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BBC Business News

  • Boris Island airport plan 'rejected'
    Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:23:11 GMT
    A plan for an island airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", looks set to be shelved, the BBC understands.
  • London Market Report
    Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:38:58 GMT
    Shares in Tesco fall further following news that a major shareholder in the supermarket has cut its stake.
  • Premier League clubs' spending spree
    Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:52:26 GMT
    Premier League clubs have been on a player buying spree, with spending at 750m, as the end of the transfer window approaches.
  • Russia and China launch gas pipeline
    Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:13:50 GMT
    Russia and China begin the construction of a new gas pipeline linking the countries, with a ceremony in the Siberian city of Yakutsk.

BBC News

  • Woman's body discovered in loch
    Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:25:55 GMT
    Police are treating the death of a woman, whose body was found by a member of the public in Loch Morlich, near Aviemore, as unexplained.
  • Boris Island airport plan 'rejected'
    Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:23:11 GMT
    A plan for an island airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", looks set to be shelved, the BBC understands.
  • Sinfield retires from England duty
    Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:16:05 GMT
    Leeds Rhinos and England captain Kevin Sinfield announces his retirement from international rugby league with immediate effect.