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Firms warned over Games marketing

Fri, 2014-07-11 19:19
Companies could fall foul of the law if they try to associate their activities with Glasgow 2014 without authorisation, a law firm warns.

The perfect metal for bullets and missiles

Fri, 2014-07-11 19:19
The perfect metal for eco-friendly bullets and missiles

Scotland 'must choose head of state'

Fri, 2014-07-11 19:18
An independent Scotland must be allowed to choose its head of state, Scottish republicans argue.

The Karzai years: From hope to recrimination

Fri, 2014-07-11 19:09
How hope turned to recrimination for ‘darling of West’

The Victorian women vigilantes

Fri, 2014-07-11 18:30
The man dealt with by mob of female vigilantes

Anchovy sauce: Food clues to disease

Fri, 2014-07-11 18:28
Using food and drink to diagnose disease

VIDEO: Israeli strikes death toll 'hits 100'

Fri, 2014-07-11 18:27
Israel's prime minister says his country is prepared to use all its military power to stop rocket attacks by Palestinian militants despite growing international pressure for a ceasefire.

Blake injured as Dasaolu is fourth

Fri, 2014-07-11 17:29
Sprinter James Dasaolu finishes fourth in men's 100m Diamond League in Glasgow as Yohan Blake pulls up injured.

Harry Potter actor found dead in US

Fri, 2014-07-11 17:09
Actor Dave Legeno, who played Fenrir Greyback in the Harry Potter films, was found dead in California's Death Valley last weekend, authorities say.

US labs 'mishandled deadly germs'

Fri, 2014-07-11 16:06
US government infectious disease labs mishandled dangerous pathogens five times in the last decade, according to a health agency report.

Ukraine vows action over army deaths

Fri, 2014-07-11 15:36
The Ukrainian president says his forces will destroy pro-Russian separatists who killed more than 20 soldiers in the east on Friday.

VIDEO: Lindsay Lohan in London 'for good'?

Fri, 2014-07-11 15:35
Actress Lindsay Lohan is set to make her West End debut in David Mamet's Speed-The-Plow later this year.

VIDEO: The best World Cup memes

Fri, 2014-07-11 15:20
The best memes of Brazil World Cup 2014

Fifa partner boss 'did not flee'

Fri, 2014-07-11 15:14
A World Cup hospitality company says its director did not flee a Brazilian hotel when police came to arrest him over alleged illegal ticket sales.

Man charged over hospital murder

Fri, 2014-07-11 15:13
A man is charged with the murder of an NHS worker who was stabbed to death at a mental health hospital in Gloucester.

Rail unions refused franchise review

Fri, 2014-07-11 15:06
Unions have failed to force a judicial review into the consultation process for the awarding of rail franchises.

India drops charges against Britons

Fri, 2014-07-11 14:06
Arms charges against six British former servicemen who spent months in an Indian prison have been dropped - paving the way for them to return to the UK - a charity says.

Balotelli gun message to 'haters'

Fri, 2014-07-11 14:02
AC Milan and Italy footballer Mario Balotelli posts a picture of himself pointing a gun at the camera with a message "a big kiss to all the haters".

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