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Homeowners near the controversial line will be given up to £100,000, even if they decide not to move, under government proposals.
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A new investment group is looking for small British luxury brands to emulate the success of the established luxury heavyweights.
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The region of ocean floor where Malaysia Airlines MH370 is thought to have come down was mapped by satellites that inferred the shape of the seabed from the shape of the water surface above.
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Several technology companies are advising the public that they should change all their passwords after the discovery of a major security flaw.
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Britain's first cloned dog has been born after her owner won a competition offering the procedure for free.
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Consumers made more than a million complaints about PPI mis-selling in the second half of 2013, but the flood of gripes is slowing.
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A rogue bird threatens to destroy the clutch of four peregrine falcon eggs being nurtured on the spire of Norwich Cathedral.
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The European Commission proposes new rules to boost shareholder power and control executive pay, in the latest Brussels move over remuneration.
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The UK's goods trade deficit with the rest of the world narrowed in February by more than expected, helped by a fall in imports, official data shows.
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Shop prices in March fell at their fastest annual rate on record as retailers competed for custom, the British Retail Consortium (BRC) says.
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A wolf is spotted in the woods of the Czech Republic, a hundred years after it disappeared from the area.
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The largest independent Co-op society, Midcounties, will "vote against" plans to overhaul the Co-op Group it can be reformed, our business editor has learned.
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Female humpback whales with calves head for the shallows to avoid sexual harassment, according to a new study.
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Australia's high-end retailer David Jones recommends that shareholders accept a $2bn takeover offer from South Africa's Woolworths.
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A growing number of people are using companies offering weekly rental services to buy big ticket items when money is tight, but are these companies cashing in on people's poverty?
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Japan's Olympus faces lawsuits from six banks seeking compensation over false financial statements issued by the firm from 2000 to 2011.
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Japanese carmaker Toyota is recalling 6.4 million vehicles globally due to five separate issues, including problems with steering columns.
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Why US investment funds have a growing interest in Northern Ireland
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Ovo Energy, a small power company, pledges to bring annual energy bills to under £1,000 amid an inquiry into the "big six" energy firms.
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An independent Scotland could expect to lose subsidies to green energy investment from the rest of the UK, the UK government warns.
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Campaigners call on ministers to change rules that mean forces widows have to give up their spouse's pension if they remarry or cohabit.
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Indian political parties explain their economic policies to the BBC's Shilpa Kannan as voting gets underway in national elections.
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French sheep farmers guard against wolf threat
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In the latest edition of our Cool Jobs series, Sharanjit Leyl speaks to celebrity party organiser, Olga Iserlis.
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A TV advert for payday loans firm Wonga is banned after the advertising watchdog ruled it confused the public about the interest rates that applied.
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