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Huge marine reserve for Pitcairn

Wed, 2015-03-18 05:50
The UK government is to establish the largest marine reserve in the world around the Pitcairn Islands in the Pacific.

VIDEO: Cyclone Pam: Aid trickles in to Tanna

Wed, 2015-03-18 05:48
As aid begins to trickle into remote islands of Vanuatu authorities in the Pacific nation of Vanuatu, some have still received no assistance, as Jon Donnison reports from Tanna.

VIDEO: £1m plan to celebrate Agincourt

Wed, 2015-03-18 05:36
The chancellor teases Labour and SNP opponents with a £1m plan to celebrate the 600th anniversary of Agincourt.

US church recognizes gay marriage

Wed, 2015-03-18 05:17
The largest Presbyterian denomination in the US will formally recognize same-sex marriages after decades of debate.

Women's Super League Two preview

Wed, 2015-03-18 05:08
BBC Sport looks at the prospects for all 10 Women's Super League Two clubs as the 2015 season gets under way.

Day in pictures: 18 March 2015

Wed, 2015-03-18 05:05
Images from around the world: 18 March

Key points of Budget: At-a-glance

Wed, 2015-03-18 04:59
An at-a-glance summary of the main points of the 2015 Budget, updated as it is delivered.

Alba backs Venezuela over US spat

Wed, 2015-03-18 04:58
Members of the left-wing Latin American Alba group express their support for Venezuela as tensions between the country and the US rise.

VIDEO: 'A Britain growing and paying its way'

Wed, 2015-03-18 04:57
Britain is "walking tall again" says the chancellor, opening his final Budget speech ahead of the general election.

Builder jailed for 140k OAP scam

Wed, 2015-03-18 04:50
A rogue builder who charged an elderly woman £140,000 for repairs to her home worth just £6,000 is jailed for 15 months.

'Truth never known' over Crufts dog

Wed, 2015-03-18 04:42
The owners of a pedigree dog who wrongly claimed their pet was poisoned at Crufts say they accept they will never know the true circumstances surrounding his death.

Doctors in 'no confidence' vote

Wed, 2015-03-18 04:40
Doctors unhappy at proposals to close consultant-led obstetrics and gynaecology services at a north Wales hospital pass a vote of no confidence in the health board.

Rebuilding Taloa after Cyclone Pam

Wed, 2015-03-18 04:38
The BBC's Phil Mercer in Vanuatu visits Taloa village on the island of Nguna to see how locals are faring in the wake of Cyclone Pam.

The road to obscurity

Wed, 2015-03-18 04:36
Is the rate of obsolescence getting faster?

VIDEO: Frankfurt fires target new ECB HQ

Wed, 2015-03-18 04:02
Violence has erupted ahead of the inauguration of the European Central Bank's news headquarters in Frankfurt.

Man dies after two-vehicle crash

Wed, 2015-03-18 04:02
A man dies following a two-vehicle road crash on the A4 (Belfast Road) at Brookeborough, County Fermanagh.

Google wants self-drive cars by 2020

Wed, 2015-03-18 04:02
Google's head of its self-drive car project reveals the real reason he wants self-drive cars standard on roads in five years.

'Shots fired' at Tunisian parliament

Wed, 2015-03-18 03:56
Shots have been fired around the Tunisian parliament and there are reports of casualties, state media says.

Oliviers honour for dancer Guillem

Wed, 2015-03-18 03:55
Dancer Sylvie Guillem is to be honoured for her extraordinary career at the Olivier Awards next month.

Annual tax returns to be scrapped

Wed, 2015-03-18 03:47
End-of-year tax returns will be scrapped in favour of "real-time" online accounts by 2020, the chancellor will announce.

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