<!– google_ad_section_start –> Public support for the Occupy Central movement has continued to gain momentum since its campaign began, despite deeply divided views, a Chinese University survey showed on Wednesday. <!– google_ad_section_end –>
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New research suggests that what’s known as the “knowledge economy” is growing faster in the north-east of England and Northern Ireland than anywhere else.
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‘Things I wish I’d known on day one’
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Comments on David Cameron’s plans to cap EU migration and government anti-poverty “failures” make the front pages.
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Family and colleagues paid tribute to the former first minister of Northern Ireland, Dr Ian Paisley at his memorial service which was held in Belfast’s Ulster Hall on Sunday.
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American Ebola survivor Nancy Writebol and her husband David talk about the moment she found out she had the virus.
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Torrential downpours have left houses in parts of Belfast flooded, traffic brought to a virtual standstill and at one stage buses delayed by almost two hours.
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<!– google_ad_section_start –> HBO is planning a stand-alone streaming service direct to internet customers from next year, taking a giant step towards breaking the pay-TV bundle that has been a cornerstone of the industry for more than 25 years. <!– google_ad_section_end –>
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Tory ministers have “never breathed a word” about reported plans for tough new curbs on EU immigration, says Nick Clegg.
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Police in Hong Kong clash with pro-democracy protesters and arrest dozens as they clear an underpass near the government headquarters.
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A UK company is training Kurdish Peshmerga forces to diffuse explosives left behind by Islamic State militants in Iraqi Kurdistan.
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Iggy Azalea, who cares, was shopping in California on Friday when she encountered a photographer who was eager to get a snap of the young Australian rapper. Not pleased with the attention, Azalea decided to do what we all do: yell a lot and wish Ebola upon a stranger.Read more…
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Parts of northern China are suffering the worst bout of smog since July, pushing pollution well past healthy levels and reducing visibility.
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How the battle against IS is being fought online
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JK Rowling explains the meaning behind a cryptic tweet sent earlier this week, scotching hopes that it referred to a new Harry Potter story.
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Young people are driving a change in attitudes towards people with mental health issues, Stan Collymore claims.
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Somalia’s first-ever cash withdrawal machine is installed in a hotel in the capital, Mogadishu, allowing people to withdraw money in US dollars.
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