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Seven things you need to know about Cameron’s new immigration rules

David Cameron is clamping down on immigration.

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This government map shows all UK areas that could be fracked

Half the UK is now open for fracking. This map shows all potential sites

Mon, 28 Jul 2014| By Sophie Hobson

Check out the areas open to exploration

England fan reflects on Englands 4-1 World Cup exit to Germany, 2010

Why 16-24 year olds are twice as likely to be addicted to gambling and how the World Cup didn’t help

Mon, 28 Jul 2014| By Robyn Vinter

Young people are twice as likely to be in the “at risk” category as the UK population as a whole, and the problem is getting worse.

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West London is badly flooded - these pictures show how serious the damage isVideo

Mon, 28 Jul 2014| By Robyn Vinter

Parts of west London are in chaos this morning after flooding blocked roads and rail lines.

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Crazy cost of London living: you pay TWICE as much rent as rest of UK

Mon, 28 Jul 2014| By Sophie Hobson

The London property market has escalated to new heights of ridiculousness, as new research reveals that residential rent in the capital is twice as expensive as in the rest of the UK.

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Pimlico Plumbers boss Charlie Mullins is suing Yelp for "disgusting" reviews

Fri, 25 Jul 2014| By Shruti Tripathi

Pimlico Plumbers boss Charlie Mullins is suing Yelp for “defamatory and disgusting” reviews about the company.

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Alessio Rastani: Why the euro is going to be trashed

Fri, 25 Jul 2014| By Alessio Rastani

The fastest way for Draghi to kickstart the economy is to trash the euro, says Alessio Rastani

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Robyn Vinter: Scotland showed the world the true meaning of a "Glasgow kiss"Video

Thu, 24 Jul 2014| By Robyn Vinter

Combine a world-famous sporting event and former European Capital of Culture and you’re always going to get some pleasant surprises. When that city is Glasgow, you know it will be memorable too.

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John Nugent: Why I don't care that Leicester Square is no longer the home of British Cinema

Thu, 24 Jul 2014| By John Nugent

RIP Leicester Square - home of misguided tourists and soulless sports bars - says our new film columnist

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Sketch-a-Etch: Where's our Middle East envoy Tony Blair?

Tue, 22 Jul 2014| By Sketch-a-Etch

Where words fail us, there’s always photoshop

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Alastair Mitchell: Want to be charitable? It's not just about money. Think beyond your company’s four walls

Mon, 21 Jul 2014| By Alastair Mitchell

Huddle’s CEO and co-founder on responsible business in the modern age

Ivan Retzignac and Andrew Bucher, founders of MedicAnimal.com

How can fast-growing tech start-ups be better supported?

MedicAnimal co-founders Andrew Bucher and Ivan Retzignac on how the UK can produce more fast-growth tech companies

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Graham Schuhmacher MBE: How to stimulate the provision and take-up of apprenticeships

Rolls-Royce head of learning services on why apprenticeships stimulate growth in the economy

Rajeeb Dey, founder, Enternships

Rajeeb Dey: Poor communication between education and industry is creating a skills gap

Enternships.com founder and CEO on how to get more graduates into jobs

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Simon Spinks: How can we encourage more SMEs to export?

Harrison Spinks MD on the best export strategies for SMEs

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She's boss of a $44m tech firm and advises the White House - meet Maryse LiburdiVideo

By Shruti Tripathi

“The tech economy is poorly served by investment in the UK - and in the EU,” says the Pokeware CEO

David Sonnenthal

Mayfair’s posh pawnbroker reveals the items rich people get loans against

By Robyn Vinter

David Sonnenthal owns New Bond Street Pawnbrokers, London’s first luxury pawnbroker.

England fan reflects on Englands 4-1 World Cup exit to Germany, 2010

Why 16-24 year olds are twice as likely to be addicted to gambling and how the World Cup didn’t help

By Robyn Vinter

Young people are twice as likely to be in the “at risk” category as the UK population as a whole, and the problem is getting worse.

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Gambling in numbers: 7 stats that show the UK’s gambling problem

By Robyn Vinter

Today we discovered people aged 18-24 are doubly at risk of developing a gambling problem, because of technology and advertising.

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Video: We meet the man behind luxury supercar extravaganza Salon PrivéVideo

By Harry Cockburn

David Bagley on his love of cars and setting up his dream supercar festival

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SECURING BRITAIN: RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS - Sustainability, Standards & Supply Chain

SECURING BRITAIN: RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS - Sustainability, Standards & Supply Chain

Wed, 16 Jul 2014

Game-changing ideas for the public & private sectors

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Nick Hurd MP: Collaboration & innovation to tackle social challenges

Fri, 11 Jul 2014

Nick Hurd MP, Minister for Civil Society, on how government, social enterprise and the private sector can work together

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Wed, 9 Jul 2014

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SECURING BRITAIN'S GROWTH: By Richard Branson, Boris Johnson, Martha Lane Fox, Kelly Hoppen & more business champions

Thu, 3 Apr 2014

London business leaders on turning the nation into an economic powerhouse