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Prof Sir Tom Kibble is posthumously awarded the highest UK honour for physics.
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Emergency service
Yesterday » 0:06:24
The world can be a dangerous place, but can smartphone apps really help protect us when things go wrong?
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'In limbo'
Yesterday » 0:02:50
What will the UK's exit from the EU mean for British workers in Europe? Many expats are in shock about their home country's decision to leave.
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Predicting the internet
Yesterday » 3:45:52
Futurologist Alvin Toffler predicted everything from the rise of the Internet to the decline of the nuclear family, but he wasn't always right
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One of the UK's biggest industrial companies, Siemens UK, tells the BBC that future investment could be hit in the wake of the Brexit vote.
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Hershey rejects a $23bn (£17bn) offer from Mondelez that would bring some of the world's best known chocolate and biscuit brands under one roof.
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Researchers say they have found the first clear evidence that the thinning in the ozone layer above Antarctica is starting to heal.
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Ratings agency Standard and Poor's cuts its credit grade for the European Union after the UK's Brexit vote.
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The European Union's top trade official says the UK cannot begin negotiating terms for doing business with the bloc until after it has left the EU.
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The pound falls as Bank of England governor Mark Carney says it is likely "some monetary policy easing" will be required in response to the Brexit vote.
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Banking giant Barclays has no plans to move jobs out of the UK following the vote to leave the European Union, chief executive Jes Staley tells the BBC.
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The president of the Royal Society calls on the government to guarantee the residency of EU citizens in the UK.
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News Corp agrees to buy Wireless Group, the owner of Talksport radio, in a deal worth about £220m.
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Brexit: Mark Carney statement
Yesterday » 3:57:27
Mark Carney is set to make a statement on the Bank of England's position a week on from the EU referendum.
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A total of 555,000 people have opened Help-to-Buy Individual Savings Accounts (HTB Isas) since they launched in December, government figures show.
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The UK government has set a world-leading climate change target up to the early 2030s.
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The UK's current account deficit remained close to a record high in the first quarter of the year, official figures show.
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Aussie Brexit concerns
Yesterday » 9:28:44
Focus in Australia's election campaign has turned to the uncertainty over Brexit in recent days, with parties arguing their economic credentials, says Phil Mercer.
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The Rosetta probe will be crash-landed on Comet 67P on Friday 30 September, the European Space Agency has confirmed.
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The UK government is to defer a decision on airport expansion until the new Conservative Party leader is elected, the BBC understands.
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Gatwick airport calls for a swift decision on airport expansion in the South East as it publishes its annual results.
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UK shares dip while the pound remains steady, as the market recovery seen over the past couple of days stalls.
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Alvin Toffler, the author of Future Shock and other works predicting social, economic and technological change, dies at 87.
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Singapore's UOB suspends its loan programme for London properties, citing uncertainty caused by the UK's vote to leave the European Union.
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Australians vote in a federal election on Saturday. While climate change, immigration and education are key issues, it is the economy that is likely to decide who wins.
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