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Delay to mobile number bank payments

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:19
Twenty million bank account holders will have no immediate access to the new Paym mobile payment technology, which officially launches on Tuesday.

VIDEO: Paul Simon and Brickell in court

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:18
Paul Simon and his wife Edie Brickell appear in court charged with disorderly conduct.

Action plan to cut lung disease

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:17
Sufferers of respiratory illnesses are being urged to take personal responsibility for their lifestyle choices in a bid to cut lung disease.

Serco shares plunge after warning

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:11
Shares in outsourcing firm Serco plunge after it warns it may downgrade its profits forecast and issue new shares to shore up its finances.

VIDEO: Deadly US tornado death toll rises

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:09
Powerful storms are barrelling down on the southern US for a second night, raising the death toll above 20.

Row over council's pay freeze plan

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:04
A row has broken out over a council's decision to propose a pay freeze for all staff other than the lowest paid.

Simon and Brickell appear in court

Mon, 2014-04-28 23:57
Paul Simon and his wife Edie Brickell hold hands in court after being arrested over a domestic dispute.

Olympic preparations 'worst ever'

Mon, 2014-04-28 23:42
IOC vice-president John Coates says the preparations for the 2016 Olympics in Rio are the "worst" he has ever seen.

Wolfson agrees Cirrus takeover deal

Mon, 2014-04-28 23:27
Directors of one of Scotland's leading technology firms, Wolfson Microelectronics, have agreed to a takeover by a rival group based in Texas.

Reservoir death treated as murder

Mon, 2014-04-28 23:18
The death of a missing father whose body was found in a Greater Manchester reservoir is being treated as murder, police say.

Oil giant BP reports $3.2bn profits

Mon, 2014-04-28 23:17
Oil giant BP reports profits of $3.2bn (£1.9bn) for the first quarter of 2014, slightly ahead of forecasts.

South Africa: Has democracy delivered?

Mon, 2014-04-28 22:57
Why the ANC will stay in power despite South African crisis

Apps combat phobias and anxiety

Mon, 2014-04-28 22:47
Can a smartphone cure the fear of spiders?

VIDEO: Inside replica Tutankhamun tomb

Mon, 2014-04-28 22:47
A replica tomb of Egyptian pharaoh Tutankhamun is set to be unveiled near the site of the original Valley of the Kings in Luxor.

Hull the one to help drive golf forward - Davies

Mon, 2014-04-28 22:41
Despite declining participation and viewing figures, Laura Davies tells Iain Carter that the sport's future remains bright

Tornadoes claim more lives in US

Mon, 2014-04-28 22:09
Powerful storms tear through the southern US, wreaking a second consecutive night of devastation and claiming more lives.

S Korea president in ferry apology

Mon, 2014-04-28 21:45
South Korean President Park Geun-hye apologises over the ferry disaster, saying the government failed to prevent it and bungled its initial response.

VIDEO: Watch a mobile payment app in action

Mon, 2014-04-28 21:22
A university campus has become the first in the UK to allow students to pay for goods using a mobile app.

Union fears over distribution jobs

Mon, 2014-04-28 21:13
A trade union raises concerns for 120 jobs at a freight distribution centre, that is run by DHL, on the outskirts of north Belfast.

Caesareans 'to save time, not money'

Mon, 2014-04-28 21:07
Stormont's spending watchdog questions whether the high number of caesarean sections in Northern Ireland's hospitals is to save time rather than money.
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