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The tie-up between Tata - which owns Port Talbot steel works - and a German firm will lead to job losses.
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A record 30 million gig and festival tickets were sold in the UK last year, new research shows.
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UK retail sales rose by 1% on the back of strong sales of clothing and non-essential items.
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Shares in the retail group add 3.5% despite its reporting of a 5.9% fall in half-year profits.
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Barn owls keep their acute sense of hearing into old age, scientists have discovered.
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The B&Q and Screwfix owner sees profits and sales slip as it works its way through a five-year revamp plan.
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Inditex had a net income of 1.4bn euros in the six months to 31 July - 9% higher than the previous year.
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Islington Assembly Hall will now only sell tickets through a ticketing app in a bid to cut out touts.
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The tie-up will create Europe's second-biggest steelmaker, but will also lead to job losses.
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European visits fell by 10% in the first quarter of 2017 and the number of Middle Eastern travellers shrank by 25%.
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Right to speak
Yesterday » 3:13:54
Free speech has become a university battleground. But what does the right to free expression really mean?
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Rivalries in Orkney more than 4,500 years ago led to competition between communities, according to new research.
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'We prefer American style'
Yesterday » 3:11:30
How a new breed of American-style coffee shops are drawing in younger Italians.
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A study indicates that 71% of 55-to-75 year olds in the UK now own an app-capable handset.
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Google will give UK £1m to counter extremism as part of wider plans to deal with such content on its platforms.
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More than 20% of Greater Manchester Police's PCs run on the operating system, posing a hack risk.
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Federation of Small Business says a record proportion of owners are looking to downsize, sell or close their firm.
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Young people are paying more to live in less space than previous generations, a think-tank says.
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A complaints body says consumers had to make more than two million calls to resolve water issues.
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The government must raise public sector pay to retain skilled staff but faces funding issues, says the IFS
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Tata and ThyssenKrupp owns steelworks across the UK including the largest site in Port Talbot.
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The dairy giant said three Shropshire sites would be expanded as part of the move.
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The drop was driven by a decline in income receipts from foreigners.
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Could recruitment issues explain why the airline will be cancelling so many flights in the coming weeks?
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All Bitcoin exchanges in Beiing and Shanghai must submit plans for winding down operations.
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