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Car parts from weeds: The future of green motoring?

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 7:07pm
The motor industry is trying to reduce its carbon footprint in a number of innovative ways.

The Worcester high street that's come back to life

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 7:06pm
From a Balkan breakfast to knitting - traders are diversifying to try to buck the trend of falling sales in the high street.

No-fault eviction ban will hurt tenants, landlords say

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 7:03pm
A plan to ban section 21 notices - sometimes called revenge evictions - will backfire, say landlords.

Boeing takes $5bn hit over grounding of 737 Max

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 6:13pm
The charge will wipe out profits, but Boeing says it hopes the aircraft will resume flying this year.

Circle K stores ditch 'Secretary Day' condom offer

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 7:16am
The ad urged shoppers to surprise female secretaries with a gift of a wine, chocolate and condoms.

'My $19 Uber ride cost 100 times that'

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 6:58am
Passengers reportedly paid 100 times more than they should have after Uber's payments system goes awry.

MPs and taxpayers on retrospective loan charge payments

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 6:37am
Anger is growing among taxpayers facing large demands from HMRC over their loan charge repayments.

Asos shares slump as it warns on profits

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 5:06am
The online fashion giant says sales growth has been held back by warehouse problems in the US and Europe.

No-deal Brexit will cause UK recession, says fiscal watchdog

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 5:01am
The Office for Budget Responsibility said the economy would shrink 2% if the UK leaves without a deal.

Water bills set to be cut by £50 over five years

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 3:01am
The regulator says water firms must also invest billions more in improving services between 2020 and 2025.

Instagram hides likes count in international test 'to remove pressure'

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 11:36pm
The number of likes is a measure of how well content is doing on the social media platform.

Should I offset my summer holiday flights?

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 7:14pm
As more of us worry about our carbon emissions, how can you offset your air travel?

UK workers who lose jobs to AI will be retrained

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 7:07pm
The government launches a scheme to retrain workers whose jobs may vanish because of automation.

Electric car models to triple in Europe by 2021

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 7:02pm
An EU transport body says the range of electric car models available to consumers is getting better.

Netflix shares sink 10% as subscriber take-up slows

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 5:00pm
The video streaming pioneer blamed price rises for adding fewer paid subscribers than hoped.

Auction of rare sneakers nets more than $850,000

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 2:40pm
The first major auction of sneakers nets $850,000, with the last and rarest pair still up for grabs.

Boeing crash: I miss them every minute

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 12:59pm
Paul Njoroge, who lost his whole family in the 10 March Boeing crash, gives emotional testimony to US Congress.

Fast fashion: Zara promises all its clothes will be sustainable by 2025

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 12:51pm
Shoppers at the chain will also see containers in store so that they can recycle their old clothes.

KLM breastfeeding policy causes turbulence

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 12:28pm
Dutch airline KLM has asked mothers to cover up when breastfeeding, in response to complaints.

Ferry companies warn of gridlock in no-deal Brexit

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 12:13pm
Freight companies have told Newsnight they will refuse boarding to lorries that do not have the right paperwork.

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