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VIDEO: House of Commons

Mon, 2014-09-01 09:49
Speaker Bercow announces a "pause" in the recruitment of a new Commons clerk, amid a row.

VIDEO: Proton therapy: UK patient access

Mon, 2014-09-01 09:35
Dr Yen-Ching Chang, the lead on Proton Beam Therapy at University College London Hospital, says the UK has comprehensive access to the therapy for patients with the highest needs.

Lesotho military action ruled out

Mon, 2014-09-01 09:00
Southern African leaders reject calls by Lesotho's exiled prime minister for the immediate deployment of troops to his country, an official tells the BBC.

Day in pictures: 1 September 2014

Mon, 2014-09-01 08:49
News images from around the world: 1 September

Edinburgh panda may have miscarried

Mon, 2014-09-01 08:46
Edinburgh Zoo is concerned that the UK's only female giant panda may no longer be pregnant.

Ride commemorates WW1 cavalry role

Mon, 2014-09-01 08:44
The War Horse Ride, commemorating the part played by British and French cavalry during World War One, ends in the French town of Nery.

British Ebola patient 'pretty well'

Mon, 2014-09-01 08:41
The parents of the first British person to contract Ebola during the outbreak in West Africa say he is recovering well.

Jobs go as printing company closes

Mon, 2014-09-01 08:36
A printing company in Torfaen announces it has closed, with the loss of 113 jobs.

131 child migrants sent to Australia

Mon, 2014-09-01 08:34
One hundred and thirty-one children from Northern Ireland, some as young as five, were sent to Australia as child migrants between 1922 and 1995, an inquiry hears.

Ashya parents fight extradition

Mon, 2014-09-01 08:21
The parents of Ashya King are held in police custody after refusing to consent to their extradition to the UK at an appearance at the High Court in Spain.

VIDEO: Bercow orders clerk recruitment 'pause'

Mon, 2014-09-01 08:10
John Bercow has announced a "modest pause" in the recruitment of the next clerk of the House of Commons following a row with MPs.

BBC staff vote to strike over cuts

Mon, 2014-09-01 08:07
BBC staff vote to go on strike in a row over job losses, the National Union of Journalists says.

African food security on the menu

Mon, 2014-09-01 07:55
African ministers and business leaders gather in Ethiopia to consider ways to trigger a green revolution and improve the continent's food security.

Ukraine hit by military setbacks

Mon, 2014-09-01 07:48
Ukraine suffers a series of military setbacks, as hundreds of troops are taken prisoner and its forces withdraw from a key airport.

Kenya targeting 'ghost workers'

Mon, 2014-09-01 07:44
Kenya's President Kenyatta launches the biometric registration of civil servants in an attempt to remove "ghost workers" from the government's payroll.

Woman raped on her way to work

Mon, 2014-09-01 07:42
A 20-year-old woman is raped at the entrance to the Swanfield Industrial Estate, Leith, while walking to work.

Free-kick fan 'bent it like Beckham'

Mon, 2014-09-01 07:40
A football fan who ran on to the pitch and took a free-kick during a Premier League match is fined by a judge, who compared his dead-ball skills to those of a low-speed David Beckham.

Ferguson police wear body cameras

Mon, 2014-09-01 07:35
Police in Ferguson, Missouri, are now using body cameras, three weeks after a white officer shot and killed an unarmed black teenager leading to weeks of violent unrest.

Nato plans rapid response force

Mon, 2014-09-01 07:28
Nato is to approve a rapid response force at a summit in Wales this week to deter any Russian threat to Eastern European members, the alliance's chief says.

VIDEO: Public plea for Wedgewood collection

Mon, 2014-09-01 07:24
A public appeal is launched to save the Wedgwood Museum pottery collection, which is being sold to pay off the ceramics firm's pension bill.
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