Britain's public sector spending deficit dropped to its lowest August total since 2007 after an increase in VAT revenues and a squeeze on local authority borrowing.
Liliane Bettencourt (L), heiress to the L'Oreal fortune leaves with Jean-Victor Meyers, her grandson, the L'Oreal-UNESCO prize for women in Paris, March 29, 2012.
Protesters from Greenpeace have boarded the vehicle carrier Elbe Highway, in an attempt to block its shipment of Volkswagen cars from being delivered to the UK.
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A Co-op shop. The group also runs funeral homes and an insurance business. Photograph: Teri Pengilley/Co-operative Group. Co-operative Group.