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Judi Dench to star in Tulip Fever

Fri, 2014-06-06 05:00
Dame Judi Dench is to star in the film version of Deborah Moggach's popular novel Tulip Fever.

VIDEO: Nun wins The Voice in Italy

Fri, 2014-06-06 04:55
A young nun who became an internet sensation after appearing on Italy's version of The Voice, has won the finals of the TV talent contest.

Schillaci: The man whose stare was the Italia '90 star

Fri, 2014-06-06 04:48
Italy legend Salvatore 'Toto' Schillaci recalls riots, wild eyes and magic nights of the 1990 World Cup.

Hundreds attend crash teen's funeral

Fri, 2014-06-06 04:48
Hundreds of mourners turn out for the funeral of a girl killed in a hit-and-run crash.

VIDEO: Scottish effect on border businesses

Fri, 2014-06-06 04:47
The BBC and Chambers of Commerce ask businesses in northern England about the effect of Scottish independence.

VIDEO: India's five-star focus on hotels

Fri, 2014-06-06 04:38
The government says India must offer more hotel rooms, but some are questioning the drive to concentrate on the top end of the market.

Madeleine police focus on new areas

Fri, 2014-06-06 04:28
Police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann focus their attentions on two new patches of land within the 15-acre search area in Praia da Luz.

Signs of a UKIP backlash in Newark?

Fri, 2014-06-06 04:21
Signs of a UKIP backlash in Newark?

Google blunder over D-Day doodle

Fri, 2014-06-06 04:16
Google's failure to honour the D-Day anniversary in its famous daily doodle has angered some users.

Yemen sinking 'worst this year' - UN

Fri, 2014-06-06 04:01
The UN reports the deaths of 62 people off the coast of Yemen in what it says is the worst sinking incident in the region this year.

Move to boost Mandarin students

Fri, 2014-06-06 03:55
The number of students in England learning Mandarin could double by 2019, says Education Minister Elizabeth Truss.

Pakistan TV channel ordered off air

Fri, 2014-06-06 03:53
Pakistani regulators order one of the country's top TV channels off air after it is accused of maligning the powerful ISI intelligence agency.

Man arrested over Canada shootings

Fri, 2014-06-06 03:51
Canadian police arrest a man suspected of killing three policemen and wounding two in Moncton, New Brunswick, after a day-long manhunt.

VIDEO: Why is Mumbai's new airport on hold?

Fri, 2014-06-06 03:46
Sameer Hashmi talks to the villagers who are refusing to give up their land for a new airport in Mumbai, until their demands are met.

I'm not in race for EU job - Lagarde

Fri, 2014-06-06 03:40
IMF chief Christine Lagarde appears to rule herself out of the race to be the next president of the European Commission.

'World-changing' D-Day remembered

Fri, 2014-06-06 03:39
France's president leads the D-Day 70th anniversary commemorations, paying tribute to those who died on a day that "changed the world".

Boyfriend admits hairdresser murder

Fri, 2014-06-06 03:18
The ex-boyfriend of a hairdresser stabbed to death while working at a salon admits her murder.

Queen 'used to get Tory message out'

Fri, 2014-06-06 03:15
Labour makes an official complaint about the use of Tory slogans in government statements including the Queen's Speech.

Six charged in care home abuse case

Fri, 2014-06-06 03:14
Six men are charged with a total of 27 serious sexual assault charges in an investigation into historical abuse in children's homes.

IMF warns UK over housing risk

Fri, 2014-06-06 03:12
The International Monetary Fund warns the UK government that accelerating house prices and low productivity pose the greatest threat to the UK's economic recovery.
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