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MPs hear helicopter safety evidence

Sun, 2014-01-26 17:45
MPs from the House of Commons transport select committee are visiting Aberdeen to take evidence on helicopter safety.

VIDEO: Why historic visit matters to Myanmar

Sun, 2014-01-26 17:40
The World Bank has pledged $2bn (£1.2bn) in development aid to Burma for projects including energy supply and healthcare. Jonah Fisher reports.

VIDEO: How agencies spy in the digital age

Sun, 2014-01-26 17:37
US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden has alleged the National Security Agency engaged in industrial espionage. Gordon Corera reports.

Brazil probes police unrest shooting

Sun, 2014-01-26 17:31
Authorities in Brazil launch an inquiry into the weekend shooting by police of a man following a protest in Sao Paulo against this year's World Cup.

VIDEO: 'Dirty tactics' used by parking wardens

Sun, 2014-01-26 16:58
Inside Out meets the London parking wardens who say they issue unfair tickets to innocent motorists.

VIDEO: Weems makes history at Guggenheim

Sun, 2014-01-26 16:57
Carrie Mae Weems has been taking provocative photographs raising questions about race, gender and inequality for 40 years. A retrospective of her work is being held at the Guggenheim.

VIDEO: Rare frogs glow for conservation

Sun, 2014-01-26 16:56
Why conservationists are making rare amphibians glow

Music therapy 'helps cancer young'

Sun, 2014-01-26 16:53
Producing music videos can help teenagers and young people cope better with cancer treatment, a study in Cancer journal suggests.

Ukraine protests 'spread eastward'

Sun, 2014-01-26 16:07
Protests in Ukraine spread further beyond Kiev and into the Russian-influenced east, as activists seize the justice ministry building in the capital.

British brollies seek global reign

Sun, 2014-01-26 16:01
Taking traditional British umbrellas to the world

'Awful' bowling made Swann quit Ashes

Sun, 2014-01-26 16:00
Graeme Swann says his retirement midway through England's Ashes tour was the "most sobering decision" of his life.

NSA 'spied on companies' - Snowden

Sun, 2014-01-26 15:16
Fugitive US leaker Edward Snowden alleges that the National Security Agency engaged in industrial espionage, in an interview with German TV.

Homs deal at Syria peace talks

Sun, 2014-01-26 14:38
Syria will allow women and children to leave the besieged area of Homs "from now", UN mediator Lakhdar Brahimi says at the Geneva peace talks.

Pregnant woman's life support ended

Sun, 2014-01-26 14:13
A brain-dead woman kept alive by a hospital in Texas because she was pregnant is taken off life support following a court order.

Lib Dems challenged over AM warning

Sun, 2014-01-26 13:58
The Welsh Conservatives say they want more details from the Lib Dems about the action taken by the party after a complaint of inappropriate behaviour was made against one of its AMs.

Tough to let Mata leave - Mourinho

Sun, 2014-01-26 13:55
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says it was a "hard decision" to let Juan Mata join Premier League rivals Manchester United.

In pictures: Ukraine protests multiply

Sun, 2014-01-26 13:38
Anti-government protesters in Ukraine

More rain hits already flooded areas

Sun, 2014-01-26 12:59
Heavy rain has swept across parts of the UK, including recently flooded areas in southern England, with forecasters warning of ice on Sunday night.

Lloyds says 'card problems fixed'

Sun, 2014-01-26 12:56
Lloyds Banking Group says it has fixed problems that affected Halifax, Lloyds, Bank of Scotland and TSB customers using ATMs and debit cards.

Good cholesterol 'can turn nasty'

Sun, 2014-01-26 12:28
Good cholesterol also has a downside and it can increase the risk of heart attacks, according to US doctors.

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