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Burnham ‘would nationalise railways’

Labour leadership contender Andy Burnham has promised to renationalise Britain’s railways “line by line” if he becomes prime minister. The shadow health secretary pledged to bring an “end to fragmentation and privatisation”. Left-wing candidate Jeremy Corbyn has already committed himself … Continue reading

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London set for latest Tube strike

A picket line outside Brixton station during last month’s industrial action A fresh 24-hour Tube strike is due to start from 18:30 BST following the failure of talks to resolve a dispute between unions and London Underground. All stations are … Continue reading

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Kids Company in closure warning

Camila Batmanghelidjh is chief executive of Kids Company Charity Kids Company, which received £3m from ministers a week ago, has told the government that it will close its services on Wednesday evening. The youth work charity received the money against … Continue reading

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Hauliers owe £4m in migrant fines

Haulage firms and lorry drivers owe more than £4m in fines imposed by UK Border Force staff after migrants were found on their vehicles. More than 3,300 fines were issued in 2014/15 – an increase of more than 50% on … Continue reading

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Disney shares drop after company lowers cable outlook

Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) lowered profit guidance for its cable networks unit and reported quarterly revenue slightly below Wall Street forecasts, sending its shares down 6 percent on Tuesday. The media company now expects annual operating income growth at the … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Boeing loses large satellite deal due to trade credit woes

WASHINGTON Boeing Co (BA.N) is scrambling to find alternate financing for a satellite contract worth “several hundred million dollars” that was scuttled by privately held commercial satellite provider ABS due to uncertainty about the future of the U.S. Export-Import Bank, … Continue reading

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Telecom Italia weighs reorganization of business unit -Bloomberg

Italy’s Telecom Italia SpA (TLIT.MI) is considering merging its OpenAccess business unit that leases its landline network to rivals with its wholesale business to avoid antitrust charges of as much as 4 billion euros ($4.35 billion), Bloomberg reported on Tuesday. … Continue reading

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China July services activity quickens to 11-month high: survey

BEIJING Activity in China’s services sector expanded at its fastest pace in 11 months in July, thanks to stronger new business, a private survey showed on Wednesday, a welcome development at a time factories in the world’s second largest economy … Continue reading

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UK to extend Tornado strikes in Iraq

The RAF Tornado mission against Islamic State militants in Iraq is to be extended by an extra year, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has said. The jets – due to be disbanded last March – are to be kept in service … Continue reading

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Cilla died after stroke says coroner

Cilla Black had a dual career as a pop star and TV host for shows including Blind Date Cilla Black died of a stroke after falling over at her Spanish home on Saturday, the coroner has confirmed. The 72-year-old was … Continue reading

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Online News

The advantages of receiving news directly on your computer or wireless device are becoming increasingly apparent and more popular every day. Unlike hardcopy newspapers that are delivered to subscribers at specific times, online news is available to readers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Another crucial selling point is the ability to read about breaking news from around the world virtually as it happens. Many established and well respected newspapers also reap the financial benefits by cutting down on printing costs as more and more people subscribe to online news publications and websites.

With the technologies of RSS (Real Simple Syndication) and Atom news feeds, Rocket News provides readers with a host of news categories that are continually being updated. They also offer users the unique opportunity to receive more in depth coverage about the people and stories behind current events. A simple click can take you to past articles or pieces that relate to stories that you need more information about. Video clips of recent news stories can also bring a different perspective when one can view a particular story directly from the location that it has taken place in. Whether you need the latest in business news, finance news, health news or the latest in fashion or celebrity news, you can be sure you are getting the most recent stories about issues that matter to you.

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Online News has also created a timelier format for bringing you stories when they happen since they do not have the scheduling restrictions that even broadcast journalism is faced with. For those whose careers depend on having the latest news in business or finance, they know that the information they need is always at their fingertips. Whether one is at the office, traveling on business or even away on holiday, you can receive important alerts via e-mail directly on your laptop, cell phone or other wireless device, ensuring that you will always be able to stay on top of the latest news. Online news also does away with having to carry around hardcopies of several newspapers in order to have the stories you need throughout your day, no matter where you are.