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Male and female civil servants will be entitled to full parental pay from April 2015, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is to announce.
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The first animals to copulate were small fish that lived 385 million years ago in what is now Scotland, a study suggests.
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The German government must increase investment to improve competitiveness, says finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble.
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Public services need their "fair share" of money from economic growth if they are to continue to be affordable in the future, the health minister says.
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Treating common ailments like coughs and colds at community pharmacies could save the NHS over £1bn a year, the Royal Pharmaceutical Society claims.
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Environment Secretary Liz Truss says large-scale solar farms are "ugly" as she confirms plans to cut a taxpayer subsidy for the schemes.
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The element that heats the Earth and gets everyone arguing
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Scientists should get a grandstand view of a comet on Sunday when it makes a dramatic flyby of Mars.
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Police and protesters clash in a battle for territory in the Hong Kong district of Mong Kok, as both sides confirm talks will take place on Tuesday.
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Scientists think that a newly discovered species of dinosaur, whose remains were found after 20 years of excavation in Venezuela, maybe related to the Tyrannosaurus Rex.
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Tens of thousands of people are expected to join protests calling for an increase in pay following a week of industrial action organised by unions.
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Learning to drive can be a tricky hurdle to overcome no matter however old you are, but for many young drivers the financial cost can be a particular challenge.
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Tens of thousands of people are expected to join protests organised by the TUC over the issue of pay following a week of action organised by unions.
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Citizens Advice is to provide free face-to-face guidance following the government's announcement of new pension rules.
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UK planning experts are to advise Chinese mayors on the benefits of building environmentally friendly cities.
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The X-37B, a US plane on a secretive, two-year mission to space has returned to Earth and landed in California.
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How the cost of learning to drive can mount up
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Oyster fishing is set to make a comeback in Wales after marine biologists reintroduced 40,000 oysters into Swansea Bay.
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US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen warns about rising inequality in the US, saying she was 'greatly concerned' about the trend.
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The BBC's Andrew Walker unpicks some striking disclosures about divisions within European Central Bank over rescuing Cyprus's bank sector.
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Interest rates should remain low to avoid long-term economic stagnation, the chief economist at the Bank of England has said.
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Credit and debit cards with thumb print sensors built in could one day do away with the need to use codes, PINs and passwords.
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Narendra Modi has launched a campaign to clean up India's notoriously dirty streets and public buildings, but will it last?
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Once made for Indian and British royalty, Nalli Silks - a family-run business - is cautiously expanding throughout India and abroad.
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In 2011 Ronnie Cahana suffered a severe stroke that left him with locked-in syndrome: completely paralyzed except for his eyes. While this might shatter a normal person’s mental state, Cahana found peace in “dimming down the external chatter,” and “fell in love with life and body anew.” In a somber, emotional talk, his daughter Kitra shares how she documented her father's spiritual experience, as he helped guide others even in a state of seeming helplessness.
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