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British journalist held in Ukraine

Wed, 2014-05-21 06:52
A British national working as a journalist for a Russian TV station is detained in Ukraine.

The safe way to recognise a workplace birthday

Wed, 2014-05-21 06:41
Cakes. Cards. A pint. How should you mark a colleague's birthday?

Degree courses 'not value for money'

Wed, 2014-05-21 06:37
A third of students in England, who pay up to £9,000 in tuition fees, say their degree course is poor or very poor value for money, a study indicates.

Rooney wants to show world - Hodgson

Wed, 2014-05-21 06:34
Wayne Rooney is determined to shine in a World Cup after two indifferent campaigns reveals England manager Roy Hodgson.

New SA MPs dress as maids and miners

Wed, 2014-05-21 06:27
South Africa's new left-wing MPs attend their first parliamentary session dressed as maids and miners to show they intend to represent the interest of workers.

Teacher took money from pupils

Wed, 2014-05-21 06:16
A former teacher who kept more than £1,000 given by children for uniforms and fundraising, is struck off.

eBay makes users change passwords

Wed, 2014-05-21 06:15
Members of eBay are being made to change their passwords after a cyber-attack compromised a database containing user information.

'Thief' leaves selfie at crime scene

Wed, 2014-05-21 06:10
Police are hunting a suspected thief who left his phone with his picture on it at a jewellery store where £18,000 worth of goods were taken.

In graphics: Big issues in European election

Wed, 2014-05-21 05:40
The big issues in Europe's election - in stark detail

Chelsea return unhealthy - Courtois

Wed, 2014-05-21 05:22
Atletico Madrid's Thibaut Courtois says his future is unclear ahead of the Champions League final against Real Madrid.

Lloyds announces more job losses

Wed, 2014-05-21 05:21
A telephone banking centre in Warrington is to be closed as part of more job losses announced by the Lloyds banking group.

Cuban dissident newspaper launched

Wed, 2014-05-21 05:16
An online newspaper by Cuban dissident blogger Yoani Sanchez, which aims to provide "essential information" in the communist-run state, goes live.

China and Russia sign huge gas deal

Wed, 2014-05-21 04:58
Russia's President Vladimir Putin agrees a multi-billion dollar, 30-year gas deal with China at a summit between the two in Shanghai.

Clarke regrets swearing at Anderson

Wed, 2014-05-21 04:51
Australia captain Michael Clarke says swearing at England's James Anderson during the Ashes was "unacceptable".

US high court delays execution

Wed, 2014-05-21 04:42
A US Supreme Court justice delays the lethal injection of a Missouri murderer amid concerns a medical condition could complicate his execution.

Bail sought to appear on Jeremy Kyle

Wed, 2014-05-21 04:38
A defendant at a Belfast court asks for bail to go on the Jeremy Kyle television show to take a lie detector test.

Day in pictures: 21 May 2014

Wed, 2014-05-21 04:34
News photos from past 24 hours: 21 May

Bombs, batting and brotherhood

Wed, 2014-05-21 04:34
Sri Lanka greats Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene on surviving bomb attacks, their close friendship and combating corruption.

Man held over 'hit-and-run' death

Wed, 2014-05-21 04:25
A teenager is arrested in connection with a suspected hit-and-run death in North Lanarkshire.

Move to halt fraud trial overturned

Wed, 2014-05-21 04:21
The Court of Appeal overturns a decision to halt a major UK fraud trial because of a lack of legal aid barristers.
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