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Defence, oil stocks lift London's FTSE 100 amid Russia, Fed worries

* Oil stocks track firm crude prices as Putin mobilises more troops * BAE Systems rises along with European defence peers * UK housing stocks rise on potential cut in stamp duty * FTSE 100 up 0.6%, FTSE 250 adds 1% (Updates to market close) By Bansari Mayur Kamdar Sept 21 (Reuters) - Defence and energy stocks led a recovery in UK's blue-chip FTSE 100 from near three-week lows on Wednesday, while investors also braced for likely interest hikes from the U.S.
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London stocks slip with focus on Fed decision

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click or type LIVE/ in a news window) * FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 down 0.2% each Sept 21 (Reuters) - UK's benchmark FTSE 100 dipped on Wednesday as investors assessed the likelihood of another aggressive interest rate hike from the U.S. Federal Reserve later in the day. The blue-chip FTSE 100 .FTSE and the domestically focussed mid-cap index .FTMC slipped 0.2% each by 0706 GMT, tracking weakness in their European and Asian peers.
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British Business - Aug 30

Aug 30 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. The Times - Shell Plc SHEL.L Chief Executive Officer Ben van Beurden warned that Europe might face years of energy rationing without Russian gas. Link - Chinese carmakers Great Wall Motor Co Ltd 601633.SS , with its brand Ora, and BYD Co Ltd 002594.SZ are in talks with their dealer networks to enter the Britain market befo
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British Business - July 28

July 28 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. The Times - Energy bills are on course to almost double to nearly 4,000 pounds ($4,867.20) this winter and remain above 3,000 pounds a year until 2024, as Russia further curtails gas supplies to Europe.
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Financial Times - July 28

July 28 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Headlines - M&G says chief investment officer Daniels to retire Link - Britain's BAE to name Cressida Hogg as new chair Link - UK car production driven down by global chip shortage Link - McDonald's raises UK cheeseburger price for first time in 14 years Link Overview - M&G's MNG.L chief investment officer Jack Daniels is leaving the company
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