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Centrica questions Ofgem's claims
Profits at British Gas fell 26% to £265 million as earnings were dented by mild weather

Centrica questions Ofgem's claims

British Gas owner Centrica showed little sign of cutting energy tariffs today as profits fell and it hit back at Ofgem over "deficiencies" in analysis suggesting household margins were set to double.

World news

Vow to destroy Hamas tunnel network

Vow to destroy Hamas tunnel network

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the military will dismantle the Hamas tunnel network in the Gaza Strip "with or without a ceasefire".

Sport news

Aussies banish coach Hollingsworth

Aussies banish coach Hollingsworth

Athletics Australia's British head coach Eric Hollingsworth has been sent home from the Commonwealth Games after his outspoken attack on Olympic sprint hurdles champion Sally Pearson.

Business news

Lloyds hit by £600m PPI bill

Lloyds hit by £600m PPI bill

Lloyds Banking Group continued to count the cost of past misdemeanours today after taking a further £1.1 billion hit from "legacy issues" in the year to date.

Technology news

Bookmaker reveals cyber attack

Bookmaker reveals cyber attack

One of the UK and Ireland's biggest bookmakers has revealed it was the victim of a massive cyber attack affecting 649,055 customers four years ago.

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Bieber taunts Bloom after Ibiza row

Bieber taunts Bloom after Ibiza row

Justin Bieber has mocked Orlando Bloom after their reported scuffle in Ibiza, posting a snap on Instagram of the Lord Of The Rings star apparently crying.

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