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Row over council's pay freeze plan

Tue, 2014-04-29 00:04
A row has broken out over a council's decision to propose a pay freeze for all staff other than the lowest paid.

Simon and Brickell appear in court

Mon, 2014-04-28 23:57
Paul Simon and his wife Edie Brickell hold hands in court after being arrested over a domestic dispute.

Olympic preparations 'worst ever'

Mon, 2014-04-28 23:42
IOC vice-president John Coates says the preparations for the 2016 Olympics in Rio are the "worst" he has ever seen.

Wolfson agrees Cirrus takeover deal

Mon, 2014-04-28 23:27
Directors of one of Scotland's leading technology firms, Wolfson Microelectronics, have agreed to a takeover by a rival group based in Texas.

Reservoir death treated as murder

Mon, 2014-04-28 23:18
The death of a missing father whose body was found in a Greater Manchester reservoir is being treated as murder, police say.

Oil giant BP reports $3.2bn profits

Mon, 2014-04-28 23:17
Oil giant BP reports profits of $3.2bn (£1.9bn) for the first quarter of 2014, slightly ahead of forecasts.

South Africa: Has democracy delivered?

Mon, 2014-04-28 22:57
Why the ANC will stay in power despite South African crisis

Apps combat phobias and anxiety

Mon, 2014-04-28 22:47
Can a smartphone cure the fear of spiders?

VIDEO: Inside replica Tutankhamun tomb

Mon, 2014-04-28 22:47
A replica tomb of Egyptian pharaoh Tutankhamun is set to be unveiled near the site of the original Valley of the Kings in Luxor.

Hull the one to help drive golf forward - Davies

Mon, 2014-04-28 22:41
Despite declining participation and viewing figures, Laura Davies tells Iain Carter that the sport's future remains bright

Tornadoes claim more lives in US

Mon, 2014-04-28 22:09
Powerful storms tear through the southern US, wreaking a second consecutive night of devastation and claiming more lives.

S Korea president in ferry apology

Mon, 2014-04-28 21:45
South Korean President Park Geun-hye apologises over the ferry disaster, saying the government failed to prevent it and bungled its initial response.

VIDEO: Watch a mobile payment app in action

Mon, 2014-04-28 21:22
A university campus has become the first in the UK to allow students to pay for goods using a mobile app.

Union fears over distribution jobs

Mon, 2014-04-28 21:13
A trade union raises concerns for 120 jobs at a freight distribution centre, that is run by DHL, on the outskirts of north Belfast.

Caesareans 'to save time, not money'

Mon, 2014-04-28 21:07
Stormont's spending watchdog questions whether the high number of caesarean sections in Northern Ireland's hospitals is to save time rather than money.

'Death in the classroom' - front pages

Mon, 2014-04-28 21:03
The fatal stabbing of teacher Ann Maguire, in the classroom of a Leeds school, and the conviction on sex abuse charges of publicist Max Clifford lead the papers.

UN 'should ignore Syria aid curbs'

Mon, 2014-04-28 20:19
A group of top legal experts urges the UN to ignore "arbitrary" government restrictions on delivering aid into Syria.

VIDEO: Inside West Bank cave-turned-home

Mon, 2014-04-28 20:14
The latest round of peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians was due to reach its deadline on Tuesday. Jeremy Bowen report.

Minor fire in India PM office doused

Mon, 2014-04-28 20:06
A minor fire which broke out in the prime minister's office in the Indian capital, Delhi, is put out, the fire department says.

VIDEO: US storm chaser on tornado devastation

Mon, 2014-04-28 19:57
Deadly storms are again barrelling down on the southern US, a night after tornadoes claimed 16 lives.
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