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World economy: The hidden rocks

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:01
What are the issues that pose the greatest danger to the global economy this year? asks Andrew Walker.

Africa's video game makers dreaming big

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:01
How Africa's games makers plan to make it big

Hard task: Creating more apprentices

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:01
Can business take on three million more?

VIDEO: Acrobats of the insect world

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:00
Researchers are using super slow-motion footage to reveal the secrets of the most acrobatic insects

VIDEO: 'I saw the roof of the bus in mid-air'

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:00
PC Ashley Walker was still in his probationary period with the Metropolitan Police when he saw the bomb explode on the number 30 bus.

VIDEO: The blind birdman of Brazil

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:00
The 'birdwatcher' who has been blind since birth

Arrests after shotgun fired in park

Thu, 2015-07-02 14:48
Two people are arrested after a report of a shotgun being fired in a playground in Belfast.

Nadal: The decline of a great?

Thu, 2015-07-02 14:34
BBC Sport's Tom Fordyce looks at what is happening to Rafael Nadal after his surprise loss to qualifier Dustin Brown.

Adelaide Crows coach found dead

Thu, 2015-07-02 14:29
Phil Walsh, coach of the Australian Football League's Adelaide Crows, is found dead at home and his son is under arrest.

Top charity boss asked to step down

Thu, 2015-07-02 14:28
The Cabinet Office is withholding £3m unless Kids Company moves on its chief executive, Camila Batmanghelidjh.

Fiat-Chrysler criticised over recalls

Thu, 2015-07-02 14:25
Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles faces action over the mishandling in the US of car recalls, the country's top vehicle safety regulator says.

Bronze on World Cup award shortlist

Thu, 2015-07-02 14:07
England's Lucy Bronze is shortlisted for the Golden Ball - the award given to the best player at the Women's World Cup.

'Mass rebel attack' on Syria's Aleppo

Thu, 2015-07-02 14:02
Syrian rebels led by Islamist groups launch a massive assault to take full control of the northern city of Aleppo, monitors say.

Colombia coca farmers boost output

Thu, 2015-07-02 13:20
Colombian coca farmers increased cultivation area by 44% last year for fear any peace deal may lead to eradication, the UN says.

'My best Wimbledon days may be over'

Thu, 2015-07-02 13:11
Rafael Nadal says he may not be able to rekindle his former Wimbledon glories after his shock 2015 exit to Dustin Brown.

First US measles death in 12 years

Thu, 2015-07-02 12:57
Health authorities confirm that the death of a woman in Washington state earlier this year was the first US fatality from measles in 12 years.

What not to miss on day five

Thu, 2015-07-02 12:43
Your essential guide to day five of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at the All England Club.

VIDEO: How prevalent is church arson in the US?

Thu, 2015-07-02 12:41
A series of seemingly unrelated fires at predominantly black churches has authorities searching for answers just weeks after a racially motivated mass shooting.

Fast-track asylum system suspended

Thu, 2015-07-02 11:50
A system for detaining asylum seekers while their claims are speedily assessed is suspended after it was ruled unlawful last month, the Home Office says.

Jim Webb joins 2016 presidential race

Thu, 2015-07-02 11:49
Vietnam veteran and former US Senator Jim Webb launches his bid for president, joining other Democrats taking on front-runner Hillary Clinton.

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