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Coalition parties hail GDP figures
David Cameron warned Labour will 'pick your pocket' if they win the May 7 election

Coalition parties hail GDP figures

GDP figures showing the British economy growing faster than expected have given a General Election boost to the coalition parties.

World news

Crash team probe 'systemic' factors

Crash team probe 'systemic'...

French aviation investigators have said they will examine "systemic weaknesses" such as cockpit entry rules and psychological screening procedures that could have led to the Germanwings crash.

Sport news

Sinfield to switch codes

Sinfield to switch codes

Leeds' influential captain Kevin Sinfield has announced he will end his long association with the Rhinos at the end of the season and cross codes to finish his playing career with rugby union sister club Yorkshire Carnegie.

Business news

Jobs hit as B&Q closes 60 stores

Jobs hit as B&Q closes 60 stores

DIY chain B&Q is to close as many as 60 stores over the next two years in a shake-up set to impact on 3,000 jobs in the UK and Ireland.

Technology news

Children's 'porn addiction' fears

Children's 'porn addiction'...

More than one in 10 children (12%) aged 12 to 13 have made or been part of a sexually explicit video , according to new research.

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Malik solo demo track posted online

Malik solo demo track posted online

Former One Direction star Zayn Malik has made his solo debut only days after quitting the band after a demo of one of his new songs appeared online.

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