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BBC News

  • Canada 'not intimidated' by attacks
    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:37:33 GMT
    Canada "will never be intimidated", PM Stephen Harper says after two deadly attacks - including one that ends in a shootout inside parliament.
  • VIDEO: Is Asian philanthropy on the rise?
    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:37:13 GMT
    As the ranks of Asia's wealthy have swelled, philanthropic giving has increased. Rico Hizon speaks to Christina Tung from UBS about the future of giving in Asia.
  • NHS 'revamp' and Canada attacks - the papers
    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:26:20 GMT
    Many of Thursday's papers analyse plans to overhaul the NHS in England, and the money it will cost, as well as reporting the gun attacks in the Canadian capital.

BBC Business News

  • Asian shares down following US lead
    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 02:33:32 GMT
    Shares in Asia on Wednesday slide into negative territory, following Wall Street's lead after fatal shooting in Canada worries investors.
  • Lloyds expected to cut 9,000 jobs
    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:04:03 GMT
    Lloyds Banking Group is planning to cut around 9,000 jobs - around a tenth of its entire workforce - over the next three years, the BBC understands.

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