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Virgin Media announces what it calls the biggest investment in broadband infrastructure in the UK for more than a decade.
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Whistleblower Herve Falciani says he feels vindicated after his email to HMRC offering details of bank account holders in Switzerland is uncovered by Le Monde newspaper.
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Bankers guilty of misconduct would have to pay back bonuses received up to 10 years ago, under banking reforms outlined by the Labour Party.
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The ghost Tesco stores
13 Feb 2015 5:31:09
The void left when a town loses its supermarket
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Why this 24-year-old wants a one-way trip
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Companies in India are creating a new kind of customer relations by asking potential customers to call them and hang up.
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More than 30 British insect species have been classified as in danger of extinction, due to pollution and habitat loss.
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Asian markets traded mixed on Friday as investors kept a close eye on developments in Europe and hopes for a deal with Greece.
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How much do women around the world pay to give birth?
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Inequality in the United States has been noticeable since the 2008 recession, but the income gap has been growing for decades.
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The American Southwest and Central Plains could be on course for super-droughts the like of which they have not witnessed in over a 1,000 years, new research finds.
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The law enforcers tackling online fraudsters
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Inside the German psyche
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Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi announces it will open an online US store but will not sell its phones, instead offering lesser known products such as headphones and a fitness tracker.
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The BBC has seen correspondence sent to the British tax authorities back in 2008 which gave details of HSBC account holders in Switzerland.
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Zynga shares plunge on loss
12 Feb 2015 2:26:16
Shares in Farmville-maker Zynga plunge over 10% after the company reports widening losses as it struggles to continue to attract users to its games.
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France confirms a deal to sell 24 Rafale combat jets and other military equipment to Egypt in a deal worth 5bn euros.
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Australia hopes to win wickets and profits
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About eight million tonnes of plastic waste find their way into the world's oceans each year, a new scientific assessment suggests.
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Scientists at a US meeting have said it is now time to actively try to contact intelligent life on other worlds.
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Germany's Chancellor Merkel says a compromise is possible, amid a stand-off with Greece over the terms of its bailout.
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Dogs can tell the difference between happy and angry human facial expressions, a study suggests.
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Paris-based energy giant Total is planning major cuts and asset sales in response to the fall in the oil price.
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More than a quarter of all Npower domestic customers complained to the company last year, according to figures from the energy regulator Ofgem.
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60% of people with dementia wander off, an issue that can prove hugely stressful for both patients and caregivers. In this charming talk, hear how teen inventor Kenneth Shinozuka came up with a novel solution to help his night-wandering grandfather and the aunt who looks after him ... and how he hopes to help others with Alzheimer's.
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