and it was now too difficult for her to read her gas meter, nor could she recall the last time anyone else had checked it. ...
Bell Pottinger faces hearing over claims it stirred racial tension in South Africa image
....”. Rogers said it was rare for a PR firm as big as Bell Pottinger to be hauled before the PRCA and said he could not recall any big companies ever being disbarred from the association. ...
Alistair Darling: 'RBS said it would run out of money in early afternoon' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of August 2017 07:59:03 AM
.... The French bank said at the time it was unable to place a value on them because the market for these products, or “securities”, had dried up. Jack Lew, the former US Treasury secretary and an adviser to Barack Obama during the financial crisis, recalled the intensity of the situation as it unfolded. ...
We let the 2007 financial crisis go to waste | Torsten Bell image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of August 2017 05:00:01 AM
.... Some groups, including black men and the young, paid a heavy price, but the infamous 3 million unemployment figure that scarred Britain in a previous recession was never breached. In contrast, not a single Whitehall meeting I recall remotely anticipated the colossal pay squeeze that would see real earnings fall by over 10%. ...
Mark Millar's superhero rise from comic book nerd to Netflix winner image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 8th of August 2017 07:35:11 PM
....This was when Gibbons said he realised Millar’s talent. “I was such a huge fan of The Ultimates, I enjoyed the stories so much they really made me feel like a kid fan again, haunting my local comic shop to see if the latest issue was in,” he recalled. ...
Eggs contaminated with insecticide may have entered UK, EU warns image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 7th of August 2017 12:52:56 PM
....”. Millions of eggs have been recalled from shops and warehouses in Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany in recent weeks after some were found to contain high levels of the insecticide fipronil, a common ingredient in veterinary products for getting rid of fleas, lice and ticks. ...
Millions of eggs removed from European shelves over toxicity fears image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 3rd of August 2017 10:52:41 AM
. Millions of eggs are being recalled from shops and warehouses in Germany and the Netherlands and being blocked from sale in Belgium after some were found to contain high levels of a toxic insecticide banned from use in the production of food for human consumption. ...
Air Canada near miss: picture shows how close planes came to crashing image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 3rd of August 2017 01:52:20 AM
.... The captain, who was flying the plane, had more than 20,000 hours of flying time, and the co-pilot had about 10,000 hours. The pilots told investigators “that they did not recall seeing aircraft on taxiway but that something did not look right to them,” the NTSB said. ...
So estate agents are being replaced by robots? It’s about time | Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett image
.... While it’s unbecoming to revel in the misfortunes of others, you can at least note the level of anger towards the industry. Two years ago, residents of Islington and Stoke Newington may recall how estate agents’ property signs in the areas were covered over with others reading, “Estate Agents: Everyone Hates You. ...
Greek debt crisis: ‘People can’t see any light at the end of any tunnel’ image
....Until the outbreak of the crisis when she was compelled by crippling taxes to close her salon, the French-trained hairdresser had paid into a pension fund for almost 45 years – contributions that yielded a decent income before budget cuts whittled it away. “At first it was a fairly good pension at €1,750 a month,” she recalled. ...
France isn’t heading for a belle époque, but its future looks better than Britain’s image
....Thursday was “an exciting day” for Virgin Atlantic, Sir Richard Branson wrote to his staff, as the airline’s founder sold the bulk of his shareholding to Air France-KLM and left Delta with the biggest stake. But there were elegiac notes in the letter, recalling the decades when his airline was pitched as the upstart, punching above its weight. ...
Labour used to be the party that saw the folly of leaving the EU image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 29th of July 2017 11:05:04 PM
....Joining the European single market in the mid-1990s was one of Thatcher’s finest achievements. Last weekend I met a Treasury minister from those days who recalled that, at the time, Tory Eurosceptics were overjoyed by it. ...
Mike Ashley wins high court battle over '£15m pub deal' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of July 2017 09:30:42 AM
....”. Ashley, who gave evidence at the trial, said he could not recall making the alleged deal and if he had it would have been “obviously just banter”. ...
VW calls crisis meeting to discuss EU cartel inquiry, source says image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 24th of July 2017 01:46:00 PM
.... Michael Brecht, Daimler’s works council chief, demanded an immediate investigation into the allegations. Manufacturers have continued to recall vehicles since the diesel emissions scandal broke. ...
