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"Extra NHS cash" criticised, and "cyber Monday"

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:43
A mixed bag of headlines on Monday include a look at government spending pledges on health and roads, and Britain's online shopping addiction.

Sturgeon 'not intent on class war'

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:42
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is to insist in a speech later she is not intent on class war, despite backing land reform and higher taxes on the rich.

Huge risk of Ebola spread, warns UN

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:37
The UN's Ebola mission chief tells the BBC that there is still a "huge risk" that the deadly virus could spread to other countries.

The man changing remittances

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:32
The UK-based Somali helping people transfer money abroad

'Right to rent' tenant checks start

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:30
West Midlands landlords must check prospective tenants' right to be in the UK if they want to avoid a possible fine of up to £3,000.

Skill shortages: Can they be fixed?

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:29
How skills shortages are holding back the UK economy

Webber injured in Brazil race crash

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:24
Former F1 driver Mark Webber crashes at a race in Brazil but is "alert and awake" at a medical centre.

Autumn Statement: A financial drama?

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:17
What you need to know ahead of the Autumn Statement

VIDEO: Indian tea workers' deadly disputes

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:15
Sanjoy Majumder reports from eastern India on the human cost of producing one of the world's most popular drinks.

Rio mass wedding draws thousands

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:12
Nearly 2,000 couples get married at an indoors sports venue in the biggest mass wedding ceremony in Rio de Janeiro's history.

How will 5G change the world?

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:09
Next-generation network will be very different, say scientists

'Tory failings cost £116bn' - Labour

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:05
Labour leader Ed Miliband says the government's failure to improve living standards has cost the Treasury £116.5bn - nearly £4,000 per taxpayer.

Landlines pricier, as callers hang up

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:04
The cost of having a fixed-line telephone is increasing, as people spend less time using them.

Tax giveaway 'cupboard is bare'

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:01
The EY Item club says the chancellor has little scope for tax giveaways in this week's Autumn Statement as the 'fiscal cupboard is bare'

Government confirms £15bn road plan

Sun, 2014-11-30 15:01
The Government has confirmed plans to spend £15bn upgrading the UK's road network, including the long-awaited Stonehenge tunnel.

VIDEO: Fresh clashes in Hong Kong protest

Sun, 2014-11-30 14:59
There have been clashes between police and protesters in Hong Kong, as prodemocracy activists attempted to encircle government headquarters.

Gillian Anderson wins theatre award

Sun, 2014-11-30 14:26
Gillian Anderson and Tom Hiddleston win the top acting honours at this year's London Evening Standard Theatre Awards.

Baby found buried at Sydney beach

Sun, 2014-11-30 14:22
Australian police are investigating after the body of a baby is found buried at a beach in Sydney, a week after another baby was found abandoned in a drain.

NHS funding: How do the sums add up?

Sun, 2014-11-30 13:55
BBC health editor Hugh Pym takes a closer look at Chancellor George Osborne's announcement of £2bn extra funding for the NHS across the UK.

Clashes at Hong Kong government HQ

Sun, 2014-11-30 13:48
Hong Kong pro-democracy activists clash with police as they try to encircle government HQ, in a fresh outbreak of unrest.