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RBS faces £8bn in full year losses

Mon, 2014-01-27 13:05
RBS may face full-year losses of up to £8bn after it needed another £3.1bn for claims from the financial crisis.

French unemployment at record high

Mon, 2014-01-27 12:47
French unemployment rises to 11.1% in December 2013, breaking President Francois Hollande's promise it would fall by the end of the year.

Ukraine protesters leave ministry

Mon, 2014-01-27 12:03
Ukrainian anti-government protesters leave the justice ministry building after a minister threatened a state of emergency.

Argentina in dollar purchase limit

Mon, 2014-01-27 11:36
Argentina allows some of its citizens to buy up to $2,000 (£1,209) per month, after a two-year ban on buying dollars.

VIDEO: Alps avalanche warning to skiers

Mon, 2014-01-27 11:30
British skiers heading to the Alps are being warned by French authorities that off-piste skiing this season is the most dangerous in years.

US makes Bitcoin exchange arrests

Mon, 2014-01-27 11:28
The operators of two exchanges for the virtual currency Bitcoin have been arrested in the US in connection with the black market website Silk Road.

Nuns' inquiry evidence 'haphazard'

Mon, 2014-01-27 11:15
Sisters of Nazareth nuns have given their evidence to Northern Ireland's Historical Abuse Inquiry in a "haphazard and piecemeal fashion", the inquiry is told.

Brazil-funded port opened in Cuba

Mon, 2014-01-27 11:00
Brazil and Cuba inaugurate a new container terminal of a deepwater sea port, a rare large foreign investment project on the Caribbean island.

Building firm Mivan ceases trading

Mon, 2014-01-27 10:33
Mivan, one of Northern Ireland's best known construction companies, ceases trading.

Travis denies 'predatory nature'

Mon, 2014-01-27 10:30
Former DJ Dave Lee Travis tells the court where he is on trial for sex offences that he does not have a "predatory nature" with women.

US 'cocaine congressman' resigns

Mon, 2014-01-27 10:25
A Florida Republican congressman who pleaded guilty to cocaine possession in November resigns from his seat.

Egypt army backs Sisi presidency bid

Mon, 2014-01-27 10:23
Egypt's top military body has given its approval for army chief Field Marshal Abdul Fattah al-Sisi to run for the presidency, state media report.

Coulson 'told about hacking skills'

Mon, 2014-01-27 10:15
A Sunday Mirror reporter told ex-News of the World editor Andy Coulson about his phone-hacking skills at a job interview, the Old Bailey hears.

Northern Cyprus lifts ban on gay sex

Mon, 2014-01-27 10:14
The EU welcomes the decision of Turkish-controlled northern Cyprus to decriminalise homosexual relations - the last European territory to do so.

Tracey Emin wins South Bank accolade

Mon, 2014-01-27 09:59
Artist Tracey Emin is honoured with the South Bank Sky Arts Awards outstanding achievement prize, as Arctic Monkeys beat David Bowie to the music prize.

CAR crisis getting even worse - UN

Mon, 2014-01-27 09:57
The security situation in the Central African Republic is getting even worse despite the inauguration of a new leader, the UN human rights chief says.

Defiant Rahul Gandhi vows poll win

Mon, 2014-01-27 09:47
Rahul Gandhi gives his first formal TV interview, predicting victory for his Congress Party in this year's polls and opposing "dynasty" politics.

'Impasse' on Syria power transfer

Mon, 2014-01-27 09:41
Syrian peace talks in Geneva are deadlocked over the issue of transferring power, the UN mediator says, but there is the "will" to continue.

Tata chief's Thai death 'suicide'

Mon, 2014-01-27 09:30
Thai police suspect Tata managing director Karl Slym killed himself in a fall from a luxury hotel in Bangkok.

Many die as Nigeria villages raided

Mon, 2014-01-27 09:19
Police say suspected Islamist militants have attacked two villages in Nigeria's north-east, with some 74 people killed.

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