Is this the Brexit banking exodus Theresa May told us couldn’t happen? | Nesrine Malik image
.... Leave London, with its favourable regulation and amenable political class, its convenient red-eye flights to New York and thriving cultural scene? Sure, the option was there if the climate ever became too hostile, but few really expected it to do so. During the 2009 furore over the government’s plans to levy a supertax on bankers’ bonuses, I recall colleagues in the private investment firm where I worked scoffing at their own industry’s threats to relocate from the UK due to the punitive legislation. ...
The real cost of regeneration image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 21st of July 2017 05:00:09 AM
....In 2005, when Matthew Bennett, Lambeth’s cabinet member for planning, regeneration and jobs, was a councillor, all of Lambeth’s stock was a mess. He recalls “the shame of knocking on doors on council estates and people grabbing your hand and saying, ‘I’m so glad you’re here, you’ve got to do something. ...
Mercedes recalls 3m diesel cars over emissions concerns image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of July 2017 09:12:58 AM
. Almost every new Mercedes-Benz diesel car bought in the UK during the past six years is being recalled to improve their emissions performance. ...
Primark recalls men's flip-flops after carcinogenic chemical discovery image
. Primark has recalled thousands of pairs of flip-flops after discovering they contain a chemical that can cause cancer. ...
Election euphoria won’t last if Labour doesn’t foil Brexit folly image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 16th of July 2017 05:59:13 AM
.... If ever there were a greater economic and political folly than Brexit since we were finally allowed in to what is now the EU in 1973, I have yet to hear of it. Older readers will no doubt recall that Cato the Younger was adopted as a pseudonym by the young Michael Foot in a book also entitled Guilty Men, to attack the appeasers in the late 1930s on the eve of the second world war. ...
Is your money safe? Banks letting payments through WITHOUT your Pin or signature image
....It is thought some people are now forgetting their Pin numbers, simply because they do not have to use them as often. Dr Dimitrios Tsivrikos, a consumer psychologist at University College London, told the Telegraph: “In terms of numbering and recalling, the more we practice the more likely we are to remember a number. ...
Judge says Mike Ashley case is 'a lot more interesting' than others image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of July 2017 06:07:26 PM
.... Blue claims the only explanation for the £1m bonus is that it was a downpayment on the alleged agreement and he is suing Ashley for the £14m balance. Ashley has said he does not recall the conversation because he had downed the first four pints of the session in about an hour, and that if he did make any such share price-based deal it would have been just “drunk banter”. ...
Thousands of drivers suffer loss of power following VW emissions 'fix' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of July 2017 03:02:18 PM
....Around 41,000 owners have so far joined the action by Harcus Sinclair UK. VW has recalled 1. ...
Argos and Asda apologise over 'exploding' glass tables image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of July 2017 11:32:17 AM
. Argos and Asda have apologised to customers after similar models of glass-topped patio tables “exploded” in the heat, but rejected calls for a national product recall. ...
How economics became a religion | John Rapley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of July 2017 05:00:01 AM
....Economists work best when they take the stories we have given them, and advise us on how we can help them to come true. For decades, neoliberal evangelists replied to such objections by saying it was incumbent on us all to adapt to the model, which was held to be immutable – one recalls Bill Clinton’s depiction of neoliberal globalisation, for instance, as a “force of nature”. ...
Driver complaints about car park fine policies hit unprecedented levels image
.... In order to use the system accurately, drivers are supposed to calculate how much time they want, including the time already spent inside the car park, which means they have to check the time they crossed the threshold and pay for an additional hour if it takes them over the tariff chosen. Those who choose the option to pay at the end of a visit must recall the precise time they drove into the car park. ...
Is a car maker about to save the planet? | Zoe Williams image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 10th of July 2017 05:00:05 AM
.... The car failed not because nobody wanted one, but because too many did: GM became anxious that it would look as though California legislators – who had launched a zero-emissions target – had won. Other states might have followed, and the mighty car giant would become the bitch of some democratically elected representatives, the prospect of which was so appalling, they recalled all the cars and crushed them. ...
