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The Apprentice v The Master

Fri, 2015-02-27 05:37
Why England's novice fly-half George Ford could well shatter the poise of Ireland's master, Johnny Sexton, writes Tom Fordyce.
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VIDEO: Why is IS smashing statues in Iraq?

Fri, 2015-02-27 05:29
The Islamic State (IS) group has released a video appearing to show the destruction of statues in Iraq. Why is it doing this?
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Day in pictures: 27 February 2015

Fri, 2015-02-27 05:22
Images from around the world: 27 February
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Wide gap in regional house prices

Fri, 2015-02-27 04:29
The gap between the most expensive and cheapest regional average house prices in England and Wales is more than £350,000, figures show.
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Account data stolen in TalkTalk hack

Fri, 2015-02-27 03:42
TalkTalk customers are being warned about scammers who managed to steal account numbers and names from the company's computers.
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Harrison Ford back for Blade Runner

Fri, 2015-02-27 03:42
Harrison Ford will reprise his role as police officer Rick Deckard in the forthcoming Blade Runner sequel, it is confirmed.
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Fungus plays 'biomusic' duet

Fri, 2015-02-27 02:52
Scientists at Plymouth University play improvised pieces of music with the help of slime mould.
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Iraq minorities 'wipeout threat'

Fri, 2015-02-27 02:22
Iraqi minority groups are subject to a "systematic strategy" by IS to drive them out of the country, human rights groups warn.
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Your pictures: Gardens

Fri, 2015-02-27 02:13
Readers' photographs on the theme of gardens
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Halfway in 24-year photo project

Fri, 2015-02-27 01:50
Photographers recording the first 24 hours of each year
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Wheat present in UK 'for 8,000 years'

Thu, 2015-02-26 20:23
Fragments of wheat DNA suggest wheat was present in Britain 8,000 years ago, long before it was grown by British farmers.
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Age-related leukaemia cases may soar

Thu, 2015-02-26 20:17
It is "almost inevitable" that your blood will take the first steps towards leukaemia as you age, researchers show.
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How Ghana has reversed exodus of nurses

Thu, 2015-02-26 19:47
How Ghana has reversed the exodus of nurses to the UK
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Row over Savile hospital access claim

Thu, 2015-02-26 18:14
The NHS Trust boss responsible for Stoke Mandeville hospital is criticised for telling an MP Jimmy Savile was 'not given free access', the BBC learns.
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The problem with unusual elections

Thu, 2015-02-26 17:51
How unusual elections makes outcomes hard to predict
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Viewpoint: What West must do in Ukraine

Thu, 2015-02-26 17:49
The West must show huge resolve if the Ukrainian ceasefire is to hold, writes Prof Anatol Lieven.
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Kidnapped by North Korea - and forced to make films

Thu, 2015-02-26 17:13
The film star forced to make movies for North Korea
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VIDEO: The lost art of subway reading

Thu, 2015-02-26 17:10
The disappearing books of the New York city subway
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Quiz of the week's news

Thu, 2015-02-26 17:10
Did someone try to impersonate Scarlett on the red carpet?
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Are tablets falling out of favour?

Thu, 2015-02-26 17:05
Ahead of the start of Mobile World Congress, experts propose a variety of reasons why consumers are not buying tablets in the numbers once expected.
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