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VIDEO: Treasury Committee

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 10:43
MPs take evidence on the Bank of England’s Inflation Report.
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VIDEO: A Winter World Cup - in 60 seconds

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 08:57
BBC News looks at why FIFA is recommending that the 2022 World Cup should be held in winter - and why many clubs disagree.
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Gunmen kidnap Frenchwoman and Yemeni driver in Sanaa - Reuters

Google News French - Tue, 2015-02-24 08:23


Gunmen kidnap Frenchwoman and Yemeni driver in Sanaa
French authorities confirmed the incident. "We unfortunately confirm the kidnapping this morning, in Sanaa, of a French national working for an international organisation," the French Foreign Ministry said in a statement. "We are fully mobilised to try ...
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Yemen kidnap: French woman seized in capital SanaaBBC News
French woman kidnapped in Yemen: Foreign ministryAl-Arabiya
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Will French: 14% of La. tourism from film industry, plus 4 more key points of ... -

Google News French - Tue, 2015-02-24 08:21

Will French: 14% of La. tourism from film industry, plus 4 more key points of ...
LFEA president Will French at the Louisiana Film and Entertainment Association event, "Laissez Louisiana Film Rouler" in support of the state's film industry on May 14, 2013 at Celtic Studios in Baton Rouge. French spoke to the Baton Rouge Press Club ...

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Train derails in California

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 08:13
A commuter train and a lorry have collided, causing three carriages to derail northwest of Los Angeles, with multiple injuries reported.
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Pebble crowdfunds new smart watch

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 08:01
Pebble is returning to crowdfunding to release its second smartwatch - which it claims will have colour e-paper display and seven day battery life
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Eurozone backs Greece reform plans

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 07:59
Eurozone finance ministers have approved reform proposals submitted by Greece in order to gain an extension of its bailout, officials say.
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Shooting in Czech town 'kills eight'

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 07:58
At least eight people die when a gunman opens fire inside a restaurant in the Czech Republic town of Uhersky Brod, local reports say.
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Lithuania to bring back conscription

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 07:56
Lithuania is to reintroduce military conscription over concerns about "the current geopolitical environment" in the Baltic states, President Dalia Grybauskaite said.
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Top defence lawyer Joe Beltrami dies

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 07:52
One of Scotland's best-known criminal defence lawyers Joe Beltrami dies aged 83.
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Patient waiting time targets missed

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 07:47
Latest figures show that the NHS in Scotland has missed a target to treat 90% of patients within 18 weeks.
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Paris targeted in night drone mystery

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 07:46
Drones are seen flying over several sensitive landmarks in Paris in a night-time mystery that French police say is being taken seriously.
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French woman kidnapped in Yemen

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 07:37
A French woman working for an international organisation has been kidnapped in Yemen, the French foreign ministry says.
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France says woman kidnapped in Yemen - Stars and Stripes

Google News France - Tue, 2015-02-24 07:35


France says woman kidnapped in Yemen
Stars and Stripes
PARIS — A Frenchwoman working for an international organization was kidnapped Tuesday morning in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, France's Foreign Ministry said. A ministry statement said France — which recently closed its embassy in the country — is ...
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French woman kidnapped in Yemen, foreign ministry confirmsFRANCE 24

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Bennett sorry for 'bad' interview

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 07:34
Green Party leader Natalie Bennett apologises to members for a "very bad" interview about its housing policy as she launches its election campaign.
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Catholics urged to reflect on voting

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 07:33
Catholic voters in England and Wales should consider candidates' stances on issues including abortion, ahead of the election, archbishops say.
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Terror suspect 'had Blair address'

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 07:15
A man accused of planning a Mumbai-style terror attack in the UK had the address of a property owned by Tony Blair, a court hears.
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Reasons for optimism over Eurozone economy

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 07:13
Duncan Weldon suggests three reasons why the Eurozone's economic prospects may soon begin to improve.
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Rifkind quits as chairman and MP

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 07:11
Sir Malcolm Rifkind quits as chairman of Parliament's Intelligence and Security Committee and will stand down as an MP following criticism over "cash-for-access" claims.
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Five ways a winter World Cup would be different

BBC News - Tue, 2015-02-24 07:10
What would the knock-on effects of a winter World Cup be for British fans?
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