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Complaints mount over Jamaica Inn

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 06:51
The number of viewer complaints over the audibility of BBC One drama Jamaica Inn escalates, with the second episode seeing a decline in ratings following Monday's debut instalment.
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AUDIO: Norgay son calls for Sherpa equality

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 06:40
The son of Tenzing Norgay, who scaled Everest with Sir Edmund Hillary, says climbers should treat Sherpas more equally.
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Bieber upsets with war shrine image

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 06:35
Justin Bieber has caused social media upset after posting a picture of a Japanese war shrine on Instagram.
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Primark to open its first US stores

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 06:26
Clothing retailer Primark is to open its first US stores, beginning with a 70,000 sq-ft shop in Boston.
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Violent crime 'continues to fall'

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 06:23
Violent crime is continuing a long-term fall in England and Wales, according to annual figures from NHS hospitals.
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Danger of London's 'hidden homes'

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 06:21
Thousands of people in London are living in hidden homes
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Andy Murray gets freedom of Stirling

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 06:19
Andy Murray is back in his home area of Stirlingshire to receive a number of awards and honours, including the freedom of Stirling.
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Eight arguments about whether the UK is a Christian country

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 06:14
What is the evidence that the UK is a Christian country?
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Flat searched over 'murdered' Paige

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 06:06
A flat near to where a 15-year-old girl disappeared almost seven years ago is searched by police after a £30,000 reward was offered to help solve her murder.
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Is the UK becoming more productive?

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 06:03
UK productivity may be up – but what does it mean?
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Are late night brawls a thing of the past?

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 05:54
Are late night brawls a thing of the past?
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More held in S Korea ferry disaster

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 05:54
Authorities in South Korea arrest four more crew members from the ferry that sank last week and raid the offices of companies linked to its owners.
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Ferguson to help pick new Man Utd boss

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 05:53
Sir Alex Ferguson is to play a key role in selecting David Moyes's replacement as Manchester United manager.
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Top Gear 'regrets' Myanmar remark

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 05:49
The executive producer of Top Gear expresses regret over a "light-hearted" remark on its Burma special that led to the BBC show being accused of racism.
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Blair warns West over radical Islam

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 05:22
Tony Blair warns Western leaders they must put aside their differences with Russia over Ukraine to focus on the threat of Islamic extremism.
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Future of the net debated in Brazil

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 05:20
Tensions emerge ahead of a meeting being held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, to discuss changes to the way the internet is governed.
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VIDEO: How will US trade deal effect Japan?

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 04:53
US President Obama is embarking on a week-long tour of Asia, with the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal high on the agenda.
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Seamer Junaid returns to Lancashire

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 04:52
Pakistan left-arm seamer Junaid Khan will return to Lancashire this season as an overseas limited-overs signing.
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US threatens more Russia sanctions

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 04:44
US Secretary of State John Kerry says Washington will impose further sanctions on Russia if it does not de-escalate tensions in east Ukraine.
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Cost 'no issue' in plane search

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 04:35
Australia vows it will not abandon the hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, if the current mini-sub search is unsuccessful.
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