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Pension data 'sales' investigated

3 hours 22 min ago
The information watchdog launches an investigation into claims that details of millions of people's pensions are being sold to fraudsters and cold-calling firms.

How Newcastle's arts venues survived cuts

4 hours 20 min ago
How one Newcastle's arts venues found new ways to survive

Legal aid reforms 'risk justice'

4 hours 21 min ago
Critics of cuts to legal aid say they will inevitably lead to more miscarriages of justice, says Raphael Rowe.

False allegations 'blight' teaching

4 hours 35 min ago
Schools must ensure blameless members of staff do not have their careers wrecked by false allegations, a union's annual conference will hear.

Inspector independence concerns MPs

4 hours 37 min ago
The independence of chief inspectors in areas like prisons and the border force could be threatened by the way they are selected and budgets are set, MPs say.

Fraud office fined £180k for breach

4 hours 38 min ago
The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) is fined £180,000 after thousands of confidential documents from a high-profile investigation were sent to the wrong person.

PM warns voters of 'stark choice'

4 hours 56 min ago
David Cameron is to tell voters they face a "stark choice" between him and Labour's Ed Miliband as the election campaign officially gets under way.

VIDEO: Dozens rescued from rollercoaster

5 hours 1 min ago
Dozens of people had to be rescued from a rollercoaster in Coney Island after one of the cars became stuck near the summit of the ride.

Iran minister to meet world powers

5 hours 5 min ago
Ministers from six world powers are to hold their first full session with Iran's foreign minister over its nuclear programme, as a deadline looms.

Porpoises use 'sound searchlights'

5 hours 41 min ago
Porpoises finely adjust the size of the beams of sound they use to hunt - using sound like a searchlight to trap their prey, a study finds.

VIDEO: Solar plane takes off in Myanmar

5 hours 56 min ago
The Solar Impulse 2 plane has departed from Mandalay in Myanmar as part of its round-the-world flight, Kasia Madera reports

Should parents ever worry about Minecraft?

6 hours 27 min ago
Should parents ever worry about Minecraft?

Inside Europe's biggest sex offenders' prison

6 hours 29 min ago
Can you cure sex offenders by building self esteem?

Parents rarely spot child obesity

6 hours 41 min ago
Parents hardly ever spot obesity in their children resulting in damaging consequences for health, doctors warn.

Do MPs need a new building?

6 hours 44 min ago
The Houses of Parliament are said to require £3bn of maintenance work taking 10 years. Would MPs be better off moving to a new, modern building?

The special shoes

6 hours 45 min ago
The refugee who carried these shoes until he met his mother

VIDEO: Ukraine: On a drone mission

6 hours 46 min ago
Ukrainian volunteers use drones over rebel-held Donetsk

The couple who built a theatre empire

6 hours 51 min ago
How a husband and wife built the UK's biggest theatre group

Council bans creating 'bizarre' laws

6 hours 53 min ago
A law that allows councils in England and Wales to ban certain activities in public is leading to "bizarre new criminal offences", campaigners say.

Tax and EU claims as campaign starts

6 hours 58 min ago
Tit-for-tat claims from the Conservatives and Labour appear on front pages, as the general election campaign formally gets under way.