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Ransom ban among anti-terror measuresArmed police in London in August 2014

Insurance companies are to be banned from covering the cost of terrorist ransoms under a raft of measures being unveiled by the home secretary.


Google search engineGoogle case over web abuse settled

The case of a businessman who wants to stop malicious web postings about him appearing in Google searches is settled at the High Court.

Handout photo showing the work 'A Woman Sitting In A Chair' by Henri Matisse taken on November 18, 2013 in Berlin, Germany.Swiss museum to accept 'Nazi art'

Switzerland's Bern Art Museum says it will accept hundreds of works of art bequeathed by German Nazi-era art hoarder Cornelius Gurlitt.

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