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Germany will use its G20 Presidency to nudge world leaders towards a global price on carbon, say officials.
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Average incomes crept up last year but pensioners have seen the biggest rises since the financial crisis.
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The channel tunnel passenger service reports a drop in passenger numbers after terrorists struck.
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Of the people with standalone landlines in their homes, 71% are aged 65 or over, an Ofcom report says.
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The Japanese carmaker is upgrading its Burnaston plant near Derby, which employs 2,500 people.
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Vote of confidence
16 Mar 2017 0:17:03
Toyota's decision to invest £240m in its UK operations will be welcome news for the UK car industry.
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The coins, dating from 1847 to 1915, may have been deliberately hidden, experts say.
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Anil Agarwal plans to spend up to £2bn buying a stake in the diamond and platinum miner.
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The supermarket's underlying sales fall in a "very competitive" market, but Argos reports growth.
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The company behind Crossrail and other key engineering projects reports a profit after two troubled years.
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In his last BBC interview, the statistician highlighted five key ways demographics are shaping the world.
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Record numbers of songbirds are still being killed on a British military base in Cyprus.
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The role of "family offices" in protecting wealth needs more scrutiny, says LSE research.
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The art of science - captivating scientific images from the 2017 Wellcome Image Awards.
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Astronomer Susan Murabana takes a telescope round Kenya to enthuse schoolchildren.
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Could circular runways be the future of air travel? Aviation expert Henk Hesselink of the Netherlands Aerospace Centre believes so.
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Extra cost of wind and solar power outweighed by energy saving, says report.
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The Trump administration will boost military spending by $54bn, paid for by deep cuts elsewhere.
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We meet one tiny international competitor from Asia and her mum to find out more about life as a child beauty pageant star.
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'No sex, no politics'
16 Mar 2017 0:00:47
Etiquette experts and business coaches guide us through the minefield that is the business lunch.
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A deadly haze of air pollution over China in 2013 has been linked to the melting of Arctic sea ice.
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Access to flower-rich habitats is key to the survival of wild bumblebees, say ecologists.
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The US Federal Reserve raises its key interest rate for only the third time in a decade.
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Slow burn
15 Mar 2017 8:27:47
The US central bank takes another step towards ending the exceptional response prompted by the financial crisis.
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National Insurance U-turn
15 Mar 2017 7:19:09
How many people will now pay less National Insurance as a result of the chancellor's change of heart?
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