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Richest and poorest in the UK

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 03:23
Where in the UK is getting richer and poorer?

Can women have it all?

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 03:21
Is Kirstie Allsopp right about having babies before university?

ECB dismisses female IPL-style league

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 03:11
The England and Wales Cricket Board refuses to back an IPL-style tournament for women, saying it has "no support".

VIDEO: Pomp and ceremony as Queen arrives

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 03:08
The ceremony surrounding the State Opening of Parliament follows traditions that date back many years.

VIDEO: 'We stand together for freedom'

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 02:58
US President Barack Obama has reaffirmed his county's "unwavering commitment" to defend the freedom of democratic states in eastern Europe, following Russia's annexation of Crimea.

VIDEO: MP recalls being 'Queen's hostage'

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 02:51
One politician will not view or hear the Queen's speech at the opening of parliament as they will be held hostage by her majesty

Nigeria villagers 'killed at church'

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 02:48
Suspected Boko Haram militants. some disguised as soldiers, kill dozens of Nigerian villagers in fresh raids including one on a church, the BBC learns.

Youth PCC relationship investigated

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 02:31
The youth police and crime commissioner for Kent is not doing any public engagements while reports of a relationship with a 50-year old man are being investigated.

Van Gogh 'live ear' on display

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 02:31
A copy of Vincent van Gogh's ear grown using genetic material from one of the artist's living relatives, has gone on display in a German museum.

England practising penalties 'a lot'

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 02:23
Captain Steven Gerrard says England are practising penalties "a lot" but will not become obsessed with World Cup shootouts.

Malaysia backpacker police find body

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 02:20
A body is found in the hunt for British backpacker Gareth Huntley who went missing while trekking on a Malaysian island.

Polls test S Korea mood after ferry

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 02:19
South Koreans vote in local polls being seen as a test of the government's standing amid severe criticism of its handling of the recent ferry disaster.

New £2.5bn Heathrow Terminal 2 opens

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 02:09
The first paying passengers begin using Heathrow's new £2.5bn Terminal 2, with bosses pledging lessons have been learned from the troubled opening of T5.

Man jailed over stabbed teacher post

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 02:06
A man is jailed after posting an offensive Facebook message about the killing of Leeds teacher Ann Maguire.

Cabinet row over how to tackle extremism

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 02:02
May and Gove caught up in Whitehall turf war

Venice mayor held in fraud inquiry

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 02:02
The mayor of Venice is among 35 people arrested in Italy over alleged corruption in connection with new flood barriers being built around the city.

Bearded stung bee killer sought

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 01:47
Police are looking for a bearded man with a number of bee stings who may have killed thousands of bees after vandalising hives in March.

VIDEO: Music v magic - Who will win BGT?

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 01:45
Britain's Got Talent magician Darcy Oake and violinist Lettice Rowbotham chat to BBC Breakfast.

Harman calls for licence fee review

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 01:44
Labour's deputy leader, Harriet Harman, says the BBC should investigate alternatives to the licence fee.

UK services sector expands in May

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-04 01:30
The UK's dominant services sector grows at a faster rate than expected in May, while employment in the sector stayed at a 17-year high recorded in April, a survey shows.
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