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Clegg in coalition drugs policy row
Nick Clegg is at odds with his government partners over drugs policy

Clegg in coalition drugs policy row

A furious row has erupted at the top of the coalition after a long-awaited Home Office report on drug abuse re-opened differences between Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats.

World news

Kurdish fighters arriving in Kobani

Kurdish fighters arriving in Kobani

Ten Iraqi peshmerga fighters have entered the embattled Syrian border town of Kobani from Turkey, the first from a group of 150 Kurdish troops headed there, activists said.

Sport news

Bianchi remains critical but stable

Bianchi remains critical but stable

Marussia driver Jules Bianchi remains "critical but stable" in hospital following his horrific accident at the Japanese Grand Prix on October 5, his family said on Thursday.

Business news

Barclays reserves £500m for forex

Barclays reserves £500m for forex

Barclays has put aside £500 million to settle foreign exchange rigging allegations as it finalises talks with global regulators investigating the scandal.

Technology news

Festive boost for wearable tech

Festive boost for wearable tech

This year is a watershed moment for the wearable technology industry, with more money expected to be spent this Christmas on devices like smartwatches and fitness trackers than ever before.

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