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Why the bicycle's future looks bright

Tue, 04/30/2019 - 00:11
The bicycle ushered in a manufacturing revolution as well as a social one, and is doing so again.

How tech is bringing Israelis and Palestinians together

Tue, 04/30/2019 - 00:08
Young people on either side of a decades-old conflict seldom meet, but tech is building bridges.

Debenhams closures: Four ways to use the empty stores

Tue, 04/30/2019 - 00:05
Across the UK, empty department stores are being turned into everything from housing to arts spaces.

Operators say government should lose oversight of rail

Tue, 04/30/2019 - 00:05
Long-distance routes should also be serviced by more than one company to spark competition, they said.

WeWork office giant plans US share listing

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 23:06
The US firm which offers shared office space around the world is yet to make a profit.

Google owner Alphabet misses sales forecasts

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 23:01
Shares in the internet giant tumble nearly 7% after its sales growth falls short of forecasts.

Boeing safety system not at fault, says chief executive

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 21:11
Dennis Muilenburg says a safety mechanism was only one factor in two fatal Boeing plane crashes.

Woodstock 50 anniversary festival cancelled, investor says

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 20:22
Rapper Jay-Z, singer Miley Cyrus and the Killers band were booked to play at Woodstock 50 in New York.

Huawei: US official warns 'no safe level' of involvement with tech giant

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 19:51
Intelligence sharing will be at risk if countries use the firm to build 5G networks, official says.

Is the UK economy at a new moment of sea-change?

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 18:34
Forty years ago Mrs Thatcher came to power, is the UK economy at another historic moment of change?

Mastercard and Visa agree to cut overseas card fees

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 17:33
The European Commission says the deal will lead to "lower prices for European retailers to do business".

Ocado warehouse fire in Andover started by battery fault

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 17:19
At the height of the blaze, more than 300 firefighters worked to tackled the flames.

US firm apologises for seeking 'preferably Caucasian' candidate

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 17:14
A US firm has apologised for a job ad that stated it would prefer white candidates.

Labour's John McDonnell says UK economy requires 'revolution'

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 17:00
Shadow chancellor says people want change in a Newsnight series marking Mrs Thatcher's election.

Quietly-spoken investor seeks change at Barclays

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 12:06
British-born but US-based investor Edward Bramson is seeking election to the bank's board on Thursday.

Almost a third of graduates 'overeducated' for their job

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 11:01
The Office for National Statistics says 31% of graduates are overeducated for their job.