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INM data breach was not for cost-cutting exercise – report 0

The alleged data breach at Independent News & Media, in which thousands of emails from journalists, senior staff and advisers were accessed, was not carried out for the reasons originally

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There is a social gradient in ill health and earlier deaths: Poor people die younger 0

One of the best indicators of human wellbeing is that we are now living longer. The last official figures, based on the 2011 Census, showed life expectancy at birth for

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UK competition watchdog to examine Amazon’s Deliveroo deal 0

Britain’s competition regulator on Friday took action to pause Amazon’s investment in online food delivery group Deliveroo by serving an initial enforcement order on the two companies. Amazon led a

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Jaguar shrugs off Brexit with electric car investment 0

Britain’s biggest carmaker Jaguar Land Rover is making a multi-million pound investment to build electric vehicles in its home market, in a major boost to a sector hit by a

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Takeda opens new cancer drug plant in Dublin 0

Japanese pharma group Takeda opened a new state-of-the-art cancer drug manufacturing plant in Dublin on Friday. The €40 million plant will be used to manufacture global supplies of the company

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Ford driving change in downtown Detroit, with family involvement 0

The hulking Michigan Central Train station rising high into the Detroit sky has seen better days. The building and the district of Corktown it’s situated in are much like the

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BMW boss Harald Krüger quits days before decisive board meeting 0

BMW’s chief executive Harald Krüger has quit days before a board meeting that was due to decide his future, putting the carmaker under pressure to find a successor to deal

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Hastings Hotels Group reports 39% fall in profits 0

Profits have tumbled almost 40 per cent at Northern Ireland’s largest hotel group, which is co-owner of Dublin’s five-star Merrion Hotel. Accounts just filed by the Hastings Hotels Group show

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A 100% chance of recession: what do economists think 0

Economists here broadly agree that a reversal of some sort for the Irish economy is inevitable but differ on what might cause it or how severe it is likely to

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Strong US jobs data shifts interest rates expectations 0

The US economy added more jobs in June than it has in any other month this year, easing concerns of an impending slowdown and reducing the chance of aggressive cuts

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