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Jack’s wins round one of the discount supermarket price war

Tesco’s discount chain comes out cheaper on popular items – but Aldi pledges to fight back Jack’s has won round one in the supermarket discounters price war according to a Guardian analysis...

Kim Jong-un all fingers and thumbs in bid for Instagram diplomacy

North Korean leader struggled to make ‘finger hearts’ gesture popular on social media Doing something “for the ‘gram” is not typically associated with international diplomacy, but this did not stop Kim Jong-un making a...

Church of England pulls out of Wonga rescue effort

Justin Welby says church has decided not to participate in buyout of payday lender The Church of England has pulled out of an attempt to buy the loan book of the collapsed...

NHS wins legal fight against pharma firms over sight-loss drug

Health service wins right to give patients cheaper and effective Avastin treatment The NHS has won a legal battle against the pharmaceutical industry which will lead to patients with the most common form of blindness receiving...

Brussels urged to investigate Czech PM over business empire

Andrej Babiš’s Agrofert given €75m of EU subsidies in 2017, prompting conflict claims Brussels is being urged to investigate the Czech prime minister, Andrej Babiš, over an alleged conflict of interest after...

Tom Watson: Labour would ban gambling with credit cards

Deputy leader says crackdown on betting industry necessary to tackle addiction ‘epidemic’ Labour would ban the use of credit cards to place bets, affecting billions of pounds of transactions a year, as part...

Share your experiences monitoring screentime with iOS 12

We would like to hear how new “digital wellbeing” services are affecting how you use technology Digital wellbeing tools built into the latest Apple mobile software aim to help people reduce the time...

Honda warns no-deal Brexit would cost it tens of millions

Carmaker says it could face higher tariffs but stresses it is committed to Swindon site Honda has warned a no-deal Brexit would cost it tens of millions of pounds in additional tariffs and would...

Boohoo boss in line for £50m bonus if share price rises by 180%

Multimillion-pound incentive for John Lyttle agreed by fashion retailer’s shareholders The new chief executive of Boohoo is in line for a £50m bonus if shares in the online fashion retailer rise by...

UK Netflix rival looms as BBC and Discovery eye UKTV breakup

Splitting channels between them would have big impact on Britain’s TV industry The BBC and the US pay-TV company Discovery are understood to be in the final stages of agreeing a £1bn...