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Lords of war: US weapons factories dominate global arms trade

The latest report by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) revealed that sales of arms and military services by global…

Brexit worries 'add to car insurance costs'

Car insurance costs are climbing for the first time since 2017, partly because of Brexit uncertainty, according to the AA.…

Can pubs stand many more Dry Januarys?

“As a small independent bar group, we do feel a hit at the start of the year,” says Tom Jackman,…

Brexit: Liam Fox yet to seal no-deal trade agreements

The UK has yet to finalise agreements to replace existing free trade deals the EU has with 40 big economies…

Hundreds could lose money as Dream Lodge Group enters administration

Hundreds of holiday park goers and investors have been potentially left out of pocket after a luxury lodge firm went…

Lloyds, Halifax and Bank of Scotland customers face payments problems

Hundreds of thousands of Lloyds, Halifax and Bank of Scotland customers are currently unable to make payments from their online…

Reality Check: Has immigration hit wages?

The claim: Immigration has held down wages in the UK. Reality Check verdict: Current research suggests there was a small,…

Tesla to sack over 3,000 workers amid poor profits and Model 3 production challenges

Electric car maker Tesla is planning to fire around seven percent of its full-time staff, as the road ahead will…

Murdoch asks to merge Times titles

Rupert Murdoch’s The Times and The Sunday Times newspapers are asking the government for permission to share resources, including journalists,…

Fueled by Western sanctions Russia outshines China to become world’s 5th biggest holder of gold

The Central Bank of Russia reported purchasing 8.5 million troy ounces of gold in January-November 2018. With its 67.6 million…
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