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BBC Business News

  • North Sea oil summit announced
    Sun, 21 Dec 2014 18:52:40 GMT
    Aberdeen City Council announces it is to hold a summit to look at the challenges facing the North Sea oil industry.
  • Be honest on cuts, says Mandelson
    Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:21:24 GMT
    Former Business Secretary Lord Mandelson says Labour's shadow cabinet has to "play as a team" and be up front about public spending cuts.

BBC News

  • Elton John and David Furnish marry
    Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:34:33 GMT
    Sir Elton John and his partner David Furnish convert their civil partnership to a marriage - with the musician documenting the day on the Instagram website.
  • VIDEO: Barzani praises forces on Sinjar
    Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:31:03 GMT
    Iraqi Kurdish leader Massoud Barzani praises Peshmerga fighters on a visit to Mount Sinjar, claiming a "large area" of Sinjar has been retaken from Islamic State militants.
  • Tunisia rivals in poll dispute
    Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:29:07 GMT
    Former Prime Minister Beji Caid Essebsi's camp claims victory in Tunisia's presidential election, but his rival says its too early to call.