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Asos profits hit by fashion price-cutting

Top Stories - December 17, 2018 - 4:28am
The online fashion giant says cutting prices to match rivals has not shifted more clothes.

1MDB: Malaysia charges Goldman Sachs and two bankers

Business - December 17, 2018 - 4:24am
The bank and former employees are charged following an investigation of Malaysian state fund 1MDB.

1MDB: Malaysia charges Goldman Sachs and two bankers

World News - December 17, 2018 - 4:24am
The bank and former employees are charged following an investigation of Malaysian state fund 1MDB.

Geoffrey Rush denies misconduct allegations by co-star Yael Stone

Top Stories - December 17, 2018 - 4:15am
Australian actress Yael Stone says Rush behaved inappropriately during a Sydney theatre production.

Geoffrey Rush denies misconduct allegations by co-star Yael Stone

World News - December 17, 2018 - 4:15am
Australian actress Yael Stone says Rush behaved inappropriately during a Sydney theatre production.

Energy firms SSE and Npower scrap merger plan

Business - December 17, 2018 - 3:35am
SSE says the new energy price cap was one factor behind the decision to scrap the deal.

Chester Zoo fire: £120k raised after blaze to be spent on conservation

Top Stories - December 17, 2018 - 3:18am
Well-wishers have crowdfunded nearly £120,000 for Chester Zoo in the wake of a "devastating" fire.

Sajjan Kumar: Milestone conviction in deadly Sikh riots

World News - December 17, 2018 - 1:26am
India's Congress party politician Sajjan Kumar's conviction is the most important over the 1984 riots.

Gay Singaporean man wins landmark appeal to adopt surrogate child

World News - December 17, 2018 - 12:56am
The landmark ruling clears the way for the man to become the legal parent of his biological child.

Gay Singaporean man wins landmark appeal to adopt surrogate child

Top Stories - December 17, 2018 - 12:56am
The landmark ruling clears the way for the man to become the legal parent of his biological child.

Pageant-mad Philippines celebrates Miss Universe win

World News - December 17, 2018 - 12:39am
The contest is hugely popular in the Philippines though critics say such pageants objectify women.

Andrew Broad: Australian minister quits amid 'sugar baby' allegations

World News - December 17, 2018 - 12:28am
Andrew Broad quits the government's frontbench after a woman made allegations to a magazine.

Three-year-old assaulted on Delhi bus rape anniversary

World News - December 16, 2018 - 10:47pm
The incident occurred on the sixth anniversary of the gang rape of a student on a bus in India.

Laura Ashley to close 40 UK stores amid a push into China

Business - December 16, 2018 - 10:05pm
The British High Street store is struggling in the UK and wants to build its presence in China.

Laura Ashley to close 40 UK stores amid a push into China

Top Stories - December 16, 2018 - 10:05pm
The British High Street store is struggling in the UK and wants to build its presence in China.

Workplace reforms 'will protect gig economy workers'

Business - December 16, 2018 - 9:56pm
"Gig economy" workers will be better protected by a package of reforms, the government says.

Workplace reforms 'will protect gig economy workers'

Top Stories - December 16, 2018 - 9:56pm
"Gig economy" workers will be better protected by a package of reforms, the government says.

Hull hotel cancels homeless people's Christmas day booking

Top Stories - December 16, 2018 - 9:43pm
Carl Simpson told the BBC his Christmas hotel booking for 24 homeless people had been cancelled

'Why I chose to have my leg amputated'

Top Stories - December 16, 2018 - 9:30pm
Victoria Snell, who has a prosthetic limb, has just run a 5k race. She explains why she chose to have her leg amputated.

Mexico launches $7.4bn Tren Maya railway project

World News - December 16, 2018 - 9:22pm
The ambitious project will link Mayan archaeological sites to cities and beach resorts.

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