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Pension exit fees under scrutiny

Wed, 2015-06-17 06:56
"Excessive" early exit penalties handed to people wishing to withdraw money from their pension pots could be capped, the chancellor says.

VIDEO: Westminster Hall

Wed, 2015-06-17 06:34
MPs debated subjects including drugs for ultra-rare diseases.

Assaulted pregnant woman loses baby

Wed, 2015-06-17 06:31
A pregnant woman who lost her baby after she was pushed to the ground and kicked may have been deliberately targeted, police say.

Tributes to Berkeley balcony victims

Wed, 2015-06-17 06:23
The six students who died in California balcony collapse

Neymar faces Barcelona fraud inquiry

Wed, 2015-06-17 06:22
A Spanish court agrees to allow a fraud case against Barcelona's Brazilian star Neymar, weeks after the club itself was ordered to stand trial.

Top pianist hurt by swooping seagull

Wed, 2015-06-17 06:10
An internationally-renowned pianist pulls out of two concerts after a swooping seagull causes him to injure a finger.

Judgement reserved in abortion case

Wed, 2015-06-17 06:03
Judge is unable to make up his mind on legal bid to change abortion law.

Bioenergy 'can deliver cleaner future'

Wed, 2015-06-17 06:02
A global bioenergy assessment concludes that biofuels could provide up to a third of the world's transport fuel needs by the middle of the century.

Strong US dollar hits FedEx

Wed, 2015-06-17 05:59
US parcels delivery firm FedEx reports a net loss of $895m for the three months to the end of May, missing analysts' expectations.

Neil Wallis denies hacking knowledge

Wed, 2015-06-17 05:40
Ex-News of the World deputy editor Neil Wallis tells court he had no knowledge of the phone hacking for which reporter Dan Evans was convicted.

Armitstead crashes after stage win

Wed, 2015-06-17 05:36
Britain's Lizzie Armitstead crashes after wining the first stage of the Women's Tour in Aldeburgh.

Bath, Wasps and Leinster with Toulon

Wed, 2015-06-17 05:10
Bath, Wasps and Leinster are drawn with holders Toulon in the pool stages for the 2015-16 European Rugby Champions Cup.

'Old bombs' explode in Nigerian town

Wed, 2015-06-17 04:59
A series of explosions in north-eastern Nigeria kills about 20 people, reportedly caused by devices found at a former militant camp.

Apple in news app blogger row

Wed, 2015-06-17 04:49
Bloggers say they have been invited to join Apple's news app by email and will be automatically bound to its terms unless they opt out.

SAS recruits 'would have survived'

Wed, 2015-06-17 04:45
An expert tells an inquest he has "little doubt" two soldiers would have survived an SAS selection course if they had been withdrawn earlier.

VIDEO: Osborne takes first question at PMQs

Wed, 2015-06-17 04:37
The first PMQs question to George Osborne is a challenge over house building and housing benefit in London.

Missing UK sister 'may be in Syria'

Wed, 2015-06-17 04:29
One of three Bradford sisters missing with their nine children may already be in Syria, police believe.

The women seeking rich older men to pay their university fees

Wed, 2015-06-17 04:24
The women seeking rich older men to pay their university fees

Chris Evans profile: The chequered career of a motor mouth

Wed, 2015-06-17 04:05
The chequered career of Top Gear host Chris Evans

'No evidence' Fifty Shades book stolen

Wed, 2015-06-17 04:03
Police say they have found "no evidence" to suggest a copy of EL James's latest Fifty Shades novel was stolen ahead of its publication this week.

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