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Fuel prices push inflation to unexpected six-month high

Fuel prices push inflation to unexpected six-month high

The rate of Consumer Price Index inflation increased to 1.8% in January from 1.3% in December, the Office for National Statistics has said.The rate was above expectations of around...
Jaguar Land Rover running out of parts amid coronavirus crisis

Jaguar Land Rover running out of parts amid coronavirus crisis

Wages back above pre-economic crisis levels

Wages back above pre-economic crisis levels

Jeff Bezos: World’s richest man pledges $10bn to fight climate change

Jeff Bezos: World’s richest man pledges $10bn to fight climate change

Oshkosh Defense nabs $407.3M to procure JLTVs for Army

Oshkosh Defense nabs $407.3M to procure JLTVs for Army

BAE Systems awarded $24.6M for post-shakedown availability for Freedom-class ship

BAE Systems awarded $24.6M for post-shakedown availability for Freedom-class ship

Health

New findings may help premature babies breathe easier

New findings may help premature babies breathe easier

Feb. 18 (UPI) -- Babies born prematurely often have under-developed lungs, makin...
Coronavirus: Rescue plan ‘considered’ for Britons trapped on cruise

Coronavirus: Rescue plan ‘considered’ for Britons trapped on cruise

The Foreign Office ...
China increases death toll; U.S. evacuates citizens from cruise ship

China increases death toll; U.S. evacuates citizens from cruise ship

Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Chinese health officials said the death toll rose by 105 over S...

World

737 Max: Debris found in new planes’ fuel tanks

737 Max: Debris found in new planes’ fuel tanks

Boeing's crisis-hit 737 Max jetliner faces a new potential safety issue as debris has...
Coronavirus: Largest study suggests elderly and sick are most at risk

Coronavirus: Largest study suggests elderly and sick are most at risk

Health officials in China have published the first details ...
Countries rush to evacuate citizens from virus-stricken cruise ship in Japan

Countries rush to evacuate citizens from virus-stricken cruise ship in Japan

Feb. 18 (UPI) -- South Korea, Canada, Australia and Britain are rushing to evacuate citizens from a cruise ship that is ...
Uighurs ‘detained for beards and veils’ – leak

Uighurs ‘detained for beards and veils’ – leak

A document that appears to give the most powerful insight yet into how China determin...