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iPhone 6
Saturday 13 September 2014
After what must have seemed an interminable wait for the Apple fangirls and boys, the pre-order drama was over in hours.
Ebola
Saturday 13 September 2014
As the Ebola outbreak continues and reports emerge of hospitals turning suffering people away, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has revealed the black market trade in treatments produced from survivors' blood. 
Boris johnson
Saturday 13 September 2014
Cameron's star player will be on the field in 2015, after he was selected to contest the safe Tory seat in Uxbridge and South Ruislip. 
Putin
Friday 12 September 2014
Further sanctions against Russia came in today, and it's safe to say that if you are in President Putin's inner circle you've probably been affected.   
Ivan Lewis Glasgow
Friday 12 September 2014
Westminster MPs were faced with a less-than-warm welcome today, when they were greeted by an independence suppoter blaring out the sounds of the Imperial March and shouting “welcome imperial masters”.  
Ian Paisley
Friday 12 September 2014
The former leader of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) Ian Paisley, died this morning aged 88. In a statement, Baroness Paisley said:
Formula E
Friday 12 September 2014
Racing goes on the grid for the first time this weekend, as the debut season of Formula E gets underway in Beijing this weekend.
European Union
Friday 12 September 2014
The United Kingdom enjoyed the EU's second largest rise in employment in the 12 months to July, with the annualised rate up 2.7 per cent (seasonally adjusted).  Only Hungary - at 3.1 per cent year on year - saw a faster rise. 
John McFarlane
Friday 12 September 2014
Aviva chairman John McFarlane will face "very challenging requirements" in his new role as chairman of Barclays, said the man who recruited him today.   
Yes Scotland
Friday 12 September 2014
The latest poll on Scottish independence is out, and it makes the race too close to call.
Nick Clegg
Friday 12 September 2014
As the debate over Scottish independence rages on and the Better Together campaign promises more powers to Holyrood, English voters have started asking whether any of this great decentralisation of power will ever be coming their way.
London Fashion Week
Friday 12 September 2014
Julian Assange may have cancelled his London Fashion Week appearance, but we reckon there are still plenty of reasons to attend.   
Ebola virus
Friday 12 September 2014
The outbreak of Ebola in West Africa is now beyond health authorities' ability to contain it, the World Health Organisation said today.   
Friday 12 September 2014
My Wardrobe founder Sarah Curran has unveiled the details of her latest venture – a luxury arm within Shop Direct – and some of the brands that have signed up for its launch next February.   
Construction in the UK
Friday 12 September 2014
The UK's construction output was flat in July, according to month-on-month figures out this morning from the Office for National Statistics.
Branson
Friday 12 September 2014
Virgin Money has reported a 356 per cent increase in underlying profit before tax to £59.7m in a half-year trading update released this morning.  
Boohoo
Friday 12 September 2014
Boohoo's share price soared six per cent this morning after revealing revenues will be up nearly a third for its first half.   
Putin
Friday 12 September 2014
The new EU sanctions to be levelled at Russia from this morning will be harsh.
Nice
Friday 12 September 2014
Western sanctions are grounding private jets and disrupting the holiday plans of wealthy Russians, according to Bloomberg.
IMF
Friday 12 September 2014
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has weighed into the debate on Scottish independence warning there could be significant market uncertainty if Scots vote to leave the union. IMF spokesman William Murray said:
Oscar Pistorius
Friday 12 September 2014
Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of the culpable homicide of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.  
Justin King
Friday 12 September 2014
In a fresh blow for the pro-independence campaign, the former CEO of Sainsbury's Justin King has warned Scots they will pay higher prices in the shops if they vote to abandon the union of 18 September.
JD Wetherspoon
Friday 12 September 2014
JD Wetherspoon has reported record sales and profit in its full-year results, yet founder and chairman Tim Martin has described the government's VAT on pubs as a danger to the industry.  
Friday 12 September 2014
Most bank branches could close over the next 10 to 20 years, shaking up the whole landscape of British banking – and the high street – industry analysts predicted yesterday.
Friday 12 September 2014
The controversial renaming of Heron Tower to Salesforce Tower is set to be abandoned after the owners of the City skyscraper agreed this week to withdraw the application.
