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Hailo says Uber blocked investors

Fri, 2014-10-24 09:41
After pulling out of the US, taxi app Hailo complains that rival Uber is blocking potential investors from offering funding.

PM: I won't meet £1.7bn EU demand

Fri, 2014-10-24 09:39
David Cameron insists the UK will not pay £1.7bn demanded by the EU - but Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso says the bill should not have come as a surprise.

Egypt: Sinai 'bomb' kills 25 troops

Fri, 2014-10-24 09:31
A suspected jihadist car bomb attack kills at least 25 Egyptian soldiers in Sinai, Egyptian officials say, in one of deadliest incidents there.

Ebola nurse Nina Pham free of virus

Fri, 2014-10-24 09:22
A Dallas nurse infected with Ebola while treating a patient is declared free of the deadly virus, a day after the first infection in New York.

10 things we didn't know last week

Fri, 2014-10-24 09:17
Walk on the Wild Side's bass line cost £17, and other nuggets

Military rents to rise, says minister

Fri, 2014-10-24 09:12
Defence Secretary Michael Fallon announces "major reforms" to funding for military accommodation will increase rents.

Man charged over couple's deaths

Fri, 2014-10-24 09:11
A man has been charged in connection with the discovery of the bodies of an elderly couple in County Donegal, police say.

VIDEO: US air strike 'hits IS command'

Fri, 2014-10-24 09:08
New video footage show a US air strike hitting an Islamic State position on a hill near the embattled Syrian town of Kobane.

Dolce & Gabbana cleared in tax case

Fri, 2014-10-24 09:06
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, founders of the Dolce & Gabbana fashion house, are cleared by an Italian court of tax evasion.

Tunis 'militant hideout' stormed

Fri, 2014-10-24 09:00
Tunisian security forces storm a house in a Tunis suburb to end a stand-off with armed militants, killing six people, officials say.

US to check IS 'chemical weapon' use

Fri, 2014-10-24 08:55
The United States will investigate "extremely serious allegations" that militant group Islamic State used chlorine gas against Iraqi police officers.

Hen party death lorry driver cleared

Fri, 2014-10-24 08:49
A lorry driver is cleared of causing the death by dangerous driving of a woman on a hen party in West Yorkshire.

Should love be symbolised by a lock?

Fri, 2014-10-24 08:46
Why the padlocks of Paris are a poor symbol of romance

VIDEO: Speed racing on city ring-road

Fri, 2014-10-24 08:42
Coventry is to become the first city in the UK to stage competitive motor-sport on public roads.

Bird of prey deaths 'not deliberate'

Fri, 2014-10-24 08:40
Police say birds of prey found dead in Ross-shire were probably accidentally poisoned as they make a fresh appeal for information.

'Slavery' police search for more men

Fri, 2014-10-24 08:32
Police who investigated the "modern day slavery" case of a vulnerable man found working unpaid on a farm, say they are looking for other missing men.

Puffer fish poisons 11 in Brazil

Fri, 2014-10-24 08:32
Eleven people fell seriously ill in Brazil after eating a deadly puffer fish for lunch, it was reported.

Suarez gets help for impulse to bite

Fri, 2014-10-24 08:31
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez says he is getting professional help as he seeks to overcome an "impulse" to bite opponents.

Rwanda bans BBC over genocide film

Fri, 2014-10-24 08:29
Rwanda suspends BBC broadcasts in the Kinyarwanda language with immediate effect because of a controversial documentary about the 1994 genocide.

Go Figure: The week in numbers

Fri, 2014-10-24 08:29
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.

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