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Scotch whisky exports stagnate

April 11, 2014 - 4:05am
Scotch whisky exports remained flat last year, as sales were hit by slowing demand in China and other emerging markets.
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US tech sell-off spreads to Asia

April 11, 2014 - 3:28am
Asian markets end Friday's session lower as investors take their cue from the US market and dump technology stocks.
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Samsung Galaxy S5: Expert views

April 11, 2014 - 3:23am
Samsung's latest smartphone swings in
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Co-op Bank confirms £1.3bn losses

April 11, 2014 - 2:59am
The Co-operative Bank has confirmed it has made a loss of £1.3bn for 2013 and said it will not pay out £5m to former executives.
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Japan approves new energy plan

April 11, 2014 - 2:27am
The Japanese government approves an energy plan that backs the use of nuclear power, despite public anxiety after the Fukushima disaster.
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Academic Richard Hoggart dies at 95

April 11, 2014 - 1:47am
Academic and author Richard Hoggart, whose writing influenced ideas about the quality of contemporary life and the power of the media, dies at the age of 95.
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VIDEO: Hi-tech goggles 'detect cancer cells'

April 11, 2014 - 1:43am
A US trial of hi-tech goggles could reduce the need for secondary operations for cancer patients.
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Warning to prosecutors after MP case

April 11, 2014 - 1:37am
The Crown Prosecution Service needs to "keep a cool head" in investigations of historic abuse cases, a former director of public prosecutions warns.
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US condemns Russia gas warnings

April 11, 2014 - 12:46am
The US accuses Russia of using gas supplies to try to control Ukraine, as Nato defends the accuracy of satellite images of Russian troops near the border.
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Why is Indian politics dominated by dynasties?

April 10, 2014 - 11:18pm
Why dynasties dominate Indian politics
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Russians' view of the new 'Cold War'

April 10, 2014 - 11:01pm
Russians' view of Crimea from a fairytale setting
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VIDEO: Rio robbery attempt caught on camera

April 10, 2014 - 10:30pm
A Brazilian woman has narrowly avoided being robbed - while being interviewed about local crime.
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Cities on frontline of climate change struggle

April 10, 2014 - 10:19pm
Cities on frontline of climate change struggle
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Fast Retailing sees lower FY profit

April 10, 2014 - 9:44pm
Shares of Japan's Fast Retailing tumble in Tokyo trade after the company revises down its full year profit forecasts due to sluggish sales at home.
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