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Hi-res surveillance system causes US controversy
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Directors of the top 100 UK companies now earn 120 times the average sum earned by their employees, according to a report by Incomes Data Services.
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Scientists warn that an army of organisms from Turkey and Ukraine is poised to invade Britain's waterways and destroy native species.
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The First Spacewalk
12 Oct 2014 3:01:49
How the first human to take steps in outer space nearly didn't return to Earth
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UK manufacturers feel the impact of the eurozone's slowdown and wider global problems, a survey by the business services group BDO finds.
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The number of new wine producers in the UK rises sharply, according to new research, on the back of consumer interest in local produce.
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The cool cars that money can't buy
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The low profile Argentine behind the eBay of Latin America
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Archaeologists in Greece uncover a large floor mosaic at a huge burial site at Amphipolis dating to the time of Alexander the Great.
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A pair of Queen Victoria's silk bloomers with a 52 in waist are auctioned in Kent.
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The first minister asks for an investigation into allegations that the Treasury disclosed market-sensitive information about RBS.
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How the US changed the language of science
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Can a team of ponies munch a meadow back to life?
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A collection of vintage railway posters is expected to fetch £9,000 at an auction in New York on Tuesday.
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Why it takes a maths genius to post a parcel
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There is rising concern, especially in Europe, over trade liberalisation negotiations between the EU and the US. Demonstrations are planned this weekend across Europe.
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Credit rating agency Standard and Poor's cuts France's credit outlook to 'negative' due to concerns about the country's struggling economic recovery.
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Young adults in the UK are less likely to start their own business than those in other countries, a survey suggests.
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Russia's President Vladimir Putin tells Moldova that it must take account of Russia's interests before developing closer trade ties with the EU.
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Work begins on the first of three Royal Navy warships at BAE Systems yards on the River Clyde in Glasgow.
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Glenn Greenwald was one of the first reporters to see -- and write about -- the Edward Snowden files, with their revelations about the United States' extensive surveillance of private citizens. In this searing talk, Greenwald makes the case for why you need to care about privacy, even if you’re “not doing anything you need to hide."
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British Chambers of Commerce views on trading and exporting to Europe and UK relations with the EU.
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Can football really attract fans in India, the land of cricket? The BBC's Sameer Hashmi reports.
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Winemaking in South Africa is a multi-billion dollar industry, but it has not always been a sparkling success.
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As small-scale fishing on South-Africa's west coast declines, fishermen in Saldanha Bay are concerned their way of life may disappear entirely.
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