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VIDEO: Virtual aquarium on show in Tokyo

Thu, 2014-09-25 06:35
Children's drawings of sea creatures come to life on a projected wall in a virtual aquarium in Tokyo.

VIDEO: Can your skirt size be a cancer clue?

Thu, 2014-09-25 06:29
Women who consistently gain a skirt size every decade are increasing their risk of developing breast cancer, according to new research.

Nigerian evangelist 'to be sued'

Thu, 2014-09-25 06:25
Two South Africans who lost relatives when a church hostel in Nigeria collapsed say they intend to sue evangelist TB Joshua - and call for others to join them.

Paraguay bishop fired over 'cover-up'

Thu, 2014-09-25 06:23
Pope Francis dismisses the Right Reverend Rogelio Livieres Plano over his involvement in a scandal involving the alleged cover-up of sexual abuse.

Boston bomb trial delayed two months

Thu, 2014-09-25 05:55
The trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who is suspected to be one of the Boston Marathon bombers, has been pushed back by two months to January.

Cannibalism fetish nurse jailed

Thu, 2014-09-25 05:47
A nurse who fantasised about beheading a teenager with an axe and then eating her is jailed for nine years.

Baby killer dad jailed for 22 years

Thu, 2014-09-25 05:37
A father who admitted murdering his two-month-old baby daughter is jailed for at least 22 years.

Kayakers died in 'impossible' waters

Thu, 2014-09-25 05:32
Three members of the same family who drowned when their kayaks were swept over a weir on the River Tyne in Northumberland, faced an "impossible" situation, a coroner hears.

World leaders taught in UK education

Thu, 2014-09-25 05:31
Almost one in seven countries around the world has a prime minister or head of state who studied in a UK higher education institution, according to an analysis by the British Council.

Tesco made 'stratospheric' error

Thu, 2014-09-25 05:28
Tesco's profits guidance error was "stratospheric" and its executives may have to face MPs, the chairman of the Parliamentary Business Committee tells the BBC.

Worst part of Ukraine crisis 'over'

Thu, 2014-09-25 05:26
The "most dangerous" part of Ukraine's conflict in the east is over, President Petro Poroshenko says, adding that his "peace plan will work".

Murray returns with win in China

Thu, 2014-09-25 05:15
Andy Murray beats India's Somdev Devvarman in straight sets in Shenzhen, China in his first match since the US Open.

VIDEO: Conference and recall clash 'cynical ploy'

Thu, 2014-09-25 05:13
The recall of Parliament on the day of the UKIP conference is a "cynical ploy", says the party's deputy chairman.

Photoshopping Federer

Thu, 2014-09-25 04:57
Roger Federer doesn't have enough time to visit the whole of India. So his fans Photoshopped him into their cities.

Queen's horse Estimate disqualified

Thu, 2014-09-25 04:33
The Queen's horse Estimate is stripped of second place in the Ascot Gold Cup after testing positive for morphine.

Tesco was warned in 2010 about 'aggressive accounting'

Thu, 2014-09-25 04:31
Tesco was warned in 2010 about 'aggressive accounting'

Adopted family can check medical past

Thu, 2014-09-25 04:07
Relatives of adopted people will have more rights to find out about their birth family, so they can find out information such as inherited medical conditions.

UK military action and Iraq

Thu, 2014-09-25 03:53
Jonathan Beale explores the UK's options for military action in Iraq

BT claims big broadband speed boost

Thu, 2014-09-25 03:52
Homes and businesses could see speeds rise considerably if a new technology being tested by BT comes to fruition.

Air France resumes talks with pilots

Thu, 2014-09-25 03:47
Air France and pilots' union SNPL resume talks in the hope of resolving the strike that is costing the airline up to 15m euros a day.

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