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UBS confirms fresh US tax probe

Mon, 2015-02-09 22:51
UBS has confirmed it is being investigated by US authorities into whether it helped Americans evade taxes through investments banned in the US.

'Smart' insulin hope for diabetes

Mon, 2015-02-09 22:50
Scientists are hopeful that 'smart' insulins which are undergoing trials could revolutionise the way diabetes is managed.

Spider-Man signs deal with Marvel

Mon, 2015-02-09 22:09
Sony Pictures and Marvel sign a deal meaning Spider-Man could join up with the likes of Thor, Captain America and Iron Man in future film releases.

Labour pledges new 'kinship' rights

Mon, 2015-02-09 22:04
Labour says it will introduce new rights to support children whose parents cannot care for them, and are brought up by other members of their family.

'Focus on fitness not fatness'

Mon, 2015-02-09 22:03
In this week's Scrubbing Up, Dr Gavin Sandercock argues there has been a well-meaning but misguided focus on obesity, while the harm caused by inactivity has been overlooked.

Police warn pupils over 'sexting'

Mon, 2015-02-09 22:01
Police are visiting every school in Wales to warn pupils of the dangers of "sexting".

Macedonia PM 'spied on rivals'

Mon, 2015-02-09 21:50
Macedonia's government is accused of operating an illegal wire-tapping programme targeting 20,000 people, including opposition politicians.

Personal debt goes up by 23% in year

Mon, 2015-02-09 21:41
There has been a rise of 23% in personal debt in the last year across Wales, according to a charity.

Stamp duty reforms open to debate

Mon, 2015-02-09 21:32
Tax on property sales could be changed again as a consultation is launched on the future for stamp duty in Wales.

MLAs to debate welfare reform bill

Mon, 2015-02-09 21:27
Stormont's controversial welfare reform legislation is due to be debated by MLAs on Tuesday.

VIDEO: New app tracks children's phone use

Mon, 2015-02-09 21:22
A mobile app to be launched in UK will allow parents to monitor remotely all the online activity of their children.

VIDEO: Assad challenged on barrel bombs

Mon, 2015-02-09 21:04
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad denies dropping "indiscriminate weapons" such as barrel bombs on rebel-held areas, following the uprising against his rule.

Syria 'informed on anti-IS strikes'

Mon, 2015-02-09 21:02
Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad tells the BBC his government receives messages via third parties from the US-led coalition against Islamic State.

Charles set to meet new Saudi king

Mon, 2015-02-09 20:50
The Prince of Wales is to formally meet Saudi Arabia's new King, amid calls from human rights groups to raise humanitarian concerns in the country.

One year on from the Somerset floods

Mon, 2015-02-09 20:43
Impact of flooding on Somerset families

Dalian Wanda buys Swiss sports firm

Mon, 2015-02-09 20:19
Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda will buy Swiss sports marketing firm Infront Sports & Media with a group of investors for $1.19bn (£780m).

'Wake-up call' to MPs on investment

Mon, 2015-02-09 20:07
Government spending on research and innovation needs to be doubled to stop the UK falling behind other countries, say science leaders.

Call for fewer MPs on standards body

Mon, 2015-02-09 20:06
A committee which polices the conduct of MPs should have more non-politicians on it to boost its independence, a report says.

Flood funding plans unclear - MPs

Mon, 2015-02-09 20:06
MPs question the government's ability to attract £600m in private sector investment for flood defence schemes in England.

Warning over new drug-driving law

Mon, 2015-02-09 20:00
People who have been prescribed powerful anxiety or pain relief drugs are being warned about a new drug-driving law.

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