Diesel

Reduce Diesel Duty to Fuel Economic Recovery

Charlie Mullins | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Politics
Charlie Mullins

Next week George Osborne will announce his budget plans, and with the recovery gaining momentum I'm expecting great things. However, if we want to reap the benefits, provisions need to be made for the SMEs who pulled this country through the recession, starting with a targeted cut to the duty on diesel fuel.

Egypt's Challenge - Two Years After the Revolution

Shaimaa Khalil | Posted 24.06.2013 | UK Entertainment
Shaimaa Khalil

I'm an Egyptian journalist working for the BBC in London and I've been reporting on the tumultuous events in my country for the last two years. In my new six-part BBC World Service series, Egypt's Challenge, I want to find out what post-revolutionary Egypt looks like. As it struggles to understand its new democracy I want to know what the main challenges facing my country are.

Egypt's Challenge - Two Years After the Revolution

Shaimaa Kahlil | Posted 23.06.2013 | UK Entertainment
Shaimaa Kahlil

I'm an Egyptian journalist working for the BBC in London and I've been reporting on the tumultuous events in my country for the last two years. In my new six-part BBC World Service series, Egypt's Challenge, I want to find out what post-revolutionary Egypt looks like. As it struggles to understand its new democracy I want to know what the main challenges facing my country are.

Supermarkets Cut Cost Of Diesel

PA | Posted 25.03.2013 | UK

Motorists spared next autumn's planned fuel duty rise have been handed more good news. First, supermarket Sainsbury's said it was reducing the pric...

European Fashion Counterfeits

Zoe Yates | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK Style
Zoe Yates

Any of you who follow me on twitter will know that recently I visited the island of Mallorca a few weeks back. The island is beautiful and I really en...

'Scrap The Fuel Tax And Stop The Squeeze'

PA | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK Politics

Labour is to try to pressure Chancellor George Osborne into scrapping a 3p rise in fuel duty due to take effect in August. Shadow chancellor Ed Bal...

Petrol Prices Continue To Fall

PA | Posted 13.08.2012 | UK

UK petrol prices have for the second month running fallen by more than 4p a litre, the AA said. It is a reduction not seen since the price collapse...

Diesel Engine Exhaust Fumes Pose 'Cancer Risk', Warns WHO

PA | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Diesel fumes cause cancer, the World Health Organisation's cancer agency declared today, a ruling it said could make exhaust as important a public hea...

'Substantive Talks' Announced by Acas In Tanker Drivers Dispute

PA | Posted 03.04.2012 | UK

Talks aimed at resolving the fuel tanker drivers dispute are to be held on Wednesday, Acas has announced. The conciliation service has been in cont...

We Are Governed by Fuels - A Drama in a Jerrycan

Sam Fraser | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Politics
Sam Fraser

Why oh why didn't I panic buy? I watch Britain's Got Talent! I know who Gazza is! Hell, I may never have made a purchase from Greggs but I've eaten a pasty in my time!

Panic At The Pumps? Fuel Tankers Vote To Strike

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK

Fuel tanker drivers have voted overwhelmingly to go in strike on a row over terms and conditions and safety, union Unite said on Monday. Around 2,0...

Tanker Drivers Set To Back Strike

PA | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK

The threat of a strike by fuel tanker drivers in a dispute over terms and conditions and safety standards is set to come a step closer on Monday when ...

Misery For Motorists: Price Of Petrol Reaches Record High

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.03.2012 | UK

The price of petrol has reached a record high, meaning more misery for hard-pressed motorists. The average cost of a litre of petrol has risen to 1...

Diesel Costs 4p More A Litre In The Country

PA | Posted 02.03.2012 | UK

The price of diesel in rural filling stations is, on average, 4p more than in urban areas, a survey showed today. Cars are becoming an "unaffordabl...

Oil Price At Their Highest For Months After Iran Stops Sending Crude To UK

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.02.2012 | UK

Moves by Iran to stop sending oil to the UK and France have pushed the price of crude to a nine month high, meaning more bad news is potentially on it...

Scales And Skins Rule The Runway At Diesel Black Gold

MyDaily | Posted 15.04.2012 | UK Style

WHO? Sophia Kokosalaki for Diesel Black Gold ...

Diesel In Spoof 'Abortion Advert' Storm

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.04.2012 | UK

Fashion giant Diesel has reacted with fury after a spoof advert in its name appeared online featuring images of robots dispensing abortion pills into ...

Fuel Prices - These Increases are Not Because of Tax

Tony Baldry | Posted 14.01.2012 | UK Politics
Tony Baldry

Whilst people are understandably concerned about high petrol and diesel prices, these price increases are not as a consequence of increased taxes.

Diesel Jeans Founder To Save Rialto Bridge?

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 28.09.2011 | UK Style

The founder of the Diesel clothing label, Renzo Rosso, has agreed to fund restoration work on Venice's Rialto Bridge according to reports....