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Restraint call in UK over cartoon

Tue, 2015-01-13 20:48
British Muslims are urged to react with restraint to the publication by Charlie Hebdo magazine of a new cartoon depicting the Prophet Muhammad.

'Anxiety stops me doing normal things'

Tue, 2015-01-13 20:24
Why Nat's anxiety can stop him from leaving the house

HK chief's speech warns of 'anarchy'

Tue, 2015-01-13 20:12
Hong Kong's leader CY Leung says the territory must choose between greater democracy and growth, in a speech preceded by an MP protest.

VIDEO: El Capitan climbers near the top

Tue, 2015-01-13 19:54
Two men have slowly been making their way up 900m of granite as they climb the Dawn Wall of El Capitan, a rock formation in California's Yosemite National Park.

Japan approves record defence budget

Tue, 2015-01-13 19:03
Japan's cabinet approves a record 4.98 trillion yen (£28bn, $42bn) budget for defence spending, amid a long-running maritime dispute with China.

US makes bid to rekindle Iran talks

Tue, 2015-01-13 18:45
The US secretary of state is to meet his Iranian counterpart in Geneva in a bid to revive stalled talks over Iran's nuclear programme.

New issue of Charlie Hebdo published

Tue, 2015-01-13 18:22
French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo publishes a new edition, with a cartoon depicting the Prophet Muhammad on its cover, a week after the deadly attacks.

Snow and gales to sweep across UK

Tue, 2015-01-13 18:19
Commuters are being warned of potential disruption as snow is forecast to fall across many parts of the UK, with gales also set to sweep in.

Campaign puts value on 'soft skills'

Tue, 2015-01-13 17:39
Workplace skills such as communication and team work need much greater recognition, argues a campaign by employers.

Poor diabetes care 'costing lives'

Tue, 2015-01-13 17:32
Poor diabetes care in England is leading to avoidable deaths, record rates of complications and huge costs to the NHS, a charity warns.

Young jobless 'face isolation risk'

Tue, 2015-01-13 17:31
A third of unemployed young people regularly "fall apart" emotionally, a report says, while half always or often feel down or depressed.

Far right 'weakest for 20 years'

Tue, 2015-01-13 17:29
British far-right groups are at their weakest for 20 years, according to a report by anti-racism campaigners

Pope Francis to hold Sri Lanka Mass

Tue, 2015-01-13 17:23
Pope Francis is to celebrate Mass for a million worshippers in Colombo, on the second day of his visit to Sri Lanka.

Did £9,000 fees cut applications?

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:59
What happened to university applications after tuition fees increased?

Should voting (or actively abstaining) be compulsory?

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:51
Should voting - or actively abstaining - be compulsory?

#JeSuisCharlie creator: iconic phrase 'cannot be a trademark'

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:39
Hashtag creator against attempts to trademark phrase

Don't fear low inflation - Osborne

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:33
The sharp fall in the UK rate of inflation should not be feared, chancellor George Osborne will say in a speech later.

VIDEO: The trucker modernising his industry

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:29
The driver hauling his industry into the digital age

How do blind people put on make-up?

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:20
How do blind people put on make-up?

Crowdfunding helps Parkinson's fight

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:08
Scientists in Edinburgh turn to crowdfunding to finance research into new drugs for Parkinson's Disease.