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Isis in Iraq: Militants ‘getting stronger again’

There are growing indications that the Islamic State (IS) group is re-organising in Iraq, two years after losing the last of its territory in the country. Kurdish and Western intelligence officials have told the BBC that the IS presence in Iraq is a sophisticated insurgency, and IS attacks are increasing. …

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Amazon’s fight with Trump is about much more than $10bn

When the Pentagon first tendered the so-called Jedi contract in March 2018, the stakes couldn’t have been higher. The Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure project would give the military a cloud computing system that could handle 3.4 million demanding users, many of whose lives depended on it working correctly. Rather than …

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Boss stuns 200 with a huge £8million Christmas bonus

Generous bosses gave their employees a huge surprise this Christmas – after announcing an astonishing £8 million bonus would be divided between nearly 200 staff. Lucky workers at St John Properties were not expecting the big cash bonanza, which celebrated the firm meeting its targets. Each staff member was handed …

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