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Undercover officers named in sex case

Fri, 2014-08-15 02:12
The Metropolitan Police confirms the names of two officers accused of deceiving women by having relationships with them while working undercover.

VIDEO: Tech review: This week's headlines

Fri, 2014-08-15 02:07
A tube system that could help salmon migrate upstream, plus other technology news

Man rescued from flat fire in town

Fri, 2014-08-15 01:49
A man is rescued from a fire which broke out in a town centre building in Pontypool during the early hours gutting a charity shop and damaging the flats above it.

UK economic growth revised upwards

Fri, 2014-08-15 01:42
The UK economy grew by 3.2% in the second quarter compared with the same period last year, slightly higher than the original 3.1% estimate.

VIDEO: 'Extraordinary scenes' after teen death

Fri, 2014-08-15 01:38
A change in police tactics in the aftermath of the killing of US teenager Michael Brown in Missouri turns four days of violence into peace. BBC's Aleem Maqbool reports.

Fire destroys mansion summer house

Fri, 2014-08-15 01:25
A wooden summer house at the Florence Court estate in County Fermanagh is destroyed in a suspected arson attack.

Teenagers and the news game

Fri, 2014-08-15 01:13
How some teenagers are choosing to follow stories

Robin Williams' death has sparked wider debate

Fri, 2014-08-15 01:07
Actor Robin Williams' death puts focus on mental health issues

VIDEO: Fear of Ebola spreads to economy

Fri, 2014-08-15 00:50
As the death toll from Ebola mounts across west Africa, there is growing concern about what the cost will be to the region's economies.

West Ham sign striker Sakho from Metz

Fri, 2014-08-15 00:42
Striker Diafra Sakho signs a four-year contract at West Ham after they agree an undisclosed deal with French side FC Metz.

Kirk calls for debate on Iraq action

Fri, 2014-08-15 00:40
Leading members of the Church of Scotland are urging the Westminster parliament to be recalled so MPs can debate the deepening crisis in Iraq.

Minister's 'no' to fracking change

Fri, 2014-08-15 00:39
Scotland's energy minister opposes plans to make it easier for fracking companies to drill beneath residential areas.

Dewani 'fit to stand trial' in SA

Fri, 2014-08-15 00:36
Honeymoon murder suspect Shrien Dewani is found fit to stand trial in South Africa by a panel of psychiatric experts.

VIDEO: Panama Canal at 100: What next?

Fri, 2014-08-15 00:29
The Panama Canal opened 100 years ago today, but what does the next century hold for the waterway and the small Central American country that now runs it?

VIDEO: Part of world's biggest turret sets sail

Fri, 2014-08-15 00:22
The largest piece of a structure set to become the world's biggest turret has set sail from Dubai.

Waddle's son & £15 kit bags - FA Cup begins

Fri, 2014-08-15 00:05
The FA Cup begins this weekend with World Cup winners, Real Madrid conquerors and Chris Waddle’s son dreaming of glory.

Plastic bottle spoils Downton photo

Thu, 2014-08-14 23:49
The makers of costume drama Downton Abbey are left red-faced after a plastic bottle appears in a promotional photo, while producers say the new series will be lighter in tone.

US hails Okinawa base move start

Thu, 2014-08-14 23:48
The United States says it welcomes the start of a military base relocation project in Japan's Okinawa, amid protests by local residents.

Rider critical after Ulster GP crash

Thu, 2014-08-14 23:45
A French rider is in a critical condition in hospital following a crash at the Ulster Grand Prix motorcycling event.

Japan ministers in Yasukuni visit

Thu, 2014-08-14 23:29
Two cabinet ministers visit the Yasukuni shrine to mark Japan's World War Two surrender, angering South Korea and China.
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