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'Sunday league-standard' defending costs England

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:50
Pundits' verdicts on England's performance against Uruguay

Hodgson 'not considering resigning'

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:44
Roy Hodgson insists he will not quit his job as England manager despite his side being on the brink of World Cup elimination.

Rushdie receives Pen Pinter prize

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:35
Sir Salman Rushdie, acclaimed and controversial author of The Satanic Verses, is named as the recipient of this year's Pen Pinter prize.

Disabled children 'bullying victims'

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:27
Primary school pupils with special educational needs are twice as likely as other children to endure persistent bullying, research suggests.

Alliance to narrow education gap

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:26
A campaign to tackle educational inequality is being launched by an alliance of employers, teachers' organisations and children's charities.

Speedboat death wife in safety plea

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:15
Victoria Milligan, whose husband and daughter were killed in a speedboat accident, urges other boat users to wear a safety "kill cord".

Government welfare policy expanded

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:12
The government's flagship welfare policy, Universal Credit, is set to be introduced in 90 jobcentres across north-west England, the work and pensions secretary says.

Caution: Elves

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:03
The country where 'hidden folk' can stop traffic

Quiz of the week's news

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:01
The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.

The macabre world of books bound in human skin

Thu, 2014-06-19 15:59
The macabre world of books bound in human skin

VIDEO: Highlights: Japan 0-0 Greece

Thu, 2014-06-19 15:56
10-man Greece hold out for a 0-0 draw against Japan in their 2014 World Cup Group C match at the Estadio das Dunas in Natal.

Council report due on baby ashes

Thu, 2014-06-19 15:55
A City of Edinburgh Council report into the cremation of babies at Mortonhall Crematorium in the capital is due to be released later.

Call for controls on fixed-odds bets

Thu, 2014-06-19 15:55
Gamblers in Glasgow bet more than £200m a year on controversial Fixed Odds Betting Terminals , an investigation has revealed.

Worms live longer when starved

Thu, 2014-06-19 15:44
Tiny nematode worms "stop ageing" when they are starved and can go on to live twice as long as normal, a new study shows.

VIDEO: Crossing Mexico in a 'spacecraft'

Thu, 2014-06-19 15:28
How two men crossed Mexico on abandoned train tracks

Confidence falls in Big Bang signal

Thu, 2014-06-19 15:25
Scientists who claimed to have found a pattern in the sky left by the super-rapid expansion of space just fractions of a second after the Big Bang say they are now less confident of their result.

VIDEO: Clint Eastwood's musical make-over

Thu, 2014-06-19 15:16
Clint Eastwood takes his inspiration from the stage as he adapts Broadway and West End hit Jersey Boys for the big screen

VIDEO: Miss Trunchbull shows softer side

Thu, 2014-06-19 15:15
The Royal Shakespeare Company presented a 'relaxed performance' of Matilda The Musical for the first time

Financial markets: Calm before the storm?

Thu, 2014-06-19 15:00
Are investors overplaying their hand?

Anthrax risk for 75 scientists in US

Thu, 2014-06-19 14:08
As many as 75 people working at the US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) may have been exposed to live anthrax bacteria and are receiving treatment.
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