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June 2019 articles

Victoria station evacuated over ‘faulty’ fire alert:
Victoria station evacuated over ‘faulty’ fire alert:
A fire alert at Victoria station caused rush hour misery for commuters this morning as authorities evacuated the major London [...]
June 24, 2019
Oil prices tick up amid Middle East tensions
Oil prices tick up amid Middle East tensions
Oil prices rose this morning as markets reacted to increasing tensions in the Middle East. The price of international standard [...]
June 24, 2019
Former deputy PM John Prescott hospitalised after stroke
Former deputy PM John Prescott hospitalised after stroke
John Prescott, the former deputy prime minister, has been admitted to hospital after he suffered a stroke. In a statement [...]
June 24, 2019
Sky News cancels Tory leadership debate after Boris Johnson refuses to take part
Sky News cancels Tory leadership debate after Boris Johnson refuses to take part
Sky News today said it has cancelled its scheduled debate between the two remaining Tory leadership after Boris Johnson refused [...]
June 24, 2019
Whitbread shares: Waiting for strategy to bear fruit
Whitbread shares: Waiting for strategy to bear fruit
It’s not easy being a hotelier in this market, but Whitbread shares are holding their own for now. Despite having [...]
June 24, 2019
Londoners braced for Tube chaos as RMT union prepares strike action ballot
Londoners braced for Tube chaos as RMT union prepares strike action ballot
Londoners are braced for a summer of Tube misery as the RMT rail union prepares a strike action ballot of [...]
June 24, 2019
Lloyds freezes 8,000 offshore bank accounts
Lloyds freezes 8,000 offshore bank accounts
Lloyds Banking Group has frozen about 8,000 bank accounts registered offshore after asking the customers for three years to prove [...]
June 24, 2019
AI software market posts huge growth amid digital transformation boom
AI software market posts huge growth amid digital transformation boom
Revenue from AI software soared more than 63 per cent to $846m (£664m) last year amid a surge in firms [...]
June 24, 2019
‘A dozen’ Tory MPs could back no confidence vote for no-deal Brexit
‘A dozen’ Tory MPs could back no confidence vote for no-deal Brexit
A group of Conservative MPs could put their weight behind a vote of no confidence to block a no-deal Brexit, [...]
June 24, 2019
German business confidence hits lowest level since 2014
German business confidence hits lowest level since 2014
German company managers were at their most pessimistic about the economy since the end of 2014 in June, according to [...]
June 24, 2019