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Shale industry faces reality check

April 6, 2014 - 7:02pm
Is shale gas really the answer to our energy needs?

Unions contest East Coast rail sale

April 6, 2014 - 7:00pm
Rail unions launch a legal battle over reprivatisation of the East Coast line, and challenge two other franchise extensions.

Barclays sells UAE banking unit

April 6, 2014 - 6:44pm
Barclays sells is retail banking business in the United Arab Emirates to Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank for £107m ($177m).

Norwich sack manager Hughton

April 6, 2014 - 6:34pm
Premier League strugglers Norwich sack manager Chris Hughton and replace him with youth coach Neil Adams.

Meet Singapore's coffee king

April 6, 2014 - 6:30pm
From one coffee bar to a 99-strong chain

'Dozens die' in Nigeria gun attack

April 6, 2014 - 5:52pm
Seventy-nine people are reportedly killed in northern Nigeria, in an attack blamed by police on gunmen from the Fulani community.

VIDEO: India election: Largest vote ever

April 6, 2014 - 5:39pm
Indians are set to vote in the world's biggest general election, with the ruling Congress party pitted against the Hindu nationalist BJP opposition.

Hungary's PM Orban declares victory

April 6, 2014 - 5:35pm
Hungary's conservative Prime Minister Viktor Orban declares victory in parliamentary elections, winning a second consecutive term.

Beating Rosberg fantastic - Hamilton

April 6, 2014 - 4:10pm
Lewis Hamilton says it felt "fantastic" to beat Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg in their battle at the Bahrain Grand Prix.

I owed Sri Lanka, says Sangakkara

April 6, 2014 - 3:04pm
Kumar Sangakkara pays tribute to his team-mates after steering Sri Lanka to the World T20 title in his final game.

Oxford power to emphatic Boat Race win

April 6, 2014 - 2:21pm
Oxford win the University boat race, beating Cambridge by 11 lengths, on the River Thames in London.