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Manufacturing is GDP star performer

Tue, 2014-04-29 01:38
GDP figures show economy picking up momentum

Rivals are just jealous - Schurrle

Tue, 2014-04-29 01:31
Chelsea forward Andre Schurrle says critics of his side's defensive approach are just "jealous" of the club's success.

Microsoft must release overseas data

Tue, 2014-04-29 01:18
A US judge orders Microsoft to hand over a customer's emails, even though the data is held on a server in Ireland.

Pardew plans long stay despite unrest

Tue, 2014-04-29 01:18
Manager Alan Pardew believes he has a "long-term" future at Newcastle despite six straight defeats and unrest among fans.

Libyan barracks hit by car bomb

Tue, 2014-04-29 01:13
A car bomb explodes at the gates of a military barracks near the airport in the Libyan city of Benghazi, killing two soldiers, security officials say.

Child sexually assaulted in street

Tue, 2014-04-29 01:02
An 11-year-old boy is left "traumatised" by a sexual assault in a busy residential street, police say.

241 new jobs at NI electronics firm

Tue, 2014-04-29 01:00
Almost 250 new jobs are being created at an electronics firm in County Antrim.

Clifford case 'disproves witch-hunt'

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:57
A lawyer representing victims of sex offences says the conviction of Max Clifford proves the investigation is not a "celebrity witch-hunt".

Faked twerking video wins Webby

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:56
A video of a twerking routine gone horribly wrong has won one of the internet's highest honours, while the Guardian and the BBC take home news prizes.

North Korea conducts live-fire drill

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:54
North Korea conducts a live-fire drill near the disputed maritime border but no shells enter South Korean territory, Seoul officials say.

Russia alarmed over US-Nato activity

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:51
Moscow voices concern over an "unprecedented" rise in US and Nato military activity near Russian borders, amid an escalating crisis in Ukraine.

Army dog given posthumous medal

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:43
Sasha, a four-year-old Labrador killed alongside her handler in Afghanistan, is to be given the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross.

Matrix did not plagiarise judge says

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:39
A legal claim alleging the Matrix films were based on another screenplay is rejected by a judge in California.

In pictures: US deadly tornadoes

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:36
Storm system sweeps across the central and southern US

Backers withdraw LA Clippers support

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:31
Financial backers of NBA side LA Clippers withdraw their support after an alleged racist remark by the club's owner.

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.
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