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Cheaper food drives UK inflation lower in September

2 hours 44 min ago
Consumer prices falls more than expected to 2.4% in September after hitting six-month high in August.
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Flybe shares sink on profit warning

3 hours 50 min ago
Regional airline expects an annual loss more than three times higher than its previous estimate.
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Asos still in fashion as profits and sales keep soaring

4 hours 7 min ago
Shares in the online fast fashion retailer recover some ground on strong results.
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Canada cashes in on legal cannabis

4 hours 21 min ago
The legalisation of cannabis in Canada could have a huge impact on the country's economy.
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Canada becomes second country to legalise recreational marijuana

6 hours 29 min ago
The country becomes only the second nation in the world, after Uruguay, to legalise recreational use.
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Christine Lagarde: IMF chief won't attend Saudi event

8 hours 56 min ago
The IMF chief delays a trip to the Middle East after the disappearance of a prominent journalist.
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US plans trade deals with UK, Japan and EU

10 hours 8 min ago
The US wants to negotiate three separate trade deals, but talks with the UK would start after Brexit.
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Why dumping rubbish is a waste of money

12 hours 52 min ago
Dumping rubbish is a waste of valuable resources, says Arthur Huang - and his company is showing why.
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‘School for politicians’ gets a taste of power

12 hours 53 min ago
Tired of corruption, business people in Brazil come together to forge a new generation of lawmakers.
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Should universities consider ethnicity in admissions?

12 hours 55 min ago
Harvard has been accused of racial bias in picking students. Should universities really consider ethnic backgrounds?
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Spotify ad banned for causing 'distress' to children

12 hours 57 min ago
The advert mimicked a horror movie and was likely to scare youngsters, the ad authority says.
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The loss of the great romantics

13 hours 2 min ago
The majority of those tricked out of money after meeting people on dating sites lost more than £2,000.
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Love Island breast enlargement ad banned

13 hours 2 min ago
A TV ad showing young women with breast implants feeling "amazing" is banned by advertising watchdog.
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How California is changing the US

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 23:25
In privacy law, marijuana and minimum wage, California is shaping national debate.
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Trump calls Federal Reserve 'my biggest threat'

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 22:26
The US President has escalated his war of words against America's central bank.
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Netflix adds more subscribers than thought

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 21:58
The firm added nearly seven million subscribers in the quarter against a forecast of five million.
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Walmart rises despite lower profit forecast

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 20:33
The US retailer is battling to retain its place as world's largest retailer.
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Unilad web publisher bought by LADbible

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 18:07
The move safeguards more than 200 jobs at the viral publisher, which collapsed with debts of £6.5m.
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Aldi and Lidl included in Sainsbury's-Asda competition probe

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 14:23
The growth of Aldi and Lidl will be considered in a review of the planned supermarket merger.
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Grant Thornton chief executive Sacha Romanovitch departs

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:30
Sacha Romanovitch, the first woman to run a big City accounting firm, is leaving Grant Thornton.
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