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Primary school places budget squeeze

Wed, 2014-08-27 02:05
There are warnings that the rising primary school population in England is putting pressure on budgets and raising fears of "supersize" schools.

Man 'crushed between two vehicles'

Wed, 2014-08-27 02:01
A 57-year-old man dies at a commercial premises in Doagh, County Antrim.

AUDIO: MK Dons thrash Man Utd 4-0

Wed, 2014-08-27 01:44
Louis van Gaal's miserable start to life as Manchester United boss has continued with a Capital One Cup shock at the hands of League One MK Dons.

Lessing's library donated to Zimbabwe

Wed, 2014-08-27 01:36
More than 3,000 books from author Doris Lessing's collection have been given to Zimbabwe after her death.

The parenting lessons to be taken from movies

Wed, 2014-08-27 01:10
Should anybody take a parenting tip from a movie?

What Commons Clerk row is all about

Wed, 2014-08-27 00:59
What is row over new House of Commons Clerk about?

Man stabbed to death during fight

Wed, 2014-08-27 00:57
A 24-year-old man is stabbed to death in Croydon during a fight among a group of males.

Spotting Muslim radicals 'challenge'

Wed, 2014-08-27 00:48
A Muslim leader in Wales speaks of the difficulty of identifying people at risk of being radicalised, warning that they were covering their tracks.

Concerns grow over Iceland volcano

Wed, 2014-08-27 00:47
Overnight earthquakes raise fears that magma from Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano could be heading towards another large volcanic system, scientists say.

Ryanair to bid for Cyprus Airways

Wed, 2014-08-27 00:39
Budget airline Ryanair has confirmed that it plans to bid for the Cypriot national airline, Cyprus Airways, which is up for sale.

Brazil holds TV election debate

Wed, 2014-08-27 00:31
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff takes part in the first televised candidates' debate of the election campaign, defending her social programmes.

VIDEO: Phones to come with 'kill switch'

Wed, 2014-08-27 00:25
A new law has been passed meaning that smartphones in California will be required to come with a "kill switch" to render them useless if lost or stolen.

VIDEO: Scots independence: Business views

Wed, 2014-08-27 00:20
Two business chief executives give their opinions on whether independence would be good for Scotland's businesses.

Hormone 'protects premature babies'

Wed, 2014-08-27 00:01
The hormone erythropoietin (EPO) could prevent brain injuries in very premature babies, a study suggests.

Van Gaal 'not shocked' by Cup exit

Tue, 2014-08-26 23:55
Boss Louis van Gaal insists he was "not shocked" by Manchester United's 4-0 defeat at MK Dons in the League Cup.

New Documentary Photography from Scotland & Wales

Tue, 2014-08-26 23:17
Photographers' images of Scotland and Wales

Australia ups anti-terror efforts

Tue, 2014-08-26 23:11
New counter-terrorism units have been set up at two Australian airports, PM Tony Abbott says, amid concern over Australians fighting in Iraq and Syria.

Long-term Gaza ceasefire agreed

Tue, 2014-08-26 22:55
Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza agree a long-term truce, ending seven weeks of fighting that has left more than 2,200 people dead.

Lockheed Martin in space junk deal

Tue, 2014-08-26 22:50
US defence giant Lockheed Martin is teaming up with an Australian technology firm to track space debris that can damage multi-billion dollar satellites.

Girls thrown against rocks by waves

Tue, 2014-08-26 22:17
Two 12-year-old girls are flown to hospital with spinal injuries after being thrown against rocks by powerful waves in the Vale of Glamorgan.
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