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New car sales soar as demand for electric motors lights fire under 17-plate market

CAR sales records tumbled in March with the market for 17-plate motors growing by a whopping 8.4 per cent. The biggest monthly rise since records began was put down to

Airleg driller Henry Dole was on shift when his team discovered two huge specimens at RNC

Is Australia about to see another gold rush in the west?

The gold nugget worth at least $110,000 was found by a retired man in a remote part of WA’s northern Goldfields. Pictured: AAP ImageSource:AAP A MASSIVE gold nugget worth at

Facebook to pay just £5m tax bill despite sales quadrupling in the last financial year

SOCIAL media giant Facebook’s UK arm paid just £5.1million in corporation tax last year despite sales rising from £210.7million to £842.4million. The massive increases came after the firm’s London-based operation

By January 2018 he had raked in over seven million yuan — the equivalent of more than $AU1.4 million. Picture: iStock

Bank programmer jailed after stealing ‘free’ cash from ATMs

A bank programmer is behind bars after taking advantage of an ATM glitch to pinch more than $1.4 million in “free” cash. The racket started after Qin Qisheng, from Beijing

Deliveroo now does unlimited deliveries for £7.99 a month – but you’ll have to order A LOT of takeaways to make it worth it

DELIVEROO has just launched a subscription service to give customers unlimited deliveries – but you would need to be a HUGE takeaway fan to benefit. Super eaters that sign up

House of Fraser could disappear from the high street as it plans to close 31 stores

HOUSE of Fraser could vanish from the high street as it prepares to shut half of its stores, putting 6,000 jobs at risk in the process. The department store unveiled

Lidl and Aldi plan to open hundreds of new stores – will one of them be near you?

PLANS to open more than 800 new Aldi and Lidl stores in the UK by 2022 will create more than 8,000 jobs. The German supermarkets have announced the plans to

What is the gender pay gap for your job? Tool reveals wage rift between men and women in the same career

FINDING out that your male colleague is paid substantially more than you – despite both doing the same job – is gutting. But with data showing that the gap in