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Workers on zero-hours contracts rising
The number of workers on zero-hours contracts has increased by almost a fifth to 744,000, new figures show.

Workers on zero-hours contracts rising

The number of workers on zero-hours contracts has increased by almost a fifth to 744,000, new figures show.

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Thousands stranded as migrants remain barred from Budapest railway station

Thousands stranded as migrants remain...

Thousands of migrants remain stranded at Budapest's main international railway station as authorities stick to European Union rules and prevent them from leaving for Germany and other countries west of Hungary.

Sport news

Manchester United expect focus from David de Gea

Manchester United expect focus from David...

Manchester United expect David de Gea to maintain his professionalism and fight for a first-team place at Old Trafford despite seeing his dream move to Real Madrid fall through in acrimonious circumstances.

Technology news

Intel shows off sixth generation Core processor at IFA show

Intel shows off sixth generation Core...

Intel hailed a "once-in-a-decade moment" as it showed off the sixth generation of its signature Core processors, as well as a next-generation selfie stick.

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Sue Perkins reveals she has lived with a brain tumour for eight years

Sue Perkins reveals she has lived with a...

Great British Bake Off co-host Sue Perkins has thanked fans for their support after revealing she has a brain tumour that means she cannot have children.

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