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Caterham 'allowed' to miss two GPs

Fri, 2014-10-24 18:11
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone will allow Caterham to miss the next two Formula 1 grands prix to focus on finding a buyer.

Yellow powder sparks security alerts

Fri, 2014-10-24 18:04
Envelopes containing an unknown yellow powder have been sent to five consulates in the Turkish city of Istanbul, officials say.

Hailo says Uber blocked investors

Fri, 2014-10-24 17:41
After pulling out of the US, taxi app Hailo complains that rival Uber is blocking potential investors from offering funding.

PM: I won't meet £1.7bn EU demand

Fri, 2014-10-24 17:39
David Cameron insists the UK will not pay £1.7bn demanded by the EU - but Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso says the bill should not have come as a surprise.

10 things we didn't know last week

Fri, 2014-10-24 17:17
Walk on the Wild Side's bass line cost £17, and more nuggets

Military rents to rise, says minister

Fri, 2014-10-24 17:12
Defence Secretary Michael Fallon announces "major reforms" to funding for military accommodation will increase rents.

VIDEO: US air strike 'hits IS command'

Fri, 2014-10-24 17:08
New video footage show a US air strike hitting an Islamic State position on a hill near the embattled Syrian town of Kobane.

Dolce & Gabbana cleared in tax case

Fri, 2014-10-24 17:06
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, founders of the Dolce & Gabbana fashion house, are cleared by an Italian court of tax evasion.

Tunis 'militant hideout' stormed

Fri, 2014-10-24 17:00
Tunisian security forces storm a house in a Tunis suburb to end a stand-off with armed militants, killing six people, officials say.

US to check IS 'chemical weapon' use

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:55
The United States will investigate "extremely serious allegations" that militant group Islamic State used chlorine gas against Iraqi police officers.

Hen party death lorry driver cleared

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:49
A lorry driver is cleared of causing the death by dangerous driving of a woman on a hen party in West Yorkshire.

VIDEO: Speed racing on city ring-road

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:42
Coventry is to become the first UK city for years to stage competitive motor-sport on public roads.

Bird of prey deaths 'not deliberate'

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:40
Police say birds of prey found dead in Ross-shire were probably accidentally poisoned as they make a fresh appeal for information.

'Slavery' police search for more men

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:32
Police who investigated the "modern day slavery" case of a vulnerable man found working unpaid on a farm, say they are looking for other missing men.

Puffer fish poisons 11 in Brazil

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:32
Eleven people fell seriously ill in Brazil after eating a deadly puffer fish for lunch, it was reported.

Suarez gets help for impulse to bite

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:31
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez says he is getting professional help as he seeks to overcome an "impulse" to bite opponents.

Rwanda bans BBC over genocide film

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:29
Rwanda suspends BBC broadcasts in the Kinyarwanda language with immediate effect because of a controversial documentary about the 1994 genocide.

Go Figure: The week in numbers

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:29
The week's big numbers visualised

Farmer jailed over £1m will fraud

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:26
A County Armagh farmer who tried to use a forged will to inherit most of a £1m estate from an elderly woman has been sentenced to three years in prison.

Norfolk schools inquiry faces review

Fri, 2014-10-24 16:24
The investigation into alleged inspection irregularities at three Norfolk schools will be reviewed by an "independent figure", says Ofsted.