London takes aim at New York with five-year financial plan

LONDON (REUTERS) – Britain needs to ease taxes on banks and make it easier to hire staff from abroad, its financial and professional services lobby said in a blueprint to help London unseat New York as the world’s top international financial centre within five years. The strategy paper on Tuesday

British Airways flight declares mid-air emergency as it heads to Heathrow

Don’t miss a thing by getting the Daily Star’s biggest headlines straight to your inbox! A British Airways flight has declared an emergency in the middle of its flight. The London-bound plane was soaring over Preston when it made the concerning announcement. Flight BA1441 left Edinburgh, Scotland on Friday morning

British Airways flight declares mid-air emergency as it heads to Heathrow

Don’t miss a thing by getting the Daily Star’s biggest headlines straight to your inbox! A British Airways flight has declared an emergency in the middle of its flight. The London-bound plane was soaring over Preston when it made the concerning announcement. Flight BA1441 left Edinburgh, Scotland on Friday morning

‘Cruel’ ex Googled ‘perfect’ acid to throw on woman before scarring her for life

Don’t miss a thing by getting the Daily Star’s biggest headlines straight to your inbox! A “cruel and bitter” ex-boyfriend stalked his former girlfriend for months and chucked acid in her face as she came home from work. Lucasz Przybyszewski, 37, had Googled the “perfect” acid to use in the

Boozy football fans trash Leicester Square but Scotland supporters help clean up

Thousands of passionate fans made their way to England’s capital donned in kilts, fancy dress and Scotland shirts, despite there being only 3,000 ticket holders to Friday's game due to Covid restrictions. With no designated fan zone, supporters flocked to Leicester Square fountain with plenty of drinks ahead of the