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Varoufakis attacks Greece's creditors

Sat, 04/07/2015 - 21:42
Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis accuses Athens' creditors of "terrorism", the day before a referendum on an international bailout.
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Champagne given world heritage title

Sat, 04/07/2015 - 19:24
The industry behind champagne production has been handed world heritage status by the United Nations' cultural arm.
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Dealers to prop up China shares

Sat, 04/07/2015 - 15:15
Top Chinese brokerages promise to spend at least $20bn on shares to halt the slide in the stock market, which has fallen sharply in recent weeks.
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PM plans to boost home ownership

Sat, 04/07/2015 - 14:04
Prime Minister David Cameron says the Budget will include a package of measures to help people buy their own home and boost house building.
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What does it take to restore a Spitfire?

Sat, 04/07/2015 - 13:59
What does it take to restore a legendary aircraft?
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Tories to change inheritance tax rule

Sat, 04/07/2015 - 13:40
Chancellor George Osborne is to announce the end of inheritance tax on family homes worth up to £1m in Wednesday's Budget.
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Mass rallies over Greek bailout vote

Sat, 04/07/2015 - 04:48
Tens of thousands of people attend rival rallies in Greece ahead of Sunday's crucial referendum on an international financial bailout.
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CBI says UK economic growth slows

Fri, 03/07/2015 - 23:03
Surveys for the Confederation of British Industry find that manufacturing, retails and services growth slowed in the second quarter.
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VIDEO: Trillions lost on China stock market

Fri, 03/07/2015 - 21:51
China's Shanghai Composite index has slumped about 30% since mid-June, wiping out most of this year's gains
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VIDEO: Building a Spitfire with eBay parts

Fri, 03/07/2015 - 20:00
John Romain explains to BBC News how he and his team spent three years restoring a 1940s Spitfire to flying condition once again.
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FTSE falls on continued Greek woes

Fri, 03/07/2015 - 15:41
London's benchmark share index dips in Friday morning trading as worries over the Greek debt crisis persisted.
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VIDEO: Running an 'auto part' firm in India

Fri, 03/07/2015 - 15:10
The female entrepreneur who sells auto components to vehicle manufacturers in India.
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VIDEO: India's angel investors

Fri, 03/07/2015 - 15:09
With banks in India still reluctant to lend money, start-ups are having to look elsewhere.
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VIDEO: Madagascar's sapphire miners

Fri, 03/07/2015 - 15:07
Desperate to make their fortunes, many people in Madagascar are putting their lives at risk.
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Bank guarantee cut 'absurd' says MP

Fri, 03/07/2015 - 15:05
News that millions of bank customers will get £10,000 less compensation if their bank goes bust, is criticized as "absurd" by a senior MP
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VIDEO: Zimbabwe's 'cellphone farmers'

Fri, 03/07/2015 - 15:05
Former hotelier Tapfumanei Shinya tells the BBC why managing his land over his mobile phone would never yield results.
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Is click-and-collect a 'cannibal'?

Fri, 03/07/2015 - 14:39
Is click and collect a retailer's nightmare?
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Shell to start Arctic oil drilling

Fri, 03/07/2015 - 14:15
Oil and gas giant Shell is expected to begin drilling for oil in the Arctic within the next two weeks.
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Rivals to rally as Greek vote looms

Fri, 03/07/2015 - 13:17
Greek "Yes" and "No" camps are set to hold major rallies in Athens ahead of Sunday's crucial referendum on bailout terms.
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EE fined £1m for complaints handling

Fri, 03/07/2015 - 11:21
EE, the UK's largest mobile phone operator, is fined £1m by the regulator Ofcom for breaching rules on handling customer complaints.
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