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MPs: We were misled by Boohoo boss Carol Kane

Carol Kane had assured MPs that third-party manufacturers used by her firm were 'all audited' on a regular basis, to ensure workers were safe and paid the minimum wage. go to Article >

Grant Shapps Hints At ‘Air Bridges’ Between UK And Low-Risk Covid-19 Countries

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Coronavirus has changed everything. Make sense of it all with the Waugh Zone, our evening politics briefing. Sign up now. Families hoping for an overseas summer holiday have been given a glimmer of hope after Grant Shapps floated the idea of... read more

IHG continues to open hotels as occupancy rates recover strongly

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Almost 200 sites stayed shut at the end of last month however as travel restrictions and quarantine rules continued to suppress the international tourism and business travel market. read more

Over 21k dashcam clips of dangerous driving given to police in 2 years

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Some 52% of cases resulted in drivers being taken to court or sent to awareness courses, or issued with fixed penalty notices or warning letters, says the company behind the national portal. read more

The US election result isn't what matters most to markets

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A fiscal stimulus package somewhere in the order of $2trillion is imminent, whoever wins at the ballot box. This could put fuel in the rockets of the US economy. read more revenues fall as electricity supply switching drops

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Despite growing in July, revenues at the group's Home services division tumbled by 13 per cent to £15.5million in the three months to September 30. read more

Tesla unleashes 'Full Self-Driving Beta' - but with raft of safety warnings

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The US car maker will release the technology to a few select customers before expanding its availability 'extremely slow and cautious, as it should' at a cost of $2,000. read more

PayPal customers will be slapped with a £12 'inactivity fee'

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The US-based company said PayPal customers with an empty account with a balance of zero will not be charged any fee, even if the account is still linked up to a bank account. read more

Borrowers face 'lender lottery' as 323,000 payment freezes end soon

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Hundreds of thousands of people still on breaks from their mortgages and unsecured debts face a potential 'lender lottery' from next month as blanket protections are removed. read more

Will Covid-19 hasten axing of state pension 'triple lock'?

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The triple lock means annual state pension rises are decided by whatever is the highest of price inflation, average earnings growth or 2.5 per cent. read more

House prices pushed to record high but local lockdowns loom

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In the year to August, property prices increased by an average of 2.5 per cent, or £6,000 compared to a year ago, the Office for National Statistics and Land Registry said. read more

Fresnillo cuts gold production forecasts as Covid-19 impacts Mexican mines

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It blamed the reduction in workers at its Herradura mine as well as 'lower than expected' ore grades for its curtailed projections. Shares fell 5.3 per cent to £12.63 during the early afternoon. read more