1st March 2019


What’s gone wrong at Weight Watchers?

Image copyright WW Image caption Oprah Winfrey is a shareholder and board member of WW For a business that now sees itself as being all about wellness and not just shedding pounds, the company formerly…



Labour activists backlash over anti-Semitism row

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Protests have been staged over Labour’s handling of anti-Semitism Labour activists in two constituencies have criticised “right wing” Labour MPs amid the party’s anti-Semitism row. Members in Diane Abbott’s…


Lyft losses grow ahead of $25bn flotation

Image copyright Getty Images Lyft, the ride-hailing company, has revealed that it is yet to make a profit ahead of an initial public offering (IPO) which could value the firm at between $20bn and $25bn….


MPs back staff pay rise protest

Image copyright Getty Images Some 200 MPs are backing a campaign by their staff members to be given a bigger pay rise. Staff working for MPs are making a joint complaint to the Parliamentary watchdog…





New York asks Amazon to reconsider campus plan

Image copyright EPA Image caption Long Island City, where Amazon was planning expansion, is one of the fastest growing areas in New York A group of New York business, political and community leaders have asked…