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City's bus lanes to be scrapped

Fri, 2014-10-24 02:39
All but four bus lanes in Liverpool are to be scrapped after a year-long trial without them, the council decides.

Call to scrap term-time holiday ban

Fri, 2014-10-24 02:38
Council leaders call for a more "common-sense approach" to term-time holidays.

VIDEO: Spider photobombs Ed Balls interview

Fri, 2014-10-24 02:37
A spider has unexpectedly appeared on camera as Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls was being interviewed about the latest GDP figures.

'Scot' dies in Brazil bar shooting

Fri, 2014-10-24 02:34
A man, understood to be a 39-year-old Scot, dies after being shot during a robbery at a bar in Brazil.

VIDEO: Jessie J: I owe a lot to the MOBOs

Fri, 2014-10-24 02:26
Singer Jessie J tells BBC News she owes a lot of her early exposure to the MOBO awards. The 26 year-old won best female singer at the award ceremony in London

Botswana votes in tight election

Fri, 2014-10-24 02:26
Voters are going to the polls in Botswana in what is expected to be the closest general elections in the world's largest diamond producer.

Digital detox call for the Sabbath

Fri, 2014-10-24 02:20
Could you switch off all your devices for 25 hours?

First Ebola case in Mali confirmed

Fri, 2014-10-24 02:16
Mali says a two-year-old girl - believed to have recently visited Guinea - becomes the country's first person to be infected by the deadly virus.

Cliff Richard police raid 'inept'

Fri, 2014-10-24 02:10
The handling of a police raid at the home of veteran pop star Sir Cliff Richard is described as inept by the Commons Home Affairs Committee.

AUDIO: Mums on 'diabolical' holiday fines

Fri, 2014-10-24 02:07
The Local Government Association says it is time to scrap a ban that stops parents in England taking children out of school for holidays during term-time. These mothers in Salford give their views.

UK anger at £1.7bn EU cash demand

Fri, 2014-10-24 02:06
UK politicians react angrily to demands for an extra £1.7bn (2.1bn euros) contribution towards the European Union's budget due to the country's better economic performance.

VIDEO: Too many train announcements?

Fri, 2014-10-24 01:36
Graham Satchell looks at whether train companies should speak more or less frequently during railway journeys.

Sweden calls off search for sub

Fri, 2014-10-24 01:28
Sweden calls off its massive week-long search for a suspected Russian submarine, saying the vessel has probably left its territorial waters.

Murphy unaware of exiled IRA abusers

Fri, 2014-10-24 01:21
A Sinn Féin MP has said he has never heard of cases of IRA sex abusers being exiled to the Republic of Ireland.

Thousands enjoy Diwali celebrations

Fri, 2014-10-24 01:17
Leicester's Golden Mile lights up for Diwali celebrations

VIDEO: Cliff Richard police raid 'inept'

Fri, 2014-10-24 01:17
A police raid at the home of veteran pop star Sir Cliff Richard has been described as inept by a group of MPs.

EU leaders agree CO2 emissions cut

Fri, 2014-10-24 00:59
The EU agrees what it calls "the world's most ambitious" deal to cut greenhouse gas emissions by at least 40% by 2030, overcoming deep divisions.

Mortar fire on Pakistan-Iran border

Fri, 2014-10-24 00:58
Pakistani and Iranian forces have exchanged mortar fire, in the latest incident between the two countries along their porous border.

VIDEO: Could amputees re-grow lost limbs?

Fri, 2014-10-24 00:49
Amputees could one day re-grow their missing limbs, according to researchers at Imperial College London.

Standalone TSB picks up customers

Fri, 2014-10-24 00:47
Newly independent bank TSB says it is attracting more new customers than it had expected.
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