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House prices rise fastest in North West

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 11:11
Property in the region climbed 5.6% in the past 12 months, while London prices fell 0.7%.

Tesco's new discount chain Jack's takes on Aldi and Lidl

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 10:58
The new supermarket aims to have the cheapest prices and will offer far fewer products than Tesco.

Tesco opens new Jack's discount store

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 10:27
Supermarket group Tesco launches the first outlet of its discount Jack's chain.

Danske Bank boss quits over money-laundering scandal

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 08:37
Thomas Borgen steps down after "indications" that its Estonian branch was used for money-laundering.

Sainsbury's-Asda deal faces investigation

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 08:10
The Competition and Markets Authority said the merger "raises sufficient concerns" for investigation.

China won't devalue yuan to boost exports, says Premier Li

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 07:56
China's Premier Li Keqiang says it is essential to uphold principles of free trade and multilateralism.

IBM launches tool aimed at detecting AI bias

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 06:58
IBM is launching software which will monitor algorithms in real time and highlight how they make decisions.

Facebook accused of job ad gender discrimination

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 01:12
Women in three US states were allegedly not shown job ads for certain "male-dominated professions".

The weird and wonderful life of Elon Musk

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:52
Elon Musk has found success with PayPal and Tesla - and has a colourful private life to match.

The chef using 60,000-year-old recipes

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:27
A top chef says his awards are owed to learning skills from indigenous Australian recipes and ingredients.

Will we ever get self-healing smartphones?

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:25
How likely is it that we will see mobile phones that use self-healing materials any time soon?

The secret life of a female bodyguard

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:24
Jacquie Davis, the UK's first female bodyguard, talks about hostage rescues and undercover surveillance.

'Wild West' Bitcoin 'should be regulated'

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:15
Digital currencies pose a "litany of risks" and investors have little protection, says an MPs' committee.

Millions overcharged for mobile contracts

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:15
Citizens Advice says many consumers are still charged for smartphones even after they are paid off.

Qantas mulls plane gyms as prepares for 20-hour flights

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:14
The Australian airline wants to launch non-stop flights between London and Sydney by 2022.

SeaWorld and ex-boss to pay $5m to settle fraud claim

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 23:39
The marine park misled investors over the impact of the documentary Blackfish, the US regulator says.

Apple pays disputed Irish tax bill

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 18:17
The tech giant has paid €14bn, that the European Commission ruled it owed due to illegal tax breaks.

UK-US trade deal should include free movement, groups urge

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 18:05
Free market think tanks say workers should be free to travel between the countries.

Tesla shares hit by criminal probe report

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 17:11
Elon Musk claimed he had secured funding to take the firm private but later dropped the idea.

Ferrari to launch 15 new models by 2022

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 15:43
The sports carmaker embarks on an "ambitious" five-year growth strategy under its new boss.