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Is patriotism pivotal to Test rugby?

Wed, 2015-02-04 01:59
Some players might be wild-eyed when the anthems roll, but how much does national identity matter in the professional game?

IFS says 'worst of cuts to come'

Wed, 2015-02-04 01:59
The Institute of Fiscal Studies' Green Budget says the worst of UK spending cuts are still to come with a "long way to go" before recovery.

How can cookery classes help people with learning disabilities?

Wed, 2015-02-04 01:59
Cookery lessons for people with learning disabilities

Donations for mugging victim halted

Wed, 2015-02-04 01:58
An online fund, launched to help a frail Tyneside pensioner who was mugged, is halted with donations standing at more than £329,000.

MP's 'inaccurate mileage claims'

Wed, 2015-02-04 01:53
Conservative MP Bob Blackman might have to repay more than £1,000 in wrongly-claimed mileage expenses.

Pay your taxes, Welby tells business

Wed, 2015-02-04 01:44
The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby enters the debate about business and society, telling the BBC that it is wrong to be "anti-business" but that with wealth comes responsibility.

Major figures 'could lose to SNP'

Wed, 2015-02-04 01:42
A new poll by a Tory peer suggests Labour's Douglas Alexander and Liberal Democrat minister Danny Alexander could lose their seats at the May election.

Greek leaders hold key Europe talks

Wed, 2015-02-04 01:39
Greece's new government takes its case to the European Commission and European Central Bank as it tries to renegotiate the country's bailout terms.

Ebola nurse infection 'down to visor'

Wed, 2015-02-04 01:34
The UK nurse Pauline Cafferkey probably caught Ebola by wearing a visor instead of goggles while treating patients, an investigation has concluded.

US senator questions hand-wash rules

Wed, 2015-02-04 01:26
A US senator, taking aim at health regulations, suggests restaurants should not have to compel employees to wash their hands after toilet visits.

'Lord's like you've never seen it'

Wed, 2015-02-04 01:26
Vice-captain Heather Knight on Twenty20, Lord's photoshoots, RAF flight simulators and England's upcoming tour of New Zealand.

Sherwood frontrunner for QPR job

Wed, 2015-02-04 01:10
Tim Sherwood has emerged as an early favourite to become the next QPR boss, with Steve McClaren and Paul Clement also in the frame.

England make six changes for Wales

Wed, 2015-02-04 01:07
Only nine members of the England team which beat Australia in the autumn have been named in the starting XI to face Wales.

UK services growth accelerates

Wed, 2015-02-04 00:56
The UK's service sector expanded faster than expected in January after a relatively slow pace of growth in December, a survey suggests.

VIDEO: LIVE: MPs grill Iraq war inquiry head

Wed, 2015-02-04 00:56
MPs are questioning Sir John Chilcot, the head of the inquiry into the Iraq war, about its delayed findings

Women's Six Nations: In-depth guide

Wed, 2015-02-04 00:49
Before the 2015 Women's Six Nations, Sara Orchard looks at the teams and players most likely to light up the tournament.

Referee banned for six months

Wed, 2015-02-04 00:30
Referee Seechurn banned for six months for 'poor performance' and failure to control players in Afcon quarter-final.

No murder charge for 'Power Ranger'

Wed, 2015-02-04 00:17
Actor Ricardo Medina is released from jail while investigations into his flatmate's death continue.

Gunman hunted over fatal shooting

Tue, 2015-02-03 23:32
A man has been shot dead on a west London street, sparking a murder investigation.

Armstrong charged over car crash

Tue, 2015-02-03 23:19
Lance Armstrong is charged with leaving the scene of an accident after he crashes into two parked cars in Colorado.

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