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Mobile phone giant Vodafone says its underlying business is now growing for the first time since 2008, helped by a revival in Europe.
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The FTSE 100 rises in early trade, lifted by Taylor Wimpey after the housebuilder announced plans for a special dividend.
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Banks should cap monthly unarranged overdraft fees and warn customers if they are about to go overdrawn, says the regulator.
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The Australian government will delay its plan to introduce a so-called "backpacker tax" after a backlash from farmers and the tourism industry.
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China's ICBC, the world's biggest bank by assets, is buying a massive vault in London as it looks to grow its gold and precious metals business.
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Asian stock markets rally on Tuesday after crude oil prices hit a six-month high, sparking gains in energy-related shares.
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The decline in Scotch whisky exports in recent years is showing signs of slowing, according to a report by the Scotch Whisky Association.
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In a major genetic study, scientists trace the historic global spread of a cancer transmitted between mating dogs.
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A classic car investor tells the BBC's Sharanjit Leyl how he goes about choosing which one to buy.
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The boss of one the world's largest oil companies, Total, says it will continue to invest in the UK and that oil and gas production in the North Sea has a future.
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The tech start-up planning to shake up the legal world
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The company hoping that its artificial intelligence tools will make lawyers' lives easier.
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The BBC's Michelle Fleury put nutritional drink Soylent to the taste test on the streets of New York.
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How co-operating flying robots will change the way we work
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Officials at Yellowstone National Park reveal that they had to put down a newborn bison after some tourists put it in the boot of their car.
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Microblogging site Twitter is to stop counting photos and links in its 140-character limit for tweets, a report says.
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A Ukrainian man has pleaded guilty to his role in a hacking and insider trading scheme, US officials say.
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The billionaire investor Warren Buffett has revealed that his investment firm Berkshire Hathaway has bought a $1bn stake in Apple.
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British Airways customers could be charged for meals on short-haul flights to help the airline compete with budget rivals, according to media reports.
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What if we could peek inside our brains and see our dreams -- or even shape them? Studying memory-specific brain cells, neuroscientist (and ex-hacker) Moran Cerf found that our sleeping brains retain some of the content we encounter when we're awake and that our dreams can influence our waking actions. Where could this lead us? "Neuroscientists are now giving us a new tool to control our dreams," Cerf says, "a new canvas that flickers to life when we fall asleep."
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An "intelligent" prosthetic limb, improved MRI scanners and green engines are the three finalists for a major UK engineering prize.
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Drugmaker Pfizer will acquire the maker of a new eczema treatment in a deal worth $5.2bn (£3.6bn).
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April was the seventh month in a row to have broken global temperature records, Nasa figures show.
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Dutch electronics firm Philips plans to sell 25% of shares in its Philips Lighting division on the stock market.
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The effects from riding four 'gyroscopes'
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