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Asbestos discovery triggers Johnson & Johnson baby powder recall in US

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 16:41:49 GMT

The firm recalls one batch after regulators find trace amounts of asbestos in a bottle bought online.

Barclays board approved 'sham' Qatar deal

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 13:30:03 GMT

Barclays' board approved an agreement at the heart of fraud charges against former executives, a court hears.

Savile Row in firing line as US tariffs hit the UK

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 23:07:04 GMT

British luxury goods are targeted by the US as new taxes on exports take effect.

Sainsbury's to stop selling fireworks

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 09:32:10 GMT

The supermarket is the first to end sales amid calls for a ban to protect pets and the vulnerable.

China economy: Third quarter growth misses expectations

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 07:30:45 GMT

The world's second largest economy is battling a trade war with the US and slowing domestic demand.