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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

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American utility firm PPL has snapped up its second major UK electricity network after striking a deal worth £3.5 billion with Germany's E.ON.The acquisition...

Stocks finished flat, dragged down by Cisco Systems and Akamai Technologies both issuing weak earnings forecasts, raising concerns about business and technology spending.The Dow...

A Ugandan woman who claims she is a lesbian has been granted an injunction temporarily preventing her deportation from Britain.Brenda Namigadde, 29, says she...

Bellway has offered some hope from the fragile housing market after it said buyer activity had been "encouraging" so far this year.The housebuilder reserved...

Members of a British taskforce have started to arrive in Christchurch to help identify the victims of the devastating New Zealand earthquake.The disaster victim...

Proof that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is unlikely to upset modern Earthlings, an expert has claimed.Times have changed dramatically since 1961...

Tony Blair is to make his second appearance before the Iraq Inquiry on Friday January 21.The former prime minister is one of several witnesses...

A Swedish man has been sentenced to two years and eight months in prison for instigating the theft last year of the notorious "Arbeit...

Gunmen have attacked Iraq's largest oil refinery, killing a guard and forcing a shutdown which threatened to exacerbate acute electricity shortages that have prompted...

There has been a 10-fold rise in reported cases of a toxin produced by bacteria associated with MRSA, according to the Health Protection Agency...