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Genetic Secrets

Advances in medicine mean we have a much greater understanding of the human genome. Doctors hope this may lead to a cure for some of the most devastating illnesses, and businesses are competing to bring new drugs to...
Investors are meeting in London on Tuesday to decide the fate of household goods giant Steinhoff.The firm owns 6,500 retail outlets in 30 countries, including the UK's Poundland and furniture chains Bensons and Harveys.After revelations of accounting irregularities, Steinhoff's...
IMAX is a way of screening films which immerses the audience in the action, and blockbusters like Dunkirk and the latest Star Wars have been shot and screened on IMAX. But CEO Richard Gelfond admits when he took over,...

Inspired by comics

Ilse Valfre was just 22 years old when she started a blog that would take her from a being nursery teacher to the owner of successful fashion, accessories and art business.Today fans of her Valfre brand include actresses Jessica...

Goalmouth scramble:

The next round of Premier League football television rights are up for grabs and there appears to be all to play for, with a number of potential new entrants poised to step into the bidding battle.The league is seeking...
Bitcoin has moved another step towards mainstream investing with the start of trading on the huge Chicago Mercantile Exchange financial futures market.It comes as the value of the digital currency approached $20,000 on Sunday, before drifting below $19,000.Last week,...
A think tank is proposing a post-Brexit trading deal based on the UK and the EU sharing each other's markets.It would see the UK and EU continuing the regulatory alignment that exists today, and the formation of a new...
Every worker aged 18 or over will begin saving into a workplace pension unless they opt out, under government plans to extend its automatic enrolment scheme.At present, the scheme means employers must enrol staff aged 22 and over and...
Hunter Harrison, the CEO of the US transportation company CSX, has died just days after going on medical leave.Mr Harrison, 73, died in Florida due to "unexpectedly severe complications from a recent illness", the company said.The company's shares fell...

Mansfield Town v Yeovil Town

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US Republicans from both houses of Congress have revealed their joint bill for the biggest overhaul of the country's tax system in 30 years.The plan brings the US corporate tax rate down to 21% from the current 35%. The...

Sleep in a showroom

As more of us shop online, retailers are using quirky events and experiences to lure us back to the High Street. But will it work?To many, the idea of spending a night in an empty shop will conjure visions...
Shoppers in Gallowtree Gate, in the centre of Leicester, should never find themselves short of cash.Within a five minute walk they can find no fewer than 68 cash machines, or Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) as they are more properly...
Walt Disney's agreement to buy most of 21st Century Fox's business for $52.4bn (£39bn) has raised further questions about the Sky News channel's future.Before news of the deal, Rupert Murdoch's Fox had been trying to buy the 61% of...
Britvic has confirmed it will leave its Norwich site, with the loss of hundreds of jobs in the city, in 2019.The drinks manufacturer, which co-owns Carrow Works with Unilever, said it would transfer production of Robinsons and Fruit Shoot...

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