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Young people facing 'housing exile'

Wed, 2015-07-01 15:34
Many young people are being forced to leave the communities they grew up in because of a lack of affordable housing, a cabinet minister is to warn.

Consider Syria IS strikes, MPs urged

Wed, 2015-07-01 15:24
MPs should consider allowing Britain to bomb Islamic State targets in Syria, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon is to say.

George Galloway 'made me do chores'

Wed, 2015-07-01 15:16
George Galloway asked his ex-parliamentary aide to buy him underwear and organise his wedding party, she tells the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme.

VIDEO: Tense standoff over new Moscow church

Wed, 2015-07-01 15:16
The construction of a new Russian Orthodox chapel in a Moscow park has sparked a round-the-clock protest by local residents

VIDEO: Dealing with death in special schools

Wed, 2015-07-01 15:15
Helping young people with learning disability understand death

India quiet on emissions peak year

Wed, 2015-07-01 15:15
India will not announce a target date for when it expects its carbon emissions to drop, the environment minister tells the BBC.

VIDEO: 'I still think I'm a lucky one'

Wed, 2015-07-01 15:13
Martine Wright, Paralympian and survivor of the 7/7 attacks on why she thinks losing her legs was part of her fate in life.

New test pins down 'time of death'

Wed, 2015-07-01 15:12
Forensic researchers develop a new method for establishing an accurate time of death after as much as 10 days.

Polka dot trees & cartoon rabbits

Wed, 2015-07-01 15:06
After a pitch written on the back of a beer mat, a "land of two wheels" with a rabbit mascot will host the start of the Tour de France.

Inquiry into 'end of life' care

Wed, 2015-07-01 15:05
MSPs are preparing to launch an inquiry into the quality and availability of end-of-life care in Scotland.

Greece talks 'ruled out' before vote

Wed, 2015-07-01 15:01
Eurozone chiefs rule out any further bailout talks with Greece until after the country's referendum on Sunday, despite a new approach from Athens.

VIDEO: Things to make with 3D printer waste

Wed, 2015-07-01 15:01
A pair of young designers explain how they have developed a technique to make furniture from the waste product of 3D printing.

'I would never vote to leave Europe'

Wed, 2015-07-01 15:01
Why Greece’s richest village is voting ‘yes’

Why are we having another Budget?

Wed, 2015-07-01 15:01
George Osborne will deliver a Budget on Wednesday 8 July, less than four months after he delivered the last one.

Police cleared over gunshot death

Wed, 2015-07-01 14:57
No police officers will face legal action after a man died of a gunshot wound in a raid on a Bradford house.

VIDEO: The life of Holocaust hero Winton

Wed, 2015-07-01 14:07
Sir Nicholas Winton, who saved hundreds of Jewish children from the Nazis, has died aged 106.

Wakefield 26-16 Hull FC

Wed, 2015-07-01 13:24
Bottom club Wakefield end a run of 16 successive Super League defeats with a 26-16 home win over Hull FC.

Knifeman arrested by armed police

Wed, 2015-07-01 13:15
A man with a knife is arrested by armed police in Cardiff after reports of damage to a property.

Ex-Met chief fears 'lone wolf' attack

Wed, 2015-07-01 13:14
The threat of a terror attack by a "lone wolf" is "a huge problem" for the UK security services, the former Met Police commissioner says.

Claire Fuller wins debut-novel prize

Wed, 2015-07-01 12:51
Our Endless Numbered Days by Claire Fuller wins this year's Desmond Elliott Prize for first novels.

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