Friday 12 September 2014
An influential thinktank yesterday tore apart Alex Salmond’s economic plan for an independent Scotland, warning that a Yes vote will make it harder to protect public spending from cuts.
Friday 12 September 2014
Online retail giant Amazon has signed a deal to open a huge office around the corner from Silicon Roundabout, where it will more than double its current total UK corporate workforce to more than 5,000 employees.
Friday 12 September 2014
EUROPEAN leaders have agreed a plan to enact tough new sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine.
Friday 12 September 2014
NEXT yesterday reported strong half-year profits, fuelled by the economic recovery, rising house prices and higher household spending.
Friday 12 September 2014
EUROPE’S biggest banks could face as many as 63 more giant fines between them over the coming years as regulators continue to comb through their misdeeds, analysts at Berenberg warned yesterday.
Friday 12 September 2014
Autonomy founder Mike Lynch yesterday hit back at Hewlett-Packard’s allegations of fraud by publishing a file of internal documents that he claimed contradicted some of his accuser’s most damaging accusations.
Friday 12 September 2014
BLACKBERRY, the struggling smartphone maker, has bought London-based startup Movirtu, a firm that makes software that allows users to have multiple phone numbers on the same device.
Friday 12 September 2014
The John Lewis Partnership warned yesterday that the grocery market would remain tough for some time, as a strong performance across its department stores helped offset a decline at its grocery chain Waitrose.
Friday 12 September 2014
MORRISONS appeased investors yesterday by hiking its dividend payout by five per cent despite the troubled supermarket group reporting a plunge in first-half profits.
Friday 12 September 2014
SHARES in Ocado edged two per cent higher yesterday, after the online grocer surprised the City with a better-than-expected rise in sales.
Friday 12 September 2014
JAMES GRZINIC | JEFFERIES Market was too concerned on slowing sales and the confirmation of an acceleration in third-quarter retail sales growth to 15.5 per cent was a relief.
Friday 12 September 2014
The Prime Minister has not ruled out air strikes in Syria against Islamic State (IS) militants, his spokesman confirmed yesterday.
Friday 12 September 2014
ADVERTISING giant M&C Saatchi saw revenues rise three per cent during the first half of the year, it reported yesterday, to £82.6m on the back of strong growth in the UK and US.
Friday 12 September 2014
Friends and relatives of the nearly 3,000 victims of the devastating 9/11 attacks on New York’s World Trade Centre —many of whom worked for BGC Group — have marked the 13th anniversary of the terrorist atrocity by putting flowers, toys and photos
Friday 12 September 2014
Europe's biggest banks were closing in on their capital targets at the end of last year, global regulators at the Basel Committee said yesterday, indicating the lenders appear to have met the goals by now.
Friday 12 September 2014
INVESTORS must be prepared for an increase in interest rates in the UK and across the world, or risk market chaos when the hike happens, Bank of England policymaker Donald Kohn said yesterday.
Friday 12 September 2014
THE GERMAN government will come under pressure to do more to boost domestic demand after a report revealed yesterday that it was on track to achieve a record current account surplus this year.
Friday 12 September 2014
BRITAIN’S burgeoning economic recovery is still being held back, economists at the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) warned today.
Friday 12 September 2014
CANADIAN clothing heavyweight Lululemon Athletica reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit yesterday, mitigating some of the damage from a series of mishaps last year, spurring it to raise its 2014 profit forecast and pushing its stock hig
Friday 12 September 2014
RIDE HIRE app Uber suffered a fresh blow in Germany yesterday, after a Frankfurt taxi operator won a temporary injunction against an Uber partner driver.
Friday 12 September 2014
The housing market resurged again in July, defying expectations that activity was slowing down, industry figures revealed yesterday.
Friday 12 September 2014
HOUSE prices in London and the south east have soared so fast that the gap with the rest of the country is at the highest level since 1995, LSL Property Services said today.
Friday 12 September 2014
DUNELM’s former chief executive has returned to the helm of the homewares chain after the abrupt departure of Nick Wharton.
Friday 12 September 2014
HOME Retail Group yesterday reported a ninth successive period of growth at Argos, but said the group’s full-year result will depend on the all-important Christmas trading period.
Friday 12 September 2014
BENCHMARK Brent crude oil yesterday fell to a two-year low as increasing supply and signs of weakening demand countered worries that conflicts in the Middle East could curb output.

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