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Latest update : 2013-09-13

Twitter tweets its plan to go public

Social messaging network Twitter has confirmed that it plans to go public. News of the planned stock market listing came, of course, in a tweet. It's set to be the biggest technology flotation since Facebook last year. We also have good news for fans of wizards, with a partnership between Warner Brothers and the creator of Harry Potter, J K Rowling.

By Matthew WARREN

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2014-07-14 2014 FIFA World Cup

Farnborough air show takes off but F-35 jet is grounded

The US-made F-35 fighter jet was expected to be one of the stars at Farborough but a fiery malfunction spoiled the debut. Plus, Adidas cashes in on the World Cup and on Germany's...

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2014-07-11 Paris Fashion Week

Rising into the ranks of Haute Couture

Only a chosen few fashion houses are considered worthy of the label 'Haute Couture', a brand controlled by a French federation applying strict standards. We meet one young...

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2014-07-10 India

Budget challenge for India's new government

India's government has outlined its first budget since being elected in May. The measures announced include raising the cap on private investment in the insurance and defence...

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2014-07-09 French economy

Does high fashion make anyone money?

High fashion, or haute couture, is an expensive business. Intricate, hand-made designs are displayed at spectacular catwalk shows, but attract very few buyers. As the...

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2014-07-08 Argentina

Perfume makers to tweak scents over EU rules

Perfume makers in Europe are preparing to change the ingredients of several well-known fragrances to comply with new EU anti-allergy rules. The European Commission has banned...

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