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Eurozone deflation eases in March 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:45:00 GMT 
    Deflation in the eurozone eased during March while the rate of unemployment dipped slightly in February, figures show.


Microsoft unveils Surface 3 tablet 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:00:50 GMT 
    Microsoft shifts its entry-range tablets to Intel processors, allowing them to run a wider range of software.


Facebook attacks data use criticisms 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:49:10 GMT 
    Facebook has reacted angrily to a report that said it may be in breach of EU privacy laws over its tracking policies.


Dutch royals to return Nazi art 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:39:49 GMT 
    The Dutch royal family says it will return a painting believed to have been confiscated from Jewish owners during World War Two.


Williams family to talk out of court 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:15:45 GMT 
    The wife and adult children of late actor and comedian Robin Williams agree to meet outside court to try and resolve their dispute over his belongings.


LHC fixes glitch, prepares for beams 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:05:13 GMT 
    The short circuit delaying the restart of the Large Hadron Collider has been fixed, after a blast of high current melted the metal particle responsible.


New renewables break capacity bar 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:28:08 GMT 
    New renewable generating capacity broke the 100GW barrier in 2014, equivalent to the entire fleet of nuclear power plants in the US, a UN report shows.


MS drug 'may already be out there' 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:00:41 GMT 
    Depression and heart disease drugs are to be tested in a new trial to find treatments for Multiple Sclerosis (MS).


Guinea declares Ebola 'emergency' 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 00:00:41 GMT 
    Guinean President Alpha Conde has declared a 45-day "health emergency" in five regions in the west and southwest of the Ebola-hit nation.


Clubs to share £1.67bn European cash 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:20:50 GMT 
    Britain's leading clubs are set for a huge financial boost for competing in the Champions League and Europa League.


Graves eyes four-day Test matches 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:42:20 GMT 
    Incoming England and Wales Cricket Board chairman Colin Graves confirms his preference for Test matches to last four days.


America's most generous con artist 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:53:47 GMT 
    Mark Landis spent 30 years donating works of art to respected museums and galleries - but the pictures were fakes that he had created himself.


I nearly drowned in chocolate 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:55:30 GMT 
    A Syrian refugee tells how he nearly drowned in a lorry of melted chocolate as he tried to enter the UK.


Porpoises use 'sound searchlights' 
  Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:12:58 GMT 
    Porpoises finely adjust the size of the beams of sound they use to hunt - using sound like a searchlight to trap their prey, a study finds.


China officials get behind the wheel 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:08:51 GMT 
    Chinese officials are rushing to get driving licences after their chauffeurs were removed due to spending cuts.
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