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French Connection sees sales surge

Mon, 2014-04-14 02:56
Shares in High Street fashion chain French Connection jump almost 12% after it reports a sharp rise in sales.

Protest fears led to Red Road U-turn

Mon, 2014-04-14 02:38
Plans to blow up five tower blocks as part of the Commonwealth Games were abandoned over fears protestors would threaten safety and security.

Royals remember earthquake victims

Mon, 2014-04-14 02:26
The royals pay their respects to the victims of the 2011 Christchurch earthquakes in New Zealand, and also play cricket against each other.

Nicaragua shaken by third quake

Mon, 2014-04-14 02:23
A quake hits the Nicaraguan capital, Managua, raising fears that a fault line beneath the capital may have been reactivated.

In pictures: Royals tour New Zealand

Mon, 2014-04-14 02:20
Duke and Duchess in New Zealand and Australia

Hunger Games leads MTV Movie Awards

Mon, 2014-04-14 02:08
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire takes the prize for best film at the MTV Movie Awards, as well as female performance and best male for Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson.

The way drugs and prostitution boost the economy

Mon, 2014-04-14 01:57
The UK economy is to get a £10bn boost from the inclusion of illegal drugs and prostitution.

Forsyth explains Strictly decision

Mon, 2014-04-14 01:47
Sir Bruce Forsyth says criticism over his age was a factor in his decision to step down from Strictly Come Dancing.

Gerrard faces 'biggest month ever'

Mon, 2014-04-14 01:34
Captain Steven Gerrard says Premier League leaders Liverpool face "four cup finals" as they eye a first English title in 24 years.

DNA tests at French school over rape

Mon, 2014-04-14 01:34
French police investigating a rape collect DNA from more than 500 male students and staff at a school in La Rochelle, in an unprecedented step.

Graduate starting pay 'falling'

Mon, 2014-04-14 01:33
Starting salaries for graduate jobs, even in the best-paid fields of medicine and dentistry, have fallen 11% in five years, research suggests

'Record' year for regional airports

Mon, 2014-04-14 01:31
A burgeoning energy sector helped Scottish regional airports attract record passenger traffic last year, according to operator Hial.

China in 'record weapons seizure'

Mon, 2014-04-14 00:19
Police in China seize tens of thousands of illegal guns and knives, in what state media say is the largest-ever haul of its kind.

VIDEO: In Bloom brings communities together

Mon, 2014-04-14 00:10
Green-fingered volunteers have been helping transform their neighbourhoods for the past 50 years as part of the Britain In Bloom campaign.

VIDEO: Farmland prices increase threefold

Mon, 2014-04-14 00:05
Over the last 10 years, the average price of English farmland has increased by three times according to the estate agents, Knight Frank.

Man dies after marathon collapse

Sun, 2014-04-13 23:50
A 42-year-old man who collapsed after finishing the London Marathon has died in hospital, organisers say.

Quirky, wild and majestic - that's 'Bubba golf'

Sun, 2014-04-13 23:01
How an unorthodox golfer with "issues" and described as a "freak show" won his second Masters at Augusta in three years

VIDEO: GP hours scheme 'to benefit 7m'

Sun, 2014-04-13 22:35
Patients in England will find out today if their GP surgery has been given funding to open for seven days a week.

South Korea sues tobacco firms

Sun, 2014-04-13 22:25
South Korea's state health insurer sues three tobacco firms, including the local unit of Philip Morris, to offset treatment costs for diseases linked to smoking.

VIDEO: Robot used 'to scour sea floor'

Sun, 2014-04-13 22:24
Teams searching for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane are to deploy a submersible into the Indian Ocean.
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