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Written complaints made by customers to their water providers have fallen for the sixth year in a row in England and Wales, figures from a watchdog show.
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Four of Britain's biggest bookmakers announce a series of voluntary measures aimed at addressing public concerns about gambling.
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The world's biggest producer of canned tuna, Thai Union Frozen Products, is buying Norwegian seafood firm King Oscar for an undisclosed sum.
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Nick Higham talks to Israeli historian Yuval Noah Harari about his book Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
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Half of all adults between the age of 18 and 60 still do not have a pension, with millions saying they simply can not afford it.
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Europe's Rosetta mission, which aims to land on a 4km-wide comet later this year, identifies what it thinks is the safest place to touch down.
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Sinopec strikes a deal with 25 local and foreign investors to sell 30% of its retail arm in a deal valued at $17.5bn.
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Pilots for Air France begin a week-long strike which will cut more than half of its flights.
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The first Android One handsets go on sale in India, offering “high quality” features and downloads at a relatively low price.
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BBC Inside Out meets the 83-year-old call centre worker from Sunderland who says he cannot afford to retire.
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The Chinese sturgeon, thought to have existed for more than 140 million years, is now on the brink of extinction, say local media.
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The European Space Agency is about to announce the site on Comet 67P where the Rosetta mission will try to make a historic landing.
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Have Saudis done enough to keep Hajj safe from deadly virus?
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Dutch brewing giant Heineken has rejected a takeover offer from SABMiller saying the proposal is "non-actionable".
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Confidence among small business continues to improve, according to a survey by the Federation of Small Businesses.
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The National Housing Federation says first time buyers need 10 times the deposit they did in the 1980s making home ownership an exclusive members' club.
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Construction has begun on a giant observation tower in the heart of the Amazon basin in Brazil to monitor climate change.
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Retailer Phones 4U is to fall into administration putting 5,596 jobs at risk.
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Novo Banco, the "good bank" created from troubled Portuguese lender Banco Espirito Santo (BES) names Eduardo Stock da Cunha its new chief executive.
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'I like being a big fish in a small pond'
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Qian Hu Corp is one of the biggest exporters of tropical fish in the world but its success has sometimes been an upstream struggle.
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What exactly is Alibaba?
14 Sep 2014 9:01:21
Getting the lowdown on China's internet giant
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Your 60-second primer on Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant set to float on the New York Stock Exchange in one of the biggest technology listings ever.
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The European Space Agency is about to announce the site on Comet 67P where the Rosetta mission will try to make a historic landing.
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A bizarre spat has broken out between South Korean manufacturing giants Samsung and LG, with Samsung accusing its rival of damaging goods in German stores.
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