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First-time buyers get 20% discount

Sat, 2015-02-28 05:46
First-time home buyers aged under 40 in England can now register to buy new homes at a discount of up to a fifth off the normal price.
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Nemtsov killing polarises Russian society

Sat, 2015-02-28 05:26
Both government and opposition in Russia are coming up with theories about the killing of Putin critic Boris Nemtsov, but it could be years before it becomes clear why it happened, says the BBC's Artyom Liss.
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Supreme India crush outclassed UAE

Sat, 2015-02-28 04:45
India bowl out United Arab Emirates for 102, the lowest total yet at the World Cup, before racing to victory in 18.5 overs.
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'Mad chicken woman' sells round egg

Sat, 2015-02-28 04:35
A "perfectly spherical" chicken egg, thought to be "one-in-a-billion" sells online for £480 with the money going to charity.
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Pedestrian dies in M8 accident

Sat, 2015-02-28 04:19
A man has died after being struck by a car on the M8 between Livingston and Bathgate, police confirm.
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Obama leads Leonard Nimoy tributes

Sat, 2015-02-28 03:55
President Obama is among those paying tribute to Leonard Nimoy, the Star Trek actor who has died aged 83, saying: "I loved Spock."
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'Exquisite' gravity probe leaves UK

Sat, 2015-02-28 03:54
UK industry completes construction of the modules that make up the Lisa Pathfinder satellite - a remarkable probe that will test the key technologies needed to detect gravitational waves in space.
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The rise of Yemen's Houthi rebels

Sat, 2015-02-28 03:11
Ansar Allah, or the Houthi movement, began as a defence of the Zaidi religious tradition but experienced several major transformations in arriving at its current dominance of Yemeni politics, Charles Schmitz writes.
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VIDEO: Mariupol's volunteer defence force

Sat, 2015-02-28 02:19
Fighting has died down in Ukraine's Donetsk and Luhansk regions in recent days, after a ceasefire agreed between the government and pro-Russian rebels.
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MPs call for energy switch 'refunds'

Sat, 2015-02-28 02:17
Energy price comparison sites should compensate customers who changed to tariffs that may not have been the cheapest deals, MPs say.
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India budget to boost investment

Sat, 2015-02-28 01:25
Indian PM Narendra Modi's government unveils a business-friendly budget aimed at attracting greater investment for the economy.
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Nyong'o stolen dress 'recovered'

Sat, 2015-02-28 01:02
A dress "resembling" the $150,000 (£97,000) outfit worn by Lupita Nyong'o at this year's Oscars has been found, Los Angeles police say.
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UK 'must prepare for Russian threat'

Fri, 2015-02-27 23:35
Russia has become a danger to Britain and the country must be prepared to take steps to defend itself and its allies, the former head of MI6 says.
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VIDEO: 'Russia always an issue of concern'

Fri, 2015-02-27 23:01
The former chief of MI6 says that Russia has always been an "issue of concern" for the security services.
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US avoids homeland security shutdown

Fri, 2015-02-27 22:53
Lawmakers in the US avoid a partial shutdown of the Homeland Security Department after passing a one-week funding extension two hours before a deadline.
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VIDEO: Missing Oscars dress 'found'

Fri, 2015-02-27 22:51
Police in California say they have found a dress which could be the one worn by actress Lupita Nyong'o at the Oscars.
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VIDEO: Hungarian village up for rent

Fri, 2015-02-27 22:50
A small Hungarian village has put itself up for tourists to rent, in an attempt to raise money to revitalise it.
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Distinct ME stages found, says study

Fri, 2015-02-27 19:31
Scientists say they have found distinct changes in the immune systems of patients with ME or chronic fatigue syndrome, which could lead to better diagnosis and treatment.
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IS using love as a recruitment tool

Fri, 2015-02-27 19:03
IS needs women to build a state, says Razia Iqbal - and it is using social media to lure impressionable recruits.
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What would Wittgenstein say about that dress?

Fri, 2015-02-27 17:37
The colour of "that dress" has been fascinating people all around the world, including Prof Barry C Smith of the University of London's Institute of Philosophy.
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