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Farm drugs being used like 'sweets'

Tue, 2014-05-27 23:17
The use of antibiotics on farms without medical supervision has been condemned at a meeting of the world animal health organisation.

1D members appear to smoke 'joint'

Tue, 2014-05-27 22:51
A video appears to show Louis Tomlinson and Zayn Malik smoking what they call a "joint" has emerged online.

Health workers hit by payroll glitch

Tue, 2014-05-27 22:51
Hundreds of health service staff will still not receive their correct pay this month after problems with a new payroll system in use across Northern Ireland's health trusts, according to the union, Nipsa.

Pochettino appointed Spurs manager

Tue, 2014-05-27 22:46
Tottenham Hotspur appoint Southampton boss Mauricio Pochettino as their new manager on a five-year contract.

Prepare for death 'like a wedding'

Tue, 2014-05-27 22:25
People should prepare for their death in the same way they plan for births and weddings, says the Welsh health minister.

Call to 're-examine' border killings

Tue, 2014-05-27 22:19
The solicitor for the family of a policeman murdered by the IRA has called on the Irish government to re-examine claims of IRA and Garda collusion in a series of border area killings.

Paediatrician faces child sex charge

Tue, 2014-05-27 22:18
A paediatrician is charged with engaging in sexual activity with a child and possessing indecent images of children.

VIDEO: Fresh Brazil anti-World Cup protests

Tue, 2014-05-27 22:09
Police in Brazil have fired tear gas at anti-World Cup and indigenous demonstrators in the capital, Brasilia.

The man who makes boxing 'rumble'

Tue, 2014-05-27 22:03
The master of ceremonies who makes 'boxing rumble'

VIDEO: Japan police probe body sent by mail

Tue, 2014-05-27 21:44
Japanese murder detectives are investigating the case of a young woman whose corpse was posted across Japan.

Skype to get 'real-time' translator

Tue, 2014-05-27 21:23
Microsoft unveils a "real-time" language translation feature for its internet phone service Skype and eyes a test version by end of this year.

Immigration and prejudice on front pages

Tue, 2014-05-27 21:07
Concerns over immigration - and Britons' response to it - lead some newspapers, while others focus on claims of in-fighting among Liberal Democrats.

Diabetes patients denied equipment

Tue, 2014-05-27 21:02
Diabetes patients in Northern Ireland are denied access to essential equipment which would help control their condition.

US tells its citizens to leave Libya

Tue, 2014-05-27 20:51
State department warns American citizens to leave the country after saying the security situation "remains unpredictable and unstable".

The girl who survived with 96% burns

Tue, 2014-05-27 20:45
The girl who survived with 96% burns

South Korea hospice fire kills 21

Tue, 2014-05-27 20:33
At least 21 people are killed and six more left in critical condition in a fire at a hospice for the elderly in Janseong county, South Korea.

Policemen killed in Tunisian attack

Tue, 2014-05-27 19:36
Attack on the home of a government minister by suspected Islamist militants leaves four policemen dead, officials say.

Afghan Notebook: Kabul to Calais

Tue, 2014-05-27 19:27
The Afghans risking it all to reach Britain

VIDEO: Google builds self-driving cars

Tue, 2014-05-27 19:23
Google has announced that it will start building its own self-driving cars. They will have a stop-go button but no controls, steering wheels or pedals.

Santa Barbara mourns rampage victims

Tue, 2014-05-27 18:13
Thousands of mourners gather at a university in California to remember the six slain and 13 wounded in a rampage on Friday night.
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