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Missing marvel
Today » 3:46:28
Tim Harford chose 50 essential inventions that shaped the modern economy, but what should be the 51st?
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The secrets of a hardware store which opened in 1867 and is still going strong.
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An online petition already has 400,000 names after it was announced Uber would lose its London licence.
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Ratings agency cites concerns about the UK's public finances and economic uncertainty around Brexit.
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Rounding up
Yesterday » 3:10:51
The round £1 coin will no longer be legal tender from 16 October when shops can refuse to accept them.
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The Facebook chief executive says he still plans to sell up to $12bn (£9bn) of stock to fund philanthropy.
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Married couples - or those in civil partnerships - can claim a tax allowance worth £230 a year.
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UK tech firm Imagination, which has designed chips for iPhones, is being bought for £550m.
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After Theresa May's Brexit speech, business groups say it is now time for progress on trade and transition.
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UK prime minister says transition period needed before new "partnership" with EU, in Brexit speech.
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President Trump will make a decision on help for US solar manufacturers after a trade panel ruling.
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The near-6,000 sq km block of ice known as A-68 looks finally to be on the move.
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The man who's turning food waste into maggot-based animal feed.
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With more than half of the world population living in cities, one thing is undeniable: we are an urban species. Part game, part urban planning sketching tool, "Cities: Skylines" encourages people to use their creativity and self-expression to rethink the cities of tomorrow. Designer Karoliina Korppoo takes us on a tour through some extraordinary places users have created, from futuristic fantasy cities to remarkably realistic landscapes. What does your dream city look like?
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Vauxhall's main distribution centre in Luton was one of the largest facilities in the country when it opened in 1967.
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Big kids
Yesterday » 2:15:11
High street brands are currently enamoured with unicorns, mermaids, My Little Pony and Polly Pocket.
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The BBC meets the women in Gambia who are harvesting oysters for food and for water purification.
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Could maggots boost global food output? One South African firm is using them to boost limited stocks of fishmeal.
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Farmers in South Africa are using drones to help them increase crop yields.
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The number of overseas visitors to the UK topped four million in July for the first time.
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Ride-hailing app Uber "not fit and proper" to operate in London, transport regulator says.
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The eurozone economy ended the third quarter of the year on a strong note, a survey indicates.
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The town immortalised by 'The Office' is a "prime spot" for jobs and a good quality of life.
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Smiths Group shares drop 4% despite the engineering group reporting a rise in annual profits.
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Analysts say the situation would have to be catastrophic for investors to flee the currency.
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