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Boycott call for early years tests

Mon, 2014-04-21 01:26
The NUT conference will hear calls for a boycott of assessment checks for four year olds.

In pictures: Childhood vaccination

Mon, 2014-04-21 00:25
Why immunisation cards are vital for millions

Flood defences mended for thousands

Mon, 2014-04-21 00:21
Flood defences and other protections are restored for more than 100,000 properties left at risk after this winter's severe weather.

Essays: In Praise of the Midlands

Mon, 2014-04-21 00:21
Cotswolds, regional TV, and the Bull Ring - what makes a Midlander?

Ferry transcript reveals crew panic

Mon, 2014-04-21 00:19
The last communications between the South Korean ferry that sank on Wednesday and traffic services reveal panic and indecision by the crew.

Gibraltar fire hits online gambling

Mon, 2014-04-21 00:02
An explosion and fire on Gibraltar cuts power to much of the British territory and disrupts a number of online betting operations around the world.

Should the UK have more bank holidays?

Sun, 2014-04-20 23:57
Small Data asks if the UK gets enough public holidays

Rare airing for Heller's Catch-22 staging

Sun, 2014-04-20 23:37
The 'forgotten' script for Catch-22 gets its UK premiere

Skin cancer rates 'soar' since 1970s

Sun, 2014-04-20 23:25
The advent of the package holiday and the fashion for tans has seen skin cancer rates soar in Scotland since the 1970s, according to a charity.

Netflix battles for big budget TV

Sun, 2014-04-20 23:23
The battle for exclusive online TV shows

Jobs market still growing, says bank

Sun, 2014-04-20 23:19
The job market continued to grow last month, although at a slower rate than the previous month, according to the Bank of Scotland.

The man who helps Somali firms grow

Sun, 2014-04-20 23:18
The expat investor helping businesses to grow in Somalia

Hidden company owners to be revealed

Sun, 2014-04-20 23:16
Companies will be forced to declare their true owners on a public register in a move to tackle corruption, Business Secretary Vince Cable says.

Where Wall Street met Silicon Valley

Sun, 2014-04-20 23:12
Two cultures collide at the online retail giant

Businesses celebrate Queen's Awards

Sun, 2014-04-20 23:07
Jaguar Land Rover is among a list of more than 100 winners of Queen's Awards for their success in international trade.

Invented tradition and the religion of the ancients

Sun, 2014-04-20 23:06
A ritual on the Ganges turns out to be not quite what it seems

Did removing lead from petrol spark a decline in crime?

Sun, 2014-04-20 23:05
Did removing lead from petrol spark a decline in crime?

VIDEO: Boston runners recall marathon attack

Sun, 2014-04-20 23:00
Doctor Natalie Stavas finished last year's Boston Marathon just as the bombs exploded, and now the runner turned first responder prepares to run again.

Egypt's Sisi to face sole poll rival

Sun, 2014-04-20 22:18
Left-winger Hamdeen Sabahi will be the only challenger to ex-army chief Abdul Fattah al-Sisi in Egypt's presidential election, as registration ends.

Carter sees off debutant Xiao

Sun, 2014-04-20 22:09
Ali Carter beats Xiao Guodong to reach the second round of the World Snooker Championship at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield.