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Nestle shakes up US chocolate recipe

Wed, 18/02/2015 - 04:31
Swiss food giant Nestle says it will be removing all artificial flavours and colours from its chocolate products in the US.
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VIDEO: Why red lingerie is big in Asia

Wed, 18/02/2015 - 04:06
Red lingerie sales are booming in Asia thanks to the Lunar New Year.
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VIDEO: Indonesia's old remedy faces battle

Wed, 18/02/2015 - 02:36
Ancient Indonesian remedy Jamu is facing stiff competition from illegal copies. Can it survive?
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Bank apps to use fingerprint tech

Wed, 18/02/2015 - 01:13
RBS and NatWest are the first banks to let customers access accounts on smartphones using only fingerprints, but security concerns have been voiced.
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Can Lithuania turn brain drain into brain gain?

Wed, 18/02/2015 - 01:00
Can Lithuania reverse loss of young and talented?
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Japan Post to buy Australia's Toll

Wed, 18/02/2015 - 00:49
Government owned Japan Post will buy Australia's largest freight and logistics firm Toll Holdings for $5.1bn (£3.3bn), the companies said.
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VIDEO: How to stay focused at work

Wed, 18/02/2015 - 00:40
Top chief executives share their tips on how to stay focused at work.
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VIDEO: Falling oil price challenge for Texas

Tue, 17/02/2015 - 23:05
Jon Sopel reports from Midland in West Texas on how the falling oil price is hitting the industry in the United States.
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Daily Telegraph commentator resigns

Tue, 17/02/2015 - 22:35
The Daily Telegraph's chief political commentator Peter Oborne resigns, accusing the paper of a "form of fraud on its readers' for its coverage of HSBC and its Swiss tax-dodging scandal.
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Indonesia's ancient tonic seeks modern cure

Tue, 17/02/2015 - 21:15
An ancient Indonesian remedy's struggle with modernity
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Greece 'to request loan extension'

Tue, 17/02/2015 - 19:46
Greece is set to request a six-month extension of its loan agreement on Wednesday, according to media reports.
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Tottenham stadium order 'unlawful'

Tue, 17/02/2015 - 19:41
A business standing in the way of Spurs' £400m stadium redevelopment has claimed that an invalid compulsory purchase order (CPO) is being used to force it out, the High Court hears.
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Tesco names Dixons exec as chair

Tue, 17/02/2015 - 18:32
Tesco names John Allan, deputy chair of Dixons Carphone, as its new chairman after a four month search.
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Balls challenges Osborne over HSBC

Tue, 17/02/2015 - 18:10
Shadow chancellor Ed Balls steps up pressure on George Osborne in a letter over the revelations about HSBC.
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