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Italy and Vatican City added to UK quarantine list

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 18:54
Travellers from Italy must self-isolate for 14 days as of Sunday, the government says.

Coronavirus: US poverty rises as aid winds down

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 18:14
Poverty rates and jobless claims in the US are rising, amid disagreement over further pandemic aid.

Coronavirus: Gym owner fined for refusing to close in Covid shutdown

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 15:29
The Merseyside gym stayed open despite the area facing the highest level of coronavirus restrictions.

Brexit: PM 'disappointed' with progress ahead of EU summit

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 12:04
Boris Johnson has previously set Thursday's EU meeting as the deadline for a post-Brexit deal.

High charges for rural broadband investigated by Ofcom

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 11:21
Homes are entitled to broadband connections of 10Mbps under government rules but at what cost?

Franco Manca owner Fulham Shore lambasts ailing rivals

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 09:34
Fulham Shore says too many restaurants thought they could "swim like Mark Spitz" but were barely afloat.

Heineken fined for forcing pubs to stock too many of its beers

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 09:18
The firm's pubs division is fined £2m for breaching rules, but it says it is considering an appeal.

Marstons to cut up to 2,150 furloughed jobs

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 09:00
The pub and brewing group is set to make redundancies as the current wage subsidy scheme nears its end.

Ryanair cuts back winter flight schedule

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 08:20
The airline says it is responding to increased flight restrictions imposed because of the pandemic.

Virgin Australia boss quits ahead of new ownership

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 06:10
Paul Scurrah had reportedly clashed with Bain Capital over plans to make it a low cost-carrier.

A hit share market debut for BTS's music label

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 02:13
Big Hit Entertainment's shares more than doubled on debut on South Korea's Kospi exchange.

Why Africa's animation scene is booming

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 00:10
While the film sector struggles to produce new content, the global demand for animation has soared.

Fraud victim: 'I got the shakes every time I went online'

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 00:05
As coronavirus adds to online fraud activity and anxiety, one victim tells of his ordeal.

Will we be getting our cash from shops, not ATMs?

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 00:01
People will be able to get cashback from local stores without having to buy anything, under Treasury plans.

Quality Street missing 'the Chocolate Brownie one'

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 22:16
Manufacturing problems mean some tins don't include the full range of chocolates.

Morrisons and Waitrose ditch glitter for Christmas

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 20:28
The supermarkets won't use glitter in own-brand crackers and cards as part of sustainability efforts.

Covid-19: A thousand Bernard Matthews staff in Suffolk to have tests

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 19:23
More testing comes after 72 members of staff at a turkey plant were confirmed to have the virus.

Coronavirus: Thousands of self-employed quizzed over grants

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 17:36
The UK's tax authority has written to traders asking whether they claimed support without being eligible.

Shops and police in stand-off over enforcing mask wearing

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 17:01
Retailers and law enforcers pass the buck on who should ensure shoppers follow rules.

The gyms defying the Liverpool lockdown

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 15:22
EmpoweredFit is one of dozens of gyms in Merseyside to remain open despite new rules ordering them to close.