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IT firm boosted by £4.6m investment

Sun, 2014-04-06 15:11
Aberdeen-based private equity firm Maven Capital Partners is pumping £4.6m into an expanding IT services firm.

Pro-Russians storm Ukraine buildings

Sun, 2014-04-06 15:08
Pro-Russian protesters storm government buildings in three eastern Ukrainian cities, calling for a referendum on independence.

Spending on pavements falls sharply

Sun, 2014-04-06 15:07
Spending on pavement maintenance in Scotland has fallen sharply, according to figures obtained under freedom of information legislation.

Shale industry faces reality check

Sun, 2014-04-06 15:02
Is shale gas really the answer to our energy needs?

Unions contest East Coast rail sale

Sun, 2014-04-06 15:00
Rail unions launch a legal battle over reprivatisation of the East Coast line, and challenge two other franchise extensions.

Barclays sells UAE banking unit

Sun, 2014-04-06 14:44
Barclays sells is retail banking business in the United Arab Emirates to Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank for £107m ($177m).

Norwich sack manager Hughton

Sun, 2014-04-06 14:34
Premier League strugglers Norwich sack manager Chris Hughton and replace him with youth coach Neil Adams.

Meet Singapore's coffee king

Sun, 2014-04-06 14:30
From one coffee bar to a 99-strong chain

Hamilton revels in F1's rude health

Sun, 2014-04-06 14:28
One of Lewis Hamilton's greatest drives could silence the sport's most high-profile detractors, writes Andrew Benson in Bahrain

'Everton played with style, power and arrogance'

Sun, 2014-04-06 14:22
Roberto Martinez's side will be in the Champions League at Arsenal's expense unless their vanquished visitors regain momentum

'Dozens die' in Nigeria gun attack

Sun, 2014-04-06 13:52
Seventy-nine people are reportedly killed in northern Nigeria, in an attack blamed by police on gunmen from the Fulani community.

VIDEO: India election: Largest vote ever

Sun, 2014-04-06 13:39
Indians are set to vote in the world's biggest general election, with the ruling Congress party pitted against the Hindu nationalist BJP opposition.

Hungary's PM Orban declares victory

Sun, 2014-04-06 13:35
Hungary's conservative Prime Minister Viktor Orban declares victory in parliamentary elections, winning a second consecutive term.

Beating Rosberg fantastic - Hamilton

Sun, 2014-04-06 12:10
Lewis Hamilton says it felt "fantastic" to beat Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg in their battle at the Bahrain Grand Prix.

VIDEO: 'Our rhythm in Boat Race was great'

Sun, 2014-04-06 11:41
Malcolm Howard, President of the Oxford University Boat Club, has praised his crew's efforts after winning the 160th Boat Race on the Thames.

Pressure is on Man City - Rodgers

Sun, 2014-04-06 10:56
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers suggests there is more Premier League title pressure on rivals Manchester City.

VIDEO: 'Expenses row destroying credibility'

Sun, 2014-04-06 10:26
The Work and Pensions Secretary, Iain Duncan Smith, has said he would support changes to the way MPs' expenses are overseen, following the row over Culture Secretary Maria Miller's claims.

Oxford power to emphatic Boat Race win

Sun, 2014-04-06 10:21
Oxford win the University boat race, beating Cambridge by 11 lengths, on the River Thames in London.

Malcolm Chisholm to resign as MSP

Sun, 2014-04-06 10:14
Labour MSP and former health minister Malcolm Chisholm announces he will step down at the next Holyrood election.

West Ham United 1-2 Liverpool

Sun, 2014-04-06 09:32
Steven Gerrard scores two penalties as Liverpool gain a ninth successive Premier League victory to go back to the top.
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