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Albarn adapts Alice in Wonderland

Wed, 2015-01-21 02:34
Blur singer Damon Albarn co-writes a stage musical based on Alice in Wonderland for the Manchester International Festival and National Theatre.

In pictures: Infrastructure in focus

Wed, 2015-01-21 02:22
The winners of this year's RICS photo competition

Easter and Cipriani in England squad

Wed, 2015-01-21 02:00
England recall Nick Easter and Danny Cipriani to their training squad for the first Six Nations game, while five Lions also return.

VIDEO: Mother 'let down' by Chilcot delay

Wed, 2015-01-21 02:00
The mother of a soldier who died in Iraq says she feels let down that the official inquiry into the conflict will not be published before the general election.

BHP cuts shale rigs on oil collapse

Wed, 2015-01-21 01:58
The falling oil price has forced the world's biggest miner BHP Billiton to cut its US shale oil operation by 40%.

Landmark US-Cuba talks to start

Wed, 2015-01-21 01:53
The highest-ranking US delegation to visit Cuba in 35 years is due to start talks with Cuban officials about migration and bilateral ties.

Williams reveal car for 2015 season

Wed, 2015-01-21 01:53
Williams become the first team to reveal pictures of a 2015 car and have set a target of moving further up the grid this season.

NFL 'deflate-gate' inquiry continues

Wed, 2015-01-21 01:48
The NFL continues to investigate New England Patriots amid claims balls were deflated in a win that sent them to the Super Bowl.

Neeson under fire from US gun makers

Wed, 2015-01-21 01:47
The firearms company that provided the guns for Liam Neeson's Hollywood movie Taken 3 criticises the star for his comments about US gun laws.

Butcher fined over chopped-off hand

Wed, 2015-01-21 01:46
A butcher is fined after a 16-year-old apprentice loses his hand in a mincing machine.

MPs' anger at Iraq Inquiry delay

Wed, 2015-01-21 01:38
MPs react angrily to news that the official inquiry into the 2003 Iraq War will not report until after the general election.

Roache plans TV tribute to Kirkbride

Wed, 2015-01-21 01:32
Coronation Street actor William Roache will deliver a tribute to his former co-star Anne Kirkbride at the National Television Awards later.

Bank unanimous on holding rates

Wed, 2015-01-21 01:29
All nine Bank of England policymakers voted to keep interest rates on hold this month, after two of them dropped calls to raise rates from 0.5%.

Russia 'to seek fresh Ukraine truce'

Wed, 2015-01-21 01:29
Russia says it will seek an immediate ceasefire in eastern Ukraine at talks later, and insists there is no evidence of its troops crossing the border.

Dole figures down two years in a row

Wed, 2015-01-21 01:28
Unemployment in Northern Ireland has been falling continuously for two years, new official figures confirm.

CCTV shows Red Bull trophy break-in

Wed, 2015-01-21 01:28
CCTV footage is released showing the moment thieves used a 4x4 to smash through the doors of Red Bull Racing and steal 60 trophies.

Johnson denies cocaine problem

Wed, 2015-01-21 01:14
American golfer Dustin Johnson denies having a problem with cocaine after reports he was serving a drugs ban.

Wales' unemployment rate drops

Wed, 2015-01-21 00:59
The unemployment rate in Wales drops to 7% with 103,000 people out of work, the Office for National Statistics says.

France boosts anti-terror strategy

Wed, 2015-01-21 00:53
France to create 2,680 anti-terror posts, with 3,000 people requiring surveillance, PM says

UK unemployment falls again

Wed, 2015-01-21 00:50
The number of people out of work in the UK fell by 58,000 to 1.91 million in the three months to November, official figures show.

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