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Sacked vegan brings landmark discrimination case

Thu, 01/02/2020 - 03:04
A tribunal will decide for the first time if veganism is a "philosophical belief" akin to a religion.

Rail fares rise by 2.7%, hitting millions of commuters

Thu, 01/02/2020 - 02:27
Many passengers are facing an increase of more than £100 for annual season tickets.

Climate change hope for hydrogen fuel

Thu, 01/02/2020 - 00:02
A trial where hydrogen is added to natural gas raises hopes of a low-carbon heating revolution.

Carlos Ghosn: How did the Nissan ex-boss flee from Japan?

Wed, 01/01/2020 - 14:39
The former car titan was awaiting trial on financial misconduct charges. Then he appeared in Lebanon.

Lloyds Banking Group online services down

Wed, 01/01/2020 - 12:29
Customers of Lloyds, Halifax and Bank of Scotland were locked out of their online banking services.

The model swapping fast fashion for sustainability

Wed, 01/01/2020 - 08:39
A model thinks she can persuade people to swap clothes instead of buying new ones.

Why mature dating apps are coming of age

Wed, 01/01/2020 - 01:06
An increasing number of older people are turning to dating apps for mature people, in a quest for love.

Lewis Capaldi named the UK's biggest-selling musician of 2019

Wed, 01/01/2020 - 00:30
The Scottish star helped the UK music industry towards a fifth consecutive year of growth.

'I still have confidence in package holidays'

Wed, 01/01/2020 - 00:29
New research suggests most people still want to book package holidays despite what happened after the collapse of Thomas Cook.

Crossrail boss says managers 'have a grip' on project

Wed, 01/01/2020 - 00:03
The route is already two years late and more than £2bn over budget.

Whisky casks up for sale in online auction 'first'

Wed, 01/01/2020 - 00:02
A whisky firm says two dozen barrels will feature in the "world's first dedicated online auction" for casks.

Trump sets date for signing US-China 'deal'

Tue, 12/31/2019 - 15:57
The US president says he will sign a limited agreement with China on 15 January.

Carlos Ghosn lawyer stunned as Nissan ex-boss flees Japan for Lebanon

Tue, 12/31/2019 - 15:32
It is unclear how the ex-Nissan boss, who was awaiting trial, managed to flee to Lebanon.

ScotRail racks up £10m loss amid contract woes

Tue, 12/31/2019 - 14:44
The company that runs Scotland's rail services reports losses of £10m after its contract is ended early.

Global markets end 2019 with healthy gains

Tue, 12/31/2019 - 14:42
Major share indexes end the year sharply higher despite a year of global financial uncertainty.

Consumers' five biggest complaints revealed by Citizens Advice

Tue, 12/31/2019 - 14:00
Problems with used cars top the list as a charity urges people to keep records of poor service or goods.

Sonos in bricked speaker 'recycling' row

Tue, 12/31/2019 - 10:58
Customers who recycle old speakers qualify for a 30% discount on new products but there is a catch.

Huawei: 'Survival will be our priority' in 2020

Tue, 12/31/2019 - 01:10
The firm admits life will be "difficult" after the Trump administration banned the firm in the US.

Local shops urge action to save cash machines

Tue, 12/31/2019 - 00:24
The Link network should raise the fee it pays cash machine operators, say convenience store owners.

What were the top business stories of 2019?

Tue, 12/31/2019 - 00:21
It was a year of unrest and upheaval, with protests in Hong Kong, and US-China trade tensions.