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Defiant Rahul Gandhi vows poll win

Mon, 2014-01-27 09:47
Rahul Gandhi gives his first formal TV interview, predicting victory for his Congress Party in this year's polls and opposing "dynasty" politics.

'Impasse' on Syria power transfer

Mon, 2014-01-27 09:41
Syrian peace talks in Geneva are deadlocked over the issue of transferring power, the UN mediator says, but there is the "will" to continue.

Tata chief's Thai death 'suicide'

Mon, 2014-01-27 09:30
Thai police suspect Tata managing director Karl Slym killed himself in a fall from a luxury hotel in Bangkok.

Many die as Nigeria villages raided

Mon, 2014-01-27 09:19
Police say suspected Islamist militants have attacked two villages in Nigeria's north-east, with some 74 people killed.

VIDEO: 'Mile after mile of flood water'

Mon, 2014-01-27 09:15
Large areas of Somerset remain under water with residents demanding the dredging of rivers - aerial views show mile after mile of flood water across the county.

Roache cleared of one abuse charge

Mon, 2014-01-27 09:09
Jurors in the trial of William Roache are directed by the judge to acquit him of one of seven sex abuse charges.

AUDIO: Brokeback Mountain the Opera

Mon, 2014-01-27 08:59
A modern opera adaptation of the Oscar-winning film Brokeback Mountain premieres in Madrid this week.

VIDEO: House of Commons

Mon, 2014-01-27 08:39
Theresa May is pressed to take part in a UN-led programme to resettle Syrian refugees.

TV weatherman Talbot on sex charges

Mon, 2014-01-27 08:38
TV weatherman Fred Talbot is charged with the sexual abuse of schoolchildren between 1968 and 1983.

PM: EU migration at reasonable level

Mon, 2014-01-27 08:20
David Cameron says the numbers of Romanians and Bulgarians arriving in the UK since the last work curbs were lifted are at a "reasonable level".

Minister faces anger over flooding

Mon, 2014-01-27 08:15
Environment Secretary Owen Paterson faces criticism from farmers in parts of south-west England affected by flooding.

VIDEO: Paxman on why WW1 was so significant

Mon, 2014-01-27 08:12
School reporters quiz BBC's Paxman on WW1 significance

Labour tax plan bad for UK - Cameron

Mon, 2014-01-27 08:09
Labour's plan to raise the top rate of income tax to 50p is "politically convenient" but "very bad" for the economy, David Cameron tells business leaders.

'Robocop' brings down watch thief

Mon, 2014-01-27 08:08
A politician and former detective dubbed "Robocop" tells how he wrestled a suspected watch thief to the ground outside an Edinburgh shop.

Cameron pledges action on red tape

Mon, 2014-01-27 08:06
Thousands of rules affecting business are to be scrapped or amended, David Cameron tells a Federation of Small Businesses conference.

Couple jailed for trafficking women

Mon, 2014-01-27 08:05
A man and a woman are jailed for trafficking two Czech women to Cardiff to work as prostitutes.

Fracking laws could be loosened

Mon, 2014-01-27 08:01
Ministers are considering changing trespass laws to make it easier for energy companies to carry out fracking beneath people's homes without permission.

Hardware 'root of Lloyds' shutdown'

Mon, 2014-01-27 07:48
A hardware failure was the cause of the shutdown of some Halifax, Lloyds, Bank of Scotland and TSB cash machines and debit cards on Sunday.

Payout for girl's glue injection

Mon, 2014-01-27 07:27
A girl accidentally injected with glue during a treatment is to receive a multimillion-pound payout from Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Lawro's predictions v Gail Emms

Mon, 2014-01-27 07:25
BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on badminton star and Spurs fan Gail Emms

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