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Making the sums add up

Thu, 2015-02-05 02:49
The Institute for Fiscal Studies outlines the knock-on effect of giving the NHS the money it has asked for?

Don't humiliate us, says Greece

Thu, 2015-02-05 02:49
Greece's new finance minister Yanis Varoufakis urges Germany not to humiliate the country over its debts, comparing its situation with inter-war Germany.

Twitter boss admits trolling failure

Thu, 2015-02-05 02:43
In a memo to staff, leaked to the Verge, Twitter boss Dick Costolo takes personal responsibility for dealing with trolling.

Spanish snow traps Welsh tourists

Thu, 2015-02-05 02:43
A couple from Wales is among tourists forced to spend the night in a school gym in Spain after being caught in snow storms in the north of the country.

Scots trio to make Six Nations bows

Thu, 2015-02-05 02:34
Scotland's Finn Russell, Mark Bennett and Blair Cowan will make their Six Nations debuts against France on Saturday.

What is a defensive weapon?

Thu, 2015-02-05 02:15
President Obama is being urged to supply Ukraine with "defensive lethal assistance". But how can a weapon be both defensive and lethal?

CPS defends FGM prosecution

Thu, 2015-02-05 02:14
The case of a doctor found not guilty of carrying out female genital mutilation was "reviewed thoroughly", the director of public prosecutions insists.

Lee dismisses concerns over new book

Thu, 2015-02-05 02:13
Author Harper Lee rejects claims she is being pressured into releasing a "lost" novel, saying she is "happy as hell".

Europe leaders in Ukraine peace bid

Thu, 2015-02-05 02:09
German and French leaders are to make a crisis visit to the Ukrainian capital Kiev with a new peace initiative amid escalating fighting in the east of the country.

Tunisia face ban after no apology

Thu, 2015-02-05 02:09
Tunisia face being banned from the next Africa Cup of Nations after refusing to apologise for accusing Caf of cheating.

Bin lorry driver cannot recall crash

Thu, 2015-02-05 02:08
The driver of a council bin lorry which careered out of control in Glasgow city centre, killing six people, says he has no memory of the crash.

Russia cuts swearing from hit film

Thu, 2015-02-05 01:50
Russian cinemas start showing the Oscar-nominated Russian film Leviathan - minus the many swear words.

How does Google's Autocomplete censor predictions?

Thu, 2015-02-05 01:48
What makes Google remove an Autocomplete suggestion?

Scots house sales hit six-year high

Thu, 2015-02-05 01:45
Scotland last year recorded the highest number of house sales since 2008, according to figures released by Registers of Scotland.

Iraq PM orders end to Baghdad curfew

Thu, 2015-02-05 01:35
Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi orders an end to a long-standing night-time curfew in Baghdad.

Councillor guilty of punching teens

Thu, 2015-02-05 01:29
An independent Bedford councillor is found guilty of punching two teenagers outside a village hall.

Binoche to open Berlin Film Festival

Thu, 2015-02-05 01:18
A film starring Juliette Binoche as an arctic explorer will open the 65th Berlin Film Festival on Thursday.

Clashes at Ghana prison after fire

Thu, 2015-02-05 01:14
One prisoner has been killed and five officers seriously wounded at a prison in the Ghanaian town of Kumasi, when inmates tried to escape after a fire broke out, officials say.

Abuse inquiry 'must not drag on'

Thu, 2015-02-05 01:11
The historical child sex abuse inquiry in England and Wales will not be allowed to "drag on" and must have achievable goals, says its new chairwoman.

Woman's home is to be demolished

Thu, 2015-02-05 01:07
A grandmother who lost her fight against two retail giants is expected to have her Ceredigion home demolished.

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