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AUDIO: Bob Marley marijuana brand launched

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:45
A Seattle-based private equity firm that invests in the marijuana industry has struck a deal with the estate of Bob Marley to launch a global cannabis brand.

Detained man 'can sue UK government'

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:45
A Pakistani man can sue the UK government over claims he was unlawfully detained and tortured by British soldiers in Iraq, the High Court rules.

AUDIO: Surgeon's records made public

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:44
Performance data for thousands of NHS surgeons is being published on Wednesday. Critics fear the figures will mislead the public.

Tower poppies targeted by thieves

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:43
People have been trying to steal ceramic poppies during work to remove them from the Tower of London, the artist who created them says.

Day in pictures: 19 November 2014

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:42
24 hours of news images: 19 November

VIDEO: Aggers' horse riding lesson goes wrong

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:42
Test Match Special correspondent Jonathan Agnew will be commentating on equestrian for BBC Radio 5 live at the Rio Olympics in 2016, but his riding lessons have not gone smoothly.

Four condemned for Pakistan murder

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:41
Four people are sentenced to death for killing their pregnant relative in an "honour killing" case that caused widespread outrage.

NHS misses cancer treatment targets

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:39
The NHS in England has repeatedly missed a key target for rapidly treating cancer patients, official figures show.

Why so many Indians flock to gurus

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:37
Why so many people in India flock to so-called holy men

Plebgate officer 'invented account'

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:34
The police officer who alleged Andrew Mitchell swore at him and called him a pleb is accused of inventing his account of the incident.

Students protest over tuition fees

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:31
Campaigners against tuition fees and student debt are holding a protest march through London.

Microsoft faults knock sites offline

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:29
Faults with Microsoft's cloud computing platform Azure knock many third-party sites offline and restrict access to its own apps.

Murat 'faces new McCann questioning'

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:13
Police probing the disappearance of British girl Madeleine McCann are to question former suspect Robert Murat, the BBC learns.

Parents want death driver prosecuted

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:09
The parents of two girls who died after they were hit by a car - driven by a man with a history of blackouts - call for him to face criminal prosecution.

VIDEO: McCartney reveals 'personal' photos

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:09
Photographer Mary McCartney has released a new publication called Monochrome Colour that contains images from her personal collection which have never been published before.

Kidneys infection risk low - doctors

Wed, 2014-11-19 03:06
A surgeon tells an inquest into the deaths of two transplant patients that doctors were confident the donor's meningitis would not be transmitted.

VIDEO: Will Christmas TV ads pay off at the till?

Wed, 2014-11-19 02:54
Big retailers such as John Lewis and Sainsbury's have spent millions on their festive TV adverts

AUDIO: Early years of sex research on display

Wed, 2014-11-19 02:48
Today programme presenter Sarah Montague on a tour of The Institute of Sexology, a new exhibition at the Wellcome Collection, London.

Community helps house blast family

Wed, 2014-11-19 02:40
Community members are rallying to help a family who survived a gas explosion that destroyed their home.

Wigan to interview Mackay - Whelan

Wed, 2014-11-19 02:34
Wigan chairman Dave Whelan says he will interview ex-Cardiff boss Malky Mackay for the vacant managerial position.

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