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Iran nuclear stakes high as 'end' talks begin

Mon, 2014-11-17 15:34
As Iran and six world powers begin a "final" round of talks on Tehran's nuclear programme, BBC Persian's Kasra Naji assesses the chances of a deal.

Terror deaths rose sharply in 2013

Mon, 2014-11-17 15:07
The number of terrorist attacks and deaths from terrorism rose sharply in 2013, with Islamist militants behind most cases, a new report says.

Sex crime failures and bird flu - papers

Mon, 2014-11-17 15:07
Concerns about police failures to investigate hundreds of thousands of crimes, including sex offences, make headlines, along with the return of bird flu.

Wonga still using controversial ads

Mon, 2014-11-17 15:01
Payday lender Wonga continues to show adverts in Poland similar to those that were cancelled in the UK for being attractive to children.

MPs tell HMRC to speed up tax probes

Mon, 2014-11-17 15:01
The Public Accounts Committee has criticised HM Revenue & Customs for its "unacceptably slow" action against tax avoiders.

Organised child abuse 'widespread'

Mon, 2014-11-17 15:01
Organised child sex abuse is widespread in England and councils must review protection policies, a report by MPs on the Rotherham exploitation scandal says.

VIDEO: Restaurant helps ex-convicts back to work

Mon, 2014-11-17 14:30
A former convict turned entrepreneur is looking to give other ex-offenders in Singapore a new lease on life through his restaurant chain Eighteen Chefs.

Hodgson happy with England progress

Mon, 2014-11-17 14:27
England manager Roy Hodgson said his side were making progress even before the "cold shower" of World Cup failure.

Hungary 'outrage' rally draws 10,000

Mon, 2014-11-17 14:22
Around 10,000 Hungarians take part in a "public outrage day" in Budapest, protesting against the government and public corruption.

VIDEO: Celebrating vintage black glamour

Mon, 2014-11-17 14:12
Rediscovering vintage black glamour

Brazil's Petrobras pledges overhaul

Mon, 2014-11-17 14:04
The head of Brazil's state-owned oil company Petrobras promises to improve the way it is run as it struggles to deal with a corruption scandal.

'Paradise no place for faint hearts'

Mon, 2014-11-17 13:56
Ex-England captain and Rangers defender Terry Butcher says Roy Hodgson's men can expect a hostile reception in Scotland.

Charles Manson 'allowed to marry'

Mon, 2014-11-17 13:56
Notorious US mass murderer Charles Manson has been granted a licence to marry a 26-year-old woman who has been visiting him in prison, AP reports.

VIDEO: Bonneville on Paddington, Downton and W1A

Mon, 2014-11-17 13:32
Hugh Bonneville talks to BBC News about his role in Paddington, the continuing success of Downton Abbey and on being the BBC's Head of Values in W1A

Drones 'being used to harass people'

Mon, 2014-11-17 12:35
Unmanned drones are "undoubtedly" being used to harass people and it is difficult catching those responsible, police tell a House of Lords committee.

Paul Rincon: Where next for Philae mission?

Mon, 2014-11-17 12:32
Where next for Philae mission?

Trying to get jailed in North Korea

Mon, 2014-11-17 12:16
The American who struggled to get jailed in North Korea

VIDEO: Fire tunnel predicts blazes' spread

Mon, 2014-11-17 12:12
Spencer Kelly starts a simulated bushfire to see how technology can predict the spread of the flames.

Friend's fear over IS city presence

Mon, 2014-11-17 12:10
A friend of a Cardiff man who fled the UK to fight in Syria says he is worried about a presence of Islamic State members in the Welsh capital.

VIDEO: Kassig parents: 'Good will prevail'

Mon, 2014-11-17 12:10
The parents of Abdul-Rahman Kassig, who was murdered by Islamic State, believe that "good will prevail".

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