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VIDEO: Minimum wage 'a hurdle' for my disabled son

Julian Mason's son Ben, who has a learning disability, says the minimum wage is a hurdle to him

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Steel Jobs Saved As Caparo Business Sold - Manx Radio


Steel Jobs Saved As Caparo Business Sold
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Robert Moran, partner at PwC leading the Caparo sales process, said: "The sale of Caparo Tubular Solutions is a major boost for the Midlands economy, the employees of Caparo and more widely for the UK steel industry. "This deal preserves all 333 jobs ...

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VIDEO: Microsoft pulls plug on Zune music

Microsoft's failed Zune music service is quietly put to rest.

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Why the UK should be hiking interest rates 'more urgently' than the US - Business Insider


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Why the UK should be hiking interest rates 'more urgently' than the US
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UK flag costumes dressed ryder cup REUTERS/Jeff HaynesA group of Team Europe golf fans watch along the fourth fairway during a practice round at the 39th Ryder Cup matches at the Medinah Country Club in Medinah, Illinois, September 26, 2012.

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Mitchell suggests tax credits 'tweak'

Former Conservative Cabinet minister Andrew Mitchell suggests controversial tax credit reforms could be "tweaked" as Labour says it would reverse the changes.

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