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US defence secretary 'to step down'

Mon, 2014-11-24 05:28
Chuck Hagel will resign as US defence secretary after a request from President Barack Obama to step down, US media report.

VIDEO: Why does the rouble keep sliding?

Mon, 2014-11-24 05:27
Russia's president has warned of "catastrophic consequences" if the rouble continues to slide. The BBC examines how we got here.

VIDEO: Can UK change migrant benefit rules?

Mon, 2014-11-24 05:26
Open Europe says new rules over access to benefits for EU migrants in the UK might be a "perfect compromise".

Hamilton on way to greatness - Stewart

Mon, 2014-11-24 05:07
Double world champion Lewis Hamilton cannot be considered a great yet but he is on the right path, says Sir Jackie Stewart.

VIDEO: Looted 'Nazi art' to be returned

Mon, 2014-11-24 04:58
Switzerland's Bern Art Museum has agreed to accept hundreds of artworks bequeathed by German Nazi-era art hoarder Cornelius Gurlitt.

Day in pictures: 24 November 2014

Mon, 2014-11-24 04:49
24 hours of news images: 24 November

Glyndwr Uni visa status reinstated

Mon, 2014-11-24 04:47
Glyndwr University has its right to sponsor international students reinstated by the Home Office.

VIDEO: RBS apology for 'incorrect' evidence

Mon, 2014-11-24 04:37
Royal Bank of Scotland has apologised for giving incorrect evidence to a parliamentary hearing, it has emerged.

Ukraine will hold Nato referendum

Mon, 2014-11-24 04:32
Ukraine's president says he intends to hold a referendum on joining Nato, in a move likely to anger Russia.

Belgian firm 'bulldozed Congo homes'

Mon, 2014-11-24 04:27
A Belgian mining firm "consistently lied" about the bulldozing of hundreds of homes in DR Congo and should pay compensation, Amnesty International says.

Portuguese ex-PM back in court

Mon, 2014-11-24 04:27
Jose Socrates, Portugal's prime minister between 2005 and 2011, is questioned again by a judge on suspicion of corruption and money laundering.

Iran nuclear talks deadline extended

Mon, 2014-11-24 04:24
Deadline for Iran nuclear deal extended to end of June after Vienna talks end with no agreement, diplomats say

Llewelyn-Bowen vows action over park

Mon, 2014-11-24 04:22
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen vows to act after the Christmas attraction he helped to create was forced to close because of complaints

Over 40s 'frozen out' of home loans

Mon, 2014-11-24 04:17
Home buyers over the age of 40 are increasingly being "frozen out" of getting mortgages, the industry warns.

Argentina protests over Top Gear

Mon, 2014-11-24 04:15
Argentina has expressed discontent to the BBC over its "inadequate" handling of complaints about a Top Gear special filmed in the country.

VIDEO: Paterson on UK leaving 'super country'

Mon, 2014-11-24 04:06
Owen Paterson says EU members are planning to form a 'super country' that Britain would never join.

VIDEO: 1D top American Music Awards

Mon, 2014-11-24 04:05
One Direction are celebrating three prizes and topping the winners list at the American Music Awards

Vunipola ruled out of Australia Test

Mon, 2014-11-24 03:58
Billy Vunipola is ruled out of England's Test against Australia with concussion and replaced by Thomas Waldrom.

Prince William to visit China in 2015

Mon, 2014-11-24 03:58
The Duke of Cambridge is to visit China in 2015 after an invitation from the Chinese government, the BBC understands.

Divorce 'damages children's GCSEs'

Mon, 2014-11-24 03:55
A survey from family lawyers says family break-up can damage GCSE and A-level results and children's health.