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Europe Google ruling 'astonishing'

Wed, 2014-05-14 05:40
A ruling forcing Google to remove search results has been described as "astonishing" by Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.

Roadworks unearth ancient artefacts

Wed, 2014-05-14 05:38
A "remarkable" haul of ancient artefacts are discovered during the construction of a £17m bypass project in southern Scotland.

How did it come to be Sir and Miss?

Wed, 2014-05-14 05:29
Calling teachers "Sir" or "Miss" is sexist, an academic has said. But why did these terms become the norm in British schools?

UK offers spy plane for Nigeria hunt

Wed, 2014-05-14 05:28
Prime Ministers David Cameron offers to send a RAF surveillance aircraft to Nigeria to help in the search for more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls.

Mine was not inspected for 16 months

Wed, 2014-05-14 05:20
A mine where four people drowned following an explosion had not been inspected for 16 months, a court hears.

League to decide on Scudamore action

Wed, 2014-05-14 05:20
A Premier League panel is to decide if chief executive Richard Scudamore should face action for sending sexist emails.

Letwin: Why we don't say Big Society

Wed, 2014-05-14 05:17
Oliver Letwin says the Big Society is still very much alive but ministers do not like to talk about it any more.

Who would want the right to be forgotten?

Wed, 2014-05-14 05:13
The things people want removed from search results

Jackson used tax avoidance scheme

Wed, 2014-05-14 05:10
Former Olympic hurdling star Colin Jackson invested in a company that uses a tax avoidance scheme, it is revealed.

The teenager who raised millions

Wed, 2014-05-14 04:58
The teenager determined to be more than a diagnosis

'Hundreds dying' in Syria detention

Wed, 2014-05-14 04:51
Nearly 850 people have died in Syrian government detention this year as a result of torture, executions, maltreatment and poor conditions, activists say.

Pistorius to face psychiatric tests

Wed, 2014-05-14 04:36
The judge in the Oscar Pistorius trial orders that the South African Paralympic athlete should undergo a mental evaluation.

Who are the UK's foreign workers?

Wed, 2014-05-14 04:25
Who are the UK's foreign workers?

Tanzania arrests over albino killing

Wed, 2014-05-14 04:15
Two witch doctors in Tanzania are arrested after a woman with albinism was hacked to death for her body parts, police say.

VIDEO: PM wants Barlow's money back for good

Wed, 2014-05-14 04:05
David Cameron condemns Gary Barlow's tax avoidance, and uses a Take That lyric to answer a question at PMQs.

VIDEO: UKIP student quitting comments 'shabby'

Wed, 2014-05-14 03:52
Patrick O'Flynn said a member of UKIP's youth wing resigning and accusing it of "racist populism" is "a bit shabby".

Murray eases through in windy Rome

Wed, 2014-05-14 03:50
Andy Murray overcomes Spain's Marcel Granollers and testing windy conditions to reach round three at the Italian Open.

VIDEO: House of Commons

Wed, 2014-05-14 03:49
David Cameron and Ed Miliband clash over US firm Pfizer's bid for AstraZeneca.

Samsung pledges cancer compensation

Wed, 2014-05-14 03:48
The South Korean firm apologises to workers who developed cancer and promises to pay compensation.

Blundering bank robber is jailed

Wed, 2014-05-14 03:45
A bank robber who gave a cashier his address 30 minutes before raiding the bank is jailed.
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