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Dutch Syria girl to appear in court

Thu, 2014-11-20 18:14
A Dutch teenager whose mother helped bring her back from the conflict in Syria is due to appear in court on suspicion of threatening state security.

MPs to debate NHS 'privatisation'

Thu, 2014-11-20 17:15
MPs will debate are to debate a bill which its supporters say will roll back what they see as the creeping privatisation of the NHS in England

Log theory for Nessie sightings

Thu, 2014-11-20 17:07
A conservation charity suggests an increase in sightings of the Loch Ness Monster was due to debris from woodland on the shores of the loch.

December start for Nicaragua canal

Thu, 2014-11-20 17:04
Nicaragua says construction of its $50bn inter-oceanic canal will begin next month after feasibility studies are approved.

VIDEO: Myanmar: investment will create jobs

Thu, 2014-11-20 16:59
Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, is attracting increasing amounts of foreign investment but is hoping to win more with a message of cheap and plentiful labour.

Sturgeon to reshuffle cabinet

Thu, 2014-11-20 16:47
Scotland's new First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is expected to announce a ministerial re-shuffle later with a strong female presence expected.

Early Mackintosh artwork restored

Thu, 2014-11-20 16:46
One of Charles Rennie Mackintosh's earliest works is recreated on the walls of the Glasgow Art Club as part of a £1.2m refurbishment.

Honour abuse group wins lottery cash

Thu, 2014-11-20 16:42
A project supporting victims of honour abuse in Edinburgh is been awarded almost £800,000 from the Big Lottery Fund.

Picture power: Bird flu

Thu, 2014-11-20 16:38
Reuters photographer tells the story behind his picture of a cull at a farm in Nafferton following the discovery of bird flu.

Grammars' 'leaky pipe' to university

Thu, 2014-11-20 16:34
Grammar school pupils in the 1980s were no more likely to gain degrees from "elite" universities than comprehensive pupils, research suggests.

Still searching for a cure for Libya

Thu, 2014-11-20 16:15
Libya has yet to recover from the disease of Gaddafi, says James Robbins, and it is difficult to be optimistic about the future.

Sotheby's chief executive steps down

Thu, 2014-11-20 16:14
The chief executive of renowned auction house Sotheby's, William Ruprecht, is stepping down after 14 years at the helm.

Muslim schools 'set for criticism'

Thu, 2014-11-20 16:11
Reports highly critical of "safeguarding" at seven east London schools, including six Muslim schools, are set to be published by Ofsted.

HMRC 'hasn't investigated tax scheme'

Thu, 2014-11-20 16:06
HM Revenue and Customs has not properly investigated why a tax relief scheme has cost £2bn more than expected, according to the National Audit Office.

Car lifted to end tram 'stand-off'

Thu, 2014-11-20 15:56
A group of bystanders lift a car out of the way after the driver leaves it parked on a city centre tramline.

When Arsenal hated Van Nistelrooy

Thu, 2014-11-20 15:47
Hatred, a red card, a missed penalty and a record fine - Arsenal's furious visit to Old Trafford in 2003 revisited.

VIDEO: Whelan sorry for offensive comments

Thu, 2014-11-20 15:33
Wigan owner Dave Whelan apologises for comments about Jewish and Chinese people made in a controversial newspaper interview.

Ukraine's year of chaotic events

Thu, 2014-11-20 15:29
Making sense of Ukraine's year of chaotic events

Bin Hammam 2022 bid role questioned

Thu, 2014-11-20 15:27
Mohamed Bin Hammam's role in Qatar's successful World Cup bid is questioned by Fifa whistleblower Phaedra Al-Majid.

VIDEO: Ferguson decision: A timeline of events

Thu, 2014-11-20 15:24
Protesters and police in Ferguson are all part of a tense waiting game, wondering if a police officer will be indicted for the death of Michael Brown. A look at the events that lead to these circumstances

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