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VIDEO: Wife's quest to free captive soldier

Mon, 2015-02-09 12:25
Fierce fighting has continued in eastern Ukraine despite ongoing efforts to broker a ceasefire between pro-Russian rebels and government troops.

Charge after mugging of disabled man

Mon, 2015-02-09 11:37
A man is charged with assaulting disabled pensioner Alan Barnes in Gateshead, for whom £300,000 was subsequently raised in donations

Good cop, bad cop

Mon, 2015-02-09 11:36
Is there an irreparable fissure between the US and Europe over what to do about Ukraine ?

King brands EGM decision outrageous

Mon, 2015-02-09 11:31
Shareholder Dave King has criticised the Rangers board over their decision to hold the club's EGM in London.

Yangon's architecture under threat

Mon, 2015-02-09 11:30
The battle to preserve Yangon's architecture

MPs to launch inquiry into HSBC

Mon, 2015-02-09 11:18
The Public Accounts Committee will be launching an "urgent" inquiry into tax evasion by wealthy clients of HSBC.

McCoy rival Johnson eyes 2016 title

Mon, 2015-02-09 11:06
Richard Johnson says he will "give everything he's got" to be champion jockey after finishing second to AP McCoy 15 times.

Doomed stars found at nebula's heart

Mon, 2015-02-09 10:40
At the centre of a mysterious nebula, astronomers discover two stars locked in such a tight orbit that they will eventually merge and explode.

Law student jailed for raping women

Mon, 2015-02-09 10:36
A law student who raped two partners and sexually assaulted a third is jailed for 10 years.

Vet jailed over bestiality images

Mon, 2015-02-09 10:35
A former vet who was struck off after being filmed having sex with a horse and a dog is jailed for possessing images of bestiality.

AUDIO: Dench on preventing memory loss

Mon, 2015-02-09 10:35
Dame Judi Dench has tells the BBC Radio 4's PM programme she has been taking a health supplement as a "preventative" to memory loss, but not as a cure, as suggested by some newspaper reports.

Key Delhi election count to start

Mon, 2015-02-09 10:33
Vote counting is due to begin in the Delhi state elections where Arvind Kejriwal's anti-corruption Aam Aadmi Party is expected to push ahead of the PM's BJP.

Belgian rugby club record 356-3 win

Mon, 2015-02-09 10:29
Royal Kituro thrash Soignies 356-3 in the Belgian top division - but remain behind their opponents in the table.

Probe into Lynette corruption trial

Mon, 2015-02-09 09:58
The solicitor for one of three men wrongly convicted of killing a Cardiff prostitute said Home Secretary Theresa May is to order an investigation into the collapse of the UK's biggest police corruption trial.

VIDEO: Tax evasion v tax avoidance - in 90 seconds

Mon, 2015-02-09 09:56
The BBC explores the difference between tax avoidance and tax evasion in 90 seconds.

LTA alters Wimbledon wildcard policy

Mon, 2015-02-09 09:51
A world ranking inside the top 250 will no longer be enough to earn British players a wildcard at Wimbledon.

EU probes rail project fraud claim

Mon, 2015-02-09 09:46
An EU fraud investigation opens into the Lyon-Turin high-speed rail project, after Green MEPs complained of serious misspending.

Four die in tipper truck hill crash

Mon, 2015-02-09 09:31
Four people are killed in a crash involving a tipper truck that hit cars and pedestrians as it travelled down a steep hill in Bath.

Briton held over fatal resort attack

Mon, 2015-02-09 09:26
A Briton has been arrested in Spain on suspicion of killing a man he had caught filming his daughter on a tablet, reports say.

Netflix launches service in Cuba

Mon, 2015-02-09 09:13
Internet movie and television streaming service Netflix launches in Cuba, as diplomatic relations between the US and Cuba thaw.