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Scotland's jobless total rises

Wed, 2015-01-21 00:44
Scotland's jobless total rose by 7,000 between September and November to stand at 158,000, according to official figures.

Report recommends fracking refusal

Wed, 2015-01-21 00:42
A key report says fracking should not go ahead at two sites in Lancashire.

New rules for price comparison sites

Wed, 2015-01-21 00:41
Energy price comparison sites will have to become more transparent, under new rules announced by the regulator Ofgem.

Partners can 'make pain worse'

Wed, 2015-01-21 00:36
Some women may find medical procedures more painful if their partners are present, a small study suggests.

Blessed finishes show after collapse

Wed, 2015-01-21 00:30
Actor Brian Blessed collapses while playing King Lear in an apparent heart scare, but later returns to complete the show.

Why India should not get complacent over its tiger population

Wed, 2015-01-21 00:21
India's rising tiger population is good news, but a lot needs to be done to stabilise it.

Iraq war report delay 'an insult'

Tue, 2015-01-20 23:57
A decision to delay publishing a long-awaited report following the official inquiry into the 2003 Iraq war is described as an "insult".

VIDEO: The unbeatable poker playing machine

Tue, 2015-01-20 23:11
Researchers have created a program that is unbeatable in the game of Texas hold 'em poker.

China tycoon in Atletico Madrid deal

Tue, 2015-01-20 23:06
Chinese billionaire Wang Jianlin is buying a 20% stake in Spanish football club Atletico Madrid as he looks to diversify his business empire.

Small bomb found at apartment block

Tue, 2015-01-20 22:52
A small bomb is found during a security alert at an apartment block in east Belfast.

Wednesday's gossip column

Tue, 2015-01-20 22:47
Man Utd warned off PSG defender, Everton rule out Lennon swap, Milner set for Man City exit, plus more.

Snow closes A53 in Staffordshire

Tue, 2015-01-20 22:42
The A53 is closed by snow in Staffordshire, with driving conditions difficult in parts of the moorlands.

'Rollercoaster' for Dixons Carphone

Tue, 2015-01-20 22:40
Dixons Carphone, the electrical goods and mobile retailer, says trading over Christmas was a "rollercoaster" but predicts a higher-than-expected full-year profit.

VIDEO: Robots perform dance spectacular

Tue, 2015-01-20 22:40
One hundred dancing robots perform a synchronised dance routine in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday.

Your Pictures

Tue, 2015-01-20 21:59
A selection of your photos from around Wales

Coroner hearing for boy lost at sea

Tue, 2015-01-20 21:53
A coroner's investigation into the death of a boy who was swept out to sea off the Anglesey coast will be held on Wednesday,

Robber 'booted' pregnant daughter

Tue, 2015-01-20 21:50
A family describes a robbery in which a woman and her pregnant daughter were attacked by an intruder at home.

Tel Aviv bus passengers stabbed

Tue, 2015-01-20 21:49
An attacker is shot and injured by security officers after stabbing at least nine people on a Tel Aviv bus, Israeli police say.

1,700 village homes plan discussed

Tue, 2015-01-20 21:48
Councillors will discuss plans for a 1,700-home development in a north Wales village on Wednesday.

Second seed Sharapova survives scare

Tue, 2015-01-20 21:41
Maria Sharapova survives a huge scare at the Australian Open, saving two match points to beat world number 150 Alexandra Panova.

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