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Anonymising router project shut down

Mon, 2014-10-20 02:15
A plan to raise cash to make a router that hides what people do online has been suspended after questions were raised about the project.

Lynda Bellingham: Career in pictures

Mon, 2014-10-20 02:12
Actress Lynda Bellingham's career on screen

Housing 'plateau' as rates fall

Mon, 2014-10-20 02:08
The housing market is "sitting on a plateau", a lenders' group has said, despite renewed competition between providers on mortgage rates.

China says no to Dumbledore

Mon, 2014-10-20 01:59
China says 'No' to Dumbledore

Prince Charles orders squirrel cull

Mon, 2014-10-20 01:54
The Prince of Wales orders a cull of grey squirrels on Duchy of Cornwall land in an attempt to protect the indigenous red variety.

EU immigration - the Croatian solution?

Mon, 2014-10-20 01:39
How can migration be limited without affecting freedom of movement?

Life inside a Taliban stronghold

Mon, 2014-10-20 01:31
Rare glimpse of militants' camp at the gateway to Kabul

US drops arms to Kurds battling IS

Mon, 2014-10-20 01:28
US military aircraft drop weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish fighters battling IS militants in the key Syrian town of Kobane.

VIDEO: Equal parental pay for civil service

Mon, 2014-10-20 01:23
All Civil Service employees will be entitled to full parental pay from April 2015, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg will announce.

Girl, 15, dies during football match

Mon, 2014-10-20 01:15
A teenage girl dies after collapsing during a football match in Lancashire.

VIDEO: Watch Redknapp's Taarabt rant

Mon, 2014-10-20 01:14
QPR manager Harry Redknapp says Adel Taarabt is "three stone overweight" and says the midfielder is "not fit to play football".

Jokowi sworn in as Indonesia leader

Mon, 2014-10-20 01:07
Joko Widodo, the charismatic outsider who won Indonesia's presidency, calls for national reconciliation and unity as he is sworn in.

VIDEO: Japan minister quits amid row

Mon, 2014-10-20 01:00
Japan's Trade and Industry Minister Yuko Obuchi resigns and is swiftly followed by Justice Minister Midori Matsushima.

Three-week bin collection starts

Mon, 2014-10-20 00:56
Bin and refuse collection in Gwynedd will now be every three weeks instead of every fortnight, as a controversial scheme gets under way.

VIDEO: Mental health and motherhood

Mon, 2014-10-20 00:48
Ruth Eglin, Abi Sherratt and Natalie Nuttall, who all suffered mental health problems related to their pregnancies, spoke to the BBC about their experiences.

VIDEO: Nepal survivor: 'Not my day to die'

Mon, 2014-10-20 00:42
UK police sergeant Paul Sherridan was in the Himalayas for Nepal's worst ever trekking disaster and helped many trekkers to safety.

Pakistan charity boss 'heartbroken'

Mon, 2014-10-20 00:34
One of Pakistan's top charity leaders tells the BBC he is heartbroken after being robbed at gunpoint.

Hundreds of IT jobs to be created

Mon, 2014-10-20 00:27
More than 620 IT jobs are being created in south Wales by a Canadian IT firm which has funding from a Welsh government grant.

Carrier bag charge comes into effect

Mon, 2014-10-20 00:26
A public awareness campaign is being launched to highlight the carrier bag charge which has come into force.

VIDEO: 'Cold call' pension scam warning

Mon, 2014-10-20 00:22
Changes in the rules surrounding pensions could lead to more people being persuaded to transfer their savings to risky investment schemes, some of which may be fraudulent.

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