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Pensions 'joy' and McCann latest - the papers

Wed, 2014-03-19 22:36
Coverage of the measures announced in the Budget dominate front pages, while some papers report the latest development in the search for Madeleine McCann.

Jordan, Rihanna and the World Twenty20

Wed, 2014-03-19 22:27
Chris Jordan, the England "superhero" who went to school with Rihanna but was almost thrown on the scrapheap at 23

£19m fund to help first-time buyers

Wed, 2014-03-19 21:54
A £19m scheme designed to help first-time buyers in the Northern Ireland housing market is launched.

US Fed hints at rate rise in 2015

Wed, 2014-03-19 21:53
The US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen hints that interest rates in the US could start to rise in early 2015.

Flappy Bird to return, says creator

Wed, 2014-03-19 21:14
Addictive mobile game Flappy Bird will return to Apple's app store, confirms creator Dong Nguyen, but without setting a specific date.

Advani says no to Gujarat poll seat

Wed, 2014-03-19 21:03
Veteran Indian politician LK Advani rejects his party's proposal to contest the general election from Gujarat, plunging the BJP into a crisis ahead of the polls.

Disabled girl 'lost' for four years

Wed, 2014-03-19 20:43
Birmingham City Council 'singularly' failed a severely disabled girl and her mother by failing to contact them for more than four years, the Local Government Ombudsman rules.

Ovivo UK shuts down without warning

Wed, 2014-03-19 20:12
British firm Ovivo Mobile shuts down without warning, citing "reasons beyond our control" in a posting on its website.

'Serious shortfalls' at hospital

Wed, 2014-03-19 19:49
A hospital placed in special measures last year fails to meet eight of the 11 national safety standards during an unannounced inspection.

Life after World War One

Wed, 2014-03-19 18:57
The great and the good whom the conflict spared

Lung cancer rates up among UK women

Wed, 2014-03-19 18:55
Lung cancer rates among women in the UK have increased by 73% since 1975 while declining by 47% in men, new figures have revealed.

Colombia's president replaces mayor

Wed, 2014-03-19 18:43
Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos confirms the removal of Bogota mayor Gustavo Petro, despite international protests.

VIDEO: Trying Sony's virtual game-changer

Wed, 2014-03-19 18:35
The BBC's Richard Taylor was one of the first to try out a prototype of Sony's virtual reality headset "Project Morpheus".

VIDEO: Turkish soap fever in Afghanistan

Wed, 2014-03-19 17:59
Turkish soap operas are fast becoming the most popular thing on TV in Afghanistan.

Digging gold cufflinks from the sea bed

Wed, 2014-03-19 17:43
The mystery of why Spain's guns wouldn't fire straight

'British scripts often make my heart sink'

Wed, 2014-03-19 17:01
Toby Stephens in search of a good British film script

VIDEO: Broken lives of deported immigrants

Wed, 2014-03-19 16:57
Broken lives of immigrants deported back across US border

Lung cancer rates rise for women

Wed, 2014-03-19 16:55
Lung cancer rates in women have almost doubled in Scotland over the past 40 years, according to a charity.

The violent Turkish drama Afghan children love

Wed, 2014-03-19 16:50
The bloodthirsty Turkish drama Afghan children love

Pregnancy death care 'substandard'

Wed, 2014-03-19 16:50
A sheriff has ruled the death of a pregnant woman might have been avoided if she had been seen by a consultant after she was admitted to hospital with chest pains.

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