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Caption Challenge: Pig of a journey

Thu, 2014-12-11 04:28
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.

Round the world in nine months

Thu, 2014-12-11 04:15
Sleeping whales, sleep deprivation, boring diets, bunks with seatbelts; sailing round the world is no jolly for the all-female crew.

Friends' fight for murdered girl

Thu, 2014-12-11 03:54
Friends of 1993 murder victim Claire Titman see killer jailed

Church admits failing abuse victims

Thu, 2014-12-11 03:36
The Catholic Church admits that some children in its care were "tragically and catastrophically" failed and offers an apology at the Historical Institutional Abuse inquiry.

NHS Winter 2014-15: Weekly A&E tracker

Thu, 2014-12-11 03:36
See how your nearest A&E unit is coping with winter pressures

Pupil trips up education secretary

Thu, 2014-12-11 03:35
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan is wrong-footed by a 10-year-old interviewer armed with a secondary school maths question.

Kinloss rescue centre to close

Thu, 2014-12-11 03:34
The aeronautical rescue co-ordination centre (ARCC) at Kinloss in Moray is to close, it is announced.

Man guilty of 1993 murder

Thu, 2014-12-11 03:31
Former milkman Colin Ash-Smith, 46, found guilty of stabbing 16-year-old Claire Tiltman to death in 1993 in Kent

UK citizenship checks criticised

Thu, 2014-12-11 03:24
British citizenship has been granted to people with "very poor immigration histories", according to the chief inspector of borders and immigration.

Khan to wear 'most expensive' shorts

Thu, 2014-12-11 03:21
Amir Khan will wear £20,000 boxing shorts when he takes on Devon Alexander in Las Vegas on Saturday.

Root century inspires England win

Thu, 2014-12-11 03:19
Joe Root strikes an unbeaten 104 as England beat Sri Lanka by five wickets in Pallekele and now trail 3-2 in the series.

Yellow warnings for snow and ice

Thu, 2014-12-11 03:17
The Met Office issues yellow "be aware" warnings for snow and ice on Friday.

Scouts face further abuse claims

Thu, 2014-12-11 03:15
More alleged victims of child abuse in the Scouts come forward after the BBC reported that 56 people have begun legal action against the movement.

Toulouse killer 'raided jeweller's'

Thu, 2014-12-11 03:12
French Islamist militant Mohammed Merah, who murdered seven people in 2012, is suspected of attacking a jeweller's between gun attacks, reports say.

AUDIO: Tackling police corruption and drug use

Thu, 2014-12-11 02:40
There are changes taking place in the way allegations of police misconduct and corruption are dealt with in England and Wales.

Spider-style sensor for vibrations

Thu, 2014-12-11 02:39
By copying organs found in spiders’ legs, engineers build a sensor that can detect tiny vibrations, including speech and blood flow.

Man charged in 'slavery' inquiry

Thu, 2014-12-11 02:36
Police charge a man with false imprisonment, rape and child cruelty in a suspected slavery case in London.

VIDEO: Public Accounts Committee

Thu, 2014-12-11 02:33
MPs take evidence for their inquiry into the progress of Universal Credit.

Labour remembers the deficit

Thu, 2014-12-11 02:32
Ed Miliband has unveiled Labour's first pledge for the next Parliament: to "cut the deficit every year while securing the future of the NHS" and not to initiate any policies that require "additional borrowing".

Zuma's son blamed for road death

Thu, 2014-12-11 02:26
A South African inquest rules that President Jacob Zuma's son was negligent in a car accident which caused the death of a woman.

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