18 January 2011
Last updated at 23:09 ET
The Indian state of Gujarat plans to build Asia's first commercial-scale tidal power facility.
Europe will have to spend a further 1.9bn euros (£1.6bn) on top of the 3.4bn already committed to complete its Galileo satellite-navigation system.
A project to reintroduce the great bustard to the UK is given a £1.8m boost from the European Union.
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