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France Telecom suicides: Former bosses face trial

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 20:13
They are accused of "moral harassment" following a spate of suicides among staff in the late 2000s.

Chinese media mock Trump over tariffs

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 12:01
The US plans to impose tariffs on Chinese goods draw mocking criticism from the state news agency.

Thousands of council tenants could get water payouts

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 05:06
Up to 460,000 council and housing association tenants could get cash back from their water bills.

Theranos founder hit with criminal charges

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 23:25
Elizabeth Holmes is charged with fraud over claims made for blood tests her company developed.

'Scammers struck as my mum was dying'

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 22:35
The 42-year-old victim was tricked out of £13,000 in a sophisticated scam increasingly used by fraudsters.

Trump puts 25% tariff on Chinese goods

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 15:23
President Trump unveils 25% tariffs on $34bn worth of Chinese goods, accusing Beijing of intellectual copyright theft.

No date set for betting machine stakes cut, government admits

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 14:14
New rules to reduce the maximum bet on "crack cocaine" gambling machines could take two years to come in, reports say.

Equitable Life is sold for £1.8bn

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 14:03
Eighteen years after its near-collapse, the insurer is being bought by Life Company Consolidation Group.

East Yorkshire factory wins £1.5bn Tube train deal

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 12:46
London Underground orders 94 new trains as part of an upgrade to the Piccadilly Line.

Govia Thameslink chief executive Charles Horton resigns

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 12:34
Charles Horton is to step down following major disruption for rail passengers.

TSB fraud victim charged fees by bank

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 12:34
Richard Lewis has been unable to access his account since the bank froze it last month.

Google diversity figures show little change

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 12:33
The tech giant's new reports reveals that fewer than 30% of its global staff are women.

Ebbw Vale firm Transcend Packaging lands McDonald's deal

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 09:54
Transcend Packaging is one of two firms which will supply the fast-food giant with paper straws.

China vows fast response to US tariffs

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 09:29
China will respond quickly to protect itself if the US hurts its interests, Beijing says.

Stobart Group defiant after ex-boss sacked from board

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 08:15
The owner of Southend and Carlislie airports defends its decision to sack former boss Andrew Tinkler.

Tesco says growth 'on track' as sales rise again

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 08:10
The UK's largest supermarket group reports its 10th consecutive quarter of rising sales.

China's ride-hailing giant Didi to launch in Australia

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 06:07
China's Didi Chuxing will compete with India's Ola and Uber when it launches in Melbourne on 25 June.

McDonald's to ditch plastic straws

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 05:03
The fast food giant will swap plastic straws for paper ones in all its UK and Ireland restaurants.

Kellogg's recalls Honey Smacks cereals over salmonella fears

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 03:54
There are concerns the cereal product could be linked to dozens of cases of salmonella across the US.

AT&T completes its takeover of Time Warner

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 03:07
The merger of the two giants could shake up the US media scene for years to come.