Hinkley Point B was built in the 1970s. The proposed plant, Hinkley C, will be built next door. jgolby / Shutterstock. Hinkley Point C: the UK's last energy megaproject?
The IMF has identified political interference as one of many weaknesses in its handling of the Eurozone's debt crisis, in a damning internal report that will fuel debate over whether it should continue to fund Greece.
A man passes the Swiss RE building (known as the Gherkin) in the City of London. Photograph: Luke Macgregor/REUTERS. Graeme Wearden (until 2pm) and Nick Fletcher.
Shares in AstraZeneca are on course to close at a record high after the pharmaceuticals giant reported good progress in its pipeline of drugs and beat second quarter profit forecasts.
Beer sales are buoyant again after years of decline. The UK drank 31 million more pints between April and June than in the previous three months, according to figures from the British Beer and Pub Association.