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Daily Mail-owner DMGT 'looking to buy i newspaper'

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 4:30am
The owner of the Daily Mail is reportedly looking to acquire the i paper from Johnston Press.

The cost of renting in the UK in seven charts

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 2:01am
The typical one-bed home in England costs £600 a month to rent, but this hides a big divide across the country.

Persimmon boss retained £15m in bonus deal

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 7:38pm
Housebuilding boss Jeff Fairburn saved millions because of the method used to cut his share bonus.

What do tampons and WWI have in common?

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 7:06pm
Tampons, drones and more surprising innovations from World War One that changed the world.

Would you ask your colleagues what they earn?

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 5:03pm
It might make you feel uncomfortable, but it could pave the way to more equal pay, say campaigners.

My Brexit box: The people stockpiling food

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 5:02pm
Are people right to be worried about the availability of certain foods when the UK leaves the EU?

Government-subsidised plug-in cars may never have been charged

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 5:01pm
Research for the BBC shows plug-in hybrids bought for fleets with subsidies may never have been charged.

Cammell Laird: Unite union workers vote to strike over job fears

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 11:06am
Some Cammell Laird workers vote to strike over fears the Merseyside shipbuilder may shed 290 jobs.

Essex 'could rival Champagne for wine production'

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 10:08am
Climate change has made the home of the Sugar Hut ripe for growing grapes, experts claim.

Ryanair plane seized by French authorities in cash row

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 8:34am
The plane, which was en route to London Stansted, had 149 passengers on board.

Gracie: Pay discrimination 'embedded' in our culture

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 8:30am
Carrie Gracie, who quit as the BBC's China editor in protest over being paid less than her male peers, says pay discrimination is embedded in our culture.

Supermarkets win £300m cash machine case

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 7:14am
Sainsbury's and Tesco are among those set to be refunded millions of pounds, following a court ruling.

UK economy grows at fastest rate since late 2016

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 5:10am
Warm weather boosted consumer spending, but growth is tailing off, official figures show.

Chinese headmaster fired over secret coin mining at school

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 5:05am
A stack of crypto-currency mining machines was found after teachers complained about excessive noise.

Sabrina makers sued by Satanic Temple over statue

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 4:17am
Netflix and Warner Brothers face a $50m lawsuit by the group over a statue of goat deity Baphomet.

Top banks in cyber-attack 'war game'

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 3:18am
The Bank of England is testing the UK's ability to withstand a major cyber-attack on financial institutions.

Next settles with Scamp & Dude over copying claims

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 2:48am
The retailer will give profits from a disputed design to fashion label Scamp & Dude to donate to charity.

Netflix chief shrugs off competition from Disney and Amazon

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 2:30am
Reed Hastings says the firm does not fear the launch of Disney's new online streaming service next year.

Brexit stockpiling: No room at food warehouse in Cardiff

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 8:46pm
Food companies worried about a "no-deal" Brexit are storing away supplies at warehouses, a boss says.

Alibaba Singles Day: Dollars or data?

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 7:14pm
Singles Day is the biggest online shopping day, and possibly Alibaba's biggest for data collection.


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