Lady Gaga mulls new fragrance smelling of ‘blood and semen’

Possibly not one for your mother then on her birthday. Fashion sheet Fashionista reports that the ‘nose’ hired to produce big-selling popstress Lady Gaga’s first fragrance is considering one based on the above two ingredients. Now this may just be ...

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The big News of the World scandal isn’t the phone hacking it’s the Establishment cover-up

And the cover-up embraces News International journalists, its managers (many of whom are former hacks) and the very highest levels of ultimate owner News Corporation whose senior executives, including one R. Murdoch, were hardly unaware of the prevailing culture at ...

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Publicis Groupe buys London agency Chemistry for £14.5m

We may still be short of big deals but there are lots of smaller ones about, Publicis Groupe has just bought listed London integrated agency Chemistry for £14.5m. Here’s Campaign’s report. Shareholders of Chemistry Communications Group, which is listed on ...

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Facebook ups stakes in local game by buying Seattle start-up Rel8tion

Blimey there’s horrible name for you. Anyway, undeterred obviously, Facebook has bought Rel8tion, an embryo local online advertising specialist, to help its drive to point more of its 500m plus users to local shops and services. Local sales are increasingly ...

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