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Commission to urge Scottish tax power

26 November 2014 Last updated at 20:53 The Smith Commission is setting out plans to increase the powers of the Scottish Parliament The commission on devolving powers to the Scottish Parliament is to recommend it has full control over income … Continue reading

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Commission to urge Scottish tax power

26 November 2014 Last updated at 20:53 The Smith Commission is setting out plans to increase the powers of the Scottish Parliament The commission on devolving powers to the Scottish Parliament is to recommend it has full control over income … Continue reading

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Oil price falls ahead of Opec meeting

26 November 2014 Last updated at 22:45 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. What is Opec? In 60 seconds The price of oil has fallen as Opec oil producers prepare for their meeting on Thursday and data … Continue reading

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Oil price falls ahead of Opec meeting

26 November 2014 Last updated at 22:45 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. What is Opec? In 60 seconds The price of oil has fallen as Opec oil producers prepare for their meeting on Thursday and data … Continue reading

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East Coast rail winner announced

27 November 2014 Last updated at 07:43 The East Coast franchise has been in public hands since 2009 A consortium made up of Stagecoach and Virgin has won the franchise to run the East Coast mainline rail route. The firms … Continue reading

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East Coast rail winner announced

27 November 2014 Last updated at 07:43 The East Coast franchise has been in public hands since 2009 A consortium made up of Stagecoach and Virgin has won the franchise to run the East Coast mainline rail route. The firms … Continue reading

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Australia batsman Phillip Hughes dies

Australia Test batsman Phillip Hughes has died aged 25, two days after being hit on the head by a delivery during a domestic match in Sydney. Australia team doctor Peter Brukner said he passed away in hospital, never regaining consciousness. … Continue reading

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Australia batsman Phillip Hughes dies

Australia Test batsman Phillip Hughes has died aged 25, two days after being hit on the head by a delivery during a domestic match in Sydney. Australia team doctor Peter Brukner said he passed away in hospital, never regaining consciousness. … Continue reading

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West struggles with Russia’s ‘ambiguous warfare’ tactics

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – When Russians crossed the border to fight with rebels in eastern Ukraine earlier this year, Moscow said the soldiers had not been deployed but had gone on their own vacation time.     When Estonia was the victim of … Continue reading

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West struggles with Russia’s ‘ambiguous warfare’ tactics

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – When Russians crossed the border to fight with rebels in eastern Ukraine earlier this year, Moscow said the soldiers had not been deployed but had gone on their own vacation time.     When Estonia was the victim of … Continue reading

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