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Chinese group weighs £600m Body Shop offer

Chinese health firm Renhe weighs bid to gatecrash Body Shop sale Renhe Pharmacy is said to be considering mounting a late-stage bid to buy The Body Shop from L'Oreal, Sky News understands. 19:50, UK, Monday 29


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BA boss ‘profusely’ sorry for IT meltdown

BA boss 'profusely' sorry for IT meltdown disrupting 75,000 passengers The chief executive of BA blames a "power surge", denying union claims the problems were down to outsourcing IT work to India. 23:28, UK, Monday 29


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Cyber attack hits 26,000 Debenhams customers

Sponsored By Cyber attack hits 26,000 Debenhams Flowers customers Payment details, names and addresses have been accessed or stolen in the attack on Debenhams Flowers, the retailer has confirmed. 23:21, UK, Friday 05 May 2017


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Stores cut fuel prices for second time this week

Supermarkets cut fuel prices for second time this week after oil dips below $50 Morrisons and Sainsbury's have cut unleaded petrol and diesel by up to 2p, while Asda reduced diesel by up to 3p and


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Treasury faces election gag over Lloyds sale

Election mutes Treasury milestone as £21bn Lloyds sale completes Purdah rules will prevent the Treasury from celebrating the sale of the UK's final Lloyds shares, Sky News understands. 20:46, UK, Friday 05 May 2017 Image:


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Boost for Trump as US jobs growth rebounds

Boost for Donald Trump as US jobs growth rebounds The better than expected figures appear to add the likelihood of another interest rate rise soon by the US Federal Reserve. 14:20, UK, Friday 05 May 2017


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Eco-Fashion: Demand for greener clothes grows

Future of fashion? Demand for greener clothes grows High-end brands and high street stores are keen to capitalise on a growing appetite from consumers for eco-friendly products. 05:02, UK, Sunday 07 May 2017 Image: A


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UK holidaymakers fleeced of £7.2m in scams

Number of holidaymakers ripped off in scams rises 19% in the last year Fraudsters are using bogus accommodation sites, hacking into legitimate accounts and posting fake adverts to swindle travellers. 09:05, UK, Sunday 07 May 2017


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No tax rise for people on less than £80k – Labour

No tax rise for people on less than £80k - Labour John McDonnell will say only 5% of earners would pay more tax, but opponents call it a tax raid on Britain's professional classes. 14:05, UK,


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BT chiefs to lose £400k over Italy scandal

BT chief and ex-CFO take £400,000 hit over Italian scandal The company's CEO and former finance director will forfeit the share awards over its £530m Italian writedown, Sky News learns. 04:54, UK, Sunday 07 May 2017


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