Why does Handel’s Messiah still appeal?

It’s 250 years since Handel died but his sacred masterpiece Messiah is still remarkably popular. In the run up to Christmas more than 400 choirs across Britain will be performing the famous Hallelujah chorus.

UK’s Wall head and shoulders above rest of nation

John Wall has only played eight college games after UK’s win vs. UConn in NYC, but Jeff Goodman says he’s already the nation’s best.

Indian regulator action against Barclays

Securities and Exchange Board of India puts participatory notes business on hold until it is satsfied by systems and controls at UK bank’s Indian operations

Miley Cyrus Covers Poison’s ‘Every Rose Has Its Thorn’

Miley Cyrus has covered Poison’s “Every Rose Has Its Thorn.” The pop star is also pondering a musical hiatus: “I kind of want this to be my last record for a little while.”