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Quiz of the week's news

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 15:01
Why have women been seeing red at Cannes?

Hooked - Part 5

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 15:00
The full story - will a death in the family make Buba go to rehab?

How male and female bathing suits got smaller and smaller

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 15:00
How male and female bathing suits got smaller and smaller

Antarctic in 'dramatic' ice loss

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 14:44
Satellites have recorded a big sudden change in the behaviour of glaciers on the Antarctica Peninsula, according to a UK-based team.

'Bianchi situation is stagnant'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 14:35
The family of F1 driver Jules Bianchi are still hoping for miracle but admit the situation has become "stagnant".

VIDEO: IS: 'We love death as you love life'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 14:18
John Simpson examines the successes of Islamic State and the consequences for those affected and the wider region.

'Stokes shines in show of character'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 13:57
Joe Root and Ben Stokes showed "fantastic character" as they led England's fightback against New Zealand, says Jonathan Agnew.

US officers indicted in Gray case

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 13:36
Baltimore's top prosecutor announces revised charges, but the most serious charges - including second-degree murder - remain.

Adult website hack compromises users

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 13:31
Adult Friend Finder, a casual dating website, has called in police and hacking investigators after a suspected leak of client information.

Hodgson feared reaction to Grealish

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 13:30
Jack Grealish was not considered for an England call-up to face Republic of Ireland in case of a backlash, Roy Hodgson says.

VIDEO: Australia takes on Eurovision

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 13:17
BBC News caught up with Guy Sebastian, Australia's entry to this year's Eurovision Song Contest, and the fans who have followed him to Vienna.

Deutsche hit by investor revolt

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 12:57
Deutsche Bank shareholders deliver a strong vote of disapproval on the running of the German financial giant.

Boy Scouts' gay ban 'unsustainable'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 12:47
The head of the Boy Scouts of America says defiant chapters and possible legal challenges should give organisation pause.

'Children died' in US air strike

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 12:43
A US air strike on Syria probably killed two children, the Pentagon says, acknowledging civilian casualties for first time.

Top 10 Steven Gerrard moments

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 12:32
Before Steven Gerrard's final Liverpool match, BBC Sport remembers some of his stand-out moments for the club.

Axe killer 'possessed by demons'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 11:52
A man who hacked to death his mother and sister with an axe had said beforehand he was "possessed by the demons", an inquest hears.

Brave England fight to slay ghosts

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 11:35
The day-one recovery against New Zealand gives hope that the ghosts haunting England may soon be just a memory, writes Tom Fordyce.

Benitez lined up by Real Madrid

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 11:14
Former Liverpool and Chelsea boss Rafael Benitez could replace Carlo Ancelotti as manager of Real Madrid.

SNP secures Trident safety debate

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 10:53
The safety of the Trident nuclear weapons system is to be debated in the House of Commons next week.

Kendall in 2% defence spending call

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-21 10:44
Labour should commit to the Nato target of spending at least 2% of national income on defence, Labour leadership contender Liz Kendall says.