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VIDEO: UKIP outline direct democracy plans

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 06:10
Nigel Farage has said UKIP wants to give people direct democracy - with referendums to decide some policy.

Monday's gossip column

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 06:07
Eden Hazard is plan b for Barca, Cristiano Ronaldo says Portugal are "average", Man United eye Nigel de Jong, plus more.

Are Manchester and Leeds a dream team?

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 06:06
Could Manchester, Leeds and others link up to rival London?

Man jailed for decades of sex crimes

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 05:51
A former community centre caretaker who raped and abused vulnerable adults and children is jailed for 15 years and four months.

McLaren supercar crash man 'stable'

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 05:44
A McLaren worker who suffered "critical injuries" when he crashed one of the company's supercars is in a stable condition.

Netanyahu Says Israel Has Proof Hamas Is Behind Kidnapping Of Teens

NPR News - Mon, 2014-06-23 05:35

The Israeli prime minister said that while he appreciates help from Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas, he also wants Abbas to renege on the unity government formed with Hamas.

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Meanstruation: HelloFlo's Mother-Daughter War Is Funny, And Sad

NPR News - Mon, 2014-06-23 05:27

The company's popular new ad for "period starter kits" has lightened the mood on a difficult subject, but NPR's Laurel Dalrymple thinks tween angst is hard enough without petty family battles.

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France sparks .wine address row

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 05:17
France has expressed anger at the organisation responsible for assigning internet domains over the planned launch of .wine and .vin addresses.

VIDEO: Pilot lands hot-air balloon in road

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 05:14
A pilot lands his hot-air balloon in a Northampton street after a sudden disappearance of wind.

Top Afghan election official quits

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 05:08
A senior Afghan election official at the centre of fraud claims in the presidential run-off resigns "for the sake of national unity".

VIDEO: What are the obstacles to HS3?

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 05:02
The BBC's Richard Westcott looks at some of the issues the government may encounter if the HS3 rail link goes ahead.

VIDEO: Al-Jazeera reporter's parents shocked

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 04:58
Peter Greste's parents, Lois and Juris, have expressed their shock as the sentences of three al-Jazeera journalists in Egypt became public.

Where next in the struggle for Iraq?

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 04:47
What direction could the struggle for Iraq take next?

EU urges Russia to rein in militants

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 04:42
The EU says it could impose new sanctions if Russia does not act quickly to stop arms and militants flowing into eastern Ukraine.

Why are city mayors back on agenda?

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 04:28
Why are city mayors back on agenda?

'Lack of challenge bad for pupils'

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 04:25
Teachers who focus on making lessons accessible and relevant risk producing pupils who cannot think for themselves, a leading head teacher has said.

Egyptian Court Sentences Journalists To Lengthy Prison Terms

NPR News - Mon, 2014-06-23 04:16

Three journalists who work for Al-Jazeera have been sentenced to prison terms — two for seven years and a third for 10 years — by an Egyptian court. The three men were accused of aiding terrorists.

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Japan lawmaker admits sexist remark

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 04:12
A male member of Tokyo's city council admits to telling a female colleague to "hurry up and get married", in an incident that outraged many Japanese.

AUDIO: New award to show importance of maths

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 04:03
Entrepreneur Yuri Milner and author Rob Eastaway discuss the Breakthrough Prize Foundation's new mathematics award.

Oz publisher Felix Dennis dies

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-23 03:59
Publishing millionaire and 60s radical Felix Dennis dies aged 67.
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