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BBC Business News

  • Royal Mail 'scaremongering' on post
    Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:44:13 GMT
    The boss of Royal Mail is accused of "scaremongering" by the business secretary, after telling MPs that there is a threat to the universal service.
  • BT shares rise as EE confirms talks
    Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:16:22 GMT
    The FTSE 100 rises, with BT shares higher after the owners of the EE mobile phone network confirm they are in talks over selling the business to the UK firm.
  • Meters overcharge 1.5m gas customers
    Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:32:05 GMT
    About 1.5 million gas customers with pre-payment meters have been overcharged because their meters are faulty, the industry has admitted.

BBC News

  • Royal Mail 'scaremongering' on post
    Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:44:13 GMT
    The boss of Royal Mail is accused of "scaremongering" by the business secretary, after telling MPs that there is a threat to the universal service.
  • Gangster Frankie Fraser dies aged 90
    Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:08:23 GMT
    The criminal and contemporary of the Kray twins, "Mad" Frankie Fraser, has died aged 90 in hospital, former associate Eddie Richardson confirms.