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Week in pictures: 15-21 November 2014

Fri, 2014-11-21 07:43
The best news photos from around the world

Google tries ad-free net experiment

Fri, 2014-11-21 07:30
Search giant Google has unveiled an experiment that lets people pay to visit sites rather than see adverts.

Wave power firm in administration

Fri, 2014-11-21 07:16
Wave power technology firm Pelamis is calling in administrators after failing to secure development funding.

Who is in the new Scottish cabinet?

Fri, 2014-11-21 07:08
Who is in the new Scottish cabinet?

VIDEO: 'Creating Google' for Myanmar

Fri, 2014-11-21 07:00
Chief executive Rahul Batra explains his ambitions for the Burmese search engine Bindez.

Zambia leader sacked by party

Fri, 2014-11-21 06:58
Zambia's governing Patriotic Front suspends President Guy Scott as party leader amid a power struggle ahead of elections in January.

Go Figure: The week in numbers

Fri, 2014-11-21 06:51
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.

Rooney backs Welbeck's United exit

Fri, 2014-11-21 06:37
Danny Welbeck did the right thing by leaving Manchester United for Arsenal, according to former team-mate Wayne Rooney.

Bahrain: Will polls fuel unrest?

Fri, 2014-11-21 06:34
The people of the island kingdom of Bahrain go to the polls on 22 November in the first general election since the Arab Spring protests of 2011.

King 'couldn't cry because of pain'

Fri, 2014-11-21 06:12
Olympic team pursuit champion Dani King says she feared for her career after a training crash put her in intensive care.

Hamilton puts down title marker

Fri, 2014-11-21 06:09
Lewis Hamilton is fastest in both practice sessions as he puts down a title marker ahead of the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Ulster Bank closing 10 more branches

Fri, 2014-11-21 06:02
Ulster Bank is to close another 10 branches in Northern Ireland.

Republicans savage immigration plan

Fri, 2014-11-21 06:00
President Barack Obama's use of executive powers to give more than four million undocumented migrants work permits "damages the presidency" says a Republican leader.

Iran urged to agree nuclear deal

Fri, 2014-11-21 05:48
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius urges Iran to "seize the opportunity" of reaching a deal on its nuclear programme in Vienna.

VIDEO: Games tech boost for movie planning

Fri, 2014-11-21 05:42
Researchers at Abertay University in Dundee look to have given the blockbuster a boost by applying computer games technology to the film industry.

VIDEO: Two dead in London balcony incident

Fri, 2014-11-21 05:28
Two men have died and at least six other people have been injured in an incident in Cadogan Square, Knightsbridge where eyewitnesses say a sofa was being moved through a balcony window.

VIDEO: BBC F1 team's best moments of 2014

Fri, 2014-11-21 05:27
The BBC F1 team share their favourite moments of the 2014 season so far, as the title goes down to the wire at the last race in Abu Dhabi.

VIDEO: Bid to 'remove worst bits' of Health Act

Fri, 2014-11-21 05:25
Liz Kendall says a Labour private member's bill would remove the worst bits of the huge Health and Social Care Act.

Teenager raped 91-year-old woman

Fri, 2014-11-21 05:17
A teenager admits raping a 91-year-old woman at her home in Bellshill, North Lanarkshire.

Uganda uproar over toddler's death

Fri, 2014-11-21 05:01
The funeral is held in Uganda of a boy of two, who was run over by a council vehicle after his mother was arrested for selling fruit.

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