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Barclays executives awarded £32m

Tue, 2014-03-18 04:57
Barclays awards its top executives almost £32m in shares - a drop of almost 25% on last year's handout.

Day in pictures: 18 March 2014

Tue, 2014-03-18 04:53
A collection of news photos: 18 March

Mechanic scoops £108m lottery prize

Tue, 2014-03-18 04:53
Car mechanic and racing driver Neil Trotter is revealed as the winner of £107.9m on the Euromillions lottery.

Henry calls for ethnic TV boost

Tue, 2014-03-18 04:31
Actor and comedian Lenny Henry says that funds should be set aside to improve representation of black, Asian and ethnic minority people in the broadcasting industry.

Final vote on social services bill

Tue, 2014-03-18 04:27
Plans to overhaul social services and make access to care equal no matter where a person lives in Wales are due to face their vote in the assembly.

VIDEO: 'Red tape' grounds missing plane search

Tue, 2014-03-18 04:17
The aerial search for any sign of the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 flight has been hampered by refusal from Indonesia to let planes overfly their territory

Fifa considers global Anelka ban

Tue, 2014-03-18 04:09
Fifa will consider an FA request to extend sacked WBA striker Nicolas Anelka's five-game suspension to a global reach.

Boris's dad urges Tory rule change

Tue, 2014-03-18 04:09
Boris Johnson's father says Conservatives from outside the Commons should be able to stand for the party leadership.

Woman admits death of friend's baby

Tue, 2014-03-18 03:56
A 33-year-old woman pleads guilty to causing the death of her friend's baby girl by driving without due care and attention.

Campaigners mark six months to vote

Tue, 2014-03-18 03:51
With six months until the vote on Scottish independence, Labour details more tax powers and nationalists promise to be positive.

Jail term for Miss Teen USA hacker

Tue, 2014-03-18 03:37
A hacker has got an 18 month jail term for stealing compromising images of young women and using them to extort cash.

VIDEO: Can a gym explain the output gap?

Tue, 2014-03-18 03:36
Economists say the output gap is a crucial way of judging a nation's economy, but it is not easy to explain.

VIDEO: Wearable smart gadgets go on show

Tue, 2014-03-18 03:27
Business reporter Caroline Hepker shows off some of the gadgets at the Wearable Technology Show in London.

TV licence law change proposed

Tue, 2014-03-18 03:22
A proposal to end the criminal offence of watching TV without a licence is being considered for inclusion in a bill before Parliament.

VIDEO: Generation 2014: Referendum debate

Tue, 2014-03-18 03:14
A panel of 50 young people who are first-time voters are putting their questions to Jim Murphy and Humza Yousaf.

Robot writes LA Times breaking news

Tue, 2014-03-18 03:12
The Los Angeles Times was the first newspaper to publish a story about an earthquake on Monday - thanks to a robot writer.

VIDEO: Man and dog rescued from capsized boat

Tue, 2014-03-18 03:12
A man and his dog had to be rescued from their upturned boat that capsized in Matagorda Bay in Texas.

VIDEO: Carlisle: Go-Go's 'still a curiosity'

Tue, 2014-03-18 03:04
Singer Belinda Carlisle talks to BBC Breakfast about still touring with her band the Go-Go's, considered to be the first all-girl punk band, and her solo career.

Trans-Dniester plea to join Russia

Tue, 2014-03-18 02:38
Pro-Russian politicians and activists in Moldova's breakaway Trans-Dniester region ask the Russian parliament to draft a law that would allow their territory to join Russia.

VIDEO: David Beckham joins Only Fools

Tue, 2014-03-18 02:23
David Beckham joins the cast of Only Fools and Horses for a special sketch to raise money for Sport Relief

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