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Debenhams attempts to 'bring joy back' to High Street

6 hours 48 min ago
The department store chain will open a new branch on Thursday as it tries to revive its fortunes on the High Street.

India's solar power ambitions

6 hours 50 min ago
India has big solar ambitions, but could recent policy uncertainties cast a shadow on its plans?

The female pilot teaching African women to fly

6 hours 54 min ago
Refilwe Ledwaba is South Africa’s first black female helicopter pilot and wants other women to follow her.

How translation apps are ironing out embarrassing gaffes

6 hours 56 min ago
The goal of real-time natural language translation is getting closer, but mistakes still happen.

Donald Trump hails South Korea trade deal

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 23:21
It marks the first trade agreement finalised by the US president.

Scammers steal half a billion pounds from UK banking customers

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 23:04
Fraudsters managed to steal more than £500m from UK banking customers in the first half of 2018.

Brexit: Flights 'at risk' under no-deal, government warns

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 17:24
Guidance papers say airlines would lose automatic rights to fly from UK to EU without an agreement.

WH Smith halts Debenhams gift card sales

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 17:03
The department store group says it is in talks with the High Street chain over the move.

Murdoch: What next for the media mogul after Sky deal?

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 15:30
The Australian tycoon retains a sprawling media empire across three continents despite selling Sky.

Oil price jumps as Opec keeps output steady

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 14:55
Brent crude hits four-year highs after oil-producing countries fail to agree an increase in production.

Weight Watchers slims down in rebrand

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 13:46
The firm says the change to WW reflects its development from focusing on weight loss to overall health.

Versace set to be sold in $2bn deal

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 11:47
Michael Kors is reported to be buying the Italian fashion house founded by Gianni Versace in 1978.

Barrick and Randgold to create world's biggest miner

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 11:07
Barrick Gold's purchase of Randgold Resources will create a company worth about $18bn.

3D-printed gun pioneer bailed after sex assault charge

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 10:12
Cody Wilson has been released from prison in Houston after being charged with the sexual assault of an under-age girl.

Oil firm in major North Sea gas discovery

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 10:12
The energy company says initial tests off Shetland indicated there could be one trillion cubic feet of gas which could be extracted.

Thomas Cook blames heatwave for profit warning

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 08:11
Customers stayed at home to enjoy the sunshine, instead of booking holidays abroad, the holiday firm says.

Carrefour denies making bid approach for Casino

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 07:53
Casino says it has rejected a bid approach from Carrefour, which denies any kind of approach.

US-China trade: US set to impose biggest round of tariffs yet

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 03:38
About half of all Chinese products entering the US will be subject to the new duties after this round.

'They were not comfortable about hiring a woman'

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 00:24
When Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw couldn't get a job as a brewer because she was a woman, she set up a drugs business that is now worth $5.6bn.

Shared ownership: Problems halved or doubled?

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 00:23
Shared ownership, Help to Buy, and the Starter Home scheme can be confusing. Are they the answer for buying a first home?