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Scots peaks get £3.28m lottery boost

Thu, 2015-06-04 15:20
A five-year project to improve Scotland's mountains receives an additional £3.28m from The Heritage Lottery Fund.

Glasgow venues stage BBC Music Day

Thu, 2015-06-04 15:19
Deacon Blue, Lulu, Jamie Cullum and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra perform at venues in Glasgow to mark the inaugural BBC Music Day.

VIDEO: Acronym dispute: Greek debt explained

Thu, 2015-06-04 15:18
As talks continue to resolve Greece's debt crisis, BBC News offers an overview of what is happening, and asks what Greece might do next.

Call for sugary food and drinks tax

Thu, 2015-06-04 15:17
Doctors call for a tax on sugary food and drinks to tackle what they have described as an "obesity epidemic".

Gordonstoun pressure over sex abuse

Thu, 2015-06-04 15:16
The Gordonstoun public school in Moray is facing further pressure over claims of historic abuse at its former prep school Aberlour House.

'I was told I shouldn't play football'

Thu, 2015-06-04 15:06
Sports Minister Tracey Crouch says women and girls are still too often sidelined or belittled in the sporting world.

Facebook criticised over sobbing baby

Thu, 2015-06-04 15:05
The NSPCC, a child protection charity, asks the UK government to hold Facebook to account after a row involving a "dreadful and disturbing" video.

Quiz of the week's news

Thu, 2015-06-04 15:02
Who's denied they've got a golden toilet?

Creating the blackest paint in the world

Thu, 2015-06-04 15:01
Creating the blackest black paint in the world

A singing manager & the female Messi

Thu, 2015-06-04 15:00
An expanded Women's World Cup means more teams and more plotlines. We take a look at some of the stories to watch in Canada.

The WW2 soldiers France has forgotten

Thu, 2015-06-04 14:59
The WW2 soldiers France has forgotten

Football League plans 'Rooney Rule'

Thu, 2015-06-04 14:55
The Football League wants clubs to interview one black minority ethnic candidate for each manager role.

Colombia to have truth commission

Thu, 2015-06-04 14:40
Colombia's government and Farc rebels agree to set up a truth commission if a peace deal is reached to end more than 50 years of conflict.

VIDEO: PM's EU negotiations 'inconsequential'

Thu, 2015-06-04 14:29
The Former Conservative Chancellor, Lord Lawson, tells Newsnight that any change David Cameron is likely to secure from negotiations with the EU will be "inconsequential".

'Sudden deaths' of man and woman

Thu, 2015-06-04 13:49
Police are at the scene of the "sudden deaths" of a man and a woman at a house in County Antrim.

Will a Texan be back in the White House?

Thu, 2015-06-04 13:41
Seven years after George W Bush left the White House, the 2016 Republican nomination battle will have an even more distinct - if unexpected - Texas twang.

US hit by 'massive data breach'

Thu, 2015-06-04 13:30
US government agencies have been hit by a "massive breach" affecting millions of federal workers, officials said.

VIDEO: Singer hits out at austerity cuts

Thu, 2015-06-04 13:29
The singer Charlotte Church hits out at the government's austerity measures saying it is 'not acceptable' that the most vulnerable in society will suffer.

Salmond rebuked over 'behave' remark

Thu, 2015-06-04 12:58
Former Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond is rebuked by Business Minister Anna Soubry for telling her to "behave yourself, woman".

Verstappen under fire from drivers

Thu, 2015-06-04 12:43
Toro Rosso's Max Verstappen is taken to task by several drivers for his behaviour during and after his Monaco Grand Prix crash.

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