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Apple Shares Fall After Sales Warning

Shares in technology giant Apple fell sharply in response to news of weak sales in China.

Shares in technology giant Apple fell sharply in response to news of weak sales in China. Gareth Beavis is UK editor of the website Tech Radar, and explains what's behind the company's difficulties. Also in the programme, we find out why pharmaceutical giant Bristol-Myers Squibb has agreed to buy cancer drug maker Celgene in a deal valued at $74 billion. A strange smell has engulfed the Iranian capital Tehran. Ghanbar Naderi is an independent journalist in the city and tells us nobody is quite sure what is causing the problem. Plus our reporter travels to the small island communities off the west coast of Ireland to find out what's being done to ensure they stay inhabited.

(Picture: An Apple logo. Picture credit: Getty Images.)

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