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Policemen die in Bahrain bomb blast

Tue, 2015-07-28 01:16
Two policemen die and six others are injured in a "terrorist bomb attack" on the island of Sitrah in Bahrain, the government says.

Bin lorry may have reached 25mph

Tue, 2015-07-28 01:13
The bin lorry which crashed in Glasgow killing six people may have reached a speed of 25mph as it hit pedestrians, a fatal accident inquiry hears.

Ex-SA & Notts all-rounder Rice dies

Tue, 2015-07-28 01:12
Former South Africa and Nottinghamshire all-rounder and captain Clive Rice dies at the age of 66.

Police 'may not attend' burglaries

Tue, 2015-07-28 01:11
The public should not expect to see a police officer after crimes such as burglary, the head of the new National Police Chiefs' Council tells the BBC.

UK economic growth picks up to 0.7%

Tue, 2015-07-28 01:10
UK economic growth accelerated to 0.7% in the second quarter of the year, helped by a big jump in oil and gas production.

Gaddafi's son sentenced to death

Tue, 2015-07-28 01:07
A court in Libya sentences Col Muammar Gaddafi's son, Saif al-Islam, and eight others to death over war crimes linked to the 2011 revolution.

'Bedroom tax' cash help urged by AMs

Tue, 2015-07-28 01:06
Social housing tenants hit by the so-called bedroom tax should get more financial help from the Welsh government, AMs say.

Ennis-Hill available for Worlds

Tue, 2015-07-28 01:02
Olympic champion Jessica Ennis-Hill says she is available to compete in the World Athletics Championships in August.

VIDEO: Oldest Pict fort found on sea stack

Tue, 2015-07-28 00:56
Archaeologists say a Pictish fort uncovered during a dig near Stonehaven is the oldest in Scotland.

EU good at problem solving - Hill

Tue, 2015-07-28 00:51
The European Union is "very effective" at solving problems, Britain's top official in Brussels says, amid reports members are becoming more receptive to UK demands to renegotiate its membership.

A deadly trail of polonium

Tue, 2015-07-28 00:44
How radioactive material was left on Tube and planes

The country where disabled people are beaten and chained

Tue, 2015-07-28 00:38
The disabled people who are beaten and chained

EU satellite gears up for data flood

Tue, 2015-07-28 00:35
Europe's Sentinel-2a satellite, which will "carpet map" the Earth's land surface day-in, day-out, is on course to go into full operation in early or mid-October.

VIDEO: Cameron speech on 'dirty money'

Tue, 2015-07-28 00:13
UK Prime Minister David Cameron outlines plans to stop foreigners from buying UK homes with "plundered or laundered cash" as part of a "global effort" to defeat corruption.

VIDEO: Birthday cake for world's oldest panda

Tue, 2015-07-28 00:11
At nearly 37 years of age, Jia Jia is thought to be the oldest panda ever kept in captivity.

Tech experts caution on killer AI

Tue, 2015-07-28 00:11
More than 1,000 tech experts, scientists and researchers have written a letter warning about the dangers of autonomous weapons.

Murder-suicide link investigated

Tue, 2015-07-28 00:10
Police in the Republic of Ireland are investigating if the deaths of a married couple were a murder-suicide, according to reports.

Amazon launches music streaming in UK

Tue, 2015-07-28 00:01
Retailer Amazon enters the UK streaming market with Prime Music, a new service available to Amazon Prime customers as part of their annual subscription.

Welter named first female NFL coach

Mon, 2015-07-27 23:16
Jen Welter becomes the first female coach in the NFL after being appointed by the Arizona Cardinals.

Drugs claim peer resigns from Lords

Mon, 2015-07-27 23:08
Lord Sewel resigns from the House of Lords and apologises for "the pain and embarrassment" caused after he was filmed allegedly taking drugs with prostitutes.