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Corbyn to Morgan Stanley: 'You're right, we're a threat'

Jeremy Corbyn has issued a furious retort to Morgan Stanley after the major investment bank warned a Labour election victory could pose a bigger...

Oil production cuts extended until end of 2018

Members of the OPEC oil cartel and other nations, including Russia, have agreed to extend production cuts aimed at propping up prices until the...

Barclay brothers eye £600m office group LEO

The reclusive proprietors of The Daily Telegraph are plotting a £600m takeover of an upmarket serviced office operator that is competing for business against...

Bitcoin volatile amid 20% fall in 24 hours

Bitcoin has plunged from a new high to record a 20% decline in value in just 24 hours, with other cryptocurrencies suffering a similar...

Gloomy consumers shunning major purchases

Consumer confidence has fallen to its lowest level since just after the Brexit vote as households shun major purchases according to a closely-watched survey. The...

Pound at fresh two-month high on EU deal hopes

The pound has climbed to new two-month highs on hopes that the UK is nearing a divorce deal with the EU. Sterling rose by nearly...

Police helicopters 'miss thousands of incidents'

The police helicopter service...

Campaign sues Google on behalf of 5.4m Britons

Google is facing legal action launched on behalf of 5.4 million people in England and Wales over allegations it unlawfully collected their personal data. If...

Retailers back deposit scheme for plastic bottles

Two major supermarkets are backing a small deposit scheme on plastic bottles in a bid to cut down on the amount of rubbish making...

Ministers fire starting gun on £5.5bn auction

Taxpayers will on Thursday take another step towards recouping money injected into the banking system during the 2008 financial crisis with the formal launch...

Killer's 'confession'

By late autumn 1995,...