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VIDEO: How VW can cheat European tests too

Tue, 24/11/2015 - 06:28
Panorama shows in graphic detail how Volkswagen cheats European tests.
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VIDEO: Kiribati fishes for tuna wealth

Tue, 24/11/2015 - 01:17
Not everyone has heard of Kiribati, but there's a good chance you could have eaten tuna caught in the waters off the tiny Pacific nation.
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How data is shining a light on global property markets

Tue, 24/11/2015 - 00:34
How data is shining a light on global property markets
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VIDEO: Bobbi Brown: 'I empower women'

Tue, 24/11/2015 - 00:32
US make-up artist Bobbi Brown tells the BBC's Nomsa Maseko that her make-up empowers women.
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The doctor will text you now

Tue, 24/11/2015 - 00:30
The doctor will text you now
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Tax credits: Winners and losers

Tue, 24/11/2015 - 00:27
Who will be the winners and losers?
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Bond markets spark cheap money fears

Tue, 24/11/2015 - 00:23
The past few months have seen a number of market watchers express concern about the corporate bond market. What is the problem?
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Pfizer seals $160bn Allergan takeover

Mon, 23/11/2015 - 19:53
US drugs giant Pfizer agrees a takeover of Botox-maker Allergan for $160bn (£106bn) in a record pharmaceuticals deal.
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VW won't compensate European customers

Mon, 23/11/2015 - 16:29
Volkswagen says it does not plan to compensate customers in Europe whose vehicles were rigged to cheat emissions tests - unlike in the US.
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VIDEO: A steelless Christmas in Redcar

Mon, 23/11/2015 - 16:03
School children tell BBC Panorama how their families have been affected by the closure of Redcar's steel works
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Fire risks prompt tumble dryer recall

Mon, 23/11/2015 - 14:39
A "significant" number of tumble dryers sold in the last 11 years in the UK may need a repair owing to fire risks.
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UK 'failing to stop corrupt money'

Mon, 23/11/2015 - 14:33
The UK's "woefully inadequate" money laundering checks fail to block corrupt money and terrorist funds, an anti-corruption body warns.
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Tax 'should be paid where products sold'

Mon, 23/11/2015 - 13:53
Companies should pay tax on their profits based on where their products are sold, a professor is to suggest.
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VW cars 'also cheat EU emissions tests'

Mon, 23/11/2015 - 12:38
A lab test carried out for the BBC shows that VW diesel cars programmed with a "defeat device" can cheat the official EU pollution test, as well as the test in the US.
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Yahoo stops some users accessing emails

Mon, 23/11/2015 - 11:18
Yahoo confirms it is preventing some people from accessing their emails if they are using ad-blocking software in their browser.
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Women 'deserve' pension compensation

Mon, 23/11/2015 - 10:49
Hundreds of thousands of women deserve compensation for delays to their state pension, Labour peer Baroness Bakewell says.
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Paris attacks impact French economy

Mon, 23/11/2015 - 10:21
Growth in the French service sector slowed to a three-month low in November in the wake of the Paris attacks, Markit's PMI survey suggests.
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Business dinners 'not good for women'

Mon, 23/11/2015 - 09:09
The first female chief of the CBI business lobby group says corporate dinners are "not very inclusive" for women.
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Shareholder backs UK exit for HSBC

Mon, 23/11/2015 - 08:15
HSBC shareholder Standard Life would back banking giant HSBC if it decided to move its headquarters out of the UK.
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Poverty 'higher for young than over-65s'

Mon, 23/11/2015 - 07:59
Report finds the number of 16-24 year olds in poverty is now higher than for over-65s.
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