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'Flambe work' sparked hotel fire

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 01:37
A blaze that damaged the five-star Randolph Hotel in Oxford appears to have been caused by flambe work in the kitchen, bosses say.

Police stage mayor's disappearance

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 01:18
Russia police stage mayor's disappearance

India cricketer in fatal match clash

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 01:15
A young cricketer dies in the Indian city of Kolkata after an on-field collision with a team mate during a club match.

VIDEO: The drones that can float on water

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 01:06
Researchers from MIT have created a drone that can float on water and communicate with other drones

Spain teacher 'killed with crossbow'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 01:06
Pupil kills teacher with a crossbow at school in Barcelona, Spain, reports say

Boy bailed after McDonald's incident

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 01:03
A 15-year-old boy who was arrested after a primary school girl was sexually assaulted at a McDonald's is bailed.

Man held over women's murders

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 01:01
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a mother and daughter whose bodies were found on Merseyside, detectives say.

Boy, 14, held over Australia 'plot'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 00:58
A 14-year-old boy from Blackburn has been arrested over an alleged terror plot in Australia, Greater Manchester Police say.

Why SNP matters to whole of UK

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 00:29
What are the consequences of the SNP's decision to campaign for the end of austerity in the whole of the UK?

Greek far-right leaders go on trial

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 00:20
Leaders of Greece's far-right Golden Dawn party are among 69 people now on trial on charges including murder and belonging to a criminal group.

Fire crews tackle blaze at church

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 00:05
Fire crews tackle a "well-developed" blaze at a church in Govan, Glasgow, which led to the evacuation of residents living nearby.

Man City's Scott sorry for headbutt

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 00:01
Manchester City Ladies midfielder Jill Scott apologises for headbutting Arsenal's Jade Bailey after the Gunners win 1-0.

More women come forward over rapist

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 23:32
Fifteen women contact police fearing they were targeted by a night-stalker rapist who admitted 11 offences when he appeared in court.

Deadly attack on UN in Somalia

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 23:26
A bomb attack on a UN vehicle in Somalia's Puntland region kills at least 10 people, police say.

Stars praise Spacey's Old Vic reign

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 23:20
Stars of the acting world have paid tribute to Kevin Spacey at a gala event at the Old Vic as he steps down as artistic director.

Urgent EU talks over migrant deaths

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 23:16
EU ministers are to meet in Luxembourg to discuss the deaths of migrants after the latest boat capsize in the Mediterranean in which hundreds died.

Meeting to tackle Derry trouble

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 23:16
Community leaders are due to meet in Galliagh, Londonderry to tackle anti-social behaviour following trouble in the area on Friday night.

VIDEO: Parkinson's mistaken for drunkenness

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 23:15
According to a new study, a quarter of people with Parkinson's say they have had their symptoms mistaken for drunkenness. Jayne McCubbin reports.

Zulu king seeks to calm SA violence

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 23:14
South Africa's Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini, whose comments have been blamed for a wave of xenophobic attacks, is set to appeal for restraint.

VIDEO: New glass frog has translucent skin

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 22:41
A new species of glass frog has been found in the Talamanca mountains of Costa Rica.

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