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HSBC still trying to fix online banking

Britain's biggest bank, HSBC, is still trying to repair its online banking system, which has failed for the second day running.

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VIDEO: Tanzania's 'innovative' bike mechanic

While repairing bicycles in Tanzania, Bernard Kiwia discovered his passion for new inventions.

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VIDEO: South Africa's finance minister fiasco

How South Africa got three finance ministers in just one week.

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UK inflation rate turns positive

The UK's inflation rate as measured by the Consumer Prices Index rose to 0.1% last month, the Office for National Statistics says.

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VIDEO: HIV drugs price hike defended

The head of a US drugs company has defended his company's decision to raise the price of medication used by Aids patients by over 5,000%.

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