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British Gas owner Centrica to cut 4,000 jobs after 'weak' year

Thu, 22/02/2018 - 07:42
The energy supplier continued to lose customers in what the Centrica boss called a "weak" performance.

Barclays reports rise in annual profits

Thu, 22/02/2018 - 07:19
The bank reports a 10% rise in profits helped by a stronger dollar and cost cuts.

Newspaper headlines: Anti-depressant study and Brexit divisions

Thu, 22/02/2018 - 05:57
Thursday's papers cover the latest on taxi rapist John Worboys, Tory in-fighting over Brexit and experts endorse the use of antidepressants.

Brexit: Theresa May heads to Chequers for cabinet talks

Thu, 22/02/2018 - 04:55
Senior ministers gather to try to reach a deal on the government's Brexit strategy.

Domestic abuse: Guidelines recommend tougher sentences

Thu, 22/02/2018 - 01:47
Guidelines say courts should now view offences more seriously than those committed against strangers.

Brit Awards 2018 in two minutes: Stormzy and Dua Lipa win big

Thu, 22/02/2018 - 01:29
The big winners are Dua Lipa and Stormzy, who used his performance to attack the government on Grenfell.

Anti-depressants: Major study finds they work

Thu, 22/02/2018 - 01:11
Scientists hail "good news for patients" as analysis finds 21 drugs reduce symptoms of depression.

Brit Awards 2018: The best pictures from the ceremony

Thu, 22/02/2018 - 00:36
Some of the biggest stars in music took to the stage on the biggest night in British pop.

Man wounded in Cambuslang shooting

Thu, 22/02/2018 - 00:33
An eyewitness said the victim staggered into a nearby bar after being ambushed in Cambuslang.

Michael Gove tells water firms to clean up their act

Thu, 22/02/2018 - 00:02
The environment secretary says water firms may face further regulation if prices and leaks aren't fixed.

Should the water industry be renationalised?

Thu, 22/02/2018 - 00:00
The pros and cons of Labour's vow to bring the water industry back into public ownership.

Brit Awards 2018: Stormzy scoops Ed Sheeran to win top prizes

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 23:41
The grime star beats Ed Sheeran to two prizes, while pop singer Dua Lipa also wins a double.

Universities braced for 14 days of strikes over pensions

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 23:20
Lecturers at 64 universities walk out over changes they say could halve their retirement income.

University strike: What's it all about?

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 23:20
As university lecturers at 64 universities strike over pensions, we look at the issues.

CCTV emerges of missing Liam Colgan in Hamburg

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 22:03
His family fear he has been injured during a Hamburg stag do, and is "confused, vulnerable and lonely".

Camden stabbings: 'Stop using knives' begs grieving mother

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 21:38
A mother who lost two sons within five months pleads for teenagers to stop carrying knifes.

Brits stars react to white roses movement

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 20:21
Paloma Faith was among those asked about the symbol of solidarity with victims of harassment and abuse.

West Bromwich MP Adrian Bailey attacked by hooded gang on his way home

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 18:27
Adrian Bailey was making his way home from the Houses of Parliament when he was mugged.

Will Ed Sheeran play at royal wedding?

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 18:19
The singer responds to reports that he's performing at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding.

Frisbee the seal returns to North Sea after RSPCA care

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 18:06
The "minor miracle" for the seal left with "horrendous" injuries from a Frisbee-style beach toy.

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