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A quaich guide to the medal gifts

25 July 2014 - 1:20pm
What do the Scottish gifts given to Games medallists symbolise?

Wikipedia blocks US Congress edits

25 July 2014 - 1:12pm
Administrators have imposed a ban on Wikipedia alterations from the US House of Representatives, following "persistent disruptive editing".

Day in pictures: 25 July 2014

25 July 2014 - 12:50pm
24 hours of news photos: 25 July

How odd is a cluster of plane accidents?

25 July 2014 - 12:40pm
How odd is it for three planes to crash in eight days?

Sir Tom helps resort stay on song

25 July 2014 - 12:35pm
Sir Tom Jones is performing at a Colwyn Bay music festival which is expected to boost the local economy by £400,000.

Miliband: I can't beat PM on image

25 July 2014 - 12:28pm
Ed Miliband hits back at critics of his image and leadership style, insisting voters want "big ideas" not photo opportunities.

Jadeja fined over Anderson incident

25 July 2014 - 12:27pm
India's Ravindra Jadeja has been fined 50% of his match fee following an incident with England's James Anderson.

Dana brother cleared of two assaults

25 July 2014 - 12:26pm
John Brown, the brother of Eurovision winner Dana, is cleared of two charges of indecently assaulting a young girl.

'Puzzle' of A47 road death pair

25 July 2014 - 12:12pm
More items are found on the A47 by police investigating the death of a Lithuanian couple, but officers say they are still "puzzled" by it.

Murderer who stayed with body jailed

25 July 2014 - 11:56am
A 39-year-old man who stabbed his partner to death then stayed with her body for five days is jailed for life.

Jet2 creates jobs at International

25 July 2014 - 11:28am
The airline Jet2 says it is creating 86 new jobs at Belfast International Airport with flights to new destinations.

Azerbaijan to hold Formula 1 race

25 July 2014 - 11:21am
Azerbaijan will host a Formula 1 Grand Prix in 2016, the former Soviet state has announced.

VIDEO: Gillan denies Star Wars wig claims

25 July 2014 - 11:02am
Former Doctor Who star Karen Gillan has denied rumours that her hair was donated to the new Star Wars film.

Welsh athlete Williams fails drugs test

25 July 2014 - 10:59am
Welsh 400m hurdler Rhys Williams says he is "utterly devastated" after an anti-doping violation rules him out of the Commonwealth Games.

A community's tales

25 July 2014 - 10:56am
Sound-portraits of the residents of Carrick-on-Suir

Russian anti-Putin activists jailed

25 July 2014 - 10:53am
A Moscow court jails two anti-government protest leaders - Sergei Udaltsov and Leonid Razvozzhayev - over clashes with police in May 2012.

Hamilton fastest in Hungary practice

25 July 2014 - 10:51am
Lewis Hamilton beats Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg in first practice for Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix.

BSkyB – James Murdoch’s master plan comes closer to fruition

25 July 2014 - 10:50am
James Murdoch’s master plan comes closer to fruition

Astrology can aid healthcare - MP

25 July 2014 - 10:45am
Tory MP David Tredinnick speaks of his belief in astrology and his desire to incorporate it into mainstream medicine.

Bank makes 'unexpected' £55m profit

25 July 2014 - 10:44am
Ulster Bank made a profit of £55m in the first six months of 2014, compared to a loss of £381m in the same period last year.

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