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Square named after WW1 battalion

Thu, 2014-11-27 16:03
An Edinburgh square is to be named in honour of football players and supporters who served in the first of the Sporting Battalions of WW1.

Fans pay Twitter tributes to Hughes

Thu, 2014-11-27 16:00
Cricket fans and players from around the world pay their tributes to Australia batsman Phillip Hughes, who died aged 25.

Top Scots book character revealed

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:58
Francis Crawford of Lymond has topped a poll of favourite Scottish book characters carried out as part of Book Week Scotland.

VIDEO: Opec keeps oil output at current rate

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:56
Oil exporting nations agreed to keep pumping oil at its current levels - a move that sparked new falls in the price of oil. What will be the effect in Asia?

Saving Kenya's babies born of incest

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:46
Saving Kenya's children born of incest from a death sentence

Cameron to outline immigration plans

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:41
David Cameron is preparing to deliver a speech outlining his plans to reduce immigration from the EU - after figures revealed net migration had risen above 2010 levels.

"I refuse to be my daughter's diary"

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:40
A mother's decision to leave Whatsapp chat group goes viral

How Korea helped prostitutes work at US bases

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:18
How Korea helped prostitutes work near US military bases

Finding long lost treasures of the deep

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:16
Finding bounty in the depths of Davy Jones's locker

The rubbish collector left on the scrap heap as his city goes green

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:13
The rubbish collector left on the scrap heap as his city goes green

Wal-Mart challenged on Black Friday

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:13
Wal-Mart workers revolt against US shopping day

VIDEO: The people who run with their dogs

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:13
The runners who race each other with their dogs

VIDEO: Building the Olympic Stadium's new roof

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:13
The BBC has been allowed inside London's Olympic Stadium to film the construction of the arena's new roof.

VIDEO: Saving Darth Vader's childhood home

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:13
When a sand dune in Tunisia threatened to swallow up Mos Espa - the childhood home of Darth Vader - Star Wars fans teamed up with tourist chiefs to take action.

Search for teachers 'may go abroad'

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:10
A continuing teacher recruitment shortage may prompt schools to look abroad for new teachers, experts say.

The seven best metaphors for the economy

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:10
On what politicians' economic metaphors are trying to convey

Social media told to simplify terms

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:04
A report from the UK parliament says Facebook, Twitter and other social networking firms need to make their terms and conditions clearer.

'Too few' toddlers having flu vaccine

Thu, 2014-11-27 15:00
Too few toddlers and young children are having the seasonal flu vaccine, the chief medical officer for England warns.

Migrant benefits ban and Plebgate cost - front pages

Thu, 2014-11-27 14:56
Previews of Prime Minister David Cameron's speech on immigration lead many newspapers, while others focus on former minister Andrew Mitchell's libel case defeat.

Huge clean-up after Brisbane storm

Thu, 2014-11-27 14:55
A huge clean-up operation is under way in Brisbane after a severe storm swept across south-east Queensland.

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