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Chris Grayling: Passengers were let down

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 09:57
Transport secretary says he will work to make the system better to avoid a repeat of the timetabling problems that caused mass cancellations on the railways over the summer.

Australia strawberry scare: Woolworths halts sewing needle sales

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 06:02
The Australian supermarket giant says the move is a temporary one amid a strawberry safety scare.

Hologram phone calls - sci-fi or serious possibility?

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 00:54
With 5G, experts say we could enjoy virtual reality in HD on our mobiles and even project holographics.

Trump's tariffs putting the squeeze on the Midwest

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 00:51
Companies in the US state of Wisconsin show how President Trump's trade war with China is continuing to hurt.

Brexit will have 'worse economic impact on UK than EU'

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 00:50
Proportionally the UK stands to lose more, says Jean-Claude Trichet, former European Central Bank boss.

India's only self-made female billionaire

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 00:44
Self-made billionaire Kiran Mazumdar Shaw shares her secrets for succeeding in a man's world.

Rail: 'Lack of accountability' led to timetable chaos

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 00:38
Poor accountability was to blame for severe rail disruption last May, a regulator has said.

Three water companies warned by watchdog

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 00:14
The Consumer Council for Water tells firms to improve customer service and reduce complaints.

Equifax fined by ICO over data breach that hit Britons

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 00:12
The UK's Information Commissioner's Office imposes a fine of £500,000 over the 2017 breach.

'Why sheep are important to my wine bar'

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 00:10
Sheep farmers fear a no-deal Brexit could have a "devastating" impact on rural market towns.

Labour calls for ban on gambling advertising

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 00:09
The party also proposes a levy on gambling firms and a ban on using credit cards to pay for bets.

Argentine GDP in steepest fall since 2014

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 22:24
The country's economy contracted by 4.2% in the second quarter compared to a year ago.

Jack Ma rows back on pledge to create one million US jobs

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 21:01
The Alibaba chair says he can no longer create one million US jobs because of rising US-China tensions.

EU wants 'full picture' on Amazon data use

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 17:07
Officials have concerns about potential conflicts of interest, says competition chief Margrethe Vestager.

Ryanair investors 'may lose voting rights'

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 15:58
UK shareholders are concerned about their rights in the event of a hard Brexit ahead of the AGM.

Wagon Wheels maker Burton's sells chocolate plant to Swiss firm

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 15:16
The Swiss firm will take on all 48 staff working at Burton's manufacturing site in Wirral.

Retailer Orla Kiely ceases trading on cash crunch

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 13:25
Orla Kiely's shops and website have closed after its parent company went into administration.

Cathay Pacific spells own name wrong on new plane

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 12:35
Cathay Pacific misspelled its name as "Cathay Paciic" on the side of one of its planes.

Sony unveils mini PlayStation Classic console

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 11:28
Tekken 3 and Ridge Racer are among the titles on Sony's new miniature PlayStation.

UK inflation hits six-month high of 2.7%

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 11:17
The UK inflation rate for August unexpectedly rises to 2.7%, the highest in six months.