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VIDEO: 'Tiger escape' alarm halts egg hunt

Mon, 2014-04-21 08:15
Staff have told the BBC about the moment they believed a tiger had escaped its enclosure at Shepreth Wildlife Park in Cambridgeshire.

'Ethnic slaughter' in South Sudan

Mon, 2014-04-21 08:11
Hundreds of people were killed because of their ethnicity after South Sudan rebels seized the oil hub of Bentiu last week, the UN says.

Burnley 2-0 Wigan Athletic

Mon, 2014-04-21 08:09
Burnley are promoted after first-half goals from Ashley Barnes and Michael Kightly secure a 2-0 win over Wigan.

Nigeria school kidnap - '230 seized'

Mon, 2014-04-21 08:07
Some 190 Nigerian schoolgirls remain missing after being abducted last week, their head teacher tells the BBC - far more than the official figure.

VIDEO: Truck 'deliberately driven into house'

Mon, 2014-04-21 08:07
Police in Derby are investigating after a lorry was driven deliberately into a house in the city causing extensive damage.

Monday's gossip column

Mon, 2014-04-21 08:07
Speculation over David Moyes' position at Manchester United, Berbatov wants Monaco stay, Lallana to cost United plus more.

Scottish universities leave CBI

Mon, 2014-04-21 07:21
Two Scottish universities become the latest organisations to quit the CBI over its stance in the Scottish independence referendum debate.

PM's Christianity remarks 'divisive'

Mon, 2014-04-21 07:19
David Cameron risks causing "alienation" in society by saying Britain is a "Christian country", a group of public figures has warned.

Boy survives flight in wheel well

Mon, 2014-04-21 07:10
A 16-year-old boy survives an extraordinary journey hidden in the wheel well of a five-hour flight from California to Hawaii.

VIDEO: Footage captures tower 'welding' fire

Mon, 2014-04-21 07:05
Dramatic footage filmed on a mobile phone is released showing a high-rise building on fire in north China.

Gun salutes to mark Queen's birthday

Mon, 2014-04-21 06:58
The Queen's 88th birthday is marked across the UK with traditional gun salutes.

North Koreans in 'Emmental' training

Mon, 2014-04-21 06:54
North Koreans in training for Kim Jong-un's school favourite

UK scares sports piracy site offline

Mon, 2014-04-21 06:51
One of the biggest sports file-sharing sites closes down after a UK police force warns its operators that they could face jail.

Murder inquiry after bodies found

Mon, 2014-04-21 06:51
Police arrest a 28-year-old man on suspicion of murder after two bodies are found in a house in Worksop in Nottinghamshire.

Major blaze 'risked other buildings'

Mon, 2014-04-21 06:41
More than 100 firefighters tackling a huge blaze on an industrial estate in Leeds save nearby buildings from "certain destruction".

Family says farewell to Peaches

Mon, 2014-04-21 06:29
Friends and family join Bob Geldof to pay their last respects to his daughter Peaches, as her funeral is held in Kent.

Teachers vote for strike in June

Mon, 2014-04-21 06:29
National Union of Teachers' conference votes for a summer-term strike over pay and workload.

Myanmar democracy elder Win Tin dies

Mon, 2014-04-21 06:09
Win Tin, the journalist who helped found Myanmar's pro-democracy movement and served 19 years in prison for his activism, dies at the age of 85.

VIDEO: Mourners attend Peaches' funeral

Mon, 2014-04-21 06:07
The funeral has taken place of the TV presenter and writer Peaches Geldof, who died suddenly, two weeks ago, at the age 25.

Russia says Kiev 'breaking accord'

Mon, 2014-04-21 06:03
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov accuses the Kiev authorities of breaking last week's Geneva accord on resolving the Ukraine crisis.

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