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EU sets course for US clash with law blocking Iran sanctions

European leaders to launch statute to protect EU firms doing business in Iran The EU has put itself on a collision course with the US over Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from...

Apprentices and owners at the sharp end of Carillion collapse

A trainee earning £45 a day finds he will lose a year of scheme, as others were dismissed ‘Recklessness, hubris and greed’ – Carillion slammed by MPs MPs dole out the...

Elon Musk says Tesla planning ‘thorough reorganization’

Car company has faced questions about its production schedule Number of third-party contractors ‘has really gotten out of control’ Tesla’s chief executive, Elon Musk, told employees on Monday the company was...

TSB rejected help from Lloyds at start of IT meltdown

Bank accused of ‘playing fast and loose’, as some users still report problems accessing accounts TSB turned down an offer of help from Lloyds Banking Group, its former owner, in the early...

Lords overturn MPs with vote for second Leveson inquiry

Peers back amendment calling for new public inquiry into conduct of media, forcing second vote by MPs The House of Lords has once again voted to establish a fresh Leveson-style public inquiry...

UK bookmaker values rise by over £1.5bn as sports betting to be legal in...

Paddy Power Betfair, 888 and William Hill enjoy gains after US supreme court ruling The value of London-listed gambling firms, including 888, Paddy Power Betfair and William Hill, surged by more than...

One million students join calls for vote on Brexit deal

Protests ‘will dwarf action over tuition fees’ as May and Corbyn face mounting pressure Student organisations representing almost a million young people studying at UK universities and colleges are today joining forces...

Embarrassed AT&T says hiring Trump fixer Michael Cohen was ‘big mistake’

Telecoms giant says it made a ‘serious misjudgment’ in its relationship with Cohen and admits ‘our reputation has been damaged’ Hiring president Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Michael Cohen, was a “big mistake,”...

Apple scraps €850m Irish data centre after planning delays

Decision described as ‘hammer blow’ to west Ireland and comes before supreme court hearing Apple is scrapping plans for an €850m (£743m) data centre in Ireland after three years of planning approval...

Melrose shareholders revolt against directors’ £42m bonuses

Rebellion at new owner of GKN too late to stop bumper £167m payout shared by four directors Shareholders in turnaround specialist Melrose have staged one of the largest pay revolts this year,...