Léon-Robert de L’Astran, an 18th-century shipowner, was praised for his noble refusal to participate in the slave trade. Sadly, however, it seems that he existed only as an internet hoax — duping Wikipedia, the online encyclopaedia, for three years, along with Ségolène Royal and others.
The private equity baron Jon Moulton has infuriated MPs after claiming that managers at City Link, which went into administration on Christmas Day, deserved “seven or eight out of 10” for their work.
Record sales of iPhones help Apple to report a first quarter profit of $18bn, the biggest ever quarterly profit for a public company.
Back to forecast-beating ways, company faces challenge of living up to raised expectations
I have found out that there is not just a daily cap on contactless fares but also a weekly cap, so I shouldn't pay more than a weekly travelcard. Is this true?