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'We saw bodies brought down Everest'

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 07:44
Everest climber on anger and threats at base camp

VIDEO: Video shows ferry captain rescue

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 07:32
New pictures have emerged of the captain of the ill-fated South Korean passenger ferry being rescued as it sank on 16 April.

Clooney engaged, says fiancee's firm

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 07:28
Reports that George Clooney is to wed his girlfriend, human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin, are confirmed by her London law firm.

Veteran striker Phillips to retire

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 07:23
Striker Kevin Phillips will retire this weekend after helping Leicester City win promotion to the Premier League.

Poppies for schools in WW1 centenary

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 06:51
Poppy seeds have been sent to every school in the UK as part of the commemorations for the centenary of the outbreak of World War One.

VIDEO: How to demolish a city centre tower

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 06:51
The demolition of a 21-storey tower block in central Birmingham has been described as one of most difficult carried out in a city centre.

Guide to the 2014 elections

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 06:47
Guide to the European and English local elections on 22 May

Dead bird of prey total reaches 22

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 06:46
Police investigating the deaths of birds and prey in Ross-shire and the Black Isle say another two dead red kites have been found.

Trust fined £200K for patient death

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 06:45
The health trust which ran Stafford Hospital is fined £200,000 for failing a diabetic patient who died in its care.

Aid workers killed in CAR clinic

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 06:39
Three aid workers are among 22 people killed in a rebel attack on a clinic in northern Central African Republic, officials say, as Muslims flee the capital.

VIDEO: Chris Martin marriage 'not breakdown'

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 06:32
Chris Martin has revealed that his latest album has in some parts been inspired by the break-up of his marriage to actress Gwyneth Paltrow.

Cavendish wins stage two in Turkey

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 05:59
British rider Mark Cavendish is still in the lead at the Tour of Turkey after winning Stage Two of the race.

UK 'working to end' Indian mango ban

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 05:57
The UK says it is working to resolve A ban on mangoes and aubergines entering the UK from India has been imposed as part of Europe-wide action.

Burial women must repay £90,000

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 05:53
Two women who buried a man in their garden and continued to claim his benefits are ordered to repay almost £90,000 under the Proceeds of Crime Act.

Resign call over Rigby ballot slogan

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 05:47
An MP calls for the head of the Electoral Commission to resign for allowing the name of murdered soldier Lee Rigby to be used to promote a far-right political party.

East Ukraine mayor shot and wounded

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 05:27
The mayor of the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv is shot and wounded amid fresh unrest as the US imposes new sanctions against Russian individuals.

Up to 4,300 pigs die in arson attack

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 05:23
Up to 4,300 pigs are killed in a suspected arson attack at a farm in County Armagh, according to the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service.

VIDEO: Dancing bid to excite the voters

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 05:21
One bid to whip up excitement about the European elections on 22 May comes in the form of a music video of young people dancing.

MP Nigel Evans rejoins Conservatives

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 05:10
Nigel Evans, the MP recently cleared of a number of sexual offences, rejoins the Conservatives in the Commons.

VIDEO: Fassbender on being in Frank's head

BBC - Mon, 2014-04-28 05:00
Michael Fassbender talks about what it was like to play the comedy character Frank Sidebottom.
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