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At a rally for the Labour frontrunner, LondonLovesBusiness caught up with the former mayor of London

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New York to London in ONE HOUR? It’s possibleVideo

By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Airbus is working on a jet that can cover the 3,459-mile journey between London to New York in 60 minutes.

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Tube strike 2015: How to get around London

By Harry Cockburn

Tube strikes begin tomorrow, here’s how to beat the disruption

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5 appalling impacts of London Tube strikes

By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

As Tube workers prepare to strike on 5 August over Night Tube pay offer

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The government just made £2.1bn selling RBS shares so why are people annoyed?

By Robyn Vinter

It might look like the taxpayer is quids in – but we’re not

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National Gallery workers row: “All out indefinite strike to begin”, says Serwotka

By Harry Cockburn

Indefinite walkout to hit London’s biggest gallery this month

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Infographic: Is London the friendliest city in the UK?

And how much disposable income do Londoners have?

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Tube strike on 5 August: Services to stop running from 6.30pm

By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Londoners, brace yourselves for commuter misery as union bosses have confirmed that a Tube strike is set to go ahead this week.

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Awkward! Nobody knows who the shadow chancellor isVideo

By Robyn Vinter

“Errrr… I should know this one.”

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Take a look at London's newest 40-storey skyscraper

By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Another day, another plan for another skyscraper for London has been unveiled.

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Corbynomics - what on earth is Jeremy Corbyn's economic policy?

By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

We chat to tax expert Richard Murphy, the author of Jeremy Corbyn’s economic policy

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Protestors stage mass inhalation of laughing gas at Parliament

By Harry Cockburn

Giggles ensue after campaigners take nitrous oxide in protest at drugs law

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Landlords must evict failed asylum seekers under new immigration bill

By Harry Cockburn

Benefits for migrants whose asylum requests fail to be stripped away

London skyline with Google, Facebook and other logos superimposed onto the skyline

Here's how Britain can build more billion-dollar tech companies

The tech sector has never seemed more welcoming for would-be entrepreneurs, says Powa Technologies founder Dan Wagner

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Woohoo! The Tube is getting a £5.4bn revamp – here’s what you need to know about it

By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Good news Londoners - Transport for London (TfL) is set to revamp 40% of the Tube network.

London skyline sunshine

Foreign investors spend £1.8bn on London property in the second quarter of 2015

By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Foreigners’ land-buying spree is at its highest level since 2007

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Lord Sugar receives £100 compensation from troll after racist Twitter attack

By Harry Cockburn

Lord Alan Sugar stands to receive £100 in compensation after a youth directed racist abuse at the businessman on Twitter.

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Least green government ever? 10 ways the government is putting the environment on the back-burner

By Harry Cockburn

Big business and national charities lash out at environmentally-unfriendly policies

Blue moon

Here’s why you’re probably going to be mighty disappointed by the blue moon tonight

By Robyn Vinter

It’s called a blue moon, but it’s no bluer than a normal moon. Sorry

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What you *really* need to earn to rent a one-bed in each London postcode

By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Planning to rent a house in London? Get ready to be depressed.

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Boris is “engineering” Tube strikes in August and "Londoners deserve better”

By Robyn Vinter

Harsh words about the mayor’s relationship with transport unions

Google Glass

Google's big secret: Tech giant quietly launches new version of Google Glass

By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Remember Google Glass, the tech giant’s spectacles project that was scrapped in January this year? Well, it’s back.

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Lloyds’ PPI compensation bill reaches £13bn

By Robyn Vinter

But the bank still increased profits by 38%

The Facebook logo reflected in the eyes of a man. Who will Facebook acquire next?

These three Facebook facts will blow your mind

By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

You know a tech giant has become mammoth when you start using it as a verb.

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Jeremy Corbyn – underdog becomes top dog as Unison joins Unite in announcing support

By Harry Cockburn

Bookies slash odds on Corbyn win, creating “biggest price fall in political betting history”

Met Police

Anti-semitic attacks in London double in a year

The number of anti-semetic crimes in London is up 137% in a year and one in 10 involves violence.

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23 cracking Yorkshire facts

By Robyn Vinter

Stick that in your ginnel*

Coke Cola

This graphic showing Coca-Cola's effects on your body in 60 minutes has gone VIRAL

By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

An infographic showing how your body reacts to the first sip of Coca-Cola and its effects on your body in 60 minutes has gone viral.

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How to make the most of your lunch hour in London

By Harry Cockburn

A practical guide for a creative and fulfilling lunchtime

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Review: How Balls Brothers found its feminine side

By Rebecca Hobson

Midweek drinking is frowned upon (apparently) but dress it up with a masterclass and some excellent seafood and it’s quite alright

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