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Boots sent charity legal warning over pill row

Boots issued a legal warning to a pregnancy charity over its public campaign for more affordable emergency contraception, it has emerged. The British Pregnancy Advisory...

New Look chief Kristiansen to step down

The chief executive of New Look is to step down just over two years after his turnaround of the high street fashion chain paved...

Green warns MP over BHS pensions disclosure

The bitter fight between Sir Philip Green and the veteran Labour MP Frank Field escalated on Thursday when the tycoon threatened legal action over...

Mayweather win spared bookies 'bloody nose'

Floyd Mayweather's victory over Conor McGregor spared Ladbrokes Coral a "bloody nose", the bookmaker revealed today. The blockbuster Las Vegas bout last weekend became the...

Cash ISA saving falls 33% as rules change

There has been a dramatic drop in the number of Cash ISAs being opened and in the amount saved in the wake of the...

RhythmOne close to £185m swoop on US rival

RhythmOne, a London-quoted advertising technology company, is close to agreeing a takeover of a US-based rival that could ultimately see its stock market listing...

Ryanair boss launches scathing attack on PM

Theresa May needs to "get her finger out" over Brexit because it is going to be a "disaster for the UK economy", Ryanair's chief...

Bank's Saunders wants 'bumpy' Brexit insurance

A supporter of raising UK interest rates has argued a gradual increase now helps provide "insurance" should policymakers need to respond to a "bumpy"...

Record £7.8m penalty for 888 customer failures

The online gambling firm 888 has been ordered to pay a record £7.8m penalty by the industry regulator for "significant flaws" in its safeguarding...

Insurance firm countersues Kanye West

Insurance firm Lloyd’s of London is countersuing Kanye West, pointing to drink and drug related clauses in an insurance policy, for the cancellation of...