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The Business: markets brace for post-poll bedlam

Business Digest
Thu 7 May, AT 07:49

Company news, markets and financial talking points, available from 8am Monday to Friday

James Holmes

James Holmes booby-trapped flat before Batman shooting

One-Minute Read
Wed 6 May, AT 16:15

Aurora cinema shooting trial hears how Holmes left out jars of flammable liquid and a toy car trap

Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton

Royal baby: five strange Princess Charlotte theories

Wed 6 May, AT 14:51

Conspiracy theories and bizarre prophecies emerge about Kate Middleton's pregnancy and the royal baby

Xenophobic violence in South Africa

South African xenophobia: why is there so much hatred for foreigners?

Wed 6 May, AT 14:23

The Zulu king has been accused of inciting racial hatred, but South Africa's problems go much deeper

Lionel Richie

From Aretha Franklin to Jay-Z: the evolution of pop

Wed 6 May, AT 13:50

Scientific study of pop genealogy pinpoints the three years that revolutionised music

Cocaine stash worth £11m delivered to Aldi

One-Minute Read
Wed 6 May, AT 13:41

Police say smugglers made a 'logistical error' in the second accidental drug delivery to the budget supermarket

Daniel Sturridge of Liverpool FC

Liverpool ready to move on as Sturridge undergoes hip surgery

One-Minute Read
Wed 6 May, AT 13:22

Striker faces fight to be fit for next season and earn his place in a new-look Liverpool team

Synthetic muscle built from gold-plated onion skin

One-Minute Read
Wed 6 May, AT 12:05

New discovery could be a 'valuable tool' for healthcare as well as the 'emerging world of soft robotics'