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Controversy of apostasy in Afghanistan

Tue, 2014-01-14 08:26
Why apostasy is so controversial in Afghanistan

British Museum gets record visitors

Tue, 2014-01-14 08:21
The British Museum has its most successful year to date with 6.7 million visits, up 20% on 2012 and beating 2008's previous record of six million.

VIDEO: Harris denies indecent assaults

Tue, 2014-01-14 08:15
Veteran TV presenter Rolf Harris has pleaded not guilty to indecently assaulting four girls between 1968 and 1986.

Family members admit animal fighting

Tue, 2014-01-14 08:11
Three members of an east Belfast family admit animal cruelty offences described by the police and USPCA as among the most serious they have seen.

Manager meltdown - tales from the technical area

Tue, 2014-01-14 08:10
What is happening to angry coaches on the touchline - and is their behaviour getting worse?

UK probes India shrine attack 'link'

Tue, 2014-01-14 07:59
Britain orders an investigation into claims that the Thatcher government "colluded" with India on the deadly Golden Temple raid in Amritsar in 1984.

Rolf Harris denies 12 sex charges

Tue, 2014-01-14 07:57
Veteran TV presenter Rolf Harris is remanded on bail after pleading not guilty at a London court to 12 indecent assault charges.

Hollande attempts policy relaunch

Tue, 2014-01-14 07:55
French President Francois Hollande holds a news conference on the economy, with press interest instead likely to be on his private life.

AUDIO: Are text messages dying out?

Tue, 2014-01-14 07:51
Text messaging could soon be replaced by instant messaging, a report suggests.

WW1 soldier diaries published online

Tue, 2014-01-14 07:37
Diaries from British soldiers describing life on the frontline during World War One are being published online by the National Archives.

Loans sale 'no change to students'

Tue, 2014-01-14 07:28
Universities Minister David Willetts gives the clearest signal so far of how student loans from higher fees would be sold to the private sector.

Lions 'facing extinction in West Africa'

Tue, 2014-01-14 07:25
There has been a catastrophic collapse in the number of lions in West Africa, with only around 400 left in the region, a new survey suggests.

UK leaving ECHR 'would be disaster'

Tue, 2014-01-14 07:21
The president of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) warns it would be a "political disaster" for the UK to quit the human rights convention.

Rolf Harris arrives at court hearing

Tue, 2014-01-14 06:54
Veteran entertainer Rolf Harris arrives at a central London court to enter pleas to charges of indecent assault and making indecent images of a child.

Where next for the 'new' Google?

Tue, 2014-01-14 06:48
Where will the internet giant's expansion end?

Groups pledge $400m in Syria aid

Tue, 2014-01-14 06:40
Charitable groups meeting in Kuwait pledge $400m (£243m) to help alleviate the plight of Syrians affected by the country's bitter civil war.

Video shows elephant flipping car

Tue, 2014-01-14 06:30
Footage emerges of a car being repeatedly flipped over by an elephant in South Africa while a British couple were inside.

Messi and the hazards of a red suit

Tue, 2014-01-14 06:17
The hazards of wearing a bright crimson suit

VIDEO: 'Political disaster' if UK leaves ECHR

Tue, 2014-01-14 06:15
President of the European Court of Human Rights, Judge Dean Spielmann tells HARDtalk it would 'disastrous for everyone' if Britain leaves the ECHR.

Failed IT scheme costs Army £6.7m

Tue, 2014-01-14 06:11
The Army has had to write-off £6.7m on a failed online recruitment system, Defence Secretary Philip Hammond tells MPs.

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