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Japan dramatically scales back long-term commitments to reduce carbon emissions as Australia moves to repeal its carbon tax
Rates held at 0.5% and £375 billion economy-boosting drive unchanged
More time spent living on the web has been matched by an increased spend from companies on online ads
It can contain toxic chemicals, like chloroform, cleaning fluid, nail-polish remover, anti-freeze or even isopropranol – which is lethal in high doses.
Experts warn that all parties will make deeper cuts after election as the only way to tackle the deficit
Corporation's tech boss suspended pending an investigation
Bank launches audit as outcry grows over links to Malaysian logging companies
‘Global Graduates’ is the new buzz phrase amongst graduate employers and higher education institutions. It is essential, says Mark Pettitt, that the UK seeks to encourage the production of ‘global graduates’ for the future of the UK economy
Victoria Wain, Science graduate
Another of the British high street’s familiar names collapsed tonight, as every branch of the camera retailer Jessops closed down with the loss of more than 1,300 jobs.
Around 2,000 jobs at the camera chain are under threat
Demand could see UK auction raise more than £2 billion
Our diarist notes the former Home Secretary retains a sense of irony
Hewlett-Packard took an 8.8 billion US dollar (£5.5 billion) hit today as it accused former staff at a UK software company it bought last year of cooking the books.
When two companies join forces, there needs to be careful thought about what they’re going to call themselves, as Simon Usborne finds out
Chain stores are closing and being replaced by bookies and pawn brokers. By Charlie Cooper