Nissan and Renault in talks to merge and form a new company, say reports

Shares in Renault rose almost 5 per cent on Thursday following reports the French motor company is in talks with Nissan to explore...

Higher employee satisfaction improves financial performance for businesses, new study says

Employee satisfaction improves the financial performance of companies, a new study suggests. Research by jobs site Glassdoor found a strong link between a satisfied...

France strikes cause travel chaos for rail and airline passengers

Travellers heading to, from and through France face chaos from Monday evening as strikes disrupt rail and air links. Railway workers are staging a series...

Baby dies afer cardiac arrest at West Midland Safari Park

A two-month-old girl has died in hospital after going into cardiac arrest at a safari park. Emergency services were called to West Midland Safari...

Supermarket says it will stop using clear water bottles as it opts for more...

A UK supermarket has said it will ditch clear plastic and switch all its water bottles to a “cloudier” part-recycled material, which could...

UK house price growth slows to seven-month low, Nationwide data shows

UK house prices rose at their slowest pace in seven months in March, underscoring bruised consumer confidence, according to mortgage provider Nationwide. Average prices...

UK weather: The latest Met Office forecast

Watch the latest UK weather forecast from the Independent for today. We'll be updating this page daily with the latest available live video. This forecast is...

Bargain Booze owner set to go into administration risking 2,500 jobs

The owner of Bargain Booze has said that it intends to appoint administrators within the next 10 business days “unless circumstances change”, putting...

Judge allows 2,300 women to proceed with gender bias lawsuit against Goldman Sachs

More than 2,300 women are pushing forward with a lawsuit claiming one of Wall Street’s largest banks discriminated against them on grounds of...

What’s Trump tweeting now? The latest Twitter posts from the US President and what...

Donald Trump's Twitter account provides an extraordinary unfiltered insight into what the President is doing and thinking in real time. He posts on the social...

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Labour denies losing 17,000 members over antisemitism row piling pressure on...

Thousands of members who quit the Labour Party did not do so because of Jeremy Corbyn’s response to the Salisbury...

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