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Ministers concede Sunday trading defeat

Plans to overhaul Sunday trading laws in England and Wales are dropped after they were rejected by MPs, including 27 Conservatives.

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Africa's economic prospects in 2016: Looking for silver linings

Matthew Davies looks at Africa's prospects for 2016

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A knife fight broke out at the Boxing Day sales and police found a machete - Business Insider


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A knife fight broke out at the Boxing Day sales and police found a machete
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Police were called to a shopping centre in Bromley, South London, on Boxing Day after an apparent knife fight broke out leaving one person bleeding from the head. Twitter user @HumbleChap caught videos from the scene on his phone, showing shoppers ...
Machete man causes panic at UK shopping centreBusiness Standard

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UK state pension 'not generous'

The UK's state pension is one of the least generous in the world, according to a report from an international think tank.

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VIDEO: Zanzibar's fading music scene

The cancellation of a leading music festival in Zanzibar prompts concern about the future of music on the island.

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