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Kashmiri separatist leader arrested

Thu, 2015-04-16 23:06
Police in Indian-administered Kashmir arrest a prominent separatist leader who they say has been responsible for encouraging his supporters to wave Pakistan flags in the valley.

VIDEO: Star Wars fans greet trailer with glee

Thu, 2015-04-16 22:46
Footage from the new Star Wars film has been included in a trailer shown at an official fan convention in California.

VIDEO: Dead fish problem in Rio rowing lake

Thu, 2015-04-16 22:40
Tonnes of dead fish are being removed from a lake in the centre of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, which is due to host rowing and canoeing events at the 2016 Olympic Games.

Chelsea 'will be happy with draw'

Thu, 2015-04-16 22:38
Robbie Savage looks at the battles that will decide whether Manchester United can stop the Blues taking another step towards the Premier League title on Saturday.

Airline launching Star Wars plane

Thu, 2015-04-16 22:26
Star Wars plane being launched by All Nippon Airways later this year ahead of the release of The Force Awakens.

Baby found in amusements toilet

Thu, 2015-04-16 22:18
An urgent appeal is made for a mother after a newborn baby girl is found inside a toilet block in an amusement arcade in Southport.

Strike ballot on university job cuts

Thu, 2015-04-16 22:04
Staff at the University of Surrey are being balloted on industrial action in a row over job losses.

Conservatives launch Welsh manifesto

Thu, 2015-04-16 21:49
People in Wales know "more than most the damage Labour can do", David Cameron will say today.

NI parties in TV election debate

Thu, 2015-04-16 21:44
The first televised election debate from Northern Ireland is broadcast, featuring the five main parties.

I'm a better person now - Murphy

Thu, 2015-04-16 21:38
Ten years on from his world title win, Shaun Murphy talks to Ben Dirs about past mistakes, being a better person, renaissance and finding love.

No 'false promise' on Welsh funding

Thu, 2015-04-16 21:32
Labour's Ed Miliband says he will not make a "false promise" over increasing Wales' budget, when challenged in the BBC leaders' debate by Leanne Wood from Plaid Cymru.

Labour vow to end unpaid internships

Thu, 2015-04-16 21:30
Ed Miliband will promise to put an end to long-term unpaid internships if he wins the election, by banning placements that last for more than four weeks.

Huge meth haul in New Zealand raids

Thu, 2015-04-16 21:20
Police in New Zealand seize 123kg of methamphetamine in drug busts on two apparently unrelated gangs, arresting nine people.

VIDEO: Candlelit vigil for Karen Buckley

Thu, 2015-04-16 20:03
A candlelit vigil is to be held in Glasgow's George Square as an act of remembrance for Irish student Karen Buckley, whose body was found by police on Thursday.

Memorial service for Alps crash dead

Thu, 2015-04-16 20:00
Thousands of people, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel, will attend a memorial service for the Germanwings plane crash victims.

Chinese journalist Gao Yu jailed

Thu, 2015-04-16 19:22
China jails a prominent journalist for seven years for leaking a confidential Communist Party strategy paper to a foreign website.

Quarter of Asian voters 'undecided'

Thu, 2015-04-16 19:12
Nearly a quarter of Asian voters do not know which party they will support at the general election, according to a BBC survey.

VIDEO: World Bank head pledges AIIB support

Thu, 2015-04-16 19:06
The head of the World Bank, Jim Yong Kim, says he will work with China's new Asian Infrastructure Bank to help fight poverty.

China 'building runway in Spratlys'

Thu, 2015-04-16 18:54
Satellite images show China is making progress on building an airstrip on a reef in disputed territory in the South China Sea, a report says.

VIDEO: Asian dog flu strikes Chicago

Thu, 2015-04-16 18:16
A rare outbreak of Asian dog flu has reached almost epidemic levels in Chicago.