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Mark Zuckerberg hails Facebook's one billion visitors in single day
One billion people have used Facebook in a single day for the first time in the site's 11-year history.

Mark Zuckerberg hails Facebook's one billion visitors in...

One billion people have used Facebook in a single day for the first time in the site's 11-year history.

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'More than 70 migrants' found in abandoned truck on Austrian motorway

'More than 70 migrants' found in...

More than 70 bodies, thought the be migrants, may be in the abandoned truck found on a motorway in eastern Austria, according to reports.

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Stuart Lancaster says he has not gambled by picking Sam Burgess for England

Stuart Lancaster says he has not gambled...

Stuart Lancaster denies England have gambled by selecting Sam Burgess and Henry Slade among an inexperienced centre contingent bound for the World Cup.

Business news

888 'best-placed for tie-up with bwin' amid rival bid signs

888 'best-placed for tie-up with...

Takeover suitor 888 Holdings today insisted it was best placed to seal a tie-up with FoxyBingo owner bwin.party amid signs it could be jilted at the altar in favour of a rival £1 billion proposal.

Technology news

Discuss online dangers as children start using internet, parents told

Discuss online dangers as children start...

Parents must be wise to the dangers of the internet and discuss them with their children from a young age, the government's cyber safety tsar has said.

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Sue Perkins threatens to 'kiss' Culture Secretary into submission over BBC cuts

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Great British Bake Off host Sue Perkins threatened to "kiss" Culture Secretary John Whittingdale "into an horrific submission" during a row over cuts to the BBC.

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