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Lloyds To Cut 9,000 Jobs In Three-Year Plan
Lloyds Banking Group is to cut approximately 9,000 jobs - equating to just over 10% of its workforce - as part of moves to automate consumer-facing services at the UK's biggest high street lender.
Dementia: What Tests The GP May Do To Check
A proposal suggests GPs will be given extra money to look out for signs of dementia in a patient. So what could a test involve?
Government Failing To Deport Foreign Criminals
The Government has come under fire from victims of crime for failing to deport hundreds of foreign criminals.
Father Of British Hostage John Cantlie Dies
The father of British hostage John Cantlie has died - weeks after making an impassioned plea for his son's release.
Griffin Worked To Free Doctor Jailed In Syria
An inquest into the death of a British doctor who died in Syrian custody has heard former BNP leader Nick Griffin worked with the Syrian government to get him released and put him through a "deradicalisation programme".
Five Britons A Week Joining IS, Top Cop Warns
At least five Britons a week are travelling to Iraq and Syria to fight for Islamic State, according to the UK's most senior police officer.
Record Number Of GCSEs And A-Levels Regraded
Record numbers of A-level and GCSE grades were changed from exams taken this summer amid growing concerns about marking.
Ambassador Demands Top Gear Public Apology
The Argentinian ambassador to the UK has made a formal complaint to the BBC and wants a public apology following the row over a Top Gear special filmed in the country.
Hammer Attacker Guilty Of Attempted Murder
A burglar who bludgeoned three sisters in a "sustained and vicious" attack as they slept in a luxury hotel has been found guilty of attempted murder.
RAF Drones To Gather IS Intelligence In Syria
RAF Reaper drones will fly surveillance missions over Syria, the Defence Secretary has announced.
Brother Killed Identical Twin In Drunken Row
A plasterer who murdered his identical twin brother in a drunken row on New Year's Eve has been jailed for life.
Pregnant Kate Glad To 'Get Out Of The House'
The Duchess of Cambridge has appeared officially in public for the first time in the six weeks since her second pregnancy was announced.