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BBC News - Business - UK Edition 

Profits halve at Murdoch's News Corp

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp, owner of The Times and The Sunday Times newspapers, sees third quarter net profits fall 52%.

Details of HP Autonomy suit emerge

New details of Hewlett-Packard's $5bn fraud suit against Autonomy emerge in a court filing, but former Autonomy boss Mike Lynch says there is no "smoking gun".

McDonald's faces 1bn euro tax probe

US fast-food giant McDonald's could be facing a European Commission (EU) investigation into its tax affairs over an alleged €1bn of unpaid tax.

Greece in urgent push for debt deal

Greek ministers launch a concerted effort to persuade European officials to release more bailout money as the government runs out of cash.

HSBC move decision 'in months'

HSBC says it will make its decision whether to move its headquarters out of the UK within months rather than years.

US trade deficit rises to $51.4bn

The US's trade deficit rose 43.1% to $51.4bn in March, its highest level since October 2008.

VW car chief pledges 'calmer' future

Volkswagen boss Martin Winterkorn says the company is back in "calmer waters" following the recent boardroom battle involving ex-chairman Ferdinand Piech.

Eurozone economic growth 'to rise'

Eurozone economic growth will be slightly stronger this year than previously forecast, according to the European Commission's latest quarterly forecast.

Identity thieves 'target tenants'

Renters face the greatest risk from identity thieves owing to their domestic set-up and lifestyle, research suggests.

UK construction growth in 'sharp' fall

Activity in the UK construction industry fell to its lowest level in nearly two years in April, a closely watched survey shows.

Court says Skype's name is confusing

Skype is unable to get an EU-wide trademark for its brand because a court believes its name is too similar to the broadcaster Sky's.

Gym fall killed Silicon Valley boss

The Silicon Valley entrepreneur and SurveyMonkey chief executive Dave Goldberg died of severe head trauma, according to local officials.

Cocaine delivered to supermarkets

A large shipment of cocaine was mistakenly sent to the supermarket chain in Berlin - for a second time.

Italy opens 'feed the planet' Expo

A major global commercial fair - Milan Expo 2015 - opens in northern Italy, but violence breaks out in the city as protesters clash with police.

VIDEO: Xiaomi plots global growth

Hugo Barra, vice president of Xiaomi Global, talks to BBC News about his company's plans for worldwide expansion.

VIDEO: How will parties keep economy growing?

Robert Peston asks some of the parties how they will keep the economy growing in the years ahead.

VIDEO: 'It's about the experience you offer'

The Chief Executive of the hotels group Six Senses, Neil Jacobs, tells the BBC how his company has adapted to the economic downturn.

VIDEO: Tax disc confusion 'costs millions'

The AA estimates motorists are losing out to the tune of almost £40m because of the way the new tax disc system works, although the DVLA disputes the figures.

VIDEO: When is a late train really late?

Tony Miles from Modern Railway Magazine explains how train companies decide when a train is late and why some trains cannot run on time.

VIDEO: China and Taiwan in trade talks

China's President Xi Jinping meets the head of Taiwan's ruling party later on Monday in the highest level talks between the two sides since 2009.

VIDEO: Drone detector to safeguard planes

New radar technology will enable drones to be detected more easily

VIDEO: Could this battery end energy bills?

Telsa Motors, the US company which makes electric cars, has unveiled a new battery it says can power homes using solar panels.

Could one man cause a stockmarket crash?

Could one man have caused the flash crash?

A question of artificial intelligence

Will robots really be smarter than human beings one day?

The man behind the million-dollar teacher

The man behind the million dollar teacher

Will HSBC move back to its first home?

Will HSBC move back to its original home?

Taking Africa's jobseekers online

Getting Africa's jobseekers online and into employment

Is the US love affair with McDonald's waning?

Why some in the US are losing their love of McDonald's

German firms rap rail strike leaders

German businesses criticise rail union leaders after drivers for the country's Deutsche Bahn rail operator begin a week-long strike in an increasingly bitter row over pay.

VIDEO: Seychelles: 'We have diversified'

How did the Seychelles manage to meet their millennium development goals? The BBC's Lerato Mbele speaks to President James Michel.


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