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Lawyers in tribunal fees review call

7 hours 12 min ago
The Law Society of Scotland urges the Scottish and UK governments to undertake an urgent review of employment tribunal fees.

Eggshells may act like 'sunblock'

7 hours 23 min ago
Birds' eggs show adaptations in pigment concentration and thickness to allow the right amount of sun for embryos, scientists say.

Migrant benefits to be tightened

7 hours 37 min ago
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.

China regulators in Microsoft visit

7 hours 41 min ago
Microsoft confirms that officials from the Chinese regulatory body responsible for enforcing business laws have visited some of its offices.

Civil Service seeks chief executive

8 hours 5 min ago
A new Civil Service chief executive is being recruited but Whitehall experts say the job is more "modest" than might be expected.

'Cut council tax for volunteers'

8 hours 12 min ago
Community volunteers in England and Wales should get a 10% discount on their council tax bills, local authorities say.

Pause NHS privatisation - Labour

8 hours 26 min ago
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.

Deadly violence in Gaza and Israel

8 hours 35 min ago
Gaza and southern Israel see an upsurge in violence despite a plea by the UN secretary general for a cessation of hostilities.

'Unlawful bankers' and new diesel charges - the papers

July 28, 2014 - 7:57pm
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.

VIDEO: Are we safe to fly over warzones?

July 28, 2014 - 7:56pm
Jim Reed asks whether passenger planes should fly over warzones after reports said the MH17 plane was 'downed by missile shrapnel'.

Van Gaal to bide time over new faces

July 28, 2014 - 7:29pm
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal will not rush to make signings despite "having" to play with wing-backs recently.

Police placing ads on piracy sites

July 28, 2014 - 7:04pm
The City of London police has started placing banner advertisements on websites believed to be offering pirated content illegally.

Clarify 'revenge porn' laws say peers

July 28, 2014 - 7:02pm
More clarification is needed about the circumstances in which cases of "revenge porn" can be prosecuted, peers say.

Glasgow 2014 day-by-day guide

July 28, 2014 - 6:51pm
Your essential guide to the must-see moments in the Commonwealth Games and a look at some of the biggest stars on show.

Gold medal record for Scotland

July 28, 2014 - 6:28pm
Scotland have 13 gold medals after earlier eclipsing their record haul for Commonwealth Games.

Lloyds fined £218m over Libor

July 28, 2014 - 6:22pm
Lloyds Banking Group is fined £218m for "serious misconduct" relating to key interest rates including Libor.

VIDEO: Ebola forces border closures

July 28, 2014 - 6:12pm
Most border crossings in Liberia are being closed to try to halt the spread of Ebola.

England's Gemili takes 100m silver

July 28, 2014 - 6:05pm
England's Adam Gemili wins Commonwealth Games silver in the men's 100m, with Jamaica's Kemar Bailey-Cole taking gold.

VIDEO: Car crashes into crowd at cruise event

July 28, 2014 - 6:03pm
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.

Man drowns in lake flag incident

July 28, 2014 - 5:58pm
A man loses his life during a flag incident at a lake in County Armagh.