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VIDEO: Trends of the week - in 60 seconds

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 16:28
Online trends of the week in 60 seconds

Elderly care complaints 'ignored'

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 16:23
Thousands of allegations of abuse and neglect of elderly people were made in England last year, the BBC learns.

Japanese-Peruvians recall US internment

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 16:10
The fate of Japanese-Latin Americans during World War Two

New York event remembers Malcolm X

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 15:58
A ceremony is held in New York's Harlem to honour black civil rights leader Malcolm X at the site where he was assassinated 50 years ago.

Brave Murray stopped by Golovkin

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 15:36
Britain's Martin Murray suffers an 11th-round defeat by WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin in Monte Carlo.

Mourinho refuses to discuss red card

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 15:25
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho blames four key moments after his Premier League leaders are held to a draw by Burnley.

VIDEO: Who is 'Oscar', anyway?

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 15:15
With the 2015 Academy Awards taking place in Los Angeles on Sunday, the BBC's Will Gompertz explains all about the Oscars.

Newcastle were pathetic - Shearer

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 15:14
Newcastle's display in a 5-0 loss at Manchester City was "pathetic and embarrassing", says former striker Alan Shearer.

Why homeless Britons are turning to the Sikh community for food

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 15:11
Homeless people in the UK are getting free meals thanks to a centuries-old Sikh tradition. Why, asks Rajeev Gupta.

The shark attack survivor who loves sharks

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 15:08
The shark attack survivor who sticks up for sharks

National Gallery staff stage strike

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 15:08
Workers at the National Gallery are to stage a series of fresh strikes in a row over the privatisation of services.

Savile's 'secret daughter' - front pages

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 14:56
Stories affecting children are on front pages, with the Sunday Mirror claiming an "exclusive" report on a woman who says she fears Jimmy Savile is her father.

Immigration film 'should be shelved'

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 14:42
The leader of Britain's trade union movement calls for Channel 4's Immigration Street documentary to be shelved.

VIDEO: Angry player 'body slams' opponent

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 13:42
After being fouled by Stockport's Charlie Russell, Worcester City's Shab Khan responds by throwing him to the floor.

Some players move for money - Koeman

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 13:30
Southampton manager Ronald Koeman says some players leave clubs for money and not for footballing reasons.

Ex-UKIP councillor has 'no regrets'

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 13:29
Councillor Rozanne Duncan, expelled by the UK Independence Party over what Nigel Farage described as "deeply racist comments", says she has no regrets.

VIDEO: Farage condemns 'deeply racist' remarks

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 13:28
The UKIP leader Nigel Farage has condemned what he's described as "deeply racist" comments that led to the expulsion of a party member.

Prescott back to front-line politics

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 13:24
The former Labour deputy prime minister, John Prescott, is returning to front-line politics as a special adviser to Ed Miliband with responsibility for climate change.

Cuba frees Canadian businessman

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 13:06
Cuba frees the president of a Canadian transport company, Cy Tokmakjian, after more than three years in jail on bribery charges.

GB hopes of GB gold rest with Trott

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-21 12:48
Olympic champion Laura Trott maintains hopes of a first British gold at the Track World Championships in the omnium.