No windfall tax on energy companies

Both candidates this week scrutinized their plans to help households with living expenses. Customers will be in more pain next year as annual energy bills rise to over £5,000. Ofgem, the energy regulator, may have to set the price cap at £5,038 a year for the average home due to high gas prices, said Auxilione, … Read more

Boris Johnson has not returned my calls since I left cabinet

Mr Sunak, who campaigned for Vote Leave, said he was “stunned” by accusations from some quarters that he is not enough of a Brexiteer. “I keep reading that somehow I’m not Brexit enough in this leadership race,” he said. “I really think I was the one who actually voted for Brexit and campaigned. “I’ve set … Read more

Raheem Sterling went to Chelsea because he ‘couldn’t afford to waste time’ at Man City

“Yes, I think that conversation opened the door for me personally in that it made me understand what my true purpose is, other than football. Of course football is my main aim and talent, but the other thing I enjoy the most experience… that’s helping people. So after that incident I moved away from the … Read more

Burnt Books is a secret bookshop hidden in a Greenpoint Bodega

New York City is full of speakeasy bars and hidden locations, and if you search hard enough, you might even find secret bookstores behind unassuming front doors. Greenpoint’s Burnt Books is one such place. Located in a classic New York bodega called Green Discount Corp., this vintage bookstore can only be found if you’ve heard … Read more

Watch Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak take on The Telegraph’s Camilla Tominey in Cheltenham

sIain Duncan Smith, the former leader of the Tory and a supporter of Liz Truss, did a good job this morning painting the difficult picture that will be faced with whoever wins the current match when they enter Downing Street. Sir Iain warned that the cost of living crisis could be exacerbated by a forecast … Read more

Kate Greville ’embarrassed’ that she stayed with ex-footballer who ‘promised the world’

Eeventually Mr. Giggs was left alone again and went back to the hotel room alone, the court was told. Coming to what happened that night, according to Mr. Giggs’ team: Chris Daw QC (CD): You were with other people, all work related to Ryan. Kate Greville (KG): Yes. CD: And then he went to the … Read more

Manchester City interested in Atletico Madrid left-back Renan Lodi

Manchester City will look to add a senior left-back to Pep Guardiola’s roster and assess several options from a shortlist, including Atletico Madrid’s Renan Lodi. Sergio Gomez, 21, is on the cusp of coming to the Etihad Stadium on an £11m deal from Anderlecht, but could still be loaned out this season if City get … Read more

‘Exceptional risk’ bushfires could rage across Britain this weekend

Wildfires threaten to sweep across parts of the country this weekend after ministers were told there was an “unprecedented” risk to homes and the countryside. Fire chiefs warned in an emergency meeting on Wednesday that the devastating fires are likely to spread to residential areas in the coming days, fueled by bone-dry conditions and strong … Read more

Man dies and three others injured in ‘linked’ attacks

A 47-year-old man has died and three others have been injured in a spate of gun and knife attacks in the Scottish Highlands. Scotland police have arrested a 39-year-old man in connection with three incidents – two on the Isle of Skye and another in neighboring Dornie – and said they were being treated as … Read more