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BA to resume flights to Pakistan

Image copyright AFP Image caption Islamabad's new airport opened this year British Airways is to restart flights to Pakistan next year, more than 10 years after it halted services following a major hotel bombing.The airline stopped flying to the country after the Marriott hotel in the capital, Islamabad, was bombed in 2008, killing more than…
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Taking work-life balance to the extremes

Marion and Alex tour the world with their son teaching and performing hair-raising acrobatic tricks. But in their day jobs, Marion works as a sports doctor and Alex is a physics professor at Durham University. This is the story of how they fell in love, juggle their jobs… and each other.Read more: What's your 'side…
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Jaguar Land Rover confirms 4,500 job cuts

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionChief executive Ralf Speth says Jaguar Land Rover is 'facing unprecedented disruption'Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has confirmed it is cutting 4,500 jobs, with the substantial majority coming from its 40,000 strong UK workforce. Most will be in office roles as the company wants to simplify its management…
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Nissan £60m in doubt after investment U-turn

Image copyright Nissan Nissan will be forced to reapply for nearly £60m of taxpayer support after backtracking on a promise to build its X-Trail SUV in Sunderland.A letter from the government to Nissan, written in 2016, revealed that the Japanese carmaker would only get the money if it made the car in the UK. The…
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Decision on Ramsgate Brexit port funding on hold

Image copyright Getty Images A decision on budget cuts which could have prevented Ramsgate reopening as a ferry port in the event of a no-deal Brexit has been delayed.Thanet District Council had been set to cut £730,000 of spending on the port.But it delayed the decision at the request of Transport Secretary Chris Grayling.Council leader…
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Interserve agrees rescue plan with creditors

Image copyright Creative Commons Image caption Interserve holds the contract for cleaning Network Rail stations Interserve - one of the UK's largest providers of public services - has reached a deal with creditors to prevent its collapse.The rescue plan involves cutting its debts from over £600m to £275m by issuing new shares. Chief executive Debbie…