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Live radio - through Google Glass

Fri, 2014-04-11 08:05
Can streaming live radio give you a seasick feeling?

Germany's green dreams meet harsh reality

Fri, 2014-04-11 08:01
As the UN's climate panel meets in Berlin, Germany's fossil fuel industry is as busy as ever, reports David Shukman.

Cameron attacks Welsh Labour on NHS

Fri, 2014-04-11 07:55
Prime Minister David Cameron tells the Conservative Party conference in Wales that Offa's Dyke is becoming "the line between life and death".

Obama nominates new health secretary

Fri, 2014-04-11 07:54
US President Barack Obama nominates budget director Sylvia Mathews Burwell to succeed Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.

Five people compared to Adrian Mole

Fri, 2014-04-11 07:49
The fictional diarist Adrian Mole has permeated culture and led to unlikely comparisons with real life figures.

DNA tests identify Norway amnesiac

Fri, 2014-04-11 07:49
DNA tests confirm that a man found in a snowdrift in Norway suffering from amnesia is from the Czech Republic, police say.

Cardiff take action over team 'leak'

Fri, 2014-04-11 07:47
Cardiff City begin disciplinary proceedings against two employees over an alleged leak of team details before Crystal Palace clash.

Israel sets Palestinian tax sanction

Fri, 2014-04-11 07:39
Israel sets a tax sanction on the Palestinian Authority in the latest retaliatory step for its signing up to join international treaties.

Mugabe comment offends Nigeria

Fri, 2014-04-11 07:33
Nigeria summons Zimbabwe's envoy to the country over President Robert Mugabe's comment that Zimbabwe is becoming "like Nigeria" in terms of corruption.

EU urged to help Italy with migrants

Fri, 2014-04-11 07:14
The UN's refugee agency says the EU must help Italy with a dramatic upsurge in migrants, with as many as 6,000 reaching its shores in the past four days.

Do not abuse staff, Tory MPs told

Fri, 2014-04-11 07:14
The Conservative Party issues a code of conduct to all its MPs telling them not to "bully, abuse or harass" staff.

Abbott confident over plane signals

Fri, 2014-04-11 07:08
Australian PM Tony Abbott says teams searching for missing flight MH370 jet are confident that signals detected are coming from its black box.

Life sentences for gold raid killers

Fri, 2014-04-11 07:06
Three teenagers convicted of stabbing a grandfather-of-12 to death in a gold and cash raid lasting just three minutes, are given life sentences.

AUDIO: CT scan reveals mummies' faces

Fri, 2014-04-11 06:52
The British Museum has been using CT scanners to reveal the faces of Egyptian mummies.

Tests on 4,000-year-old skeleton

Fri, 2014-04-11 06:51
Tests are to be carried out on a 4,000-year-old skeleton that was found on farmland in West Sussex in the 1980s.

Weekendish: Watches for the blind and Eiffel of the East

Fri, 2014-04-11 06:51
A round-up of some of the best reads from the BBC News Magazine this week, with your extra comments.

Indian artists warn against Modi

Fri, 2014-04-11 06:12
Leading Indian artists and academics write an open letter warning against the possible election of Hindu nationalist politician Narendra Modi.

'More than 600' Gibraltar incursions

Fri, 2014-04-11 06:12
Spanish government vessels have entered British waters around Gibraltar hundreds of times since the start of 2013, the Foreign Office says.

VIDEO: Gamer's Minecraft videos a global hit

Fri, 2014-04-11 06:11
A 22-year-old from Northamptonshire has become a global phenomenon - and is on his way to becoming wealthy - thanks to a computer game called Minecraft.

Friday's gossip column

Fri, 2014-04-11 06:10
Eto'o talking to Besiktas, Evra to leave Man Utd, Newcastle wanted Sir Alex, Rooney to miss run-in, plus more

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