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Man sacked over Pakistan plane video

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 1:57pm
A man who filmed passengers preventing Pakistan's former interior minister from boarding a plane for being late is sacked from his job.

Hillsborough kick-off delay ‘regret'

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 1:52pm
A former police superintendent tells the Hillsborough inquests of his "profound regrets" for not requesting a delayed kick-off at the 1989 FA-Cup semi final.

Melanie Hall charge decision sought

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 1:51pm
Detectives investigating the murder of Wiltshire woman Melanie Hall in 1996 ask the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) for a charging decision.

VIDEO: Freezing benefits 'a basic fairness'

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 1:48pm
David Cameron has said that freezing working benefits so that they do not rise by more than wages is "a basic fairness".

Threat posed by voice activation

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 1:35pm
Voice-activation functions on smartphones and other devices can be a significant security risk, warn researchers.

Boy's life-support should end - judge

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 1:32pm
A boy with irreversible brain damage should be taken off a life-support machine despite the objections of his parents, a High Court judge rules.

VIDEO: Johnson jokes about Salmond and kippers

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 1:19pm
Boris Johnson brings out fish puns to mock his political opponents and pledges to fight UKIP on the beaches.

Sainsbury's 'spend more' poster gaffe

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 1:08pm
A poster encouraging Sainsbury's staff to get customers to spend more is put up in a store window by mistake.

PSNI agency cuts spell end of HET

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 1:07pm
The Police Service of Northern Ireland is to close more than 300 temporary agency posts at the end of the year, spelling the end of the Historical Enquiries Team.

eBay to split off PayPal business

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 1:03pm
The online auction site eBay is planning to split off its payments system PayPal into a separate company next year.

Day in pictures: 30 September

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 12:54pm
News images from around the world: 30 September

VIDEO: Johnson gives 'permission to purr'

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 12:51pm
David Cameron smiles as Boris Johnson gives Tory delegates "permission to purr" over the Scottish referendum result.

India teacher 'locked boy in kennel'

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 12:37pm
Authorities in India investigate reports that a five-year-old boy was allegedly locked up in a kennel by his school teacher as punishment for talking to another child in class.

Move to cover up police firearms

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 12:28pm
Firearms carried by police officers in Scotland are expected to be covered with a new type of holster to make them less visible to the public.

Tooth decay in toddlers - top tips

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 12:20pm
Experts on ways to encourage children to look after their teeth

Education boost as budget deal done

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 12:20pm
The Liberal Democrats have signed a deal with Labour to pass the Welsh government budget, which includes extra spending on education and the completion of a link road.

Analysis: Can extremism plan work?

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 12:10pm
Is Theresa May's plan to tackle extremists workable?

Pardew set to stay as Newcastle boss

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 12:08pm
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew's job is thought to be safe for the time being, despite his side being second bottom of the top flight.

VIDEO: Drone captures Hong Kong protest

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 11:58am
Footage filmed by a drone captures the scale of Saturday's pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong's central business district.

Ireland gave 'state aid' to Apple

Tue, 30/09/2014 - 11:51am
The European Commission publishes a letter it sent to Ireland accusing the country of giving Apple illegal state aid through special tax arrangements.

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