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Government to consult on new ISA

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 23:02
The government is considering a new tax-free ISA for people who lend money direct to borrowers over the internet.
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Whitlock 'has risky plan' for Rio

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 23:01
Gymnast Max Whitlock can make British history at the Rio Olympics after winning all-around World silver, says Beth Tweddle.
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Guscott previews the Champions Cup

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 23:00
At the start of the inaugural European Rugby Champions Cup, Jeremy Guscott explains why there will be humdingers from the off.
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Labour proposes greater fan powers

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 22:59
Football fans could have a greater say in the running and ownership of their clubs, under plans revealed by the Labour Party.
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In pictures: Hong Kong protest art

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 22:58
Creativity on the streets of Hong Kong
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Reider 'sacking' crazy, says Rooney

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 22:39
European 400m champion Martyn Rooney says his coach Rana Reider has been sacked by British Athletics in a "crazy" decision.
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VIDEO: Jihadist's son returns from Syria

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 22:31
An eight-year-old boy form Kosovo has been reunited with his mother after returning from Syria.
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VIDEO: The Queen visits poppy tribute

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 22:26
Members of the Royal Family have paid tribute to World War One personnel at a Tower of London art installation featuring thousands of ceramic poppies.
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VIDEO: Families 'stopping UK jihadists'

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 22:15
Dozens of UK families have contacted police in a bid to stop their relatives travelling to Syria, Scotland Yard's head of counter-terrorism has said.
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VIDEO: Liverpool theatre wins Stirling Prize

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 22:01
Liverpool's newly rebuilt Everyman Theatre has won the Riba Stirling Prize for best new building of the year.
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Help for Africa to stop Ebola spread

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 21:53
African countries neighbouring those most affected by the deadly Ebola virus must be better prepared, the World Health Organization says.
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Global share prices continue to slip

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 21:50
Share prices in the US fell before recovering on Thursday, breaking the slide seen in markets across Europe as fears of a global economic slowdown mount.
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VIDEO: Torrential downpours cause flooding

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 21:45
Torrential downpours have left houses in parts of Belfast flooded, traffic brought to a virtual standstill and at one stage buses delayed by almost two hours.
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Brazil police 'catch serial killer'

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 21:35
Brazilian police in the state of Goiania arrest a man who they say has confessed to killing 39 people in cold blood.
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Predictions: Lawro v Roy Keane's ghost-writer

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 21:32
BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on author Roddy Doyle
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Tesco tells guide dog owner 'get out'

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 21:07
A blind woman is left "horrified" after staff at Tesco shout at her to get her guide dog out of the store and "never come back".
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IS 'nearly driven out of Kobane'

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 20:50
The Islamic State militant group has been driven out of most of the northern Syrian town of Kobane, a Kurdish commander tells the BBC.
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Manchester City win Continental Cup

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 20:44
Manchester City win their first major trophy as they beat holders Arsenal to lift the Continental Cup at Adams Park.
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Mozambique party rejects poll result

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 20:42
Mozambique's main opposition party rejects the results of presidential and parliamentary elections, saying they were riddled with irregularities.
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Google earnings miss expectations

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 20:38
Internet giant Google reports third-quarter profits of $2.8bn, down 5% from the same period a year earlier, sending shares lower in after-hours trading.
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