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In pictures: 25 years of Hubble

Wed, 2015-04-22 18:12
Ten amazing pictures of our Universe, taken by the Hubble space telescope.

Lib Dems face difficult election aftermath

Wed, 2015-04-22 18:01
The Lib Dems are likely to enter a coalition after the election, but negotiations could be difficult, says Mark Mardell.

US airline boss gives up cash salary

Wed, 2015-04-22 17:56
American Airlines chief executive Doug Parker joins a select group of company bosses opting to be paid entirely in stock.

Does 'vote swapping' actually work?

Wed, 2015-04-22 17:54
Does 'vote swapping' actually work?

Six tales of valour and a missing Victoria Cross

Wed, 2015-04-22 17:53
Six tales of valour and a missing Victoria Cross

VIDEO: Calbuco volcano erupts in Chile

Wed, 2015-04-22 17:49
The Calbuco volcano in southern Chile has erupted for the first time in more than four decades.

VIDEO: Seized Mexican girl returned home

Wed, 2015-04-22 17:36
A 14 year old Mexican girl taken by authorities to the United States, has been returned to her family.

McCartney tops musicians' rich list

Wed, 2015-04-22 17:17
Ex-Beatle Sir Paul McCartney tops the Sunday Times Rich List of musicians with his £730m fortune, while Adele is named the richest young musician.

Garment workers in rights struggle

Wed, 2015-04-22 17:03
Two years after the Rana Plaza disaster that killed more than 1,100 people, Bangladeshi garment factory workers are still struggling for their rights, as the BBC's Justin Rowlatt finds out.

Women becoming nuns hits 25-year high

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:57
The number of women becoming nuns has reached a 25-year high, according to the Catholic Church in England and Wales.

Warning on loss of part-time students

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:38
The fall in part-time students in the UK means lost opportunities for individuals and the economy, the new head of the Open University warns.

EU to hold emergency migrant summit

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:30
EU leaders are to hold an emergency summit on ways to stem the number of migrants risking the perilous journey across the Mediterranean.

Islamic centre 'pressured to close'

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:26
An Islamic centre in the Australian city of Melbourne, attended by two teenagers charged with terrorism-related offences, closes its doors.

Mosquito 'lured by body odour genes'

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:19
The likelihood of being bitten by mosquitoes could be down to genes that control our body odour, a pilot study in Plos One suggests.

The police force accused of hating black people

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:10
The force accused of hating black people

Marvel Avenged: From financial ruin to the biggest film franchise in history

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:04
From financial ruin to the biggest film franchise in history

The Saudi prince who offered Bentleys to bombers

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:00
Why an offer of 100 luxury cars caused outrage on social media

Sir Alex boost for Mary Barbour fund

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:00
Sir Alex Ferguson returns to his home city of Glasgow to support a campaign to erect a statue in honour of social reformer Mary Barbour.

Peatland wind farm set for inquiry

Wed, 2015-04-22 15:59
A public inquiry into a controversial wind farm development in Sutherland is due to begin.

'Flash crash' trader in court

Wed, 2015-04-22 15:59
The first court appearance in the extradition case against a UK trader accused of contributing to a £500bn crash on Wall Street makes it on to the front pages, while there is further focus on Tory concerns about the SNP.

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