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VIDEO: Maude denies rift with Duncan Smith

Thu, 2014-01-09 07:41
Francis Maude says claims of a rift between two government departments over Universal Credit are "simply incorrect".

Schoolgirl murder case set for court

Thu, 2014-01-09 07:38
Prosecutors are to take forward a case against a man accused of murdering a schoolgirl more than 27 years ago.

Chile fires spark health alert

Thu, 2014-01-09 07:30
Officials in Chile urge residents of four regions to avoid exercising outside as thick smoke from forest fires spreads, fanned by high winds.

M&S suffers fall in clothes sales

Thu, 2014-01-09 07:18
Retailer Marks and Spencer suffers a 2.1% fall in sales in its general merchandise division, which includes clothes, in the three months to the end of December.

Russia hunts shooting suspects

Thu, 2014-01-09 07:04
Police in southern Russia hunt suspected Islamist militants after five people are found shot dead in cars, a month before the Sochi Winter Olympics.

100 jobs for phone answering firm

Thu, 2014-01-09 06:45
A call centre in Wrexham which sends staff out to New Zealand to cover night shifts back in the UK is to create more than 100 jobs in 2014.

Ex-PC in court over Gerrard footage

Thu, 2014-01-09 06:39
A former police officer appears in court accused of misconduct over footage of an alleged incident involving England and Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard.

Copycat cat burglar brothers' spree

Thu, 2014-01-09 06:29
An Essex couple has double the trouble returning stolen goods to neighbours as both their cats take to a life of crime.

Pushy parents 'spoil school sport'

Thu, 2014-01-09 06:14
Badly behaved parents can spoil school sport for their children, a prep school head teacher warns.

Mark Duggan: The legal options

Thu, 2014-01-09 06:10
What are Mark Duggan's family's legal options after inquest

AUDIO: Colorado marijuana shops 'selling out'

Thu, 2014-01-09 06:09
A week after recreational marijuana was allowed for sale in Colarado, stores say they have already begun selling out.

VIDEO: MP on Duggan 'peaceful vigil' plan

Thu, 2014-01-09 06:00
David Lammy MP explains plans for "a peaceful vigil" this weekend for friends and supporters of Mark Duggan.

Five foods surprisingly high in sugar

Thu, 2014-01-09 05:55
Foods that have a surprisingly high amount of sugar added to them.

VIDEO: Rare conjoined whale carcass found

Thu, 2014-01-09 05:53
The carcass of a pair of exceptionally rare conjoined grey whale calves are found by fishermen in a lagoon in Baja California.

Rolls-Royce 'considers 4x4 vehicle'

Thu, 2014-01-09 05:50
Rolls-Royce says it is looking at designs for its first 4x4 vehicle, as it posts record sales for a fourth year running.

Man jailed for attack on family

Thu, 2014-01-09 05:50
A man who attacked a 70-year-old grandmother, her son and grandson with an iron bar and pistol butt in their home in County Londonderry is jailed for 14 years.

Driving records to be put online

Thu, 2014-01-09 05:43
Moving all driving records online should push down the cost of car insurance, says Cabinet Office Minister Francis Maude.

Prison staff to get 'danger money'

Thu, 2014-01-09 05:40
More than 1,000 prison service staff in Northern Ireland are to receive special annual danger money payments because of the threat from dissident republicans.

Day in pictures: 9 January 2014

Thu, 2014-01-09 05:38
24 hours of news photos: 9 January

Burst water main flood shuts college

Thu, 2014-01-09 05:31
Glasgow Kelvin College is evacuated after a burst water main causes flooding to surrounding streets.

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