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Osborne: Bring back Dad's Army banks

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:40
Britain needs more Captain Mainwaring-style bank managers to bring back the personal touch, says Chancellor George Osborne.
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VIDEO: Waiting for Putin's next move

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:36
Following Russia's annexation of the Crimea, the West is trying to work out what the Kremlin's next move will be as Steve Rosenberg reports.
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Friends remember Clutha crash night

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:33
A tight-knit group of friends who met regularly in Glasgow's Clutha bar speak about the helicopter crash which killed 10 people.
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Man in court over UVF double murder

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:28
James Smith, 48, denies the murder of two Catholic workmen in north Belfast in May 1994.
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Elaine Doyle accused 'blames others'

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:18
A man denies murdering a schoolgirl 27 years ago and puts forward a list of 41 other possible suspects.
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Benefit change 'sees 6% move home'

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:16
About 6% of social housing tenants in Britain affected by changes to benefits partly designed to cut under-occupancy have moved home, BBC research suggests.
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UK current account deficit at £22.4bn

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:04
The UK's current account deficit was larger than expected in the final quarter of last year, official figures show.
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Eurostar evacuated after engine fire

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:01
Passengers are evacuated from a number of carriages on a Eurostar service after smoke is seen coming from the train.
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Day in pictures: 28 March 2014

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:00
A collection of news photos: 27 March
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Facebook drones to offer net access

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 08:53
Facebook announces plans to use drones, satellites and lasers to connect the two-thirds of the world that doesn't have net access.
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'Obamacare' sign-ups top six million

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 08:50
Six million Americans have enrolled for health insurance under Obamacare, the president says, as support for the legislation hits a new low in a poll.
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Hillsborough inquests: The 96 who died

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 08:45
Who were the 96 victims of the Hillsborough disaster?
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Miliband promises firms energy help

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 08:34
Ed Miliband tells small businesses he will protect them from "unacceptable" treatment by energy firms, should Labour win power.
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What diseases can we get from pets?

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 08:32
What diseases can we catch from our pets?
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Moffett unveils WRU election bid

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 08:23
Ex-Welsh Rugby Union chief executive David Moffett unveils his plans for election to the WRU board.
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Guinea confirms Ebola in capital

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 08:21
Guinea's health authorities have for the first time confirmed cases of the deadly Ebola virus in the capital Conakry.
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The tale of Mandela's rabbit

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 08:17
Once upon a time there was a little rabbit who lived in the ear of a statue - the statue of a man called Nelson Mandela. Not any more.
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Google government requests 'up 120%'

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 08:11
Google says the number of government requests for user data has gone up by 120% in the past four years - and calls for more transparency.
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Wenger hits back at Scholes criticism

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 08:08
Arsene Wenger rejects claims by ex-Man Utd player Paul Scholes that Arsenal are a "million miles away" from winning the title.
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Job-hunting with a criminal past

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 08:03
What’s it like to look for a job with a criminal past?
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