Sexual harassment in Silicon Valley: have we reached a tipping point? image
.... Most women will not come forward for fear of ​damaging their career permanently. At Deyle’s Demo Day, she recalled a group of investors listening to her pitch, then steering her toward an angel investor who was “completely drunk” and promptly commented on her appearance. ...
Mike Ashley tells high court: I'm a power drinker, I like to get drunk image
....This week, Blue gave the court an extraordinary picture of Ashley’s working practices, including a claim that he would challenge subordinates to extreme drinking competitions that once ended with the 52-year-old billionaire vomiting into a fireplace. Asked whether Ashley took calls about player transfers at Newcastle United during the meeting in the pub, he said he could not recall that and that managers at his club were “really not interested in my opinion on football”. ...
Mike Ashley: former colleague is trying to extort millions over 'banter' image
....Ashley said paying out the money to Blue – who claims he was promised £15m if Sports Direct’s share price doubled over three years – would not be a problem as he was so rich that he didn’t know what to spend his money on when he became a billionaire in 2007. However, the businessman said he couldn’t recall making the alleged deal and if he had it would have been “obviously just banter”. ...
Mike Ashley's talk of £15m deal was just banter, court is told image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of July 2017 11:23:12 AM
....McEvoy denied the suggestion from Blue’s lawyer that he may be “expecting some sort of reward” from Ashley in return for his evidence. A second broker present at the pub that night said he also recalled the conversation about Blue being rewarded if the shares hit £8 but thought it was a joke and didn’t think Ashley should have to pay. ...
How much?? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of July 2017 10:26:38 PM
....Read more global trade series here. Often parents only want the top name schools, he says recalling the time two years ago when the parents of a five-year-old girl said they wanted her to go to Eton next term. ...
Mike Ashley dismisses £14m claim as 'drink banter' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of July 2017 01:03:16 PM
....David Cavender QC, who leads Mr Ashley's legal team, accused Mr Blue of "making up evidence" and said the claim was an "opportunistic try-on". Mr Cavender also said Mr Ashley "fairly" said he could not recall details of conversations in the Horse & Groom, "particularly in the light of the amount of drinking". ...
Secretary of state for hot air denies the energy price cap fits him | John Crace image
....“I’ve already answered that,” said Clark. Everyone looked a bit surprised as no one could recall him having mentioned anything about the prime minister or the manifesto. ...
Here to serve image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 2nd of July 2017 11:14:24 PM
.... . Mr Choe recalls asking staff if they really wanted to continue working with the firm, because when the properties opened they might not get paid. ...
Flying high image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 2nd of July 2017 11:09:01 PM
.... . "And out of the 200 hours it was flying, one-third of the hours didn't have a single passenger on them - they were just flying empty," Mr Petrossov recalls. ...
Grenfell Tower fire: MP says public must be told to stop using Hotpoint model image
....Police confirmed on Friday that a Hotpoint FF175BP model started the devastating fire at Grenfell Tower in North Kensington, where at least 79 people are feared to have been killed. The government ordered an examination of the fridge-freezer by technical experts to establish the cause of the blaze, but did not order a product recall and said there was no specific reason for consumers to switch off their fridge-freezers. ...
Jailing Barclays bankers won’t save us from another financial crash | Joris Luyendijk image
.... In 2015 Andrew Haldane, the Bank of England’s financial stability chief, suggested that not even the regulator can know what banks really own and owe because they are still allowed to hide so much off the balance sheet. It is worth recalling just how close we were to unimaginable disaster after Lehman Brothers failed in September 2008. ...
Hotpoint tells customers to check fridge-freezers after Grenfell Tower fire image
....”. The Hotpoint FF175BP was manufactured between March 2006 and July 2009 and has not previously been recalled. ...
Latest diesel car models remain highly polluting, tests show image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 23rd of June 2017 10:33:14 AM
....Molden said software upgrades from manufacturers would quickly and significantly cut the emissions of many existing diesel cars. But apart from VW cars, few vehicles in Europe have been recalled. ...
