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Labour 'aim' to wipe £100bn student debt – Angela Rayner

Labour’s “ambition” is to write off all student debt, which would cost £100bn, shadow education secretary Angela Rayner has said. The Labour MP said it was a “huge amount” and the party would not commit to doing it “unless we can afford to”. The Conservatives said it was a “shambolic” proposal, which Labour had no idea how to fund and would lead to higher taxes. Labour has pledged to scrap university tuition fees if it wins power. But leader Jeremy Corbyn went further in an interview with the NME during ...

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Robots could wipe out another 6 million retail jobs

Is the mall dead? Robots have already cost millions of factory jobs across the nation. Next up could be jobs at your local stores. Between 6 million to 7.5 million existing jobs are at risk of being replaced over the course of the next 10 years by some form of automation, according to a new study this week from by financial services firm Cornerstone Capital Group. That represents at least 38% of the current retail work force, which consists of 16 million workers. Retail could actually lose a greater proportion ...

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Trump adviser backs off plan to wipe out U.S. debt in 8 years

Trump adviser: Eliminating U.S. debt in 8 years not doable In April, Donald Trump told the Washington Post he could wipe out America’s $ 19 trillion debt in 8 years. On Sunday, an economic adviser for the Trump campaign acknowledged it’s not doable. Let’s block ads! (Why?) Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

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U.S., South Korea stage assault drill; North threatens to wipe out enemies

U.S. and South Korean troops staged a big amphibious landing exercise on Saturday, storming simulated North Korean beach defenses amid heightened tension and threats by the North to annihilate its enemies. The landing and assault drills on South Korea’s east coast were part of eight weeks of joint exercises between the allies which the South has said are the largest ever. The North has denounced the exercises as “nuclear war moves” and threatened to respond with an all-out offensive. Tension on the Korean peninsula has been high since the North ...

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