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Southern Water punished over 'shocking' wastewater spills

2 hours 20 min ago
Customers will get rebates of at least £61 each after the company failed in its sewage operation.

Dutch emergency line hit by KPN telecoms outage

2 hours 27 min ago
The four-hour disruption was the largest in years and the cause is still unclear.

Changi Airport: Drones disrupt flights in Singapore

4 hours 34 min ago
A rise in drone use has created growing security concerns for airports around the world.

Glastonbury Festival organiser not looking too far ahead

9 hours 44 min ago
Emily Eavis explains how the festival grew out of her father's dairy farm.

Private school and Oxbridge 'take top jobs'

9 hours 50 min ago
Top professions are still dominated by the privately educated, a social mobility report says.

Why Glastonbury has £10m stashed away

10 hours 21 min ago
Running a music festival is challenging and not just because of the weather.

Who really pays in a tariff war?

10 hours 36 min ago
Donald Trump has labelled himself "Tariff Man", in his bid to use tariffs to boost domestic jobs.

Are these the foods millennials want to eat?

10 hours 42 min ago
Younger people are looking for something a bit different and shops are trying to work out what that is.

Boris Johnson's tax plan would 'benefit wealthy most' - IFS

10 hours 43 min ago
The Tory leadership candidate's plan would cost "many billions", the Institute for Fiscal Studies says.

A group of US billionaires is calling for a wealth tax

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 21:38
A group of 18 wealthy individuals is arguing that politicians have a moral duty to tax them more.

Eurostar defends alcohol limits on trains

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 16:46
Passengers have complained about the restrictions of one bottle of wine or four cans of beer.

Caesars takeover by Eldorado to create casino giant

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 16:16
One of the best known names in the casino industry is being bought by fast-growing Eldorado Resorts.

Lloyds will not reveal frozen account details

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 14:04
The bank has frozen 8,000 Jersey-based accounts amid a crackdown on money laundering.

Employment: Happier working a four-day week?

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 12:19
One firm in Brighton is trialling a four day week for its workers.

EE fined £100,000 for unlawful texts

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 11:10
The mobile network sent 2.5 million messages to customers about its app and handset upgrades.

Boots rolls out paper bags after plastics row

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 10:07
The chain is introducing paper bags in 53 of its 2,485 stores - but not in its central pharmacy.

Ransomware cyber attacks are targeting large companies and demanding huge payments.

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 01:00
A Norwegian aluminium producer is recovering after hackers took thousands of computers offline and demanded a ransom.

'Hire people who are going to disagree with you'

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 00:11
Emily Foges says her firm's success is down to young employee who told her she was getting it wrong.

Wind power: £100m fund aims to boost UK companies

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 00:08
The offshore wind industry says the money will help to 'maximise opportunities' for UK companies.

Climate change: Cashing in on CO2

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 00:07
Scientists say carbon dioxide can be used to benefit humanity instead of overheating the planet.

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