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Sexual harassment: ‘I was terrified...When Neta Meidav was sexually...

When Neta Meidav was sexually harassed at work aged 22, she felt it was easier to quit her job than report it to human resources. But more than a decade later, the #MeToo movement came along, kicked off by rape...

Amazon cancels New York City...Amazon has said it will...

Amazon has said it will not build a new headquarters in New York, citing fierce opposition from state and local politicians. The dramatic turnabout comes just months after the firm named New York City one of two sites selected for...

JP Morgan creates first US...US investment bank JP Morgan...

US investment bank JP Morgan has created a crypto-currency to help settle payments between clients in its wholesale payments business. JPM Coin is the first digital currency to be backed by a major US bank. The crypto-currency, which runs on...

The fashion models struggling with...As fashion weeks follow hot...

As fashion weeks follow hot on each other's heels in New York, London, Milan and Paris, hundreds of models are travelling to the four fashion capitals in the hope of getting work. But many will go home financially worse off...

Forget love: This is how...What's the best way to...

What's the best way to find the husband or wife of your dreams? Think what society tells us about finding the perfect life partner: it's all about love; follow your instincts; it's down to fate. Now consider what would happen...

Trade war: Trump ‘could extend’...US President Donald Trump has...

US President Donald Trump has said he could extend the 1 March deadline to reach a trade deal with China if they are making good progress. Chinese and US officials will hold high-level talks this week aimed at halting their...

Brexit healthcare worries for Brits...British nationals who have retired...

British nationals who have retired to EU countries may no longer have their healthcare costs covered by the NHS in the event of no-deal Brexit deal, reports Vishala Sri-Pathma. The British love affair with Spain dates back to the 1970s...

Hotels train staff to spot...The front line for preventing...

The front line for preventing human trafficking might not be at airports, international borders or in police raids. It might be at the hotel check-in desk. An international hotel chain has completed a two-year project to train half a million...

Valentine’s Day: Japan falling out...Around the world, people use...

Around the world, people use chocolate treats to express sweet nothings on Valentine's Day. But in Japan, it's a little more complicated. On Valentine's Day, only women give chocolate, and not just to their partners, but to their male colleagues...

Crackdown on young celebs in...Rules around gambling ads, which...

Rules around gambling ads, which include a ban on the use of young celebrities and sports stars, will become stricter, especially online. From 1 April, gambling operators will also have to ensure that the majority of the audience of any...