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Solar cuts 'threat to hundreds of jobs'

Hundreds of solar power jobs have been lost owing to planned cuts to subsidies, according to a survey that suggests thousands more jobs could be at risk industry-wide.

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Firms 'must reveal bonus gender gap'

Larger employers will have to publish the amount men and women are awarded in bonuses as part of proposed legislation to reduce the gender pay gap.

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VIDEO: India tries to woo arms buyers

The Indian government wants to make more defence equipment in India - not just for its own use - but to sell to others too.

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Charities back 'strengthened' code

Leading charities say they will commit to a "strengthened" fundraising code to stop vulnerable donors being exploited.

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