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Loud welcome for loud US tourists

Wed, 2014-07-23 05:01
The business community in a County Kerry village hits back at a cafe owner who has refused to serve "loud Americans".

Is it normal to search envoys?

Wed, 2014-07-23 04:58
US Secretary of State John Kerry was stopped and scanned for weapons in Egypt.

India MPs 'force-fed' Muslim worker

Wed, 2014-07-23 04:45
Both houses of India's parliament are adjourned in uproar after reports that some Hindu MPs tried to forcibly feed a Muslim man fasting for Ramadan.

BBC trials high-frame-rate TV

Wed, 2014-07-23 04:41
The BBC is experimenting with new ways to deliver TV coverage of live events, with a series of trials at the Commonwealth Games.

Costa Concordia heads for scrapyard

Wed, 2014-07-23 04:37
The wreck of the Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia is being towed away for scrap, in one of the biggest maritime salvage operations ever staged.

VIDEO: Jews and Arabs refuse to be enemies

Wed, 2014-07-23 04:22
Refusing to hate each other despite Gaza conflict

Geldof died of heroin overdose

Wed, 2014-07-23 04:17
TV presenter Peaches Geldof died of a heroin overdose after relapsing from a period of abstinence, a coroner rules.

Trott makes century for Warwickshire

Wed, 2014-07-23 04:10
Jonathan Trott hits his first century for Warwickshire since leaving England's winter Ashes tour because of stress.

Prisoner 'blinding' prompts questions

Wed, 2014-07-23 04:10
An inmate at Nottingham Prison is taken to hospital after reportedly trying to blind himself.

VIDEO: Healthy start for newborns

Wed, 2014-07-23 03:59
A new study shows that newborn babies can reap the health benefits of a delay in cutting their umbilical cord - whilst they're safe in their mothers' arms.

Commonwealth edged out of Booker

Wed, 2014-07-23 03:44
Commonwealth writers are sidelined from the Man Booker Prize longlist with US authors, including Joshua Ferris and Richard Powers, included for the first time.

Bats 'fly by polarised light'

Wed, 2014-07-23 03:43
Zoologists find that bats use the pattern of polarised light in the sky at sunset to help them navigate.

Young adults face housing squeeze

Wed, 2014-07-23 03:38
A growing proportion of young people have been squeezed out of the housing market in England and are renting privately instead, a report suggests.

Green light for Crimea gambling zone

Wed, 2014-07-23 03:37
Russian President Vladimir Putin signs a law setting up a gambling zone in Crimea, the territory Russia annexed from Ukraine in March.

AUDIO: Police warn teens over explicit texts

Wed, 2014-07-23 03:37
Teenagers who send explicit pictures of each other could be threatened with prosecution, a police officer warns.

Tower open after smoking cable alert

Wed, 2014-07-23 03:25
Glasgow Science Centre tower opens as normal after fire crews were called on Tuesday to tackle a smoking cable.

AUDIO: Gay man had shocks on NHS as 'cure'

Wed, 2014-07-23 03:22
A man who was given electric shocks on the NHS in the 1970's to 'cure' his homosexuality says he 'deeply regrets' it.

S Leone chief Ebola doctor infected

Wed, 2014-07-23 03:17
The doctor leading the fight against Ebola in Sierra Leone is now being treated for the deadly virus, a statement from the presidency says.

Being blind in Israel and Gaza

Wed, 2014-07-23 03:13
Blind women on life in Israel and Gaza.

Adele wins damages over photos of son

Wed, 2014-07-23 03:12
Lawyers representing Adele's two-year old son, Angelo Adkins, accept a five-figure sum in damages to settle a privacy case over paparazzi photos marking his "milestone moments".
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