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Proportion of mums in work 'up 50% since mid-1970s'

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 07:45:09 GMT

But the increases have been largest among the partners of higher-earning men, says the IFS.

Car park penalty tickets at record high

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 03:46:32 GMT

Management firms issue 5.65m notices to British drivers in a year, according to the RAC Foundation.

RBS profit trebles as costs fall

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 07:33:55 GMT

The majority state-owned bank reports a quarterly profit of £792m as it continues its recovery.

Amazon's sales surge and profits double

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 21:56:50 GMT

The online retailer beat expectations with a 43% rise in revenues during the first quarter.

Rail passengers suffer 'misery', say MPs

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 23:03:07 GMT

Public Accounts Committee says people are paying for a franchising model that doesn't work.