The rise of anti-establishment parties could end up threatening Europe’s financial security, according … More » The European Central Bank is worried about the rise of anti-establishment political parties
The world’s sudden interest in coloring books for adults could have an unforeseen cost for British publishers. … More » UK tax authorities can’t make heads or tails of adult coloring books
An investor with a track record of supporting press freedom has been secretly working to suppress it. … More » Silicon Valley investor Peter Thiel reportedly tried to destroy Gawker while “supporting” press freedom
Hong Kong There are 31 years to go before the 50 years of an unchanged “one country, two systems” promised … More » Hong Kong wants to remain a global arts hub while censoring political art
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The world’s largest cities have increased in number and location. According to a new report from the … More » 80% of the world’s megacities are now in Asia, Latin America, or Africa
There were hundreds of children on the platform that cold morning, some gripped with fear, others utterly … More » As WWII loomed, Britain saved 10,000 child refugees from certain death. Why won’t it do so now?
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has annoyed a fair amount of people in Europe. So much so that … More » Would you like to read Boris Johnson’s prize-winning goat-sex poem about Turkey’s president?
In the 1970s, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) was considered a childhood disorder that … More » New research shows some adults who never had ADHD as kids are developing it now
In her annual speech to both houses of parliament, Queen Elizabeth unveiled what is touted as the “biggest … More » Queen Elizabeth and the UK government want to give prisoners iPads and Skype
Oil prices nosedived from above $100 a barrel two years ago to around $27 in early 2016 due to a massive … More » Oil above $50 for first time this year
A 24-year-old man has been arrested in Australia on suspicion of planning a terrorist attack. It is … More » Man Held Over Alleged Terror Plot In Sydney
Workers block the access to the nuclear power plant of Nogent-sur-Marne on May 26, 2016 More » France gripped by fresh wave of power, transport strikes
Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump has admitted using aliases during real estate deals, but … More » Trump Admits Using Aliases For Business Deals
The number of mortgage approvals has fallen to its lowest level in over a year, after the rise in stamp … More » Mortgage Lending Dips After Stamp Duty Spike
Tokyo ended flat after adding more than one percent earlier in the day, but embattled airbag supplier … More » Global markets rise on optimism over oil, Greece
Saved By The Bell star Dustin Diamond is back in jail, accused of violating the terms of his parole. … More » Saved By The Bell Star Diamond Back In Jail
Jennifer Aniston's estranged mother Nancy Dow has passed away at the age of 79. She said: "It is with … More » Jennifer Aniston's Estranged Mother Dies
Up to 30 people are feared dead after a shipwreck off Libya, while about 50 migrants have been rescued … More » Up to 30 dead in shipwreck off Libya: EU naval force
Many Syrian civilians will face starvation if Damascus and armed rebel groups do not allow greater access … More » Syria civilians risk 'starving' if aid flows don't improve: UN envoy
The number of home builds completed across England fell by 9% in the first three months of 2016, according … More » Housing completions across England drop by 9%
Digital Shadows — a cybersecurity startup that searches the darkest corners of the internet looking for … More » A London startup that has raised $22 million is expanding its US empire from San Francisco to Dallas
If you're wondering why Manchester United is taking so long to confirm Jose Mourinho as its manager, … More » Bad news for Manchester United — Chelsea still owns the trademark for ‘Jose Mourinho'
Plans to clamp down on early exit charges for people using new pension freedoms have been set out. More » Proposals to cap pension early exit charges at 1%
As many as 4,000 new PPI complaints are still being received every week by the financial ombudsman. More » 4,000 new PPI cases still reported every week
The number of mortgage approvals made to home buyers plunged to its lowest levels in over a year in April … More » Dip in number of mortgage approvals following 'stamp duty spike'
Eurostar customers will need a Facebook account to access the lowest fares, the cross-Channel rail operator … More » Eurostar launches £25 fare for customers with Facebook account
Proposals to prevent people in occupational schemes facing exit charges for accessing their pensions … More » Government targets exit charges for accessing pensions early
Here's everything you need to know in the world of advertising today. 3. However, here's a stark reminder … More » The 10 things in advertising you need to know today (TWTR, YHOO, AAPL)
If you ask developers about their gripes with building apps for Android, the same problem comes up again … More » Google reportedly plans to 'shame' smartphone makers to fix one of the worst problems with A …
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "E-Commerce Briefing" subscribers. The deal will help eBay-owned … More » eBay's Ticketbis acquisition will help it expand internationally (EBAY)