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VIDEO: Stargazers form human constellation

Thu, 2014-01-09 09:43
The BBC Stargazing Live programme pulled off a UK-first by creating a human constellation in Norwich.

Ford replaces Flood in England squad

Thu, 2014-01-09 09:41
Bath fly-half George Ford replaces Toby Flood in England's elite squad and 11 more players are called up for Six Nations training.

Top Pakistan police officer killed

Thu, 2014-01-09 09:38
Top Karachi policeman Chaudhry Aslam, known in Pakistan for his campaign against the Taliban, is killed in a bomb blast.

NHS waiting times at two-year high

Thu, 2014-01-09 09:32
The number of people waiting longer than nine months for hospital treatment in Wales reaches its highest level in two years.

Housing benefit 'wrongly docked'

Thu, 2014-01-09 09:30
Thousands of housing benefit claimants may have had their payments wrongly docked, the Department for Work and Pensions reveals.

US helicopter crash bodies removed

Thu, 2014-01-09 09:29
The bodies of the United States Air Force crew killed in a helicopter crash in north Norfolk are removed from the scene.

France to extradite Kazakh tycoon

Thu, 2014-01-09 09:22
A French court rules Kazakh tycoon and dissident Mukhtar Ablyazov should be extradited to Russia or Ukraine, where he is wanted on fraud charges.

Lapdancers 'kidnapped club manager'

Thu, 2014-01-09 09:21
Three lapdancers who were working during the National Hunt Festival in Cheltenham kidnapped a man who owed them money, Bristol Crown Court hears.

Girl, three, stable after collision

Thu, 2014-01-09 09:21
A three-year-old girl is in a stable condition in hospital after a collision with a vehicle in Carmarthenshire.

Ex-F1 star Irvine sentenced to jail

Thu, 2014-01-09 09:20
Former Formula One driver Eddie Irvine is sentenced to six months in jail over brawl with an Italian man in a Milan nightclub.

Victim meets rapist to forgive him

Thu, 2014-01-09 09:20
A rape victim has met her attacker in prison to tell him she forgives him - and called the meeting a "great" experience.

GB tipped for record Sochi medal haul

Thu, 2014-01-09 08:59
Great Britain could be set for a record-breaking medal haul at the Winter Olympics, according to a statistical study.

Nick Clegg's war of words with coalition partners

Thu, 2014-01-09 08:56
Nick Clegg's outspoken assault on the Conservatives dissected

Stars defend sex and drugs scenes

Thu, 2014-01-09 08:56
The stars of the new Martin Scorsese film The Wolf of Wall Street speak in defence of the film's depiction of sex and drug-taking.

Flood risk remains as weather calms

Thu, 2014-01-09 08:55
The last of many weather warnings issued by the Met Office since before Christmas expires - but flood waters could still rise in some areas.

Teacher quizzed over trek death

Thu, 2014-01-09 08:44
A teacher on a trek in Morocco in which a teenager died did not know emergency help was at least two hours away, an inquest heard.

Osborne warning on minimum wage hike

Thu, 2014-01-09 08:33
George Osborne warns against "self-defeating" increases to the minimum wage, amid reports that some cabinet ministers want an above-inflation rise.

Liverpool's Rodgers is fined £8,000

Thu, 2014-01-09 08:31
Brendan Rodgers has been fined £8,000 by the FA for comments following Liverpool's defeat at Manchester City on 26 December.

Man bailed over 'free school fraud'

Thu, 2014-01-09 08:26
A man who was arrested in connection with suspected fraud at a free school is released on bail.

Ariel Sharon condition 'worsens'

Thu, 2014-01-09 08:22
The health of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, who has been in a coma since 2006, has deteriorated further, hospital officials say.

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