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Irish manufacturing boosts eurozone  Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:07:44 GMT
Manufacturing in Ireland rose to its highest in over 15 years in February, according to Markit PMI survey 
Bill Gates tops Forbes rich list  Mon, 02 Mar 2015 14:21:21 GMT
Bill Gates is declared the richest man in the world for the second year running by Forbes magazine's annual ranking of global billionaires. 
Samsung S6 phone has curved screen  Sun, 01 Mar 2015 17:31:05 GMT
Samsung confirms that one version of its new Galaxy S6 flagship smartphone will have a screen that curves round its sides 
Sony and Microsoft focus on price  Mon, 02 Mar 2015 08:02:12 GMT
Sony and Microsoft reveal mid-range smartphones with features previously reserved for their top handsets at Mobile World Congress. 
Leonard Nimoy's funeral held in LA  Mon, 02 Mar 2015 15:04:45 GMT
Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy is buried in Los Angeles, as fans and friends pay tribute. 
Dakota Johnson's IS skit criticised  Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:07:28 GMT
A spoof advert for IS starring Fifty Shades of Grey actress Dakota Johnson is broadcast on Saturday Night Live, causing a furore on Twitter. 
UK to pioneer lagoon power plants  Mon, 02 Mar 2015 03:58:02 GMT
Plans to generate electricity from the world's first series of tidal lagoons are unveiled in the UK, with sites proposed in Wales, Somerset and Cumbria. 
Signs of spring 'shifting' in trees  Mon, 02 Mar 2015 10:54:47 GMT
Scientists say climate change will lead to a shift in the timing of when trees come into leaf in British woodlands. 
Distinct ME stages found, says study  Sat, 28 Feb 2015 02:31:15 GMT
Scientists say they have found distinct changes in the immune systems of patients with ME or chronic fatigue syndrome, which could lead to better diagnosis and treatment. 
S Leone vice-president in quarantine  Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:53:06 GMT
The vice-president of Sierra Leone puts himself into quarantine after one of his bodyguards dies from the Ebola virus. 
Terry rules out England return  Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:03:21 GMT
Chelsea skipper John Terry hails the atmosphere at Wembley but rules out a return to the England team. 
Pietersen to work on England return  Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:38:13 GMT
Kevin Pietersen will try to secure a return to the England side after ECB chairman Colin Graves' comments. 
The truth about the Sound of Music family  Sun, 01 Mar 2015 00:04:03 GMT
The Sound of Music was released 50 years ago - but what did the real von Trapp family portrayed in the move think of it? 
Why Iceland banned beer  Sun, 01 Mar 2015 00:02:38 GMT
A century ago, Iceland introduced full prohibition. Within a decade, red wine had been legalised, followed by spirits in the 1930s. But beer remained off-limits until 1989. Why? 
Finnish punk band set for Eurovision  Sun, 01 Mar 2015 14:46:24 GMT
A punk band made up of musicians with learning disabilities is chosen to represent Finland at the Eurovision Song Contest. 
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Iraq moves against IS in Tikrit  Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:33:10 GMT
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