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Del Amitri join Wickerman line-up

Thu, 2014-03-20 16:32
Scottish band Del Amitri join the line-up for this year's Wickerman Festival near Dundrennan in Dumfries and Galloway.

Oil tax break 'to create 700 jobs'

Thu, 2014-03-20 16:31
A tax break for two oil and gas fields in the North Sea is expected to lead to the creation of more than 700 jobs.

Poor bonding 'hampers learning'

Thu, 2014-03-20 16:30
Research suggests children's ability to form secure emotional bonds with parents has an important impact on their education.

Toyota ends lockout at India plants

Thu, 2014-03-20 16:29
Toyota says it will end a lockout at its two India factories, which employ a total of 6,400 workers at two facilities outside Bangalore.

VIDEO: EU: 'Russia to face consequences'

Thu, 2014-03-20 16:28
The EU says it is extending sanctions to another 12 individuals over Russia's annexation of Crimea from Ukraine.

Violence mars protest in Venezuela

Thu, 2014-03-20 16:25
Venezuelan riot police in Caracas clash with anti-government demonstrators who were protesting against the arrest of two opposition mayors.

Broadband speed guarantee called for

Thu, 2014-03-20 16:17
The consumer group Which? calls for broadband firms to give customers the speed and service they pay for, as 45% claim they suffer slow download speeds.

Ministers 'raised migrant prejudice'

Thu, 2014-03-20 16:12
The government "increased anti-immigrant prejudice" by not getting an estimate of the number of Romanians and Bulgarians entering the UK, MPs say.

Twitter website 'blocked' in Turkey

Thu, 2014-03-20 16:10
Twitter users in Turkey report that the social media site has been blocked after PM Erdogan vowed to "wipe out" the website.

The blind builder with a big vision

Thu, 2014-03-20 16:03
The blind builder with a big vision for his business

Petrol prices at three-year low

Thu, 2014-03-20 16:01
Petrol prices fall to their lowest in three years with the cheapest fuel on sale in Yorkshire and the Humber region, according to the AA.

Ten hidden consequences of the pension overhaul

Thu, 2014-03-20 16:00
10 hidden impacts of planned pension reform

Workload 'makes heads want to quit'

Thu, 2014-03-20 16:00
More than two-thirds of secondary school head teachers and deputies in England are considering taking early retirement, survey suggests.

Will GM recalls dent its recovery?

Thu, 2014-03-20 16:00
Will GM's recalls dent its recovery?

America's heroin 'epidemic'

Thu, 2014-03-20 15:48
The horrific toll of cheap and plentiful heroin on US families

Egyptian priest digitally unwrapped

Thu, 2014-03-20 15:45
Sweden digitally unwraps an Egyptian priest

VIDEO: Unwrapping an Egyptian mummy

Thu, 2014-03-20 15:45
What do scans reveal about 2,300-year-old Egyptian priest?

Manchester United & Chelsea await draw

Thu, 2014-03-20 15:17
Manchester United and Chelsea could face each other in the Champions League quarter-finals draw on Friday.

VIDEO: Next annual profits jump by 12%

Thu, 2014-03-20 15:14
As Next has reports a 12% increase in annual profits to £695m, Emma Simpson looks at whether the chain is set to overtake Marks & Spencer.

VIDEO: US sanctions target Putin's allies

Thu, 2014-03-20 15:12
US President Barack Obama has announced further sanctions against Russia over its annexation of Crimea from Ukraine.

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