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Iceland's founder grabs it back through £1.5bn management buyout

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The Serious Fraud Office suffered a bloody nose yesterday, after a High Court judge granted the Tchenguiz brothers a judicial review into their arrests and the searches of their homes and offices in raids last year.

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The brothers were arrested at dawn on a day they were due to fly out to Cannes to host a party on their yacht

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Private equity firms vie for Iceland after Morrisons pulls out

The grocer Morrisons did not lodge a final-round bid to acquire Iceland Foods, the frozen food chain up for sale for up to £1.5bn.

Tesco market share dips below 30 per cent

Supermarket giant Tesco saw its share of the grocery market dip below 30 per cent for the first time in nearly seven years as it struggled to compete with low-cost rivals, figures showed today.

Losing It, By William Ian Miller

Would the author of Where Angels Fear to Tread have ventured upon butt-waxing? This stray, even idle thought surfaces while reading William Ian Miller's account of the shrinking brain and concomitant weakenings. He ranges widely but accords no space to EM Forster, who lived beyond 90 but, decades earlier, lamented the hair between his buttocks.

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For the past fortnight, Captain Uwe Post has been flying in circles in the congenial surroundings of north-eastern Sicily. The German pilot is working for an Anglo-Norwegian project that aims to allow passenger aircraft to fly safely during and after volcanic eruptions.

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Grounded no more: the ingenious bit of kit easyJet claims will help beat the ash cloud

The 2010 Iceland volcano cost airlines £1bn, so any way of avoiding a repeat will be welcome news

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