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Today: Friday 24th June

David Cameron has won his battle to limit the amount of money the UK will have to contribute towards a second financial bailout for Greece. Medical researchers say commonly used drugs may be dangerous for older people. Also on today's programme, the computer hackers known as Lulzsec are the latest to hit the headlines - but what is their ultimate aim?

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Business news with Dominic Laurie: European leaders meeting in Brussels last night pledged further support for Greece. Eurozone economist Megan Greene explains the deal. And Today's Friday boss Paul Moody, chief executive of the Britvic, speaks about the company's expansion oversees. Download the podcast

In the next few days, MPs are expected to set out their vision for the future of universities from 2012, as well as pushing through changes in higher education funding. Education correspondent Gillian Hargreaves reports from Leicester University.

Teachers' groups are warning that the amount of religious education taught in schools has dropped, with one in four state comprehensives failing to give GCSE students adequate tutoring in RE. Keith Porteous Wood, who runs the National Secular Society, and John Pritchard, the Bishop of Oxford and chair of the Church of England's board of education, debate the importance of religion in the curriculum.

EU leaders and the IMF have agreed to give Greece £100m if its prime minister can drive austerity measures through parliament next week. Elmar Brok, a prominent member of Angela Merkel's CDU party in Germany, discusses the existential crisis in the EU.

Business news with Dominic Laurie.

Hackers from the online gang Lulzsec have recently gained notoriety for their cyber attacks on state security organisations and big companies. Professor Peter Sommer, who specialises in cyber security and author of The Hackers' Handbook, looks at the best way to protect your internet interests.

Sports news with Jonathan Legard.

While talks on the Greek crisis are reaching a conclusion, the asylum and immigration EU policy is still causing tension. Today's James Naughtie reports on "shortcomings" of the Schengen Agreement.

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The British Museum's new summer exhibition will showcase religious relics from mediaeval Europe, including three thorns said to come from the crown of thorns that Jesus was forced to wear and the breast milk of the Virgin Mary. Curator James Robinson describes the unusual collection.

Thought for the day with Lord Harries of Pentregarth, Gresham Professor of Divinity.

Labour leader Ed Miliband wants to change the system by which members of the shadow cabinet are elected, so that the party leader appoints them. Shadow foreign secretary Douglas Alexander and John McDonnell, who ran for the Labour leadership himself, debate the best way to choose shadow ministers.

Older people are damaging their health when they take common over-the-counter medicines, because the combination of drugs they use may be dangerous, according to new research. Dr Chris Fox, who lead the research at the University of East Anglia, and Dr Clare Gerada, who chairs the Royal College of GPs, discuss the risks.

The private sector must share the burden in the latest bailout for Greece, EU negotiators have said. Business reporter Dominic Laurie explains how "voluntary involvement" will work.

The musician Paul Simon, who has released 12 solo albums, including his latest So Beautiful or So What, will this weekend be headlining at Glastonbury music festival. Justin Webb spoke to him about life and his long career.

Sports news with Jonathan Legard.

The newly formed think tank Google Ideas is hosting a summit to address the question of violent extremism, and how to stop young people joining right-wing groups. Its director Jared Cohen, who was on the policy planning staff of two US secretaries of state, and security correspondent Frank Gardner examine the role being played by Google, and how far it must go to tackle extremism online.

Business news with Dominic Laurie.

The bullfighting season has begun in Barcelona, possibly the last fights in Catalonia before they are banned at the end of this year. Tim Franks reports on the sport that the poet Federico Garcia Lorca described as "probably Spain's greatest poetic and life-sustaining wealth".

Yesterday, Conservative MP Mark Pritchard openly accused Tory whips working for the prime minister's office of threatening him on the issue of the circus animal ban. Gyles Brandreth, former whip for John Major's government, reflects on the changing nature of whipping.

Does the Greek crisis present an opportunity for any particular country? Dr Linda Yueh, economics correspondent for Bloomberg TV, and Professor Timothy Garton Ash, professor of European studies at the University of Oxford, discuss what China has to gain in the eurozone.



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