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Where does the word 'budget' come from?

Wed, 2015-03-18 16:02
The history of the word budget has echoes of fat cats, leather bottles, and bags of tricks.

Is Titan submarine the most daring space mission yet?

Wed, 2015-03-18 16:00
Is this the most daring space mission yet?

Pensions set for another overhaul

Wed, 2015-03-18 16:00
Big changes to pensions have been announced previously by Chancellor George Osborne, and it was no different this time. So what does this mean for you?

Britain's painful savings revolution

Wed, 2015-03-18 16:00
George Osborne's Budget is designed to make us squirrel away our earnings - but we may not be ready to turn into a nation of savers

Dark web spurs spying 'arms race'

Wed, 2015-03-18 16:00
Terrorists are turning to the dark web making it harder to track and tap their communications, says Frank Gardner

Does Cadbury chocolate taste different in different countries?

Wed, 2015-03-18 15:59
Does Cadbury chocolate taste different in different countries?

The lion hugger

Wed, 2015-03-18 15:57
The lioness that leaps into a man's arms and embraces him

Pellegrini's time is up - Savage

Wed, 2015-03-18 15:48
Robbie Savage says Manuel Pellegrini will be sacked at the end of the season after his side's Champions League exit.

VIDEO: Nicaragua canal 'to link east and west'

Wed, 2015-03-18 15:45
The BBC's China Editor Carrie Gracie has a rare interview with Chinese billionaire Wang Jing, who intends to build a shipping canal through Nicaragua connecting the Atlantic and the Pacific oceans.

Tunisia in 'war against terror'

Wed, 2015-03-18 14:59
Tunisia's president vows to fight terrorists "without mercy", following a gun attack on the Bardo Museum in the capital Tunis that killed 19 people.

VIDEO: 'Security fears' seal Netanyahu win

Wed, 2015-03-18 14:58
Lyse Doucet reports that 'security fears' delivered Benjamin Netanyahu's unexpectedly comfortable victory in parliamentary elections.

Three children 'killed by neighbour'

Wed, 2015-03-18 14:54
Three brothers aged one, five and 12 are dead after a neighbour attacked them with a knife in their North Carolina home, say police.

Wang Jing: The man behind the Nicaragua canal project

Wed, 2015-03-18 14:32
The Chinese tycoon behind the Nicaragua canal project

Borussia Dortmund 0-3 Juventus (1-5 agg)

Wed, 2015-03-18 14:25
Carlos Tevez is influential as Juventus beat Dortmund to seal their progress to the Champions League quarter-finals.

Is this the most hated job in the US?

Wed, 2015-03-18 14:18
The appointment of a new US attorney general is being held up, but the position has long been controversial - and the reasons are mostly political.

VIDEO: Claudia Lawrence CCTV released

Wed, 2015-03-18 14:09
Detectives looking for the killer of Claudia Lawrence have released new CCTV footage to coincide with the 6th anniversary of her disappearance.

Blatter rejects televised debate

Wed, 2015-03-18 14:03
Fifa president Sepp Blatter rejects a BBC and Sky joint offer to take part in a televised presidential election debate.

School Report set for ninth News Day

Wed, 2015-03-18 14:00
BBC News School Report is gearing up for its ninth annual News Day, with 30,000 secondary school pupils across the UK making and broadcasting the news.

Sport NI boss faces grievance probes

Wed, 2015-03-18 14:00
The chief executive of Sport NI, Antoinette McKeown, is on leave while an investigation is under way into a number of grievance cases being made against her.

Barcelona 1-0 Manchester City (agg 3-1)

Wed, 2015-03-18 13:51
Manchester City become the final English team to be eliminated from the Champions League after defeat by Barcelona.

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