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Is Cameron more Thatcher than Thatcher?

Wed, 2014-10-01 06:18
Is Cameron more Thatcher than Thatcher?

Your pictures: Amateur sport

Wed, 2014-10-01 06:16
Readers' photos on the theme of "amateur sport"

Airlines told to replace cockpit kit

Wed, 2014-10-01 05:49
The US air safety regulator has ordered airlines to replace cockpit displays in more than 1,300 planes because of fears that wi-fi signals can make them go blank.

Day in pictures: 1 October

Wed, 2014-10-01 04:51
News images from around the world: 1 October

VIDEO: 'Yellow Umbrella Man' HK protest

Wed, 2014-10-01 04:16
Paul Zimmerman, who is a Hong Kong local councillor, explains why he took a yellow umbrella to protest at a China National Day reception in Hong Kong.

NHS budget: What we aren't being told

Wed, 2014-10-01 04:16
What the politicians aren’t telling us about the NHS budget

VIDEO: Spandau Ballet on 80s 'hedonism'

Wed, 2014-10-01 03:49
Eighties pop group Spandau Ballet reunite for the premiere of a film about their career.

In pictures: Hong Kong protests swell

Wed, 2014-10-01 03:36
Crowds gather on the streets of Hong Kong

AUDIO: Cancer victim gives to hospital that failed her

Wed, 2014-10-01 03:21
A cervical cancer victim has donated thousands of pounds to the hospital that failed to spot her disease.

Chile avalanche kills extreme skiers

Wed, 2014-10-01 01:14
Extreme skiers Jean-Philippe Auclair and Carl Andreas Fransson have died in an avalanche in southern Chile, officials confirm.

Gross case now a murder inquiry

Tue, 2014-09-30 21:56
Police investigating the disappearance of teenager Alice Gross confirm the case is now a murder inquiry after a body is found.

First Ebola case diagnosed in the US

Tue, 2014-09-30 21:56
A man who travelled from Liberia nearly two weeks ago is the first confirmed case of the deadly Ebola virus diagnosed on American soil.

GP boost to counter chronic disease

Tue, 2014-09-30 21:43
GP services across Wales need to be boosted as more people suffer chronic disease, the chief medical officer warns in her annual report.

VIDEO: Can divided UK learn from Bavaria?

Tue, 2014-09-30 21:40
As many in the United Kingdom still find it difficult to see how more powers might be handed over to English regions, British MPs have been looking to Germany, as one example of a successful federal system.

Cancer service 'under huge pressure'

Tue, 2014-09-30 21:35
Medical experts warn that cancer services in Northern Ireland are under severe pressure amid health budget cuts and growing demand.

Defiant HK protests on National Day

Tue, 2014-09-30 21:21
Hong Kong crowds gather for huge pro-democracy rallies, as leader CY Leung urges protesters to work with Beijing.

Referendum staff 'booed No votes'

Tue, 2014-09-30 21:20
A number of staff at a Scottish independence referendum count were replaced during the proceedings because of their behaviour, it emerges.

VIDEO: Kurdish weapons 'no match' for IS

Tue, 2014-09-30 21:09
Clive Myrie reports from the Kurdish front line in Iraq where the Peshmerga are fighting IS with weapons they say are not up to the job.

Kabul suicide attack hits troops

Tue, 2014-09-30 21:01
At least seven people are killed after a suicide bomb attack targeted a bus carrying troops in the Afghan capital, Kabul.

RAF strikes and PM's NHS pledge - front pages

Tue, 2014-09-30 20:52
The first RAF air strikes against Islamic State targets since Parliament approved military action in Iraq make front-page news.