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New Tyrannosaur named 'Pinocchio'

Wed, 2014-05-07 01:02
A new type of tyrannosaur with a very long nose has been discovered by scientists in Scotland and China.

Carer recruits 'must speak English'

Wed, 2014-05-07 01:01
Agencies must ensure people they recruit as carers can speak English before placing them in vulnerable people's homes, a government adviser says

Sainsbury's reports rise in profits

Wed, 2014-05-07 00:47
UK supermarket chain Sainsbury's reports a 16.3% rise in annual pre-tax profit to £898m for the year to 15 March.

Land searched in teen murder inquiry

Wed, 2014-05-07 00:44
Police investigating the murder of Blackpool teenager Paige Chivers are searching an area of land in Bispham.

Sutherland 'worried' about 24 return

Wed, 2014-05-07 00:40
24 star Sutherland on Jack Bauer's return

VIDEO: Home Affairs Committee

Wed, 2014-05-07 00:33
MPs take further evidence on reform of the Police Federation of England and Wales.

Russia booed at Eurovision semi-final

Wed, 2014-05-07 00:20
Crowds in Copenhagen boo as Russia makes it through to the final of the Eurovision Song Contest, amid political tensions with Ukraine.

Warning over coalition's final year

Wed, 2014-05-07 00:04
Conservatives and Lib Dems should agree rules on policy-making as the coalition draws to an end, a think tank says.

Liverpool fight to the end - Rodgers

Tue, 2014-05-06 23:53
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says his players will not stop fighting for the Premier League title.

VIDEO: Sainsbury's boss on 'good results'

Tue, 2014-05-06 23:26
Sainsbury's has reported a 16.3% rise in annual pre-tax profit - chief executive Justin King explains what he thinks is behind the "really great performance".

VIDEO: The risks of sitting all day long

Tue, 2014-05-06 22:56
British researchers believe sitting for long periods of time can increase the risk of diabetes, heart disease and even death

Alibaba files for public share sale

Tue, 2014-05-06 22:49
Chinese internet giant Alibaba files documents for a public share sale in the US, which is widely expected to be one of the biggest in history.

VIDEO: 'You can't teach skills without facts'

Tue, 2014-05-06 22:44
Memory is vital for learning, says a former teacher in a personal film.

Selfies, Pirates and the battle for eighth place

Tue, 2014-05-06 22:41
Selfies, Pirates and the election campaign in North West England

Man is arrested over 1998 car bomb

Tue, 2014-05-06 22:29
Detectives arrest a man over a 1998 car bomb attack on a County Down police station that injured 11 people.

Buttler wants to be England's Gilchrist

Tue, 2014-05-06 22:22
England one-day keeper Jos Buttler hopes to force his way into the Test team by modelling his game on Adam Gilchrist.

Concern over S4C's peak-time figures

Tue, 2014-05-06 22:21
The director of BBC Cymru Wales Rhodri Talfan Davies says he is concerned about a fall of a sixth in those watching S4C's evening programmes.

VIDEO: Carers 'must be able to speak English'

Tue, 2014-05-06 22:14
A government adviser says agencies should make sure people they recruit as carers can speak English before placing them in vulnerable people's homes.

Cancer waiting time overhaul trial

Tue, 2014-05-06 21:55
An overhaul of the way cancer waiting times are measured is expected to be trialled throughout Wales.

VIDEO: Murray Walker's 2014 F1 report card

Tue, 2014-05-06 21:47
Formula 1 commentary legend Murray Walker gives his thoughts on who has performed well and who has struggled in the 2014 season so far.

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