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British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and
does not vouch for their accuracy.
RATES NEED TO GO UP, SAYS BANK 'DOVE' DAVID MILES
Britain's recovery has become entrenched and the Bank of
England should start to raise interest rates in the coming
months to reflect the stronger economy, according to one of its
most dovish policymakers.
LONDON IS NOT IN A PROPERTY BUBBLE, SAYS ZOOPLA BOSS
London is not in a property "bubble" and ought to be an even
more expensive place to live, the boss of the property website
group Zoopla has claimed.
ASOS WAREHOUSE FIRE IN SOUTH YORKSHIRE LEADS COMPANY TO HALT
Online fashion retailer Asos has been forced to
suspend its website and stop taking orders, possibly for several
days, after a fire at the firm's main warehouse in Barnsley.
BRITISH AIRWAYS CABIN CREW 'READY TO STRIKE' OVER PAY CLAIM
British Airways is facing the threat of renewed strikes
after cabin crew said they were prepared to take industrial
action after their pay claims were rebuffed.
ASOS PREPARES ITSELF FOR THE NEXT ASSAULT
Asos will attempt to reassure shareholders this morning amid
fears that "short-sellers" could try to exploit the closure of
the online retailer's website after a fire at its main
BRITISH ECONOMY IN THE FIRING LINE AS IRAQI OIL CRISIS
THREATENS DEVASTATING PRICE RISE
An oil-price spike driven by the worsening crisis in Iraq
could derail Britain's recovery, drive up government borrowing,
put household finances back under pressure, and damage global
TRAINLINE TRACKS FLOAT DESPITE TECH WOBBLE
Britain's biggest online rail booking operation Trainline is
on track for a stock market flotation despite disappointment
over the performance of technology listings in London so far
RAMADA OWNER WAS 6 BLN STG INTERCONTINENTAL SUITOR
The owner of the Ramada hotel chain was the mystery suitor
behind a recent 6 billion pounds takeover offer for the FTSE-100
hospitality provider InterContinental Hotels Group, Sky
News reported Saturday.
(Compiled by Tasim Zahid in Bangalore; Editing by Eric Walsh)