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UN Security Council slams use of chlorine weapons in Syria

UN Security Council

The United Nations Security Council has approved a resolution condemning the use of chlorine as a weapon in the Syrian war. It calls for repercussions – which under the UN ...

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Police forces in England and Wales face major budget cuts

Police forces England Wales

Every police force in England and Wales is facing major budget cuts in the next five years, it has been reported. Forces are braced for a 5% cut in government ...

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Ukraine: Number of OSCE ceasefire monitors to double to 1,000


Russia and Germany have called on the OSCE to double the number of observers monitoring a truce in eastern Ukraine to 1,000. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his German ...

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Two suspects held over murder of Kremlin critic Nemtsov

Nemtsov murder

Two men have been detained over the murder of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, the head of the Federal Security Service (FSB) has announced. Anzor Gubashev and Zaur Dadayev were ...

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Two dead and five injured in Brecon crash

Brecon crash

Two men have died and five others have been taken to hospital after a crash on the A470 near Brecon, Powys. The incident, involving a green Volkswagen Golf and a ...

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Royal Bank of Scotland top bankers receives millions

Royal bank

Royal Bank of Scotland paid 128 of its top bankers more than €1m (£720,000) in 2014, a year when it reported its seventh consecutive year of losses since being bailed ...

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UK Big companies to share details of Gender Pay Gap


Thousands of large companies will be forced to share details of the difference between what they pay their male and female workers. The Government has agreed to implement the Liberal ...

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Nissan recalls some 640,000 vehicles due to a problem


The Nissan group is recalling some 640,000 vehicles due to a problem with the hood, which can open while the car is moving, the US traffic safety agency says. The ...

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‘Face scanning’ technology to be used by employers, politicians and in shops

face scanning, employers, politicians, shops, technology, next presindetal elrction

Political pollsters have already tested the technology in the United States and are expected to use it at large scale in the next presidential election to gauge reaction to speeches ...

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Brendan Rodgers dismisses Manchester City link and puts Liverpool first

Liverpool Brendan Rodgers

Brendan Rodgers has removed his name from the list of candidates who could potentially replace Manuel Pellegrini this summer by declaring his priority is to build a new trophy-winning dynasty ...

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