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Crackdown on zero-hours contracts

Tue, 2014-06-24 22:36
Employers are to be banned from stopping staff with zero-hours contracts from seeking extra work elsewhere.

China sends first minister to Taiwan

Tue, 2014-06-24 22:13
China sends its first ever ministerial-level official on a charm offensive to Taiwan following mass protests over a proposed trade agreement.

'Hardened' attitudes over disability

Tue, 2014-06-24 22:11
Disabled people are suffering from "hardened" attitudes as well as benefit cuts amid the debate about welfare reform, the first minister says.

Large scale solar parks 'to double'

Tue, 2014-06-24 22:03
The number of large scale solar parks in Wales is set to double, with rural west Wales increasingly being targeted.

Press verdicts on hacking trial

Tue, 2014-06-24 21:57
The papers take starkly different approaches to reporting the verdicts in the News of the World phone-hacking trial, and its consequences for PM David Cameron.

VIDEO: What lies beneath Greek paradise

Tue, 2014-06-24 21:53
Economic data suggests Greece's economy is recovering from near collapse at the height of the crisis, but is a return to prosperity being felt by the people?

Rola excited over Murray meeting

Tue, 2014-06-24 21:24
Andy Murray's next opponent, Blaz Rola, says his motivation is "off the charts" for the second round match at Wimbledon.

Apartments threat over £7k wall bill

Tue, 2014-06-24 21:12
A group of apartment owners in Belfast have been threatened with losing their homes unless they each pay £7,000 towards the cost of repairing a wall.

US senator beats Tea Party rival

Tue, 2014-06-24 20:38
US Republican Senator Thad Cochran, who is seeking midterm re-election, narrowly beats a Tea Party rival in a high-profile primary in Mississippi.

Fifa probes Suarez 'biting' incident

Tue, 2014-06-24 20:23
Football's governing body Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Uruguay's Luis Suarez over an alleged biting incident during the World Cup match against Italy.

Heads' concern over pupil anxiety

Tue, 2014-06-24 19:34
Four out of five head teachers in England (80%) are concerned about pupils in their schools who are suffering from anxiety disorders, a survey finds.

Vampire bats lose bitter taste

Tue, 2014-06-24 19:32
Vampire bats' strict blood diet makes them lose much of their ability to taste bitter flavours, scientists show.

Screenings 'do not harm theatres'

Tue, 2014-06-24 19:29
Cinema screenings of plays from the National Theatre do not tempt fans away from regional theatres, new research suggests.

Glastonbury: 11 acts to watch

Tue, 2014-06-24 19:26
11 acts to watch, away from the main stage

Doctors face new language checks

Tue, 2014-06-24 19:23
New powers allowing the medical regulator to check doctors' English language skills come into force, in a move hailed as an "important milestone".

VIDEO: US working on Sudan apostasy exit

Tue, 2014-06-24 17:58
The US says it is working with Sudan to ensure a woman freed from death row can leave the country,

Disbelief and denial: Inside the Suarez storm

Tue, 2014-06-24 16:35
"Four hundred journalists turned their heads in collective disbelief - did he really just do what I think he did?"

VIDEO: World Cup first-timers lose but party on

Tue, 2014-06-24 16:35
The World Cup may be ending early for Bosnia-Hercegovina but the country's fans will never forget their first trip to football's global party.

Right-to-die: For and against

Tue, 2014-06-24 16:29
An argument for assisted suicide, and one against

A craze for 'loom bands'

Tue, 2014-06-24 16:23
What's behind playground bracelet craze?
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