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Further signs of UK property slowdown in April
Both the number of transactions in the UK and the number of mortgages being taken out fell in April.

Trump's $4.1tr budget takes hatchet to safety net
The White House says it is a "taxpayer first" budget, but even grizzled conservatives are baulking.

German police raid Daimler offices
Eleven sites belonging to the Mercedes-Benz owners are searched by 230 police officers.

Apple and Nokia to 'co-operate' after settling patent row
The two technology firms have ended a dispute over the use of Nokia's patents.

Government borrowing at three-year April high
The Office for National Statistics says the government borrowed £10.4bn last month.

SFO to investigate pension liberation scams
Investors who signed over their pension savings to rogue firms have lost at least £120m.

Retailers sag as FTSE 100 slides
London's stock market dips at the finish on Tuesday after spending the day in positive territory.

Firms pledge to recruit more over-50s
Aviva, Barclays and Atos are publishing data about the age of their workforce to boost over-50s employment.

Nationwide profits hit by low interest rates
The building society says profits fell after it sought to protect savers from last year's rate cut.

Scotland sees record foreign investment
The EY Scotland Attractiveness Survey showed Scotland is the second most popular part of the UK to invest in behind London.

Debt fears remain despite manifesto 'breathing space' plans
Pledges should bring legal backing for those in serious debt - but charities say borrowing risks persist.

Greece fails to secure fresh bailout funds
Talks with eurozone ministers are expected to continue ahead of the next official meeting on 15 June.

Amazon adds live TV channels to Prime Video
Live channels including Eurosport and Discovery will be offered for an extra fee.

The mum whose home-based business is blooming
Dani Bolser built a business at home to balance work and childcare.