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UK terror suspect 'living in Denmark'

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:51
A terror suspect from Manchester, banned from returning to Britain, is living freely in Denmark, a report by Newsbeat reveals.
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Kirk to debate same-sex marriage

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:40
General Assembly of the Church of Scotland to discuss the position of ministers who wish to enter same-sex marriages.
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World Briefing: 9 Are Arrested in London Jewel Heist

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:39
Nine men believed to have pulled off a daring robbery in London’s diamond district over the Easter weekend were arrested Tuesday in raids in London and Kent by more than 200 police officers.







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Fire service 'faces £43m funding gap'

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:39
The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is facing a "significant potential funding gap", according to Audit Scotland.
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Radio 4 Extra overtakes 6 Music

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:36
Classics like Morecambe and Wise help BBC Radio 4 Extra reach its biggest audience, overtaking 6 Music to become the UK's biggest digital-only station.
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VIDEO: Child migrants: 'No father, no country, no home'

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:35
Hundreds of migrants found by the BBC last week in a boat drifting off the coast of Thailand have been rescued by Indonesian fishermen
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Lecturers 'struggling to pay bills'

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:34
Too many lecturers are struggling to make ends meet on casual contracts, says the academics' union UCU.
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Students may face tougher loan terms

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:33
A report says students could face tougher conditions on their loans because of uncertainty surrounding long-term repayments.
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El Nino could 'disrupt food markets'

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:31
The El Nino event predicted for later this year has the potential to increase food prices, say climate scientists.
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VIDEO: Rhodes: 'Toxic shame follows abuse'

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:22
A concert pianist has won a legal battle to publish an autobiographical book giving details of sexual abuse he experienced as a child.
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The US police chief fighting racism

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:20
A plan to unite US police and the black community
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Doctors rubbish seven-day GPs plan

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:11
David Cameron needs to "get real" and ditch his "surreal obsession" with opening GP surgeries in England seven days a week, the British Medical Association says.
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Eight charged over Hatton Garden heist

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:09
Eight men have been charged with conspiracy to burgle following the Hatton Garden jewellery heist, Scotland Yard says.
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The growth of pet crematoriums

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:04
The growing popularity of pet crematoriums and cemeteries
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Cashless overtakes notes and coins

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:04
Payments through electronic transactions, such as debit card, contactless and mobile payments, have overtaken cash for the first time, the Payments Council says.
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Deutsche faces investor criticism

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:04
Deutsche Bank faces a potential stormy annual shareholder meeting on Thursday with calls for an overhaul of management.
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'Failure' on disability hate crime

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:01
The criminal justice system has failed to act on recommendations to improve the way disability hate crime is dealt with, a report concludes.
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Cameron to Propose Stricter Immigration Rules in Britain

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Wed, 2015-05-20 16:00
Prime Minister David Cameron of Britain will unveil a plan on Thursday that seeks to cut the numbers of migrants coming to Britain and make it harder for foreigners to work there illegally.







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VIDEO: Osborne warning to 'sleepwalking' EU

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 15:58
The Chancellor George Osborne tells business leaders Europe has to carry out reforms to avoid "sleepwalking" into a future where it has priced itself out of the global economy.
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IS 'in control' of Syria's Palmyra

BBC News - Wed, 2015-05-20 15:49
Islamic State militants in Syria take near full control of the city of Palmyra, which contains prized ancient ruins, activists and witnesses say.
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