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Search for missing Nida continues

BBC - Sat, 2014-01-11 01:27
It is two weeks since teenager Nida Ul-Naseer went missing in Newport and police say they are still looking for clues to where she has gone.

S Sudan urged to release prisoners

BBC - Sat, 2014-01-11 01:08
The UN Security Council calls on President Salva Kiir to free political prisoners in the hope of bringing about a ceasefire in South Sudan with rebels led by his former vice-president.

VIDEO: Call for peace ahead of Duggan vigil

BBC - Sat, 2014-01-11 00:56
The family of Mark Duggan has called for calm ahead of a vigil in Tottenham later to remember the man shot dead by police in August 2011.

The Liquidator seeks Kempton win

BBC - Sat, 2014-01-11 00:38
Trainer David Pipe targets a win in the rescheduled Tolworth Hurdle at Kempton with The Liquidator.

PCSO charged with rape and blackmail

BBC - Sat, 2014-01-11 00:03
A police community support officer in London is charged with rape, blackmail and misconduct in a public office, police say.

Watson qualifies for Australian Open

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 22:50
British number three Heather Watson seals her place in the Australian Open's first round with a tense win in her final qualifier.

Airport 'could become concert venue'

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 21:40
A councillor says loss-making Newquay Airport could become a rock concert venue to help balance the books.

100-year-old Suffolk toy shop closes

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 21:34
A historic toy shop in a Suffolk town staffed by a family for six generations is to close after more than 100 years.

New murder appeal to 'trigger' leads

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 21:28
Police investigating the murder of an elderly widow in Cambridgeshire are appealing for new information a year after she was found stabbed and burned in her Wisbech home.

CAR's interim president resigns

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 20:55
Thousands of people take to the streets of the Central African Republic's capital, Bangui, as interim President Djotodia resigns at a summit aimed at stopping months of violence.

'Licence to teach' plan makes news

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 20:54
A plan to require teachers to have licences and a "secret report" recommending the building of two new cities are among Saturday's headlines.

VIDEO: Stolen Renoir to return to US museum

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 20:42
A judge in the US has ruled that a painting by French Impressionist Pierre-Auguste Renoir was stolen, and should be returned to the museum it was taken from more than 60 years ago.

The Voice returns with new faces

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 19:22
The BBC One talent show is set to return to TV screens

Bankers 'sneaking around bonus cap'

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 18:28
Bankers are using "sneaky" ways of avoiding the European Union's new cap on bonus sizes, the left-leaning High Pay Centre think tank claims.

US expands air force drug inquiry

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 18:11
The US Air Force is now investigating 10 officers - including nuclear launch control staff - over alleged drug possession, service officials report.

The Pakistani servant girl tortured to death

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 17:19
The short and brutal life of a servant girl in Pakistan

'He can't see clearly to hug me'

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 17:09
The research hope for children with 'wobbly' eyes

Christie sued over bridge scandal

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 17:02
Six New Jersey residents sue Governor Chris Christie over claims his office created gridlock on to a major bridge as part of a political vendetta.

Top 10 tips for starring in musicals

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 17:01
Willemijn Verkaik's top 10 tips for starring in musicals

France struggles to break nuclear habit

BBC - Fri, 2014-01-10 16:53
Kicking the nuclear habit is hard, France discovers

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