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French boss forced out over taxi bill

Wed, 2015-04-29 01:52
Agnes Saal resigns as head of France's National Audiovisual Institute after spending some €40,000 in taxi journeys in 10 months.

Gazprom profits hit by weak rouble

Wed, 2015-04-29 01:47
Russia's largest energy company, Gazprom, reports a plunge in annual profits after being hit by the fall in the value of the rouble and lower energy prices.

E. coli restaurant fined £110,000

Wed, 2015-04-29 01:32
At least 140 people contracted E. coli in an outbreak at Flicks restaurant three years ago

Trump beats Ding to reach semi-final

Wed, 2015-04-29 01:30
Judd Trump completes a crushing 13-4 win over Chinese third seed Ding Junhui to reach the semi-finals of the World Championship.

Timber lorry crashes into house

Wed, 2015-04-29 01:26
A lorry carrying timber crashes into the side of a house on the A831 in the Highlands.

Farage: EU could let in extremists

Wed, 2015-04-29 01:23
Nigel Farage claims that EU plans to deal with the migrant boat crisis could allow in Islamist extremists.

Lil' Chris's death caused by hanging

Wed, 2015-04-29 01:20
Singer Lil' Chris's death was caused by hanging, an inquest hears.

VIDEO: Is Britain's housing market working?

Wed, 2015-04-29 01:20
New research by the charity Shelter suggests that eight out of ten houses on the market are not affordable for working families.

National park appeals for Nepal aid

Wed, 2015-04-29 01:14
A national park with strong links to the British Army's Nepalese Ghurkha soldiers makes an appeal to gather aid to take out to the earthquake-hit country.

NZ church ejects tai chi group

Wed, 2015-04-29 01:07
NZ church gives tai chi group the boot

Ministers ordered to cut pollution

Wed, 2015-04-29 01:04
The Supreme Court has ruled that the UK government must draw up plans to reduce air pollution by the end of this year.

Youths attack Greece's Varoufakis

Wed, 2015-04-29 00:54
Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis describes how he and his wife were abused by a group of youths at a restaurant in Athens late on Tuesday.

VIDEO: Live: David Cameron campaign speech

Wed, 2015-04-29 00:42
Tory party leader to outline plans for a law guaranteeing no rise in income tax rates, VAT or national insurance before 2020.

Wednesday's gossip column

Wed, 2015-04-29 00:32
The FA Cup gets £30m Emirates sponsorship deal, David De Gea to stay at Manchester United, Iker Casillas wants Arsenal move, plus more.

Joni Mitchell 'not in coma'

Wed, 2015-04-29 00:26
US singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell is "alert and... has her full senses" and is "not in a coma", a statement on her official website declares.

VIDEO: Countdown to the richest fight ever

Wed, 2015-04-29 00:13
BBC Sport's Alex South reports from Las Vegas as Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao were greeted by thousands of fans.

Lib Dems' free school meals plan

Wed, 2015-04-29 00:13
Free school meals will be available to all primary school children in England, under a £610 million a year to be unveiled by the Liberal Democrats.

VIDEO: Live: SNP leader campaign speech

Wed, 2015-04-29 00:03
Scottish National Party leader Nicola Sturgeon is making an election campaign speech.

VIDEO: Live: Ed Miliband campaign speech

Wed, 2015-04-29 00:01
Labour leader Ed Miliband is giving a campaign speech with a focus on economy and spending

Murder inquiry over man's death

Tue, 2015-04-28 23:55
Police are treating the death of a 69-year-old man in County Antrim as murder.