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Scotland climb to 22nd in rankings

Thu, 2014-04-10 01:47
Scotland rise 15 places to 22nd in the latest Fifa rankings following last month's victory in Poland.

VIDEO: Roxy: The dog who was left to die

Thu, 2014-04-10 01:45
A trainee solicitor from Bristol is jailed for one of the worst acts of dog cruelty the RSPCA has ever investigated

UN denies 'indifference' in S Sudan

Thu, 2014-04-10 01:42
The UN rejects criticism that it is showing "shocking indifference" towards some 21,000 people sheltering at one of its compounds in South Sudan.

'Selfie' body image warning issued

Thu, 2014-04-10 01:19
Spending lots of time on Facebook looking at pictures of friends could make women insecure about their bodies, research suggests.

Geldof's body released to family

Thu, 2014-04-10 01:17
The body of Peaches Geldof is released to her family to allow for funeral arrangements to be made.

Mourinho fined and warned over conduct

Thu, 2014-04-10 01:14
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is fined and warned about his future conduct after being sent off against Aston Villa.

Paxman to talk beards in Edinburgh

Thu, 2014-04-10 01:13
Newsnight presenter Jeremy Paxman will perform one-man show PAXO at this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival, giving the audience the change to grill him for a change.

How to memorise a new password

Thu, 2014-04-10 00:50
Computer users have been urged to change their passwords because of a bug. Memory expert Tony Buzan gives tips on how remember the new ones.

VIDEO: Should children learn about pornography?

Thu, 2014-04-10 00:39
BBC Breakfast speaks to the presenter and contributor form a BBC Three documentary Porn: What's the harm? which looks at the effect of freely available internet porn on children growing up.

Indonesian opposition leads poll

Thu, 2014-04-10 00:37
The opposition Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle leads parliamentary polls, but star candidate Joko Widodo may face a tougher path to the presidency, early results show.

Labour vow over migrant worker abuse

Thu, 2014-04-10 00:30
The Labour Party says it will consider making the serious exploitation of migrant workers by employers a criminal offence if it gains power.

VIDEO: Digby Jones returns to shop floor

Thu, 2014-04-10 00:30
He started out working at his family's corner shop in Birmingham, but Digby Jones went on to become a trade minister and respected business leader.

Mickey Rooney remains spark legal row

Thu, 2014-04-10 00:05
The fate of Mickey Rooney's remains will be decided this week following the Hollywood actor's death on Sunday.

Why is education never an emergency?

Wed, 2014-04-09 23:32
Why is education never an emergency?

British Gas Business in £5.6m penalty

Wed, 2014-04-09 23:16
A unit of British Gas is to pay £5.6m in fines and compensation after Ofgem found the company incorrectly blocked businesses from switching.

Report criticises IRA play park name

Wed, 2014-04-09 22:52
The Equality Commission criticises Newry and Mourne Council for retaining the name of a children's play park called after IRA hunger striker.

Coe considering IAAF presidency bid

Wed, 2014-04-09 22:31
Lord Coe indicates to BBC Sport that he will seek the IAAF presidency when it becomes available next year.

Moffett claims clubs' EGM support

Wed, 2014-04-09 22:30
Former chief David Moffett claims he has enough backing from clubs to call an EGM of the Welsh Rugby Union.

Students 'to repay debts into 50s'

Wed, 2014-04-09 22:15
Most students will still be paying back university loans in their 40s and 50s, and many will never clear the debt, Sutton Trust research finds.

Virus 'vaccine' aim from blood cells

Wed, 2014-04-09 22:10
Scientists are working on a way to use white blood cells as a "vaccine" against a virus that causes congenital birth defects.
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