Latest Daily Mail Stories

2008-08-06 15:00:41

By Karl West, Daily Mail, London Aug. 6--The pension schemes of Britain's top 100 quoted companies have plunged deep into the red, recording a £41bn shortfall by the middle of last month, compared with a £12bn surplus a year ago.

2008-08-06 00:00:16

By BOB WOJCIESZAK/DAILY MAIL PHOTO Curt Caldwell shows off the site of the planned Family Life Center at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Sissonville. (c) 2008 Charleston Daily Mail. Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights Reserved.

2008-08-05 18:00:26

By Karl West, Daily Mail, London Aug. 2--Willie Walsh, chief executive of British Airways, gave the most negative outlook yet for the airline sector after first quarter profits collapsed 88pc.

2008-08-01 18:00:27

By Daily Mail, London Jul. 28--AAR TIGHTENS ITS GRIP: AAR is ready to escalate its fight for control over the controversial joint venture TNK-BP unless it can negotiate a settlement with British oil major BP.

2008-07-31 15:00:46

By Rupert Steiner, Daily Mail, London Jul. 31--Customers comfort-eating their way through the credit crunch helped Cadbury's exceed earnings forecasts.

2008-07-27 03:00:30

Heather Mills celebrated her divorce from former Beatle Paul McCartney by taking 20 friends on an outing to Richard Branson's private island in the Caribbean. The extended party cost Mills 250,000 pounds -- almost $500,000 -- The Daily Mail reported.

2008-07-18 12:00:57

By Daily Mail, London Jul. 18--About half of final-salary pension schemes expect to offload their liabilities to a specialist provider, says research from Watson Wyatt.

2008-07-16 09:00:53

SAN FRANCISCO, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- As the state of the economy sends Americans scrambling to get creative in ways to pay their bills, today a new San Francisco startup, FieldReport.com, is launching the web's largest writing contest with a $250,000 grand prize for the best short true-life story.

2008-06-24 18:02:19

By UNCLE LEN CHIPPER has gone into cyber space! The Chipper columns are now on the Mail web pages so if you miss an edition, or prefer to keep up to date via the internet, just log on to this address: http://www.birminghammail.net/lifestyle/ chipper- club/ each Tuesday.

2008-06-14 12:00:14

Jennifer Garner's 2-year-old daughter was temporary locked inside a car in Brentwood, Calif., after a mishap with the vehicle's key, news media says.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.