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Labour renews debate challenge
An instant poll suggested David Cameron edged victory over Ed Miliband

Labour renews debate challenge

Labour has renewed its challenge to David Cameron to face Ed Miliband in a head-to-head TV debate, after polls suggested that neither leader managed to secure a decisive lead in their first televised clash of the general election campaign.

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Pilot 'hid illness from airline'

Pilot 'hid illness from airline'

The co-pilot who crashed a passenger plane into the French Alps, killing all 150 people on board, might have hid an illness from his employers, German prosecutors have said.

Business news

FTSE flat as China data disappoints

FTSE flat as China data disappoints

Blue-chip shares struggled for direction today as oil prices stabilised but disappointing data from China dragged on commodity stocks.

Technology news

Facebook tests solar-powered drones

Facebook tests solar-powered drones

Facebook has completed its first test of a solar-powered drone that carries internet signal in the skies above the UK, the social network's chief Mark Zuckerberg has announced.

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Zayn 'upset' for One Direction fans

Zayn 'upset' for One Direction...

Zayn Malik has spoken out for the first time since he announced he was leaving One Direction and said he feels "upset" for letting the fans down.

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