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Toyota to recall 6.4 million vehicles

Tue, 2014-04-08 23:30
Japanese carmaker Toyota is recalling 6.4 million vehicles globally due to five separate issues, including problems with steering columns.

Wisden honour for England's Edwards

Tue, 2014-04-08 23:30
Charlotte Edwards is one of Wisden's Cricketers of the Year along with Joe Root, Ryan Harris, Chris Rogers and Shikhar Dhawan.

Indonesians vote in parliament polls

Tue, 2014-04-08 23:22
Indonesians cast their ballots to elect representatives in national and local parliaments, in a move that sets the stage for presidential elections in July.

Python Palin 'never really grew up'

Tue, 2014-04-08 23:11
Python star Palin looks back at his career

VIDEO: Firm creates drone fitted with Taser

Tue, 2014-04-08 23:06
Spencer Kelly meets the team behind a drone which can fire 80,000 volts of electricity through a wired dart.

Living up to a Mackintosh classic

Tue, 2014-04-08 23:03
How do you live up to a Mackintosh classic?

Coltrane to open art school building

Tue, 2014-04-08 23:02
Scottish actor Robbie Coltrane will help open a new £30m building at Glasgow School of Art later.

In pictures: Indonesia elections

Tue, 2014-04-08 22:57
People cast their ballots

Boy shot in head in phone robbery

Tue, 2014-04-08 22:55
A 14-year-old boy has surgery to remove a ball bearing from the back of his head after being shot by a man trying to steal his phone.

VIDEO: Buying on the 'never never'

Tue, 2014-04-08 22:44
A growing number of people are using companies offering weekly rental services to buy big ticket items when money is tight, but are these companies cashing in on people's poverty?

VIDEO: NICE urges greater action on steroids

Tue, 2014-04-08 22:42
Drugs workers must do more to help the growing number of people injecting themselves with steroids, the health watchdog says.

Cash for storm repairs before summer

Tue, 2014-04-08 22:18
Areas hit by winter storm damage will receive a share of £855,000 to ensure repairs are completed in time for the summer tourist season.

Ultimate Warrior died, WWE confirms

Tue, 2014-04-08 22:14
The 54-year-old former wrestler has passed away, days after appearing at WrestleMania 30.

Nyman composes Hillsborough symphony

Tue, 2014-04-08 22:11
Celebrated British composer Michael Nyman's Hillsborough Memorial symphony will open the 2014 Liverpool Biennial in July.

M6 reopens following 'serious' crash

Tue, 2014-04-08 22:04
The M6 is fully reopened after being closed for almost 18 hours following a crash involving two cars and two lorries near Coventry.

Slow take up of superfast broadband

Tue, 2014-04-08 22:02
Wales is not making the most of a £400m contract to roll out superfast broadband in rural areas, according to the former head of BT in Wales.

Woods can beat my record - Nicklaus

Tue, 2014-04-08 21:43
Jack Nicklaus says Tiger Woods can still beat his record of 18 major titles despite his latest injury setback.

India votes in second phase of polls

Tue, 2014-04-08 21:40
Indians are voting in four north-eastern states in the second phase of the general election which pits the governing Congress party against the Hindu nationalist BJP.

Emergency meeting on health care

Tue, 2014-04-08 21:40
Some of Northern Ireland's most senior medical professionals are meeting in Belfast in what is being called an emergency health care summit.

Mercedes could have quit over engines

Tue, 2014-04-08 21:31
Mercedes says the team would probably have quit Formula 1 if the sport had not adopted its new turbo hybrid engines.
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