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McIlroy 'wiped data from devices'

Tue, 2014-12-09 10:34
A court is told the Northern Ireland golfer Rory McIlroy deliberately wiped clean up to eight electronic devices that may have contained important data relating to his legal action against his former management firm.
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Political risks are big market risks

Tue, 2014-12-09 10:24
Why are stock markets and bond markets gyrating from Shanghai, to Athens, to Frankfurt, London and New York?
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Locum doctors prop up A&E services

Tue, 2014-12-09 10:06
Almost one in four A&E departments in hospitals in England fill more than 25% of their senior staff vacancies with agency doctors or locums.
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Revolution a distant memory as Egypt escalates repression

Tue, 2014-12-09 10:02
Protesters behind Egypt's 2011 uprising hoped for fundamental reform and an end to oppression, but fear only the president has changed - and not the regime.
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Mugabe sacks deputy over 'plot'

Tue, 2014-12-09 10:01
President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe sacks his vice-president, Joice Mujuru, after accusing her of corruption and plotting to kill him.
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EU reaches deal on 2015 budget

Tue, 2014-12-09 09:57
European Parliament and government negotiators reach a deal on the EU's 2015 budget - a fraught issue amid national budget cuts.
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VIDEO: Treasury Committee

Tue, 2014-12-09 08:25
The committee takes evidence for its scrutiny of the Autumn Statement.
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College of Teaching 'to raise status'

Tue, 2014-12-09 08:11
An independent college to maintain professional standards for teachers in England is to be created.
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VIDEO: 'Ecological deficit being ignored'

Tue, 2014-12-09 07:55
Wildlife campaigners and people from the countryside head to Westminster in a bid to move nature up the MPs' agenda.
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Cook back for fifth ODI in Sri Lanka

Tue, 2014-12-09 07:07
England captain Alastair Cook will return for the fifth one-day international against Sri Lanka on Wednesday.
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Last French hostage released

Tue, 2014-12-09 06:45
The last French hostage held by Islamist militants, Serge Lazarevic, has been released in Mali, French President Francois Hollande announces.
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VIDEO: Force warned over police kill threat

Tue, 2014-12-09 06:19
West Midlands Police says it is "business as usual" after receiving an anonymous warning over officers' safety.
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Day in pictures: 9 December 2014

Tue, 2014-12-09 06:09
News images from around the world: 9 December
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US Senate passes Venezuela sanctions

Tue, 2014-12-09 06:07
The US Senate backs a bill which would impose travel bans and economic sanctions on Venezuelan officials found to have violated protesters' rights.
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VIDEO: BBC under fire in Iraq's Baiji refinery

Tue, 2014-12-09 05:55
Iraq's armed forces have retaken control of the Baiji Oil Refinery in the north of the country but are still under attack from snipers, as Quentin Sommerville reports.
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VIDEO: What is a weather 'bomb'?

Tue, 2014-12-09 05:18
Peter Gibbs explains what is behind the official term for a weather bomb "explosive cyclogenesis"
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VIDEO: Dewani leaves South Africa

Tue, 2014-12-09 04:56
Shrien Dewani leaves South Africa after a judge cleared him of the charge of arranging his wife's murder.
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Israel's Gaza strikes 'war crimes'

Tue, 2014-12-09 04:50
Israeli air strikes on high-rise buildings in this summer's conflict in Gaza amounted to war crimes, Amnesty International says, in a report criticised by Israel.
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