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Pierce Brosnan says India mouth freshener brand 'cheated' him

March 14, 2018 - 11:40pm
Pierce Brosnan tells Indian officials a mouth freshener brand misled him about its harmful effects.

Financial crisis rules for banks eased by US Senate

March 14, 2018 - 10:57pm
The draft bill exempts banks with less than $250bn in assets from strict oversight under the Dodd-Frank Act.

Fail harder

March 14, 2018 - 8:28pm
Talking about failure is taboo in Germany, and it could be holding business back.

Penny pitching

March 14, 2018 - 8:25pm
The Treasury is seeking views about the future of our coins - but what uses do 1p and 2p pieces have?

Toys R Us set to close all US stores

March 14, 2018 - 8:21pm
The sale or closure of the firm's 885 US stores puts 33,000 jobs at risk, the BBC understands.

MPs warn of 'poisonous air' emergency costing £20bn a year

March 14, 2018 - 8:10pm
Petrol and diesel cars must be phased out earlier than the 2040 target, four Commons committees say.

MPs call for unpaid shifts to be illegal

March 14, 2018 - 8:06pm
Some MPs and lawyers want to ban trial shifts where people are not paid for their work.

Trial shifts 'took advantage of me'

March 14, 2018 - 8:01pm
Meghan Wright from Edinburgh says trial shifts at Nando's and a supermarket creche took advantage of her inexperience and of her wanting paid work.

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes charged with $700m fraud

March 14, 2018 - 2:57pm
The blood testing company, its founder and former president are charged with deceiving investors.

TV pundit Lawrence Kudlow 'to be Trump economic adviser'

March 14, 2018 - 2:23pm
The CNBC contributor says he will lead the National Economic Council after Gary Cohn quit.

What will the future of cars look like?

March 14, 2018 - 1:40pm
Robot taxis, funky lights, a living room on wheels: The Geneva Motor Show gives us a glimpse into the future of motoring.

Downing Street drops penny-pinching plan

March 14, 2018 - 1:29pm
Talk of scrapping 1p and 2p coins has been dismissed by the prime minister's spokesman.

Bargain Booze owner finds £30m tax bill

March 14, 2018 - 12:02pm
Conviviality, which is also the UK's biggest alcohol wholesaler, discovered the huge bill on Tuesday.

Trump pressure scuppers $140bn chipmaker takeover

March 14, 2018 - 9:43am
Broadcom abandons pursuit of US rival Qualcomm two days after it was blocked by President Trump.

Amazon recalls fire-risk power packs in UK, Europe and US

March 14, 2018 - 9:19am
Six models of the AmazonBasics product have been identified as posing a burns hazard.

All Toys R Us stores to close their doors

March 14, 2018 - 9:08am
All of the toy retailer's 100 UK stores will shut their doors in the next six weeks.

Taxes rises of £30bn 'needed by mid-2020s' to cut deficit

March 14, 2018 - 6:32am
The government will need to collect more tax to keep spending constant, warns the IFS.

Debt worries emerge from break-ups

March 14, 2018 - 6:14am
Financial shocks such as divorce and redundancy are leading people into debt crises, a charity says.

Online sales surge boosts Zara owner Inditex

March 14, 2018 - 5:43am
Inditex says online sales now account for a tenth of its global total as profits continue to rise.

Google bans crypto-currency adverts

March 14, 2018 - 4:33am
The search giant follows Facebook in censoring ads for initial coin offerings and trading services.