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Elon Musk 'pedo guy' defamation trial to begin

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 09:14
The Tesla boss is due to appear in court accused of defaming a British man during a 2018 cave rescue.

TikTok sent US user data to China, lawsuit claims

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 07:14
The class action accuses TikTok of "surreptitiously" transferring data of American users to China.

FaceApp may pose 'counterintelligence threat' says FBI

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 04:22
It comes amid rising US concern over security risks posed by products made by foreign technology firms.

US mulls retaliation to French tech tax

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 00:30
The list of items that could be hit with tariffs includes cheese, sparkling wine, make-up and handbags.

Raiding factories, freeing children

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 00:09
Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi has been freeing children from slavery for more than 30 years.

How China-US rivalry is dividing the internet

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 00:02
Will the rivalry between China and the US accelerate the division of the internet into two halves?

Could you make money from renting your clothes?

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 00:00
A fashion industry executive is hoping to make clothing rental a popular trend in the UK.

Ferguson Marine shipyard taken into public ownership

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 18:48
The Ferguson shipyard move comes after administrators agree terms for the transaction with Scottish ministers.

Trump to restore tariffs on steel from Brazil and Argentina

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 15:08
The US President says the countries' weak currencies and cheap exports are harming US farmers.

Volkswagen: UK motorists begin mass claim over emissions scandal

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 14:23
About 100,000 UK car buyers start a compensation claim over the Volkswagen emissions scandal.

Disabled workers face a 12.2% pay gap

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 12:12
London has the highest gap, official figures indicate, with Scotland the narrowest.

Android 'spoofing' bug helps targets bank accounts

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 10:45
Banking apps were hit by cyber-thieves who spoofed login pages to steal account details.

South Western Railway strike: 27-day walk out begins

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 09:38
It follows a row over guards on South Western Railway services, which run from London Waterloo.

Ted Baker investigates stock inventory blunder

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 09:32
The fashion retailer says it may have overstated the value of its stock by between £20m and £25m.

Cyber Monday expected to rake in 'record US sales'

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 06:30
Retailers are poised for bumper Cyber Monday sales in the US after a record-breaking Black Friday.

Meng Wanzhou: Oil paintings and books for detained Huawei executive

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 06:10
Meng Wanzhou's experience contrasts with two Canadians detained in China shortly after her arrest.

Amazon pulls Auschwitz-themed Christmas ornaments

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 04:57
Poland's Auschwitz Memorial called on the retailer to halt sales of the "disturbing" merchandise

'We try to make good food emotionally addictive'

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 00:07
John Vincent, co-founder of healthy fast food chain Leon, explains the ethos behind the company.

Brexit: Could the UK and EU sort a trade deal in months?

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 00:04
Even if the withdrawal agreement is approved, the future UK-EU trade relationship still requires much work.

'Exploited' workers propping up the building sector

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 00:01
The construction industry is trying to crack down on the use of underpaid labour, but it's a huge task.