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AUDIO: Did Shakespeare 'kill all the lawyers'?

Thu, 2014-08-21 03:08
Former criminal barrister Clive Anderson explains why lawyers are disliked.

Funeral for MH17 air disaster victim

Thu, 2014-08-21 02:56
The funeral of MH17 air disaster victim Liam Sweeney takes place in Newcastle.

UPS branches hit by data breach

Thu, 2014-08-21 02:52
Branches of the US parcel delivery company UPS have been hit by a security breach, with payment card information stolen.

Deadly ethnic clashes in Darfur

Thu, 2014-08-21 02:52
At least 63 people have died in clashes between rival Arab groups in Sudan's arid Darfur region, witnesses say.

Shots fired at Liberia Ebola protest

Thu, 2014-08-21 02:52
Police in Liberia fire live rounds and tear gas during protests after a quarantine was imposed to contain the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.

Hanged India girls' 'rape' in doubt

Thu, 2014-08-21 02:48
A forensic investigation into clothing and swabs taken after the murder and alleged gang rape of two teenage cousins in northern India concludes they were not sexually assaulted.

Public finances show £239m deficit

Thu, 2014-08-21 02:40
Government finances show an unexpected deficit in July for the second year running, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics.

Thailand coup general named as PM

Thu, 2014-08-21 02:38
Thailand's junta leader General Prayuth Chan-ocha, who led a coup in May, is named the new prime minister, after a parliamentary vote.

Number of same-sex weddings revealed

Thu, 2014-08-21 02:29
More than 1,400 same-sex marriages have take place since the new law was introduced three months ago, official figures show.

NI GCSE grades show improvement

Thu, 2014-08-21 02:19
GCSE pupils in Northern Ireland show improvements in English, Maths and Science, while the overall number achieving A* to C grades increases by 1.5% to 78%.

Who will win the F1 championship?

Thu, 2014-08-21 02:08
Lewis Hamilton or Nico Rosberg? Former F1 champions Nigel Mansell and Jody Scheckter fail to agree on this year's winner.

VIDEO: India's user-generated advertising

Thu, 2014-08-21 02:06
A new advertising trend has sprung up in India recently, with brands encouraging customers not just to buy products - but be involved in promotional campaigns too.

VIDEO: Police take wrong-way driver head on

Thu, 2014-08-21 02:03
Two traffic officers have been praised for their bravery after stopping a wrong-way driver on the M6 toll.

Retail sales rise less than expected

Thu, 2014-08-21 02:00
UK retail sales rise by 2.6% in July, up just 0.1% from June, figures from Office for National Statistics show.

Interpol building raided five times

Thu, 2014-08-21 01:59
Thieves make off with laptops and cameras after five burglaries in three weeks.

VIDEO: Ferguson vigil: 'We stand strong'

Thu, 2014-08-21 01:50
Rajini Vaidyanathan speaks to people at a vigil in Ferguson, Missouri, for Michael Brown - the black teenager killed by police last week.

Russian aid convoy gets instructions

Thu, 2014-08-21 01:49
The Red Cross instructs Russian lorry drivers at Ukraine's border so that they can deliver much-needed aid to civilians.

Belgian PM's laptop stolen from car

Thu, 2014-08-21 01:46
A thief breaks into the car of outgoing Belgian Prime Minister Elio di Rupo, stealing his laptop, but officials deny state secrets were taken.

Mackay not in line for Palace job

Thu, 2014-08-21 01:41
Malky Mackay will not succeed Tony Pulis as Crystal Palace boss as former club Cardiff complain about him to the FA.

Osborne under fire over Co-op deal

Thu, 2014-08-21 01:29
MPs demand details from Chancellor about possible political pressure over failed Co-op plan to buy 623 Lloyds branches.

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