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With Game of Thrones being one of the most pirated TV shows since 2011, HBO is now cracking down on those who are watching illegally - reports.
Advances in wireless technology could see cell towers become a thing of the past, according to telecommunications experts.
There aren’t that many politicians who feature in bachelorette party selfies. Yet that is exactly where Ed Miliband ended up this weekend.
With earnings season going into full swing in Europe, tell us how you are trading.
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It's a conundrum: bonds aren't likely to win a popularity contest any time soon, but analysts don't expect investor demand will slack off.
Finland’s rigid stance over euro zone bailouts may become even more hardline after Sunday's election – delivering a further blow to Greece.
Russia's Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said what hurts most is the scarcity of financing for new investments.
The People's Bank of China is "desperate" to control Shanghai's stock rally, experts said, following the central bank's reserve requirement ratio cut.
Here are celebs who have defied the odds and parlayed their fame into fortune in the business world. Many are building popular brands.
For a hefty $72 million, Rupert Murdoch's penthouse in One Madison, Manhattan is on the market, the Wall Street Journal reported.
The reairing of TVB’s “The Greed of Man” could see a resurgence of the “Ting Hai effect” that causes a pullback in Hong Kong's Hang Seng index.
With nerves of travelers and airline workers frayed, some carriers have redoubled their efforts to make the skies a friendlier place.
The space race might have started in the mid-1950s, but it’s not over yet, says British astronaut Timothy Peake.
All eyes have been on Gwyneth Paltrow this week, to see if she could survive on $29 worth of food for the week; but did she manage?
Greece growth projections will need to be "significantly" revised down as the country's debt negotiations with its creditors drag on, the IMF warned.
Bloomberg's trading terminal experienced a prolonged outage on Friday morning, resulting in a treasury auction in the U.K. being postponed.
Here are some of the potentially game-changing robots on display this week at Hannover Messe - the world's biggest industrial technology fair.
Greece is bankrupt and should default, well-known investor Marc Faber told CNBC Friday, arguing that a "geopolitical game of chess" was being played.