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Standard Life rises as FTSE dips

Thu, 2015-02-19 23:36
London's leading shares dip as efforts continue in Brussels to resolve the crisis over Greece's bail-out, but Standard Life sees gains after reporting a big rise in profits.

England will not panic, says Morgan

Thu, 2015-02-19 23:24
England will not make wholesale changes to the team despite Friday's chastening eight-wicket defeat by New Zealand.

VIDEO: Gold and gloss: Hollywood prepares for Oscars

Thu, 2015-02-19 23:23
Hollywood is gearing up for the biggest night in showbusiness, the Academy Awards, and there are high hopes for British talent.

Crowe backs Burgess for England call

Thu, 2015-02-19 23:15
Actor and South Sydney Rabbitohs owner Russell Crowe says Bath's Sam Burgess should be in the England rugby union squad.

Thailand bans foreigner surrogacy

Thu, 2015-02-19 22:08
Thailand passes a law banning foreigners from paying Thai women to be surrogates, after high-profile cases sparked debate last year.

Why do Man City miss Toure so much?

Thu, 2015-02-19 21:57
Robbie Savage looks at why Manchester City lost ground on league leaders Chelsea while Yaya Toure was at the Africa Cup of Nations.

'Too many accountants run theatres'

Thu, 2015-02-19 21:48
One of Wales' most influential directors criticises the "accountants" and "businessmen" who run Welsh theatres.

Prayers for missing Cameron, 11

Thu, 2015-02-19 21:45
Church invites people to light candles and pray for schoolboy Cameron Comey, who has been missing since Tuesday.

Fresh bid to resolve Ardoyne parades

Thu, 2015-02-19 21:06
Northern Ireland Secretary Theresa Villiers is to start fresh meetings to try to find a way forward on the north Belfast parading dispute.

'Beached' cargo ship refloated

Thu, 2015-02-19 20:59
A large cargo ship that ran aground near Ardnamurchan Point in the west Highlands is refloated on the high tide.

NZ humiliate England in World Cup

Thu, 2015-02-19 20:50
England slip to their joint heaviest one-day defeat as New Zealand chase 124 in 12.2 overs in the World Cup.

India arrests over document 'leaks'

Thu, 2015-02-19 20:34
Police in India say they have arrested five people for allegedly leaking classified government documents to energy companies for money.

US and UK 'hacked Sim card firm'

Thu, 2015-02-19 20:26
US and British spies illegally hacked a top Sim card firm to steal codes and facilitate eavesdropping on mobiles, a news website says.

Book lovers: New Teen Fest is for you

Thu, 2015-02-19 20:20
Children's Laureate Malorie Blackman is launching an online YA festival for teenagers to mark World Book Day.

Patients face fines on free scripts

Thu, 2015-02-19 20:05
Patients with life-long conditions are being fined up to £100 for taking their free prescriptions, the BBC has uncovered.

VIDEO: Disruption and danger in US ice

Thu, 2015-02-19 18:04
Icy weather conditions are continuing to cause severe disruption to parts of the United States.

Putin critic Alexei Navalny jailed

Thu, 2015-02-19 17:40
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny is sentenced to 15 days in prison for handing out leaflets to publicise a planned demonstration.

UK and Europe 'badly misread Russia'

Thu, 2015-02-19 17:37
Britain and European diplomats are accused of a "catastrophic misreading" of the mood in the Kremlin in the run-up to the crisis in Ukraine.

Mayor held in Venezuela police raid

Thu, 2015-02-19 17:29
The mayor of Venezuela's capital is arrested amid accusations of a coup attempt, with President Nicolas Maduro saying he must "answer for his crimes".

BP bid to reduce spill fine rejected

Thu, 2015-02-19 17:16
BP loses its bid to reduce the maximum civil fine of $13.7bn (£8.9bn) it could face for its role in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

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