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Osborne 'boxed-in' by policy pledges

By laying down so many rules, George Osborne has given himself little room for manoeuvre, reports economics editor Kamal Ahmed.

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British spy agency GCHQ is advertising on trendy Shoreditch streets - Business Insider


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British spy agency GCHQ is advertising on trendy Shoreditch streets
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UK spy agency GCHQ, the British equivalent of the NSA, has taken the unusual step of covering trendy London neighbourhood Shoreditch with ads for jobs at the intelligence agency. The "clean" graffiti ads, which are created using a pressure washer and a ...

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Lindt defeats Haribo over gold bear

A German court dismisses a trademark claim from Haribo, which sought to stop rival confectioner Lindt producing gold, red-bowed chocolate bears.

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Lufthansa to offer short-haul broadband

German airline Lufthansa plans to offer broadband access on its short and medium-haul flights from the summer of next year.

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