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Polio hits record high in Pakistan

Sat, 2014-10-04 02:08
Health officials in Pakistan say attacks on immunisation teams have led to the country's highest number of polio cases for 15 years.

VIDEO: Cameron: Henning murder 'unforgivable'

Sat, 2014-10-04 01:59
The murder of hostage Alan Henning is "abhorrent, senseless and completely unforgivable", Prime Minister David Cameron has said.

Top Gear crew 'chased by thousands'

Sat, 2014-10-04 01:50
Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson says his team was told to leave Argentina over a car number plate that appeared to reference the Falklands war.

Drivers face 40-mile diversion on A2

Sat, 2014-10-04 01:23
A six-mile stretch of a major road in Kent will be closed for the next nine weekends for carriageway improvements.

VIDEO: 'Hills Bandit' caught after car chase

Sat, 2014-10-04 01:16
A suspected bank robber is caught after leading police on a four-road car chase in southern California.

VIDEO: GPs at weekends: How will it work?

Sat, 2014-10-04 01:06
The BBC's Nina Warhurst reports from a surgery in Greater Manchester which has experimented with extended opening hours.

AUDIO: Why do butterflies shimmer?

Sat, 2014-10-04 00:52
New research published by the Natural History Museum has shown that it is possible to culture cells from butterfly wings to produce iridescent colours in the laboratory.

Boy flying to US for leg surgery

Sat, 2014-10-04 00:50
A 15-year-old boy with an undiagnosed brain abnormality flies out to the US for a specialist leg operation after £30,000 was raised to pay for the treatment.

City arcades and market 'need help'

Sat, 2014-10-04 00:30
Cardiff's Victorian market and its famous arcades need urgent help after a decline in business in the wake of the revamp of the St David's shopping centre, a review finds.

VIDEO: Pro-Chinese hit back at HK 'siege'

Sat, 2014-10-04 00:30
Leaders of a pro-democracy student group in Hong Kong have postponed talks with the government after demonstrators were involved in scuffles with opponents

VIDEO: Woman, 100, in birthday glider stunt

Sat, 2014-10-04 00:29
A 100-year-old woman loops the loop as a birthday treat in the skies above Suffolk.

Vettel to benefit from Alonso gamble

Sat, 2014-10-04 00:18
Will Vettel benefit from Alonso's Ferrari departure?

VIDEO: Texas Ebola flat sealed by specialists

Sat, 2014-10-04 00:01
The flat in Texas where a man lay sick for days with Ebola is sealed up by a Hazmat team.

Briton Alan Henning 'killed by IS'

Fri, 2014-10-03 23:56
A video purporting to show the beheading of British hostage Alan Henning is released by Islamic State militants.

Vettel in for Alonso at Ferrari

Fri, 2014-10-03 23:55
Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel will leave Red Bull to join Ferrari, replacing Fernando Alonso, who is set for McLaren.

VIDEO: How one man's run grew to 1.2m

Fri, 2014-10-03 23:53
On Saturday, the free running event Park Run celebrates its 10th birthday.

Hong Kong arrests 'triad' members

Fri, 2014-10-03 23:42
Hong Kong police arrest 19 people, including suspected triad gang members accused of attacking rallies, as talks with the government are shelved.

M4 congestion 'can't carry on'

Fri, 2014-10-03 23:25
Transport Minister Edwina Hart insists traffic problems around Newport must be dealt with, after two former Labour ministers criticised plans for an M4 relief road.

Is it nuts to serve squirrel burgers?

Fri, 2014-10-03 23:06
How many squirrels does it take to make a quarter-pounder?

Rosberg takes Japan pole position

Fri, 2014-10-03 22:44
Lewis Hamilton lost his fight for Japanese Grand Prix pole position with Mercedes team-mate and title rival Nico Rosberg.

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