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Nirav Modi arrested in UK amid India fraud case allegations

March 20, 2019 - 6:00am
Nirav Modi, whose jewellery was worn by Priyanka Chopra-Jonas, is accused of defrauding an Indian bank.

Kingfisher boss to go as profits fall further

March 20, 2019 - 4:07am
The chief executive of Kingfisher, the group that owns DIY chains B&Q and Screwfix, is stepping down.

Trade war: US-China to resume face-to-face talks next week, reports say

March 20, 2019 - 1:32am
The negotiations have taken longer than some had expected with contradictory comments on progress.

Juncker criticised over 'freeports'

March 19, 2019 - 8:06pm
EC president attacked for dismissing worries some art storage facilities may enable money laundering.

Brexit food stockpiling loan ad banned

March 19, 2019 - 8:06pm
Advertising chiefs rule people may have felt pressured into taking out a loan by fears of food shortages.

Watchdogs 'need to prove they protect consumers' says NAO

March 19, 2019 - 8:05pm
Four regulators need to be able to prove how they are protecting consumers, the spending watchdog says.

Future transport: How will we get around in 2050?

March 19, 2019 - 8:02pm
The push for cleaner air will mean more electric vehicles that are driverless and shared, according to experts.

'Corruption in Ukraine has to be stopped'

March 19, 2019 - 8:01pm
Corruption is the "number one problem" in Ukraine, MP Sergey Leshchenko tells the BBC's Ed Butler.

Weedkiller glyphosate a 'substantial' cancer factor

March 19, 2019 - 6:21pm
Jury to consider damages after one of the world's most widely-used weedkillers is blamed for cancer.

Boeing: US orders review of 737 Max licence to fly

March 19, 2019 - 5:27pm
The transport secretary orders an independent assessment of the 737 Max certification process.

Brexit: Less than half of trusted trader applications approved

March 19, 2019 - 3:54pm
Only 365 businesses have been granted the status - which could be crucial in a no-deal Brexit - in almost three years, Newsnight learns.

Lloyds boss Horta-Osorio gives up final salary pension perk

March 19, 2019 - 3:39pm
Antonio Horta-Osorio was the only employee still entitled to a final salary pension - much to the anger of staff.

New York considers congestion charge

March 19, 2019 - 2:07pm
New York could follow London by introducing a congestion charge, but will it benefit everyone?

Google reveals gaming platform Stadia

March 19, 2019 - 1:33pm
The new digital platform will stream games and has its own controller

The SEC calls for new contempt sanctions for Elon Musk

March 19, 2019 - 1:15pm
US financial regulator has called for sanctions after Mr Musk tweeted without seeking Tesla's approval.

The UK's richest man bailing out Team Sky

March 19, 2019 - 10:56am
The UK's richest man, and now owner of a cycling team, has built a multi-billion pound business by buying unloved assets.

India 'asks banks to rescue Jet Airways'

March 19, 2019 - 8:56am
The government has asked state-run banks to step in to save the struggling airline, Reuters reports.

Former Staples chain Office Outlet in administration

March 19, 2019 - 8:42am
The former Staples stationery chain, Office Outlet, is in administration, putting 1,200 jobs at risk.

Sainsbury's and Asda vow £1bn merger price cuts

March 19, 2019 - 7:04am
The retail giants tell the competition watchdog a merger would mean shoppers save 10% on everyday items.

UK employment at highest since 1971

March 19, 2019 - 6:58am
A new record number of 32.7 million people were in work between November and January in the UK.

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