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University in regulation 'breach'

Tue, 2015-03-24 07:28
The University of Buckingham breached its own regulations in an investigation into possible plagiarism, an independent inquiry has found.

Cumberbatch to read at reburial

Tue, 2015-03-24 07:16
Actor Benedict Cumberbatch is to read a specially-written poem at the reburial of King Richard III.

US Tikrit surveillance flights start

Tue, 2015-03-24 07:16
The US-led coalition against Islamic State begins surveillance flights over the Iraqi city of Tirkit, which is being besieged by government forces.

The incredibly strict diet of a Jain monk

Tue, 2015-03-24 07:11
Monks who are strictly adherent to Jainism have to abide by a complex set of dietary rules, writes Rajeev Gupta.

VIDEO: Plane descent 'lasted eight minutes'

Tue, 2015-03-24 07:05
Thomas Winklemann spokesman for Germanwings said the descent phase lasted eight minutes.

New £5 coin planned for royal baby

Tue, 2015-03-24 07:04
A £5 coin will be created to mark the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's second child, which is due in April.

Alps plane crash: What we know

Tue, 2015-03-24 07:00
A German A320 Airbus has crashed in the Alps in southern France. There were 142 passengers and six crew on board the plane, which was en route from Barcelona in Spain to Duesseldorf in Germany.

UKIP select Atkinson replacement

Tue, 2015-03-24 06:59
UKIP replace expelled general election candidate Janice Atkinson with Labour defector Harriet Yeo.

Olive tree disease spreads in Italy

Tue, 2015-03-24 06:46
Italy must step up efforts to contain a bacterial disease blighting olive trees in the southern province of Lecce, EU officials warn.

Gill defeats Hughes for Fifa post

Tue, 2015-03-24 06:39
Ex-Manchester United chief executive David Gill wins Uefa's vote to be Britain's next Fifa vice-president.

Rebound in US consumer prices

Tue, 2015-03-24 06:36
US consumer prices rebounded in February as petrol prices rose for the first time since June, official figures show.

VIDEO: Merkel: 'Time of great sorrow'

Tue, 2015-03-24 06:18
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said that it is a "time of great sorrow" after a Germanwings airliner crashed in the French Alps.

Rock School star Lil' Chris dies

Tue, 2015-03-24 06:05
Lil' Chris, who launched a singing career after he found fame on Channel 4 reality show Rock School, dies.

Bees get wearable tech trackers

Tue, 2015-03-24 06:05
A tiny new tracker designed to monitor bee behaviour is being tested by ecologists at London's Kew Gardens.

Net neutrality legal contest begins

Tue, 2015-03-24 06:00
Legal action against planned US rules on net neutrality begins in the District of Columbia and Louisiana.

Man who killed friend gets life term

Tue, 2015-03-24 05:59
A man who said he stabbed his friend to death because he heard "voices" has been given a life sentence.

Houthi rebels push into south Yemen

Tue, 2015-03-24 05:59
Fighters from Yemen's Houthi rebel movement advance into southern Yemen, clashing with forces allied to President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi.

England performance 'unacceptable'

Tue, 2015-03-24 05:47
Rugby Football Union chief executive Ian Ritchie says England's second-placed Six Nations finish was "not acceptable".

The enduring power of three Shredded Wheat

Tue, 2015-03-24 05:45
David Cameron's used a slogan last employed to sell cereal more than 30 years ago. What's its appeal?

Elliott revels in dramatic victory

Tue, 2015-03-24 05:45
South Africa-born Grant Elliott says his 84 that took New Zealand to the World Cup final was a repayment to his adopted home.