Dimitri Payet celebrates after scoring the second goal for West Ham Reuters / Graham Stuart

Sunderland 2-2 West Ham Dick Advocaat could only look on in horror as Sunderland squandered a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 with West Ham amid spec(...)

With ‘The Hidden Wealth of Nations’, Gabriel Zucman, is positioning himself as this year’s Thomas Piketty  (pictured). (Photograph:  Charles Platiau/Reuters)

Look out, Thomas Piketty. Here comes Gabriel Zucman. With a slim new book that has the feel of Piketty’s bestselling “Capital in the 21st Centu(...)

The word ‘entrepreneur’ grew during the 1990s especially in the tech sector

Have we reached peak entrepreneur? Not entrepreneur in the sense of hugely successful people with business acumen and creativity and – oh, alright, I’(...)

Max Joseph’s ‘We Are Your Friends’ stars Zac Efron as a young DJ perfecting his art in the contemporary San Fernando Valley

Here’s a funny thing. It is more than 30 years since the first incarnations of house music emerged in and around Chicago. We are now as distant(...)

Leicester City forward Jamie Vardy has issued an apology through the Premier League club. Photograph: PA.

Leicester City will investigate a “regrettable error in judgement” by forward Jamie Vardy, after the England international was filmed allegedly using (...)

A first edition copy of Kerryman Richard Cantillon’s 18th-century book on economics has sold for a record price of £40,000 (about €57,000) at Christie(...)

The bar Chill in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. As a magnet for the young, Saigon, as the city is locally known, is a place of opportunity, fun and increasing affluence. Photograph: Christian Berg/New York Times

Taking a puff from a hookah and a sip from her beer, Thuy Truong, a 29-year-old tech entrepreneur in a black cocktail dress, pondered the question: Wh(...)

An ‘internal technical issue’ knocked the New York Stock Exchange, the cathedral of US capitalism, out of action for hours on Wednesday. Photograph:  Spencer Platt/Getty Images

This was not a great week for the modern computerised stock market. The New York Stock Exchange, essentially the cathedral of US capitalism, was knock(...)

Leicester have terminated the contracts of Tom Hopper, Adam Smith and James Pearson after they appeared in a video using racist language during an end-of-season tour, the Barclays Premier League club have announced. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA

Leicester have sacked Tom Hopper, Adam Smith and James Pearson for their part in in a sexually-explicit video during which racist language was used. P(...)

Character flaw is a well-recognised concept in leadership with numerous examples of rogues at the top of major business corporations. Invariably, thes(...)