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Updated: 1 hour 37 min ago

Springtime bounceback lifts High Streets to record growth

Tue, 07/13/2021 - 00:01
High Street sales from April to June grew at the fastest pace on record, industry figures indicate.
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Tesla: Elon Musk ‘rather hates’ being company boss

Mon, 07/12/2021 - 22:01
Speaking in court on Monday, the entrepreneur said he prefers spending time on design and engineering.
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Nightclubs and large events advised to ask for vaccine passports

Mon, 07/12/2021 - 18:29
Those attending clubs and other large events should be asked for proof they have had their jabs, says health secretary.
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Truck driver visa options under discussion

Mon, 07/12/2021 - 17:49
The government mulls how to deal with a lack of drivers amid warnings of food supply problems.
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EU puts its digital tax plan on ice

Mon, 07/12/2021 - 17:25
The EU says suspending the plan will help achieve a global tax deal, but Ireland is still unhappy.
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Virgin Galactic may sell $500m of shares after space success

Mon, 07/12/2021 - 16:45
The company filed to sell up to $500m (£360m) in stock the day after its founder reached the edge of space.
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Heathrow's long queues blamed on self-isolating staff

Mon, 07/12/2021 - 15:17
Terminal 5 sees long queues at security because staff were told to self-isolate by the NHS app.
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Super Mario 64 game sells for record-breaking $1.5m at auction

Mon, 07/12/2021 - 11:33
An original Zelda cartridge and a Mario game set successive records at auction within days.
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Daily Mail: Rothermere family considers bid to take news group private

Mon, 07/12/2021 - 09:08
The family, which owns 28% of the group, is looking to buy the rest of the news organisation.
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Taiwan tech giants Foxconn and TSMC to buy 10m Covid jabs

Mon, 07/12/2021 - 06:48
The government has come under intense pressure to speed up its vaccine programme.
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Voice cloning of growing interest to actors and cybercriminals

Mon, 07/12/2021 - 00:01
Why voice cloning is not just a threat to actors but could benefit cybercriminals too.
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Almost half of staff care less about their careers since Covid

Mon, 07/12/2021 - 00:01
More of us worry about work-related burnout since the start of the pandemic, a study by Aviva shows.
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Virgin Galactic: Sir Richard Branson rockets to the edge of space

Sun, 07/11/2021 - 17:54
The UK businessman realises a lifetime's ambition by riding a rocket plane high into the sky.
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CBI employers group calls for early end to self-isolation rules

Sun, 07/11/2021 - 12:48
The CBI says it would ease staff shortages and help make the economic reopening "confident" rather than "anxious".
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Electric cars: Man named after service station plans motorway ‘revolution’

Sun, 07/11/2021 - 00:14
A man named after Toddington services on the M1 promises to install hundreds of new charge points for electric vehicles.
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G20 finance ministers back deal to tax companies

Sat, 07/10/2021 - 18:57
The plan aims to make companies pay their "fair share" by setting a minimum global tax rate.
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'My music is always there when I need it'

Fri, 07/09/2021 - 22:16
Music fans explain why they wouldn't part with their vinyl and CDs, despite the rise of streaming.
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Why strawberry experts are hoping to serve up an Ace

Fri, 07/09/2021 - 22:07
How a new variety of championship berry may help farmers survive Brexit and the pandemic.
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From living in a tent to financial independence

Fri, 07/09/2021 - 22:03
Schemes helping homeless people lacking IDs to get bank accounts are transforming hundreds of lives.
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Classic Football Shirts warns customers of scam

Fri, 07/09/2021 - 22:00
The firm, which has 450,000 Instagram followers, says customers' data was accessed in recent weeks.
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