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Cressida Dick: Tech giants make it impossible to stop terrorists

Sun, 09/12/2021 - 20:03
Pressure on tech firms intensifies as Priti Patel unveils fund for technologies to keep children safe.
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Ryanair: Holiday prices likely to rise sharply soon

Sun, 09/12/2021 - 14:26
Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary says fewer flights amid spiking demand will lead to higher prices.
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England vaccine passport plans ditched, Sajid Javid says

Sun, 09/12/2021 - 10:16
A vaccine passport scheme for nightclubs and large events in England will not be going ahead, minister says.
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Women's state pension: 'It is like you've lived one big lie'

Sun, 09/12/2021 - 01:39
How women born in the 1950s had their retirement plans upended by state pension age changes.
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TUC: Jobs at risk if UK fails to hit carbon emissions target

Sun, 09/12/2021 - 00:42
Trade bodies and unions say the UK is slipping behind other nations on green investment.
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Fraud warnings not good enough for young adults, says charity

Sat, 09/11/2021 - 00:48
An anti-fraud charity says banks are not doing enough to warn young adults about the dangers of fraud.
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What is 'individual transport' and why is it important?

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 22:57
At the first major car sector event since Covid environmentally-friendly mobility was the hot topic.
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Delays in state pension payments 'causing anxiety'

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 22:33
Hundreds of new state pension claimants failed to get payments due to Covid and staffing problems.
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Food shortages could be permanent, warns industry body

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 18:28
Shoppers are unlikely to have a wide range of products to choose from, due to supply chain issues.
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Apple dealt major blow in Epic Games trial

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 18:19
A judge in the Apple vs Epic trial says Apple must give app developers alternative payment options.
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Driver shortage: 50,000 more HGV driving tests promised a year

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 18:09
The government will make it quicker to get an HGV driver licence, amid an industry-wide shortage.
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Watchdog urges tougher line on Covid test firms

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 15:05
Basic standards for firms to qualify for the government list should be significantly improved, says the CMA.
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Emma Raducanu set to be best-paid British sportswoman

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 12:31
The teenage tennis star's potential earnings skyrocket as she reaches the US Open final.
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UK economic growth slows sharply in July

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 07:17
The UK economy grew just 0.1% in July as the last Covid restrictions were lifted in England.
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Lorry driver shortages: 'It's a very good career'

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 06:11
More than 100,000 lorry drivers are needed to meet a national shortage which is causing stock delays.
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Rail industry urges workers not to spurn the train

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 02:25
City centres and High Streets could suffer unless workers start taking the train again, the industry warns.
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Twitter to label 'good' bot accounts

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 01:50
Twitter wants "good" bot accounts to label themselves as non-human.
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Covid: Biden orders employees of big businesses to be vaccinated or face testing

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 00:40
The US president is using his executive power to require that big companies vaccinate employees.
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Could a reboot make social media a nicer place?

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 00:18
A Harvard University project will explore whether social media can be de-toxed
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Boden boss declares the end of formal office wear

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 00:10
As the British brand celebrates 30th anniversary, its founder reflects on how fashion tastes have changed.
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