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Little growth without shoppers

Tue, 2015-04-28 02:33
Weak production, construction, finance and engineering services leads to halving of UK economic growth. And the last snapshot of economy before the election confirms there's been no rebalancing of economy towards manufacturing.

Microsoft faces US phone import ban

Tue, 2015-04-28 02:29
Microsoft faces phone import ban after it loses first round of long-running patent battle in the US.

Deadly landslide in north-east Brazil

Tue, 2015-04-28 02:16
The city of Salvador in north-eastern Brazil is hit by deadly landslides, leaving 14 people dead and hillside homes swept away.

VIDEO: Live: Nigel Farage campaign speech

Tue, 2015-04-28 02:00
UKIP leader Nigel Farage gives a campaign speech in Hartlepool in which he is expected to make an appeal to Labour voters.

Valve shuts down paid 'mod' system

Tue, 2015-04-28 01:58
Angry gamers have forced Valve to end an initiative that let people who make modifications or "mods" for games get paid for their work.

Gay marriage remark 'misinterpreted'

Tue, 2015-04-28 01:53
A general election candidate says he is is sorry if a remark he made about being against gay marriage was misinterpreted.

Woman goes to police over wolf whistles

Tue, 2015-04-28 01:51
Poppy Smart, from Worcester, heckled on her walk to work every day and thinks more women should complain about it.

VIDEO: Video shows moment of quake in Tibet

Tue, 2015-04-28 01:46
Footage of the moment a massive earthquake struck Nepal and the Himalayas has emerged - filmed by a survivor in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China.

Toksvig steps down from News Quiz

Tue, 2015-04-28 01:43
Comedian Sandi Toksvig is to leave BBC Radio 4's comedy show The News Quiz after nine years and 28 series.

EU set to back crash alert for cars

Tue, 2015-04-28 01:25
A new EU-wide alert system to deal with road accidents, called eCall, is expected to get the go-ahead from Euro MPs.

Bosnich pleads guilty to charge

Tue, 2015-04-28 01:17
Former Manchester United goalkeeper Mark Bosnich appears in a Sydney court to plead guilty to reckless driving.

VIDEO: The $50,000-per-night Vegas hotel room

Tue, 2015-04-28 01:12
Take a tour of the Las Vegas hotel room which is $20,000-per-night more expensive in Mayweather-Pacquiao fight week.

VIDEO: Searching through rubble with bare hands

Tue, 2015-04-28 01:11
The BBC's Yalda Hakim travelled to the historical town of Bhaktapur where a rescue operation was underway.

In pictures: After the Everest avalanche

Tue, 2015-04-28 00:59
Pictures emerge showing Everest Base Camp on the day after Nepal's earthquake triggered an avalanche which swept away many tents, killing 18 people.

Quake-hit Nepal 'on war footing'

Tue, 2015-04-28 00:55
Nepal is on a "war footing" as it struggles to meet the overwhelming need following Saturday's earthquake, its prime minister says.

Scots man wins £7.8m lottery jackpot

Tue, 2015-04-28 00:52
A Bo'ness man is celebrating after winning a jackpot of more than £7.8m in Saturday's National Lottery draw.

UK economic growth slows to 0.3%

Tue, 2015-04-28 00:42
The rate of economic growth halved in the three months to the end of March, official figures show, continuing a slowdown that began six months ago.

Greek PM sees EU deal by next week

Tue, 2015-04-28 00:41
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says Greece is in the final stretch of talks with the EU and that he believes an interim deal will by in place by 9 May.

Irish woman describes Nepal 'chaos'

Tue, 2015-04-28 00:36
An Irishwoman caught up in the Nepal earthquake describes harrowing scenes at Kathmandu airport as thousands struggled to escape.

Clegg outlines budget 'red line'

Tue, 2015-04-28 00:28
The Liberal Democrats will not enter into another coalition government unless an emergency "stability budget" is held within 50 days of the 7 May election, Nick Clegg has said.

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