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  • Portuguese bond yield falls to 3.58%
    Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:24:16 GMT
    Portugal's chances of exiting its three year bailout programme have risen after the sale of 10 year government debt fell to a record low of 3.75%.
  • London Market Report
    Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:26:24 GMT
    Shares in AB Foods jump 9% after it announces its Primark clothing chain will launch in the US, but the FTSE 100 falls back.

BBC News

  • Russia in new Ukraine attack threat
    Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:42:22 GMT
    Russia will respond to any attack on its interests in Ukraine, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says, drawing a parallel with the 2008 Georgia war.
  • Duchess of Cornwall's brother dies
    Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:37:42 GMT
    The Duchess of Cornwall's brother, Mark Shand, dies in a New York hospital after sustaining a serious head injury in a fall.
  • Hamas and Fatah declare end to rift
    Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:59:14 GMT
    Rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas announce a reconciliation deal, saying they will seek to form a unity government in the coming weeks.

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