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Police officers fail fitness tests

Mon, 2014-05-26 15:52
Hundreds of police officers in England and Wales fail fitness tests which are due to become compulsory later in the year, new data shows.

Sinn Féin's Anderson tops Euro poll

Mon, 2014-05-26 15:50
Martina Anderson, Sinn Féin, has topped the poll in the European elections for Northern Ireland.

The brave new world of DIY faecal transplant

Mon, 2014-05-26 15:29
The people desperate to be cured with someone else's faeces

VIDEO: Do we really need digital carpets?

Mon, 2014-05-26 15:23
The BBC's Dougal Shaw checks out a digital carpet, that can be pre-programmed with a visual display, or take in data from the internet live.

Wills of Scots soldiers go online

Mon, 2014-05-26 15:22
The wills of 31,000 Scottish soldiers - including relatives of some famous Scots - are made available online.

Scotland 'becoming more diverse'

Mon, 2014-05-26 15:22
One in six households in Scotland are of mixed ethnicity, according to a study, which found ethnic diversity was increasing through Scottish society.

Skiing in the Sahara desert

Mon, 2014-05-26 15:14
The desert ski shop with no customers

Child sight loss 'on the increase'

Mon, 2014-05-26 15:14
Increasing numbers of British children are being registered as blind or partially sighted as more very premature babies survive, say campaigners.

The school of mum and dad

Mon, 2014-05-26 15:10
'Dad told me I could do anything - so I bought a baseball team'

VIDEO: The school of mum and dad

Mon, 2014-05-26 15:10
Chief executives of some of the world's biggest firms credit their success to their upbringing. They explain what their parents taught them.

What should capitalism do?

Mon, 2014-05-26 15:06
Do we need to rethink the current system?

Anger over 'invisible' rabies toll

Mon, 2014-05-26 15:06
A shortage of funds for vaccinating dogs is costing the lives of tens of thousands of children every year, say animal health experts.

Watch Dogs faces next-gen scrutiny

Mon, 2014-05-26 15:04
Watch Dogs and the dawn of next-gen gaming

Firms taking on more staff says CBI

Mon, 2014-05-26 15:01
Businesses are taking on more people as optimism hits its highest level since 1998, according to the business lobby group, the CBI.

Inside the minds of Froch and Groves

Mon, 2014-05-26 14:07
Before the rematch between Carl Froch and George Groves on Saturday, Ben Dirs dissects the war of words.

Wawrinka knocked out of French Open

Mon, 2014-05-26 13:43
Third seed Stan Wawrinka is the first major casualty at the French Open as he loses in four sets to Guillermo Garcia-Lopez.

'Irregularities' in Sarkozy funding

Mon, 2014-05-26 13:25
A senior member of France's opposition UMP party admits there were "anomalies" in the accounts of Nicolas Sarkozy's 2012 presidential campaign.

VIDEO: 'Eighth wonder of world' rare access

Mon, 2014-05-26 12:55
BBC News has been granted rare access to the Thames Tunnel - which was once known as the eighth wonder of the world.

Harrington fails to qualify for US Open

Mon, 2014-05-26 12:47
Ireland's Padraig Harrington misses out on the US Open for the first time in 15 years, but Shane Lowry will play at Pinehurst.

Clegg: Exhausted, red-eyed and pale

Mon, 2014-05-26 12:43
Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg left heartbroken and exhausted

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