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  • Lifestyle quiz to secure a mortgage
    Fri, 25 Apr 2014 07:31:18 GMT
    Mortgage applicants will face tougher questions about their lifestyle from lenders, under new rules that come into force on Saturday.
  • RBS sees bonus plan blocked
    Fri, 25 Apr 2014 07:10:08 GMT
    Royal Bank of Scotland abandons attempts to pay bonuses twice the size of salaries after being told the move would not be approved.
  • Miliband plans zero-hours crackdown
    Fri, 25 Apr 2014 06:17:22 GMT
    Ed Miliband is to outline plans to tackle the "epidemic" of zero-hours contracts in a speech in Scotland later.
  • Ulster Bank refunds debit customers
    Fri, 25 Apr 2014 05:36:16 GMT
    Ulster Bank, a subsidiary of RBS, says all customers whose accounts were debited twice as a result of a computer glitch have had the money repaid.
  • Iranians see petrol prices surge
    Fri, 25 Apr 2014 03:53:55 GMT
    Iran cuts state subsidies on petrol, sending prices up by as much as 75%, as the government tries to boost an economy battered by sanctions.

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  • UKIP bans 'racist views' candidate
    Fri, 25 Apr 2014 07:32:40 GMT
    UKIP suspends a council candidate featured in its latest election broadcast for expressing "repellent" views on Twitter.
  • Lifestyle quiz to secure a mortgage
    Fri, 25 Apr 2014 07:31:18 GMT
    Mortgage applicants will face tougher questions about their lifestyle from lenders, under new rules about to come into force.
  • Virgin aircraft 'hijacked' in Bali
    Fri, 25 Apr 2014 07:30:03 GMT
    A Virgin aircraft flying from Australia believed hijacked at Bali airport, reports quoting Indonesian officials say
  • MPs urge action on foreign prisoners
    Fri, 25 Apr 2014 07:20:55 GMT
    Foreign prisoners are not being deported quickly enough to help cut costs and relieve overcrowding in jails, MPs warn.
  • RBS sees bonus plan blocked
    Fri, 25 Apr 2014 07:10:08 GMT
    Royal Bank of Scotland abandons attempts to pay bonuses twice the size of salaries after being told the move would not be approved.

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