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Tesco's sales are falling faster than any of its competitors as it loses market share to discounters Aldi and Lidl as well as upmarket rival Waitrose.
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Home movers who face an extra bill owing to the payment system shutdown at the Bank of England on Monday can approach their bank for help.
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Aussie bees fight 'hive wars'
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Bee colonies in Brisbane are waging war for months on end, according to a new study, and the victorious swarms are taking over the hives of rival species.
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How Nigeria's media industry could become one of the world's most vibrant
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Microsoft boss Satya Nadella has been given a pay package worth $84.3m, making him one of the top earners in the tech industry.
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Borrowing drawing on the equity tied up in people's property hits its highest quarterly level since records began in 2002, figures show.
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Government borrowing rises in September to £11.8bn, an increase of £1.6bn compared with a year earlier.
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Online retailer Amazon reaches a deal with publisher Simon & Schuster over the pricing of e-books.
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The London market opens flat as investors digest a number of company results.
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Annual profits at Asos fall 14% after the online retailer was hit by the strength of sterling and a major warehouse fire.
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A report published today claims that banning too many pesticides will lead to lower yields on farm, which in turn could result in an increase in food imports, and job losses
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A paralysed man becomes the first in the world to walk again following a pioneering therapy which involved transplanting cells from his nose into his severed spinal cord.
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Asian stocks fall after data shows China's economy grew 7.3% in the third quarter, its slowest pace in more than five years.
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Heathrow cancels about 10% of flights on Tuesday, as strong winds and rain from the remnants of Hurricane Gonzalo hit the UK.
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China posts better than expected growth data after the government increased stimulus spending and eased property restrictions.
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Australia's former foreign minister Bob Carr says it is important they remain neutral over a territorial dispute between China and Japan.
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David Attenborough's new series on the journey through life
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Christophe de Margerie, chief executive of French oil company Total, has died in a Moscow air crash, a Vnukovo airport official confirms.
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Tiny species found a decade ago in Indonesia caused big rethink
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Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg wants to connect the world to his social network through Internet.org - and he now has India in his sights.
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US firm AbbVie announces it has abandoned its talks with UK drugmaker Shire after a new US rule discouraging mergers that would lower a US firm's tax rate.
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Apple reports third-quarter earnings of $8.47bn (£5.24bn), beating analysts' expectations, helped by sales of its new iPhone
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House movers, including Aidan Myles from Chorlton, faced delays after the Bank of England stopped an automated system that transfers billions of pounds between banks for much of the day.
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How the Tan family runs a charitable foundation out of its 1930s Singapore mansion, while Singapore struggles to think charitably.
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Singapore's philanthropic dynasty
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