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Many Congo mines 'warlord free'

Tue, 2014-06-10 13:03
More than two-thirds of mines in eastern DR Congo which produced "conflict minerals" four years ago are no longer run by warlords, a report says.

Leeds winding-up petition adjourned

Tue, 2014-06-10 12:28
The winding-up petition issued to Leeds United by Sport Capital is adjourned and the club are ordered to pay back £958,000.

US agrees to BP drone flights

Tue, 2014-06-10 11:12
The US Federal Aviation Administration grants its first commercial drone licence over US land to oil giant BP and drone firm AeroVironment to conduct aerial surveys of pipelines.

SFA to explore move from Hampden

Tue, 2014-06-10 10:54
The Scottish Football Association say an option to move away from Hampden Park has not yet been considered.

Rapid growth in UK industrial output

Tue, 2014-06-10 10:01
UK industrial output grew by 3% in April compared with the year before, the fastest annual pace for three years.

Tesco enters current account market

Tue, 2014-06-10 07:48
The competition to win new banking customers is about to intensify, as the UK's largest supermarket launches its first current account.

UK economic output to be revised up

Tue, 2014-06-10 07:09
The UK's economic output will be revised up as a result of changes to the way gross domestic product is measured by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).