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UKIP's alliance in Europe rescued

Mon, 2014-10-20 09:34
A Polish MEP joins the UK Independence Party's Eurosceptic grouping, restoring its status in the European Parliament.

Sweden steps up 'mystery sub' hunt

Mon, 2014-10-20 09:27
Sweden steps up its search in waters off Stockholm and tells some civilian vessels to leave the area amid suspicions of a Russian submarine.

My night in the Texas Ebola hospital

Mon, 2014-10-20 09:27
My night’s stay in the Texas Ebola hospital

VIDEO: Why US man joined Kurdish fighters

Mon, 2014-10-20 09:22
The BBC's Jim Muir speaks to an American who has come to fight Islamic State militants on the frontline in north-east Syria.

FM meets abuse cover-up claim woman

Mon, 2014-10-20 08:51
A west Belfast woman who claims republicans were involved in a cover-up of sexual abuse holds talks with First Minister Peter Robinson.

Mansion tax 'at least £250 a month'

Mon, 2014-10-20 08:49
Ed Balls says owners of properties worth between £2m and £3m will pay an extra £250 a month in "mansion tax" under a future Labour government - with higher rates for higher value homes.

Exiled Nazis collected US benefits

Mon, 2014-10-20 08:47
The US has paid dozens of exiled Nazi war criminals millions of dollars in social benefits after forcing them to leave the country, a new report finds.

VIDEO: 'Nobody decides when they can die'

Mon, 2014-10-20 08:43
Actress Lynda Bellingham spoke to BBC Breakfast in October 2014 about her decision to give up chemotherapy treatment

Four held 'over Iran acid attacks'

Mon, 2014-10-20 08:41
Iranian police arrest four men following a string of acid attacks against women allegedly for not following the country's strict dress code.

Man defrauded grandfather of £20,000

Mon, 2014-10-20 08:41
A man who defrauded his grandfather of £20,000 after he persuaded him to let him manage his accounts is jailed for three-and-a-half years.

Man jailed for anti-Semitic MP tweet

Mon, 2014-10-20 08:14
A man is jailed for four weeks for sending an anti-Semitic tweet to Liverpool Wavertree MP Luciana Berger.

Double decker bus crash injures 45

Mon, 2014-10-20 08:07
A man is arrested after 45 people are injured in a collision involving a double decker bus and a car in Hertfordshire.

Mystery clown 'disturbing' children

Mon, 2014-10-20 07:54
A mystery clown is scaring children in Portsmouth by lurking silently in streets and shops and stroking people.

Nigeria declared free of Ebola

Mon, 2014-10-20 07:48
The World Health Organization declares Nigeria officially free of Ebola - hailing it a "spectacular success story" - after six weeks with no new cases.

Reggae singer John Holt dies at 67

Mon, 2014-10-20 07:44
Reggae singer John Holt, who was famed for writing and singing the original version of Blondie's hit The Tide is High, dies aged 67.

DJ Mike Read defends UKIP Calypso

Mon, 2014-10-20 07:43
Former BBC Radio 1 host Mike Read defends a song he has written in support of UKIP after he is accused of racism on social media.

AUDIO: Nursing morale at 'heartbreaking' low

Mon, 2014-10-20 07:43
A nurse claims "heartbreaking" levels of low morale are driving staff out of the profession

Child poverty targets 'won't be hit'

Mon, 2014-10-20 07:34
The UK risks being "permanently divided" between rich and poor unless more is done to boost social mobility, says Alan Milburn, the government's anti-poverty tsar.

VIDEO: Gandalf offers pupils exam advice

Mon, 2014-10-20 07:34
On a visit to a school in Somerset, Sir Ian McKellen reprises his role of Gandalf the wizard to offer pupils an exam tip.

BBC Radio 1 broke swearing rules

Mon, 2014-10-20 07:28
BBC Radio 1 broke broadcasting guidelines when Lily Allen and Ed Sheeran swore on air during the Big Weekend festival, watchdog Ofcom says.
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