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17/10/2014 Panic over Ebola reaches fever-pitch despite calls for calm

Airport baggage handlers refusing to unload suitcases, a journalist quarantined by his wife, parents taking kids out of school: hysteria over Ebola...

17/10/2014 Innovative, energetic: Rembrandt's later works on show in London

An extraordinary exhibition into the later works of Rembrandt opened at the National Gallery in London on Wednesday, revealing the energy,...

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The Ebola virus species that has killed more than 4,000 people in west Africa caught everyone by surprise when it erupted thousands of kilometres...

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Las Vegas may be the best place for marriage but London is known as the divorce capital of the world, boosted by a ruling Friday on a Malaysian...

26/09/2014 Europe widens in-flight use of portable electronics

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has authorised airlines to allow passengers to use mobile electronic devices, including phones,...

30/09/2014 Britain's UKIP still on the defensive over racism question

The anti-immigration United Kingdom Independence Party has continually rebuffed allegations of racism, following a series of gaffes, but still...

17/09/2014 Europe fears Scottish independence contagion

The prospect of Scottish independence is raising fears in Europe that it could inflame other separatist movements at a time when the...

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UK healthcare: Finding the right NHS service

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Banking in the UK

Banking in the UK

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