Buying my own place was an impossible dream – here’s how it came true image
....9 million of us in the UK. A friend of mine who has also headed to Margate, freelance fashion stylist Issie Gibbons, recalls the challenges she faced when she and her now-husband, Oliver Archibald, a self-employed plumber, originally planned to buy in London. ...
Naomi Klein: ‘Trump is an idiot, but don’t underestimate how good he is at that’ image
.... Her mother, Bonnie, a film-maker, helped to create the feminist film collective Studio D and made documentaries about Greenham Common and a polemical film against pornography. Klein has recalled how she rebelled against her radical upbringing, insisting on makeup and pop culture; how she always resented being dragged along to peace marches and demonstrations, or what she later called “another poncho picnic”. ...
Renewing your RAC cover? Don’t let them jack up the price image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 10th of June 2017 06:00:18 AM
.... And never agree to have your policy automatically renewed. “I have been a ‘member’ of the RAC for well over a decade and have had no recourse to use its breakdown service that I can recall in that time. ...
Mars recalls Galaxy, Teasers and Minstrels in UK over salmonella fears image
. Mars has recalled some Galaxy chocolate bars, packets of Minstrels and Maltesers Teasers across the UK and Ireland after warning that the products might contain salmonella. ...
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Mars recalls chocolates over salmonella fear image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 9th of June 2017 02:31:32 PM
. Chocolate maker Mars is recalling some bars of Galaxy, Maltesers Teasers and bags of Minstrels due to the "potential presence of salmonella". ...
Air pollution fears see demand for diesel cars fall by fifth image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 5th of June 2017 04:36:46 PM
....“Drivers know resale values will be rock bottom in a few years time as more towns ban or charge diesels to enter. Carmakers need to recall and repair these polluting monsters that continue to poison both the air and their reputation. ...
WPP needs a big name to follow Sir Martin Sorrell image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 4th of June 2017 06:00:16 AM
....As far as financial teasers go, that one has the potential to stump more folk than just Diane Abbott. Even among those who take time to actually read the City pages, it is a struggle to recall anybody other than the group’s diminutive founder when pressed for a line-up of WPP management. ...
India's slowing growth blamed on 'big mistake' of demonetisation image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 1st of June 2017 01:31:26 PM
. India has posted its slowest growth rate in two years, ceding its status as the world’s fastest-growing major economy to China, with economists blaming the downturn partly on last year’s shock decision to recall the country’s two highest-value bank notes. ...
George Soros attacks Hungarian prime minister for building a 'mafia state' image
.... Thousands of people protested in Budapest in April against a bill seen by many as targeting the university. In a wide-ranging speech on European integration, where he recalled how his Jewish family fled the Nazi occupation of Hungary, Soros hit back at Orbán for casting him as a scheming “currency speculator” in an “unrelenting propaganda campaign”. ...
'I’m irritated you even asked': What's the worst customer service you've had? image
....“I’m irritated that you’ve even asked,” came the reply. “I cannot recall during the past 10 years that any single person has ever emailed such a request. ...
Outrage as Emirates tells cabin crew to remove Taiwan flag pins image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 31st of May 2017 07:47:41 AM
.... . "Our intent is to recall the flag pins worn by all our cabin crew as part of our uniform update. ...
Emergency landing: how airlines can recover from a PR disaster image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 30th of May 2017 03:30:05 PM
.... The mashed potato appeared to have been “passed through the digestive tract of a bird,” he wrote. “This very quickly became a global negative story and a very early lesson in social media,” Charles recalls. ...
Beko issues tumble dryers safety alert over fire risk concerns image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 30th of May 2017 11:47:26 AM
....Manufacturer Beko has issued a safety alert for thousands of tumble dryers over concerns they could burst into flames, including one model found to have caused a blaze that killed a mother of two. The company said it would be recalling five models, including the DCS85W – responsible for at least 20 blazes as well as the death in February 2016 of Mishell Moloney. ...
Fire risk alert issued over Beko tumble dryers image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 30th of May 2017 11:12:44 AM
...."As part of our ongoing monitoring we have identified a batch issue with a third party supplied component which in rare circumstances could fail and overheat, which could lead to a risk of fire," the alert said. The company said that the fault was highlighted during "regular monitoring" in its factory, but that a full recall was unnecessary. ...

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