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Greek no vote 'would mean euro exit'

EU leaders warn Greeks that rejecting creditors' proposals in a referendum on Sunday would mean leaving the euro, as fears of a default grow.

Asian shares shrug off Greece fears

Shares in Asia open flat or higher in early trading and begin to recover some of Monday's losses.

US court blocks key pollution change

The US Supreme Court blocks a key government attempt to limit pollution from the country's power plants after industry challenges the changes.

Insurer attacked for Facebook tie-up

A health insurer is criticised for advising members to use a Facebook-owned activity tracker without making the social network's involvement more clear.

Eurosport wins Olympic TV rights

The European television rights for the Olympic Games are awarded to Eurosport and its parent channel in a 1.3bn euros deal.

Uber managers arrested in France

Two managers of the taxi-ordering app Uber have been arrested in France over what authorities have described as an "illicit" service.

Puerto Rico 'can't pay $72bn debt'

Puerto Rico's governor says the US territory cannot pay its $72bn (£45bn) debt and is close to defaulting ahead of emergency talks with legislators.

Council blocks fracking application

An application to start fracking at a site in Lancashire is rejected by county councillors.

China-led global bank takes shape

China hosts the signing ceremony of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, a new international financial institution set to rival the World Bank.

Carolyn Fairbairn appointed CBI head

Business lobby group the CBI appoints Carolyn Fairbairn - a former member of the Number 10 Policy Unit - as its new director general.

Macallan producer sees profits fall

The maker of The Famous Grouse and The Macallan reports a sharp fall in profits, after a £239m writedown for its Brugal rum brand.

Manufacturers plan greater investment

UK manufacturers intend to invest more money over the next two years as the number of firms saying the UK is more competitive rises, a survey finds.

Rival robot cars meet on US road

A rare meeting between two self-driving cars resulted in one taking evasive action, Reuters reports.

VIDEO: Power glove lets you carve stone

A young designer based in London has developed a hand tool that he hopes can change the way craftsmen and women work.

VIDEO: Tourists take bundles of cash to Greece

The Chancellor George Osborne has warned British holidaymakers heading to Greece that they should take plenty of cash with them as banking services could be limited.

VIDEO: Consequences of 'Grexit' examined

Share prices have fallen sharply both in Europe and around the world, as the clock ticks down for Greece to make its latest repayment to the International Monetary Fund.

VIDEO: Ghana enters four-wheel-drive market

Until now anyone thinking of buying a new 4x4 car would be unlikely to go for an African brand - largely because there weren't any.

VIDEO: Chinese designer Guo Pei hits big time

Chinese fashion comes of age as a home-grown star makes the leap to becoming an international household name.

VIDEO: A better way to carry luggage?

A young designer based in London has developed a new system that he thinks will change the way we carry luggage.

VIDEO: Iran sanctions impact on daily life

Amir Paivar from the BBC's Persian Service explains how the sanctions on Iran affect the economy.

VIDEO: Greeks queue for cash before bank closures

Greek banks are to remain closed and capital controls will be imposed, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says.

Apple aims for bigger bite of music market

Will Apple Music kill Spotify?

Grounded: UK airport expansion plans

Why can't we decide how to expand our airports?

'Businesses need biologists'

Why firms may need to start hiring scientists

Indiana Joneses run hi-tech race against Islamic State

The kit recording the world's threatened cultural treasures

What Greeks really think about the crisis

What Greeks really think about the debt crisis

Greece: What tourists need to know

What do British tourists need to know?

What are capital controls?

Why Greece is imposing capital controls

Selling 'the girl next door' Wimbledon champion

Turning Wimbledon champ Kvitova into a global brand

New airport boom puts London in the shadows

The international rivals putting London in the shadows


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