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Do farmers really make a loss on milk?

5 min 39 sec ago
Do dairy farmers really make a loss on milk?

Midnight tax return deadline looms

30 min 56 sec ago
Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to log on today to file a self-assessment tax return and avoid a £100 fine.

The huddled masses besieging Fortress Calais

35 min 8 sec ago
Why people who once had good jobs are living in despair

RE lessons 'never been needed more'

36 min 42 sec ago
Developing "religious literacy" in schools will make young people less vulnerable to radicalisation, a leading teacher is to say.

Cumberbatch in call for gay pardons

36 min 56 sec ago
Benedict Cumberbatch and members of codebreaker Alan Turing's family are among those calling for thousands of men who were prosecuted for being gay to be pardoned.

Russian drug cheat keeps world title

59 min 8 sec ago
Russian drug cheat Tatyana Chernova has her results annulled from 2009-2011 but keeps world title she won from Jessica Ennis.

IS 'chemical weapons expert killed'

1 hour 16 min ago
A chemical weapons expert working with Islamic State in Iraq has been killed in an air strike. the US military says.

'Lampard deserves good reception'

2 hours 8 min ago
With Frank Lampard poised to return to Chelsea with Manchester City, QPR boss Harry Redknapp insists he deserves a warm welcome.

VIDEO: What not to say in an obituary

2 hours 15 min ago
'Warts n all' eulogy sparks tongue-in-cheek reaction

VIDEO: Awaiting return to war-torn Kobane

2 hours 38 min ago
Days after Kurdish forces drove Islamic State militants from Kobane in northern Syria, people who fled the town are now waiting to return.

VIDEO: Suge Knight hands himself in

2 hours 46 min ago
Suge Knight, the man behind the Death Row Records label, has been arrested on suspicion of hitting and killing a man with his truck.

Bournemouth 2-0 Watford

2 hours 51 min ago
Championship leaders Bournemouth beat Watford 2-0 with the visitors playing all but the first 28 seconds with 10 men.

Canadian PM seeks wider terror laws

2 hours 56 min ago
Encouraging terror attacks against Canada will become a crime under legislation proposed by Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper.

Partick Thistle 0-1 St Mirren

3 hours 3 min ago
James Dayton scores early on his debut as St Mirren pick up three valuable Premiership points at Firhill.

England Saxons seal win over Ireland

3 hours 4 min ago
Sam Burgess has a quiet international Union debut as England Saxons beat Ireland Wolfhounds 18-9 in Cork.

Man is shot in both legs in Belfast

3 hours 17 min ago
A man is shot in both legs in what police describe as a paramilitary-style attack in north Belfast.

Wolfsburg 4-1 Bayern Munich

3 hours 21 min ago
Bayern Munich suffer a first meaningful Bundesliga defeat in over two years as they lose to second-placed Wolfsburg.

VIDEO: Escapee D-Day veteran's funeral

4 hours 15 min ago
The funeral is held of Sussex war veteran Bernard Jordan, who left his care home to attend D-Day commemorations in France.

VIDEO: Mother of abused pupil speaks out

4 hours 26 min ago
Teacher Jeremy Forrest who ran off with pupil 'cried to her mother'

Mother denies exploiting abduction

4 hours 59 min ago
The mother of a girl who was abducted and taken to France by teacher Jeremy Forrest denies she is exploiting her daughter by writing a book on the case.

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