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Children 'see harmful television'

Fri, 2014-05-02 18:06
Children are being exposed to harmful television material before the 9pm watershed, according to head teachers.

Dozens killed in Odessa clashes

Fri, 2014-05-02 17:38
At least 31 people have been killed in a fire in an official building amid clashes between pro-Russian activists and government supporters in Odessa, in south-west Ukraine.

Uruguay unveils legal marijuana plan

Fri, 2014-05-02 17:20
Uruguay's authorities reveal how marijuana will be produced and sold legally in the country at less than $1 a gramme.

Why the UK has a high child death rate

Fri, 2014-05-02 17:16
Why the UK has a high child death rate

Top 10 tips for being a magazine editor

Fri, 2014-05-02 17:09
Editor's top 10 tips for success in publishing

Concerns grow over deadly pig virus

Fri, 2014-05-02 16:22
France is expected to suspend some pig-related imports as worries grow over the spread of a deadly swine virus.

Why South African whites are coming home

Fri, 2014-05-02 16:05
Why white South Africans are returning

Honduras children 'killed by gangs'

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:52
Authorities in Honduras are investigating the deaths of at least seven children who may have been murdered after refusing to join criminal gangs.

Obama calls for death penalty review

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:44
US President Obama will ask his attorney general to investigate problems over the application of the death penalty after a botched execution.

European elections: Too poor for a dress in Spain

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:36
Hard times for many of the women of Seville

How Bob Hoskins helped adults learn to read

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:32
British actor Bob Hoskins, who died aged 71, was the star of several big-screen blockbusters. But his early role in a BBC adult education series had a huge impact.

The curious tale of the economist and the Cezanne in the hedge

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:28
How a Cezanne painting ended up in a Sussex hedge

Getting rid of dirt - and murder victims

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:21
An element that helps get rid of dirt - and murder victims

VIDEO: The UK's biggest comic collection

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:14
The co-curator, of what is said to be the UK's biggest comic collection, gives a guided tour of the British Library's latest exhibition

Fellaini saddened by Moyes sacking

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:09
Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini was "sad" to see David Moyes sacked as manager last month.

VIDEO: 3D-printed house built in Amsterdam

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:03
Architects in Amsterdam have started building what they say is one of the world's first full-sized 3D-printed houses.

Alaska 'reality show' troopers shot

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:01
A teenager is arrested in connection with the fatal shooting in Alaska of two state troopers who appeared in a reality television show.

Who will win the Premier League?

Fri, 2014-05-02 14:52
BBC Sport on how this week's games could play a key role in Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester City's title hopes

UK winner scoops £73m lottery jackpot

Fri, 2014-05-02 14:38
A UK ticket-holder wins a £73m jackpot in the EuroMillions draw - the eighth biggest UK win - the National Lottery says.

VIDEO: 'Appalling conditions' in Sudan camp

Fri, 2014-05-02 14:08
The BBC's Alastair Leithead reports from a refugee camp in South Sudan, where people are living in "appalling conditions", as the conflict worsens.
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