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TED 2017: UK 'Iron Man' demonstrates flying suit (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:01:13 GMT)
British inventor says the project is just a bit of fun and safer than a motorbike.
Taylor Wimpey apologises in leasehold dispute (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 19:40:00 GMT)
Taylor Wimpey sets aside £130m to deal with leasehold contracts described as the "PPI of house building".
BBC exposes flaws in 'world's most secure' email service (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:27:44 GMT)
Security experts find several flaws that challenge Nomx's claims it gives users 'absolute security'.
Vauxhall 'reckless' over Zafira fires, say MPs (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:00:16 GMT)
It was 'morally reprehensible' for the car maker not to warn customers sooner about a second recall, MPs say.
Passenger dragged off United Airlines plane wins settlement (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:23:58 GMT)
Dr David Dao will be paid an undisclosed sum after being violently dragged off a United flight.
US tech giants post strong quarter (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:07:17 GMT)
Google parent Alphabet, Amazon, Microsoft and Intel all report a surge in profits.
Coconut milk helps Pret A Manger report record results (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 19:10:50 GMT)
Record results at the sandwich chain reflect the shift to healthy eating products like coconut milk.
Eurozone recovery gathering pace, says Draghi (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:58:59 GMT)
European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi says the bloc's economy is gathering pace.
TV drama and the weak pound set the scene for holidaymakers (Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:01:32 GMT)
UK small screen drama could be almost as attractive as the weaker pound when it comes to attracting tourists, a study suggests.
Lloyds Bank's profits rise despite 'challenging' times (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:32:19 GMT)
The bank's boss says its "simple and low risk" business is able to cope with difficult trading.
Book sales hit a record as children's fiction gains in popularity (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:05:59 GMT)
Total book sales hit a record high, but the popularity of ebooks continues to wane.
Trump won't scrap Nafta trade deal 'at this time' (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 18:38:46 GMT)
President Trump seeks to renegotiate the trade deal with Canada and Mexico, rather than abandon it.
Deutsche Bank: Brexit risk to up to 4,000 UK jobs (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:57:00 GMT)
The warning is the latest from a financial firm since the UK voted to leave the European Union.
Nintendo says Switch will help double profits (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:33:24 GMT)
The Switch has become the fastest-selling games console in the Japanese company's history.
Pound hits seven-month dollar high (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:56:15 GMT)
The pound pushes above the $1.29 mark but the FTSE 100 share index falls.
Airbus profits fall as technical problems continue to hit projects (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:21:02 GMT)
Problems on defence and commercial aircraft projects continue to overshadow the European planemaker.
United Airlines to offer up to $10,000 for forfeiting seat (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:53:35 GMT)
Passengers will be given up to $10,000 if they volunteer to forfeit seats on overbooked flights.
Trump seeks tax windfall for business (Wed, 26 Apr 2017 20:52:58 GMT)
Analysts say the plan will add trillions to the deficit but the US government says growth will fund it.
Samsung sees best quarterly profits in three years (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 02:59:19 GMT)
Strong demand for its memory chips and flat screens for televisions and phones boost the tech giant.
Swinton Insurance to cut 900 jobs (Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:00:01 GMT)
The insurance broker blamed business switching to the internet.
Dairy wars: Why is Trump threatening Canada over milk? (Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:00:58 GMT)
President Trump has slapped tariffs on Canadian lumber - now he's going after their dairy farmers. Why?
Is coconut the cream of the milk stars? (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 19:09:18 GMT)
UK sandwich chain Pret A Manger has said that coconut is driving its sales forward - so we went out to conduct a "taste test" to see what flavours get you licking your lips.
Uber's booming Egyptian market (Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:12:22 GMT)
Egypt is one of Uber's fastest growing markets. What's behind its success?
A day in Seoul using just Samsung products (Wed, 26 Apr 2017 21:25:05 GMT)
You know it for its phones and TVs, but what else does Samsung do in South Korea?
Anne-Marie Slaughter: A year's maternity leave is too long for mothers (Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:11:05 GMT)
Former Hillary Clinton advisor Anne-Marie Slaughter clarifies why she thinks a year of maternity leave is too long for working mothers.
Barclays boss: Banks need access to talent post-Brexit (Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:13:50 GMT)
Barclays chief executive Jes Staley says access to talent after Brexit is "tremendously important" to the City of London.
United Airlines investigates giant bunny death (Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:44:45 GMT)
Simon the 90cm-long rabbit was being flown in the cargo hold from London to Chicago's O'Hare International.
Hummus crisis? What hummus crisis? (Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:40:00 GMT)
After two supermarkets recall some of their ranges, we look at the UK's love affair with the dip.
No branch? (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:05:04 GMT)
Operators say that new technology means video ATMs will change the way we bank.
'Pawternity' leave (Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:08:29 GMT)
From giving staff a week's paid leave to look after their new dog, to the firm that pays towards its employees' weddings.