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Cricket is tackling sexism in India's schools

4 hours 49 min ago
Cricket and dance are being combined in a project challenging gender stereotypes in rural India

Mental health problems 'block travel insurance cover'

4 hours 58 min ago
Mystery shopping reveals four-fold increases in premiums even when issues have been been stable for years.

Price comparison sites 'rife with errors'

4 hours 58 min ago
Millions of consumers "are not getting a clear picture from the websites they visit", says Which?

Salary question blamed for gender pay gap

4 hours 59 min ago
Asking people what they currently earn can trap women into lower salaries, a charity says.

S&P index set for record winning streak

4 hours 59 min ago
The index tracking the 500 biggest public companies in the US has risen almost 325% since 2009.

Bank scam victims 'shouldn't be blamed for money lost'

5 hours 6 min ago
Banks have been told it's "not fair" to automatically blame customers for money lost through a scam.

Superdrug's online customers targeted by criminals

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 20:35
The High Street chain warns its online customers to change their passwords.

Ex-UBS trader avoids deportation - for now

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 17:09
Kweku Adoboli, who was convicted of a huge fraud in 2012, is trying to avoid being sent back to Ghana.

US-China trade war hurting other Asian nations

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 16:42
As the US and China threaten more trade tariffs, the row is affecting other countries in Asia.

Nike removes balaclava accused of 'targeting gun culture'

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 15:44
The company says it was "in no way condoning the serious issues of criminal and gang culture".

Can Venezuela halt hyperinflation?

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 13:48
Experts doubt that lopping five zeroes off the currency will solve its economic woes anytime soon.

Government's July surplus at 18-year high

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 11:36
Analysts say the improvement in public finances could give the chancellor extra money for the Budget.

Businessman Richard Cousins 'leaves £41m' to Oxfam

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 11:23
The charity received the cash after Richard Cousins and two sons died in a plane crash in Australia.

Microsoft claims win over 'Russian political hackers'

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 09:16
Cyber-attacks on US political groups are stopped after Microsoft grabs key net domains, the company says.

House of Fraser's flagship London store saved

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 08:33
The department store's new owners agree terms to keep the store on London's Oxford Street open.

UK can be '21st Century exporting superpower', says Liam Fox

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 05:03
The international trade secretary outlines post-Brexit aspirations - but businesses ask for help.

Venezuela crisis: More migrants cross into Brazil despite attacks

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 05:03
The number of people crossing the border increases, as Venezuela tries to stabilise its economy.

Workers in open-plan offices 'more active'

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 01:08
They were also less stressed compared to people working in cubicles or private offices, a US study found.

Narrowboat that became a record store

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 01:07
The unusual shop brings together Luke Guilford's love of boats and music.

Is roaring US economy a mirage?

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 01:02
President Donald Trump often celebrates America's buoyant economy, but one number seems stuck - real wages.

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