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Ethereum, ripple and other cryptocurrency value surges as bitcoin price spikes

Bitcoin’s sudden price rise has resulted in gains across cryptocurrency markets, with ethereum, ripple and litecoin all surging in value. Within the space of...

Police fired after claiming mice ate half a ton of marijuana that mysteriously disappeared...

When more than 500kg of marijuana disappeared from a police warehouse in Argentina, officers had an improbable explanation: it must have been eaten by mice. Senior...

Mike Pompeo dodges Russia questions in confirmation hearing for secretary of state

Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of state has proved he is solidly in the president’s corner, dodging questions about the Russia investigation and...

Toys R Us receives multiple $1bn bids for Asia business

Toys R Us has received several $1bn (£706m) bids for a majority stake in its Asia arm, a lawyer for the company said. The US company...

Brexit: UK businesses face storm of flawed legislation as ministers rush through laws, warn...

UK businesses face a “storm” of flawed and poorly scrutinised laws, rushed through by government ministers with minimal parliamentary oversight after Brexit, top lawyers have warned. Thousands of pieces of legislation must...

Pro-Orban magazine lists Hungarian investigative journalists and refugee advocates among ‘mercenaries of Soros’

A Hungarian magazine published Thursday more than 200 names of people it claims are likely part a group that Prime Minister Viktor Orban calls "mercenaries" paid by U.S.-Hungarian billionaire philanthropist George...

IMF’s Christine Lagarde warns trade protectionism will hurt everyone

IMF managing director Christine Lagarde has warned countries that they must avoid trade protectionism to ensure global prosperity. Speaking in Hong Kong on Wednesday,...

The Bank of England’s monetary policy has made inequality worse – this is how...

Though a decade has passed since the crash, when it comes to policy ideas, the UK is still very much in crisis. As politicians...

What has Trump tweeted today? The latest Twitter posts from the US President and...

Donald Trump's Twitter account provides an extraordinary unfiltered insight into what the President is doing and thinking in real time. He posts on the social...

UK the fly in recruiter Page’s ointment as nervous Brits stay put

Recruiter PageGroup probably wishes it could turn the page on Brexit (it wouldn’t be alone).  The worst decision in British political history has a...