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BBC Business News
- VIDEO: Contactless payment 'security flaw'
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 10:41:47 GMT
Researchers claim they have found a security flaw with Visa contactless payment cards.
- US shares close at record levels
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21:55:04 GMT
The Dow and SP 500 close at record levels, helped by a surprise move by the Bank of Japan to boost its stimulus measures.
- FTSE up on bank news and Japan move
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:50:23 GMT
The FTSE 100 rises more than 1% as investors breathed a sigh of relief over Bank of England plans for capital reserves and welcomed news of a stimulus boost from the Bank of Japan.
- VIDEO: 'I don't know what my destiny is'
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:19:39 GMT
A day in the life of Ismael Diabate, an economic migrant stranded in the Moroccan capital of Rabat.
- VIDEO: Morocco's offshore oil dispute
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:17:07 GMT
US oil company Kosmos Energy is to begin drilling off the coast of Western Sahara - a disputed territory claimed by both the Moroccan government and separatists from the indigenous Saharawi people.
- Man dies following Holywood crash
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 12:12:20 GMT
A man in his 30s dies following a crash on the A2 in Holywood, County Down.
- Egypt jails 'gay wedding video' men
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 12:01:02 GMT
Egypt court sentences eight men to three years in prison for appearing in a video alleged to be of a gay marriage.
- Forget jumpers... your best makeshift goalposts
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 12:00:33 GMT
Trees, plastic bottles, beds and thorn bushes...BBC Sport readers reveal all about their best makeshift goalposts.
- Men killed in fireworks blaze named
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 11:49:20 GMT
Two men killed in a blaze at a fireworks warehouse in Stafford are identified as a 41-year-old employee and a 57-year-old customer.
- Concerns over adoption service cash
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 11:45:52 GMT
Children in Wales up for adoption may miss out because the service in England will have a fund for supporting families, experts fear.