Sir David

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Britain’s Prince William listens to Sir David Attenborough during a session at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Photograph: Markus Schreiber/AP Photo

British naturalist and veteran broadcaster David Attenborough warned global leaders at the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Tuesday that humans risk dama(...)

Dominic Raab: “I would be happy to give evidence to the committee when a deal is finalised, and currently expect 21 November to be suitable.”  Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Britain and the European Union could conclude a deal within the next three weeks, Brexit secretary Dominic Raab has told a parliamentary committee at (...)

Boris Johnson and Theresa May in 2016: the UK foreign secretary has said little about Brexit since the referendum. Photograph: Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty

Senior ministers have accused Boris Johnson of backseat driving over Brexit after he warned against any deal that would involve paying the European Un(...)

Paddy McKillen has been fighting for five years over the ownership of Claridge’s (above), The Berkeley and The Connaught hotels

Qatari investors allied to developer Paddy McKillen have bought out his rivals, the Barclay Brothers, for the ownership of three high-end London ho(...)

The Berkeley hotel in London, one of three luxury properties where ownership has now been resolved Photograph: Bloomberg

The Barclay brothers have sold their 64 per cent stake in three luxury London hotels to developer Paddy McKillen’s backer, ending a bitter feud over t(...)

 If you’ve (somehow) missed out on all those OITNB premiere parties, now is the time to get queuing

In the olden days, you had to leave your seat every three hours to change the DVD. Now, only the demands of bladder and nutrition need force you up(...)

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(...)

Sir David and Sir Frederick Barclay: using an offshore family trust, they bought Littlewoods in 2002 for more than £700 million. Photograph: Michael Stephens/AFP/Getty Images

The Barclay brothers, who have fought Irish investor Patrick McKillen for four years for (...)

The Connaught Hotel in London is part of the Mayboure Hotel Group. The long-running battle for control of the group has taken a fresh twist.

The battle for control of the £1 billion Maybourne Hotel Group has taken a fresh twist with Paddy McKillen facing a new claim over his shareholding, t(...)