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PayPal fined for illegal payments  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:34:53 GMT
PayPal agrees a £5.1m payout over allegations it allowed payments from accounts deemed enemies of the state by the US government. 
Tinder prank 'tricked flirting men'  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:25:36 GMT
After a series of men on Tinder were reportedly tricked into flirting with each other, an expert attacks the app's security. 
Fifty Shades director quits sequels  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:17:51 GMT
Sam Taylor-Johnson, the director of adult drama Fifty Shades of Grey, will not direct its planned two sequels. 
Breaking Bad to get full UK TV run  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:09:30 GMT
Cult US drama Breaking Bad is to be broadcast in full on UK terrestrial television for the first time. 
Drones bounce back from collisions  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:58:10 GMT
Researchers in the US copy bird and bat wings to build a drone that can rebound and recover from mid-air collisions. 
River health revealed in 'shocking' figures  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:47:24 GMT
Just 17% of England's rivers are judged to be in good health, according to "shocking" figures 
First Europe non-beating heart swap  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:38:39 GMT
Surgeons in Cambridgeshire perform the first heart transplant in Europe using a non-beating heart. 
DNA of 'an entire nation' assessed  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 01:54:24 GMT
The genetic code of "an entire nation" has effectively been deduced, say researchers in Iceland. 
France 1-3 Brazil  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:13:31 GMT
Brazil record their seventh win since their 2014 World Cup humiliation as they come from behind to beat France in Paris. 
Australia beat India to reach final  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:22:36 GMT
Australia power into the Cricket World Cup final with a 95-run victory over defending champions India in Sydney. 
The beast of the Danube  Mon, 23 Mar 2015 01:46:19 GMT
The Danube salmon's last hunting grounds in Europe can be found in the Balkans - but a rash of dam-building poses a risk to its habitat. 
The men who uncovered Assyria  Sun, 22 Mar 2015 00:41:43 GMT
Islamic State is destroying ancient cities excavated by three remarkable men in the middle of the 19th Century - among them the first Iraqi archaeologist. 
Bulgaria buskers 'must be qualified'  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:39:43 GMT
Bulgaria's second city decides buskers must have a formal music qualification to play in the city's central areas. 
Cannabis farm found in Palermo sewer  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:11:39 GMT
Police in the Italian city of Palermo find a cannabis farm in a sewer system beneath a residential street. 
US issues Uganda attack warning  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:15:39 GMT
The US embassy in Uganda warns that Westerners - including Americans - may be targeted for terror attacks in the capital, Kampala.