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Thomas Cook staff say 'benefits system has failed them'

Mon, 12/23/2019 - 00:02
Thomas Cook staff say the benefits system has failed them, leaving them desperate and distressed.

Finding work when you are autistic and have a learning disability

Mon, 12/23/2019 - 00:01
One man explains why mucking out the pigs on a farm is his dream job.

'Fashion industry's pollution made me cry'

Sun, 12/22/2019 - 23:59
Yael Aflalo on the trip to China that sparked the growth of her California-based Reformation chain.

Emanuel Ungaro: French fashion designer Emanuel dies aged 86

Sun, 12/22/2019 - 17:17
Clothes from the designer's fashion house have been seen on everyone from Jackie Kennedy to Katy Perry.

Tesco halts production at Chinese factory over alleged 'forced' labour

Sun, 12/22/2019 - 07:28
It comes after a girl reportedly found a message from Chinese prisoners in a box of Tesco Christmas cards.

Whirlpool: MPs call on washing machine firm to offer swift refunds

Sun, 12/22/2019 - 01:33
The company is recalling half a million washing machines but some MPs are calling on it to do more.

Sacla', Waitrose and Aldi pesto products recalled over peanut fears

Sat, 12/21/2019 - 21:54
The affected products include the brand Sacla' as well as supermarkets Waitrose and Aldi.

Cobham takeover: Boris Johnson defends £4bn sale to US equity firm

Sat, 12/21/2019 - 18:34
Critics say there are still national security questions over the sale of Cobham to a US equity firm.

Is Barbie's makeover working?

Sat, 12/21/2019 - 00:43
Barbie has been given a makeover to be more diverse and empowered - but will that give her a place under the Christmas tree?

UK approves £4bn takeover of defence company Cobham

Fri, 12/20/2019 - 23:13
The government has cleared Advent's £4bn takeover bid for British firm Cobham.

Dumfries and Galloway wind farm deal worth £104m agreed

Fri, 12/20/2019 - 20:13
The agreement involves two projects in southern Scotland where construction has yet to begin.

What does the Bank of England governor actually do?

Fri, 12/20/2019 - 18:38
It's the top job at an institution that can affect the finances of people across the UK, but what does it involve?

Jewellery brand boss: 'Make your own rules'

Fri, 12/20/2019 - 15:53
Jewellery brand boss: "Make your own rules, because the old industry may not apply any more."

France Télécom suicides: Three former bosses jailed

Fri, 12/20/2019 - 12:52
The three are found guilty of "institutional moral harassment" that saw staff deaths in the 2000s.

HSBC customers hit by two IT glitches within hours

Fri, 12/20/2019 - 12:38
The bank joked "the elves had just got out in our server rooms and run amok" before a second fault.

Andrew Bailey's 'slow and steady' rise to power

Fri, 12/20/2019 - 09:29
Andrew Bailey, the new Bank of England governor, was an early favourite for the job.

Bank of England: What does the governor do?

Fri, 12/20/2019 - 08:53
Andrew Bailey has been appointed as the governor of the Bank of England.

VW hit with record fine in Australia over emissions scandal

Fri, 12/20/2019 - 08:08
The fine is to settle lawsuits over the German car giant's global emissions scandal.

Heathrow third runway 'delayed for 12 months'

Fri, 12/20/2019 - 00:53
The airport claims a decision by the aviation regulator to limit its spending will delay progress.

'I want my chemotherapy to help others touched by cancer'

Fri, 12/20/2019 - 00:09
BBC Click reporter LJ Rich, who is undergoing 10 sessions of treatment, shares her experiences.

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