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Council tenants to lose lifetime rights

Future council tenants are likely to lose the right to live in their properties for life, the government says.

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Mining stocks lead FTSE 100 higher

London's leading shares open higher, extending the week's gains, with the rise led by mining companies.

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Accelerating revenues boost Williams

The Williams Formula 1 Grand Prix team cuts half-year losses following a sharp rise in revenues.

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