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Retailer has recalled more medicines as a precaution after a possible manufacturing fault was identified

Small Talk: Waterlogic's float sees strong backing from institutions

It is set to be a busy week on AIM, with at least two companies expected move ahead with flotation plans. Waterlogic, which is expected to publish its admission document this week, has already raised £40m in new money via an institutional placing. That puts it on track for a market value of about £112m when it lists later this month.

Jerry Seinfeld, 02 Arena, London

No one can take apart a box of Pop Tarts quite the way Seinfeld does

Drugs profiteering hits patients

Thousands of patients regularly experience delays in obtaining essential medicines because profiteering traders are selling drugs intended for the NHS to higher-paying European countries – more than 18 months after the Government promised to tackle the problem.

Boots chief executive left because of 'stress'

Alliance Boots has cited "stress" as being among the key reasons why Andy Hornby left his role as group chief executive this year.

Alliance Boots hits back over tax payments in UK

Alliance Boots, the wholesale pharmaceutical and retail health and beauty retail giant, has launched a vigorous defence of its UK tax payments.

UK gets its walking boots on and heads for the hills

Special <i>IoS</i> survey finds that more and more of us are legging it. Children are even walking to school

24-Hour Room Service: The St Pancras Renaissance, London

A grand plan: the hotel at the end of a long journey

Business Diary: All work and no play for the idlers

Arguments raged on yesterday morning's Today programme over whether all these lovely bank holidays are bad news for the economy. Coming out in favour of more work was champion of the Square Mile Allister Heath, the editor of City AM. Countering these arguments, and suggesting we simply don't have enough free time, was Tom Hodgkinson of The Idler. So it was pretty clear who would be working over this long weekend then? Er, well no. Heath will have his feet up as City AM's presses fall silent, while Hodgkinson toils in the Idler's cafe.

Willie's Easter Egg Factory

Children were being dragged reluctantly from the Tabernacle pub in Notting Hill yesterday, their eyes wild with sugar intake and faces smeared with chocolate, when I arrived at Willie Harcourt-Cooze’s one-off London-based Easter Egg factory yesterday.

The Tsar's Bride, Royal Opera House, London

A Russian rarity proves to be a real treasure in a production set amid the trappings of new money

Sloane Crosley: &lsquo;I do say sorry when I slam into strangers in the street, but I don&rsquo;t mean it'

I body-checked two people this week. This isn't a new habit either. It's something I like to do when I want to elevate my feelings about other people's poor street etiquette from "passive" to "straight-up aggressive".

Stephen Glover: When is an advertorial not an advertorial?

Media Studies: Times may be hard, but editors must fight to preserve the distinction between editorial and advertising

Business Diary: Moulton takes to the regions

He did it for private equity, helping to invent the business in its modern form and now he wants to do it for King's Lynn too. Jon Moulton has given businessmen in the Norfolk town a pep talk, advising them that they are in "the very best part of the UK for small and medium businesses to flourish". Not that he actually made it to their locality, you understand, appearing at the event courtesy of a video conferencing facility.

'Hit and miss' warning on home health tests

Home health kits could be a waste of time, effort and money, according to Which?

Why things taste bitter for Pepsi

After decades in the shadow of Coca-Cola, Pepsi has slipped to third place in the war of the cola brands, ousted by Diet Coke
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NHS struggling to monitor the safety and efficacy of its services outsourced to private providers

Who's monitoring the outsourced NHS services?

A report finds that private firms are not being properly assessed for their quality of care
Zac Goldsmith: 'I'll trigger a by-election over Heathrow'

Zac Goldsmith: 'I'll trigger a by-election over Heathrow'

The Tory MP said he did not want to stand again unless his party's manifesto ruled out a third runway. But he's doing so. Watch this space
How do Greek voters feel about Syriza's backtracking on its anti-austerity pledge?

How do Greeks feel about Syriza?

Five voters from different backgrounds tell us what they expect from Syriza's charismatic leader Alexis Tsipras
From Iraq to Libya and Syria: The wars that come back to haunt us

The wars that come back to haunt us

David Cameron should not escape blame for his role in conflicts that are still raging, argues Patrick Cockburn
Sam Baker and Lauren Laverne: Too busy to surf? Head to The Pool

Too busy to surf? Head to The Pool

A new website is trying to declutter the internet to help busy women. Holly Williams meets the founders
Heston Blumenthal to cook up a spice odyssey for British astronaut manning the International Space Station

UK's Major Tum to blast off on a spice odyssey

Nothing but the best for British astronaut as chef Heston Blumenthal cooks up his rations
John Harrison's 'longitude' clock sets new record - 300 years on

‘Longitude’ clock sets new record - 300 years on

Greenwich horologists celebrate as it keeps to within a second of real time over a 100-day test
Fears in the US of being outgunned in the vital propaganda wars by Russia, China - and even Isis - have prompted a rethink on overseas broadcasters

Let the propaganda wars begin - again

'Accurate, objective, comprehensive': that was Voice of America's creed, but now its masters want it to promote US policy, reports Rupert Cornwell
Why Japan's incredible long-distance runners will never win the London Marathon

Japan's incredible long-distance runners

Every year, Japanese long-distance runners post some of the world's fastest times – yet, come next weekend, not a single elite competitor from the country will be at the London Marathon
Why does Tom Drury remain the greatest writer you've never heard of?

Tom Drury: The quiet American

His debut was considered one of the finest novels of the past 50 years, and he is every bit the equal of his contemporaries, Jonathan Franzen, Dave Eggers and David Foster Wallace
You should judge a person by how they peel a potato

You should judge a person by how they peel a potato

Dave Hax's domestic tips are reminiscent of George Orwell's tea routine. The world might need revolution, but we like to sweat the small stuff, says DJ Taylor
Beige is back: The drab car colours of the 1970s are proving popular again

Beige to the future

Flares and flounce are back on catwalks but a revival in ’70s car paintjobs was a stack-heeled step too far – until now
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Bill Granger cooks with fresh cheeses

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Shay Given: 'This FA Cup run has been wonderful'

The Villa keeper has been overlooked for a long time and has unhappy memories of the national stadium – but he is savouring his chance to play at Wembley
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