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Today: Wednesday 28th September

It's the last day of the Labour Party Conference, with events drawing to a close after Ed Miliband's speech yesterday. A controversial property tax has been approved in Greece as part of efforts to satisfy conditions for another bailout. And also on the programme, how amateur astronomers have helped discover two new planets.

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Business news with Adam Shaw. Inspectors from the European Commission, the European Central Bank and the International Monetary Fund will be back in Athens today after pulling out of discussions earlier this month. Constantine Michalos, chairman of the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry, describes a tough time to run a business in Greece. Alpesh Patel, founder of Praefinium Partners, casts en eye over the markets. And Otto Thoresen, Director General of the Association of British Insurers, previews the updated guidelines on executive pay it is releasing to company boards today. Download the podcast

Sports news with Garry Richardson.

Labour is to set up its own review of policing in England and Wales under a former head of Scotland Yard. Chief political correspondent Gary O'Donoghue examines what the party hopes this will achieve.

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Ed Miliband told the Labour Party Conference yesterday that he was pro-business, but made a distinction between good and bad businesses as "producers" and "predators". The General Secretary of the Unite union, Len McCluskey, voices his support for Mr Miliband's categorisation. And Dr Mike Lynch, chief executive of Autonomy Corporation, considers whether the "predators v producers" distinction holds water.

European Union members are voting on plans to beef up the European Financial Stability Facility, in an effort to help failing European economies. Finnish MP Antti Kaikkonen sets out why he will vote against. And economics editor Stephanie Flanders gauges the wider feeling on the EFSF across the continent.

Business news with Adam Shaw.

In his speech yesterday, Ed Miliband said it was time for a new generation, and a new way of doing things. Labour's former leader Lord Kinnock reacts to the current leader's address.

Research has found that the number of people who get caught by online dating scams may be higher than thought. Colin Woodcock, senior manager for fraud prevention at the Serious Organised Crime Agency, explains this so called romance fraud. And Nicola Hillary, who spotted an online fraudster, recounts her experience.

Sports news with Garry Richardson. The legendary long distance runner Haile Gebreselassie is in the UK. He shares the secrets of his success.

A miner has died after after being trapped by a roof fall at a colliery in North Yorkshire, whilst his co-worker was rescued. Nigel Adams, the local Conservative MP, and Ken Capstick, former vice president of the National Union of Mineworkers, react to the latest mining tragedy.

The trial of Michael Jackson's physician Dr Conrad Murray, who is accused of involuntary manslaughter, has begun in Los Angeles. The BBC's Peter Bowes gives an account of the first day.

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Nine months ago, Today programme listeners were asked to help scientists look for new planets. Dr Chris Lintott, astronomer and a member of Planet Hunters, welcomes the news that two planets have been discovered.

Thought for the Day with the Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks.

The Greek parliament has approved a controversial new property tax, designed to reduce the country's huge budget deficit. The BBC's Mark Lowen reports from Athens. And Elena Panaritis, a member of the ruling Pasok party, considers how the tax will help the Greek economy.

In his speech to the Labour Party Conference, Ed Miliband spoke of striking a new bargain between government and people. He explains his comments on business and defends himself against jibes that he is "weird". And political editor Nick Robinson examines the nuances of Mr Miliband's speech and interview.

Sports news with Garry Richardson.

The European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso, has given his annual State of the Union address to the European Parliament in Strasbourg. Europe Correspondent, Chris Morris, reports on what he had to say.

Songs of Praise, the world's longest running religious television programme, celebrates its 50th birthday this weekend. Religious affairs correspondent Robert Pigott considers how the programme has managed to thrive.

Business news with Adam Shaw.

The Labour Party is to set up a review of policing in England and Wales, led by the former Metropolitan Police Commissioner, Lord Stevens. Dr Tim Brain is among those who will be undertaking the review, and looks ahead to what it will cover.

Is it better to raise children in the city or countryside? Author John O'Farrell and designer Pearl Lowe debate the virtues of urban and rural upbringings.

How has the press responded to Ed Miliband's speech to the Labour Party Conference? Steve Richards from the Independent and the Financial Times' George Parker give their assessments.



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