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Exam body denies results delay claim

Thu, 2014-06-12 21:33
The examinations body CCEA denies claims by the union Nipsa that industrial action by its members could delay GCSE and A-level results.

Iraq crisis and World Cup - the papers

Thu, 2014-06-12 21:16
The Iraq crisis - and what the US will do about it - and the opening of the World Cup in Brazil share the front pages.

Croatia's agony is Brazil's ecstasy

Thu, 2014-06-12 20:59
Neymar's double gets Brazil's World Cup campaign off to a winning start but Croatia will rightly feel aggrieved, writes Ben Smith.

Obama: All options open on Iraq

Thu, 2014-06-12 19:41
US President Barack Obama says his government is looking at "all options" to help fight Islamist militants in Iraq, including military action.

MH370 families get $50,000 payments

Thu, 2014-06-12 19:06
Insurers distribute initial payments of $50,000 to the relatives of those on board the Malaysian passenger jet that went missing in March.

E3: Five things we learnt in LA

Thu, 2014-06-12 18:49
Five things we learned at E3 gaming expo

VIDEO: Inside the Bloodhound 1,000mph car

Thu, 2014-06-12 18:08
Driver Andy Green reveals the cockpit of the Bloodhound supersonic car.

Sudan is bombing civilians - US

Thu, 2014-06-12 17:11
Samantha Power, the US ambassador to the UN, accuses Sudan of stepping up its attacks on civilians in South Kordofan and Blue Nile states.

The next billionaires

Thu, 2014-06-12 17:02
What do we know about the new generation of the ultra-rich?

Arizona priest killed in attack

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:53
A priest is shot and killed and another badly wounded in an attack on a Roman Catholic church in the US state of Arizona.

Will The Simpsons survive the apocalypse?

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:51
New play Mr Burns predicts the future of The Simpsons

Jamaica rethinks marijuana laws

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:49
The Jamaican government plans to decriminalise small amounts of marijuana and allow possession for religious, scientific and medical purposes.

Poor tracheostomy care warning

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:37
Gaps in training could be putting patients with tracheostomies in life-threatening situations, the NHS in England, Wales and Northern Ireland warns.

Romanian hacker 'Guccifer' indicted

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:28
Romanian hacker Marcel Lazar, known as Guccifer, is indicted in Virginia on charges he accessed computer accounts of senior US government officials.

Crustaceans experience 'anxiety'

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:25
Crayfish, once thought too primitive to experience emotion, may feel anxious, a study suggests.

Texting 'can improve spelling'

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:15
Children's use of creative spelling and grammar while texting does not stop them learning the rules of formal English, a study suggests.

Xbox One ad switches on consoles

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:13
A television advertising campaign featuring Breaking Bad actor Aaron Paul is accidentally switching on people's Xbox One consoles.

EU wants 'fair' US action over BNP

Thu, 2014-06-12 16:05
One of the European Union's top officials, Michel Barnier, intervenes in the controversy over a potential huge US fine on BNP Paribas bank.

Manaus - welcome to the jungle

Thu, 2014-06-12 15:47
Heat and humidity create the effect of a furnace says chief football writer Phil McNulty, from the city of England's opening World Cup match.

Today at the World Cup: All you need to know

Thu, 2014-06-12 15:46
Who is playing? How can you watch the games? Who does our expert think will win? All the information you need on 2014 Fifa World Cup day two.
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