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'Terrorist in tie' and Miller 'fightback' - front pages

Tue, 2014-04-08 20:27
Many papers report the state visit by Irish President Michael D Higgins, while others report the latest twist in Culture Secretary Maria Miller's expenses controversy.

Cameron faces questions over Miller

Tue, 2014-04-08 19:57
Prime Minister David Cameron is set to face MPs' questions over the future of Culture Secretary Maria Miller amid a row over her expenses.

VIDEO: Fresh signals in flight MH370 search

Tue, 2014-04-08 19:41
An Australian ship searching for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 has detected two more signals believed to be from the plane's flight recorder, authorities have revealed.

New arts plan to 'unlock potential'

Tue, 2014-04-08 18:22
Creative Scotland announces a 10-year plan which it says will "unlock the potential" of Scotland's creative industries.

Man has acid poured over his face

Tue, 2014-04-08 17:27
A man in his early 20s is taken to hospital after an acid attack in West Sussex.

School's balloon footage from space

Tue, 2014-04-08 17:25
A school sends a balloon 23 miles to the edge of space and, after popping, it returns with "inspirational" video footage.

VIDEO: Cool jobs: The celebrity party host

Tue, 2014-04-08 17:12
In the latest edition of our Cool Jobs series, Sharanjit Leyl speaks to celebrity party organiser, Olga Iserlis.

Wonga TV advert banned by watchdog

Tue, 2014-04-08 17:03
A TV advert for payday loans firm Wonga is banned after the advertising watchdog ruled it confused the public about the interest rates that applied.

In pictures: Delhi's homeless get voting rights

Tue, 2014-04-08 16:59
Delhi's homeless get voting power in India's election

Stolen fish stuffed under man's coat

Tue, 2014-04-08 16:42
Police fine a man who stuffed a stolen £70 fish under his coat believing it could survive out of water for 24 hours.

Afghan notebook: Spotting fraud

Tue, 2014-04-08 16:33
Five things to watch out for in Afghanistan's election

Legend cleans boots after online row

Tue, 2014-04-08 16:29
The former England striker Rodney Marsh is to clean the boots of every Stoke City player as a forfeit for losing an online argument with supporters.

VIDEO: The man who went from pub to pulpit

Tue, 2014-04-08 16:06
'I loved running a pub but I gave it up for this'

A watch for blind people

Tue, 2014-04-08 16:04
The timepiece designed for blind people - with no hands or numbers

UK warned over EU renegotiation

Tue, 2014-04-08 15:55
The UK cannot challenge the EU's basic principles if it wants to stay a member, says the man who may be the next head of the European Commission.

A rusting revolutionary hero

Tue, 2014-04-08 15:43
How a steel shortage stopped this being the world's tallest structure

Catalonia independence vote rejected

Tue, 2014-04-08 15:34
Spanish MPs reject a request by the Catalan authorities to hold a referendum on independence by an overwhelming majority.

US regulator fines GM over inquiry

Tue, 2014-04-08 15:30
US road safety authorities have fined GM for failing to respond to requests for information about faulty ignition switches linked to 13 deaths.

Crunch talks announced on Ukraine

Tue, 2014-04-08 15:24
The EU, Russia, the US and Ukraine will hold talks next week to discuss the situation in Ukraine, the first such meeting since the crisis began.

Universal Credit inquiry 'hampered'

Tue, 2014-04-08 15:09
A Commons committee accuses the government of "hampering" its scrutiny of the Universal Credit welfare policy.

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