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The Law Society of Scotland urges the Scottish and UK governments to undertake an urgent review of employment tribunal fees.
Birds' eggs show adaptations in pigment concentration and thickness to allow the right amount of sun for embryos, scientists say.
The time during which EU migrants can claim a range of UK benefits if they do not have realistic job prospects is to be halved to three months.
Microsoft confirms that officials from the Chinese regulatory body responsible for enforcing business laws have visited some of its offices.
A new Civil Service chief executive is being recruited but Whitehall experts say the job is more "modest" than might be expected.
Community volunteers in England and Wales should get a 10% discount on their council tax bills, local authorities say.
NHS privatisation is "being forced through at pace and scale" says shadow health secretary Andy Burnham, as he calls for it to be halted until after the general election.
Gaza and southern Israel see an upsurge in violence despite a plea by the UN secretary general for a cessation of hostilities.
Tuesday's papers are full of Bank of England governor Mark Carney's angry words at financiers found guilty of rigging interest rates, and the Times has potential bad news for some drivers.
Jim Reed asks whether passenger planes should fly over warzones after reports said the MH17 plane was 'downed by missile shrapnel'.
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal will not rush to make signings despite "having" to play with wing-backs recently.
The City of London police has started placing banner advertisements on websites believed to be offering pirated content illegally.
More clarification is needed about the circumstances in which cases of "revenge porn" can be prosecuted, peers say.
Your essential guide to the must-see moments in the Commonwealth Games and a look at some of the biggest stars on show.
Scotland have 13 gold medals after earlier eclipsing their record haul for Commonwealth Games.
Lloyds Banking Group is fined £218m for "serious misconduct" relating to key interest rates including Libor.
Most border crossings in Liberia are being closed to try to halt the spread of Ebola.
England's Adam Gemili wins Commonwealth Games silver in the men's 100m, with Jamaica's Kemar Bailey-Cole taking gold.
A 16-year-old girl has been released from hospital following an incident at a "car cruising" event in which a vehicle ploughed into a crowd, injuring 17 people.
A man loses his life during a flag incident at a lake in County Armagh.