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AUDIO: Lloyds' progress 'built on cost-cutting'

Thu, 2014-05-01 03:34
Banking expert Peter Hahn discusses Lloyds Banking Group's report of a 22% rise in underlying first quarter pre-tax profit.

Indian mango ban comes into force

Thu, 2014-05-01 03:24
A ban on mangoes, aubergines and types of squashes coming into the UK from India is imposed as part of Europe-wide action.

Caption Challenge: Naughty-looking man

Thu, 2014-05-01 03:20
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.

VIDEO: Tear gas used on Turkey protesters

Thu, 2014-05-01 03:07
Police have used water cannon and tear gas on May Day protesters in Istanbul as hundreds of people tried to defy a ban on demonstrations in Taksim Square as Selen Girit reports.

AUDIO: Poets fascinated by Dylan lyrics

Thu, 2014-05-01 02:47
Musician Pat Kane and poet Roger McGough discuss a manuscript showing Bob Dylan's original hand-written lyrics for the song Like a Rolling Stone.

Nevin wary of annual England fixture

Thu, 2014-05-01 02:40
Former Scotland international Pat Nevin warns that regular meetings with England run the risk of "boring" players.

VIDEO: House of Commons

Thu, 2014-05-01 02:37
The government insists it is acting to prevent abuse and poor care in residential homes.

Kiev holds 'spying' Russia diplomat

Thu, 2014-05-01 02:32
A Russian military attache is detained in Ukraine on suspicion of spying and ordered to leave the country, as tensions grow between Kiev and Moscow.

Lorry crashes into garden of house

Thu, 2014-05-01 02:31
A lorry has crashed into the garden of a house in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh.

VIDEO: Family 'devastated' at teacher's death

Thu, 2014-05-01 02:30
The family of teacher Ann Maguire, who was stabbed to death at a school in Leeds, have described her as "a shining light" who "brightened the world".

Dutch arrest Greenpeace activists

Thu, 2014-05-01 02:30
Dutch police board a Greenpeace ship and arrest 30 activists trying to prevent a Russian oil tanker from docking in Rotterdam port.

EU force in charge of CAR airport

Thu, 2014-05-01 02:26
European Union (EU) troops have taken control of security at the Central African Republic's (CAR) main airport, in their first major operation to help end conflict in the country.

Gooch leaves England coaching role

Thu, 2014-05-01 02:24
England batting coach Graham Gooch leaves his role with immediate effect, the England and Wales Cricket Board announces.

Simeone thanks players' mothers

Thu, 2014-05-01 02:23
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone praises his players' mothers for nurturing sons with a winning mentality.

Son says he knows mother's killers

Thu, 2014-05-01 02:17
Jean McConville's son on knowing but not saying who killers were

'Significant' rise in syphilis cases

Thu, 2014-05-01 02:08
There has been a huge rise in cases of the sexually transmitted infection syphilis in north Wales, according to health experts.

AUDIO: 'Justice denied' by unreported crimes

Thu, 2014-05-01 02:06
HMIC's Tom Winsor and ACPO's Jeff Farrar discuss a new report suggesting a fifth of crimes in England and Wales could be going unrecorded by police.

Man jailed for wife's knife murder

Thu, 2014-05-01 02:04
A man is jailed for life for murdering his wife at their home in Glasgow after finding out she was in a relationship with another woman.

Call for smear tests for under-25s

Thu, 2014-05-01 01:35
The twin sister of a Liverpool woman who died of cervical cancer says smear tests should be made available routinely to under-25s.

Iraq vote count gets under way

Thu, 2014-05-01 01:32
Vote counting is under way in Iraq as the US and UN hail the country's first parliamentary poll since the withdrawal of US troops three years ago.
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