Sir Philip Green: There are calls to strip him of his knighthood unless he volunteers to help plug the £571m black hole in British Home Stores’ pension scheme.   Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

If Sir Philip Green really thought he was off the hook when he sold the struggling British Homes Stores (BHS) chain to a motley group of investors a y(...)

Troubled BHS was bought last year by a consortium called Retail Acquisitions, headed by Dominic  Chappell, for £1 from retail entrepreneur Sir Philip Green, the owner of the Arcadia retail empire. (Photograph: Tom White/PA Wire)

Philip Green, the British billionaire and a face of the UK high street, is under pressure from regulators and politicians to help plug a hole in BHS (...)

The placing into administration, a form of creditor protection, means BHS is Britain’s most high profile retail casualty since Phones4U in September 2014

British department stores group BHS collapsed into administration on Monday, putting about 11,000 jobs at risk. Philip Duffy and Benjamin Wiles, mana(...)

 Going by her LinkedIn profile Hillary Clinton believes her role as a grandmother is more interesting to members than her shot at the White House.  Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

It has taken me 13 years and 414 million people have got there before me, but last week I finally sat down to compose my summary for the networking si(...)

The Tea Room at the Clarence Hotel. A new ownership structure sees the hotel business split between Bono, the Edge and property investor Paddy McKillen

Property developer John Ronan plans to open a 16-bedroom guesthouse on Grafton Street in Dublin. Mr Ronan is seeking permission to revamp No 70, which(...)

Man who oozes The X Factor: he jointly owns Syco with Sony. Simco, its operating subsidiary, made a profit of £37.4 million on revenues of £59.9 million last year. Photograph: Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images

A slight breeze ripples the decorative line of flames at the rear of the garden in Simon Cowell’s $34 million mansion in Beverly Hills. The marble flo(...)

TopShop retail billionaire Philip Green, backer of MySale Group. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Casualties of the unprecedented rush to float on the London stock market continue to mount, joined this week by the strange case of MySale Group, t(...)

Gopichand Hinduja who has made it into the top twenty of billionaires living in Britain according to the Sunday Times 2014 Billionaire List. Photograph: Michael Stephens/PA Wire

Britain is now officially a billionaires’ playground, with more billionaires per capita than any other country.This elite club has 104 members who sha(...)

Image of the week: Think wood Bosnian pensioner Momir Bojic is seen here driving his wooden Volkswagen Beetle car in Celinac near Banja Luka. Boj(...)

Google is to build a new €150 million data centre in west Dublin, the Sunday Independent re(...)