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Paper firm confirms 120 job losses

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 10:28
A paper manufacturer confirms that 120 jobs will go at its Deeside plant.
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Benefits cuts 'cost families £489'

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 10:27
Coalition austerity changes to taxes and benefits have cost the average UK household £489 a year, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies.
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Thai ex-PM banned from politics

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 09:54
Thai authorities ban former PM Yingluck Shinawatra from office for five years and launch criminal charges that could see her jailed.
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Cooper brings Elephant Man to London

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 09:33
Three-time Oscar nominee Bradley Cooper is to play the Elephant Man in London following the critical acclaim he has received for the role on Broadway.
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Woman finds rape threat on hotel TV

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 09:32
An investigation begins after a woman who checked into her hotel room said she found the words "I'm going to rape you" on the TV screen.
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Brittan abuse criticism 'wicked'

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 09:28
An ex-colleague of Lord Brittan hits out at "wicked insinuations" over his handling of historical child abuse allegations.
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Wenger tried to sign young Di Maria

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 09:24
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger reveals he was unsuccessful in signing a 17-year-old Angel Di Maria due to work permit regulations.
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Ebola vaccine 'shipped to Liberia'

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 09:01
The first batch of a vaccine against Ebola is on its way to Liberia and trials are expected to start soon.
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Jellyfish 'can sense ocean currents'

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 08:39
A jellyfish tagging study reveals the creatures' ability to swim against the current when forming their submarine swarms, say researchers.
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Cosmetic surgery rules proposed

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 07:59
Doctors should be prevented from performing cosmetic surgery outside their speciality, according to the Royal College of Surgeons.
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Twirling 'OK' if men asked to 'flex'

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 07:53
Eugenie Bouchard plays down an interviewer's request to "give us a twirl", which has caused a sexism row at the Australian Open.
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Radio 1's Big Weekend in Norwich

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 07:51
Taylor Swift will perform at Radio 1's Big Weekender taking place in Norwich in May.
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Federer knocked out in Melbourne

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 07:33
Four-time champion Roger Federer is beaten in the Australian Open third round by Italian Andreas Seppi.
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India Uber resumes services in Delhi

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 07:33
The web-based taxi firm Uber restarts operations in Delhi, six weeks after it was banned over charges that one of its drivers raped a passenger.
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VIDEO: King Tut's beard raises concerns

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 07:07
Reports that the burial mask of King Tutankhamen has been damaged and badly repaired are raising concerns about how Egypt's ancient treasures are being treated.
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Decision due on police tax rise

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 06:54
Householders could see a 3.99% increase in the portion of council tax paid to Gwent Police in 2015/16.
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Fall in diabetes-related deaths

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 06:51
Deaths from diabetes-related conditions in Wales have fallen by more than a quarter in four years, a report for the Welsh government finds.
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Murray coasts through to last 16

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 06:47
Andy Murray sees off Portugal's Joao Sousa in straight sets to earn a last-16 clash with Grigor Dimitrov at the Australian Open.
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VIDEO: Is this the world's oldest pupil?

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 06:44
Ninety-year-old Kenyan student Priscilla Sitienei says she wants to inspire children, especially girls, to get an education.
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Papers focus on Eurozone and Brittan

BBC News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 06:28
A massive cash injection for the eurozone, the death of Leon Brittan, and Prince Andrew's denial of sex claims dominate the front pages.
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