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VIDEO: Victim's plea after gang rape filmed

Wed, 2015-02-25 16:46
A Pakistani rape victim says she has been forced to seek justice after the rapists filmed and released the video of the act online.

Cameron: I'm fun and optimistic

Wed, 2015-02-25 16:39
David Cameron has described himself as fun and optimistic as he made a pitch to win over women voters.

Ex-Guatemalan president freed in US

Wed, 2015-02-25 16:34
Former Guatemalan President Alfonso Portillo is released from jail in the United States after serving a sentence for taking $2.5m in bribes.

MPs call for reform of GM crops rules

Wed, 2015-02-25 16:31
Europe's approval system for GM crops is "fundamentally flawed" and should be overhauled, say MPs.

Call to ban energy drinks for kids

Wed, 2015-02-25 16:26
Energy drinks should be banned for children under 16, according to the campaign and research group Action on Sugar.

Dispute over outdoor smoking ban call

Wed, 2015-02-25 16:23
Health experts argue the ban on smoking in indoor public spaces should be extended to cover outdoor spaces such as parks.

Kevin Spacey to get special Olivier

Wed, 2015-02-25 16:19
Actor and theatre director Kevin Spacey will be honoured with a special prize at this year's Olivier Awards.

Victoria Cross for Afghan raid hero

Wed, 2015-02-25 16:19
A paratrooper who showed "complete disregard" for his own safety during a Taliban attack in Afghanistan is awarded the Victoria Cross.

No future for TV licence, MPs say

Wed, 2015-02-25 16:18
The TV licence does not have a long-term future and is likely to be replaced by a new levy within the next 15 years, a group of MPs says.

The return of a once-glorious train station

Wed, 2015-02-25 16:01
Restoring former glories of an 18-storey railway station

Australia's Qantas returns to profit

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:59
Australia's national carrier Qantas has reported its best half-year profit in four years as turnaround plans come to fruition.

Cheap oil: Asia's winners and losers

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:51
BBC World Service economics correspondent Andrew Walker look as the impact on Asian countries of the falling price of oil.

The decline of Nato defence spending

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:48
Most Nato members are cutting defence spending - even with increasing tensions in Russia, writes Jonathan Beale

Trident question comes to the surface

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:46
In 2016, the new government will have to decide whether to continue to invest in the Trident programme - and this could be a key issue in a hung Parliament, says the BBC's Mark Mardell.

VIDEO: Tackling rugby with one arm

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:40
How a disabled boy keeps up with his rugby peers

Sir Cliff inquiry widens, and a Helmand hero

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:36
News of developments in the police probe into abuse claims made against Sir Cliff Richard, and pictures of Britain's newest Victoria Cross winner, occupy Thursday's front pages.

Anger with sexist football chant

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:15
Domestic abuse football chant causes anger in Spain

US terror trial sees Bin Laden files

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:13
Documents seized from Osama Bin Laden's compound are presented at the New York trial of a Pakistani man accused of bomb plots in the US and UK.

The man who invented the dinosaur

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:10
Remembering the man who invented the word dinosaur

The man who returned his grandfather’s looted art

Wed, 2015-02-25 15:09
The bronzes looted from Nigeria - and in one case returned

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