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Branagh: From the bard to the ball

Mon, 2015-03-30 16:50
Samira Ahmed looks at how Sir Kenneth Branagh, noted for his Shakespearean productions, ended up directing a live-action Cinderella.

VIDEO: The secret language of whales

Mon, 2015-03-30 16:44
Researchers at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington say whale communication depends on jaw movements and the methods these mammals use to catch food.

Red Cross aid worker killed in Mali

Mon, 2015-03-30 16:22
A Red Cross employee has been killed and another injured in a gun attack by suspected Islamist militants in Mali, the aid organisation says.

Parties focus on economy and health

Mon, 2015-03-30 16:15
Pledges on the economy, businesses and mental health are expected from Westminster's party leaders as general election campaigning continues.

Jay-Z promotes music streaming brand

Mon, 2015-03-30 16:15
Some of the biggest names in entertainment have re-launched the music subscription service Tidal, which they claim will change musical history.

A question of cuts

Mon, 2015-03-30 15:44
Tuesday's papers mark the beginning of the formal election campaign with a raft of stories about the scope and nature of the spending cuts which would be likely after the general election.

How can we curb 'fat cat' bosses' pay?

Mon, 2015-03-30 15:21
Can excessive salaries be curbed?

Art school architect to be named

Mon, 2015-03-30 15:14
Glasgow School of Art is due to announce details of the architect chosen to lead the restoration of the fire-damaged Mackintosh building.

VIDEO: Living on Ukraine's front line

Mon, 2015-03-30 15:12
In a series looking at the war in Ukraine and the success of a truce signed last month in Minsk, Natalia Antelava and Abdujalil Abdurasulov meet a villager still living by the frontline.

Better patient protection demanded

Mon, 2015-03-30 15:12
Patient safety campaigners are due to meet Scotland's health minister to demand stronger measures in the wake of a series of health scandals.

More veterans seek mental health aid

Mon, 2015-03-30 15:10
A mental health charity which treats military veterans says referrals have increased by 26% in the last year.

Parties focus on range of issues

Mon, 2015-03-30 15:07
Healthcare, house-buying, poverty and austerity are the focus for Scotland's political parties on day two of general election campaigning.

Disgrace if stars withdraw - Lineker

Mon, 2015-03-30 15:03
It would be a "national disgrace" if England's best youngsters do not play at the U21 Euros, says ex-striker Gary Lineker.

E-cigarette use 'high among teens'

Mon, 2015-03-30 15:00
A substantial number of teenagers are experimenting with e-cigarettes, even those who have never smoked, a study suggests.

FA scraps plan for GB Olympic teams

Mon, 2015-03-30 14:16
Plans for Great Britain football teams to compete at the 2016 Olympics in Rio are scrapped by the Football Association.

VIDEO: The battle for votes by the seaside

Mon, 2015-03-30 14:01
The final outcome of the 2015 general election will be shaped by the results in dozens of marginal seats, where relatively modest shifts in voting patterns will be enough to change the result.

'Run-hungry Pietersen could return'

Mon, 2015-03-30 13:54
Surrey director of cricket Alec Stewart says Kevin Pietersen could return for England if he scores highly at county level.

Kane emergence excites me - Rooney

Mon, 2015-03-30 13:30
England captain Wayne Rooney says he is as excited as anyone about Harry Kane, who will make his full debut against Italy.

North 'should not play this season'

Mon, 2015-03-30 13:13
Northampton and Wales wing George North should not play again this season, says ex-World Rugby medical adviser Dr Barry O'Driscoll.

Hamilton deal could be worth £27m

Mon, 2015-03-30 12:59
World champion Lewis Hamilton expects to sign a new Mercedes contract this week that could be worth more than £27m a year.

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