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Nuclear waste ship 'on the move'

Fri, 2014-10-10 09:34
A cargo ship carrying nuclear waste which sparked an emergency rescue mission earlier this week has resumed its journey.

Weekendish: The best of the week's reads

Fri, 2014-10-10 09:31
Some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week, with your comments.

Go Figure: The week in numbers

Fri, 2014-10-10 09:22
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.

No charges for Paul Gambaccini

Fri, 2014-10-10 09:16
BBC broadcaster Paul Gambaccini will not face action over alleged historical sex offences, prosecutors say.

Hundreds trapped in Kobane, warns UN

Fri, 2014-10-10 08:58
The UN special envoy to Syria says up to 700 people, mainly elderly, remain trapped in the Syrian border town of Kobane, besieged by IS militants.

Spain sets up Ebola 'crisis' group

Fri, 2014-10-10 08:53
Spain sets up a special committee to deal with the impact of Europe's first case of Ebola, which has killed nearly 4,000 people, mainly in West Africa.

Ofsted inspects Islamic schools

Fri, 2014-10-10 08:51
Three independent Islamic schools in London have been subject to snap inspections from education watchdog Ofsted recently, it emerges.

French 'destroy' al-Qaeda convoy

Fri, 2014-10-10 08:50
An al-Qaeda convoy carrying a shipment of weapons from North Africa to Mali has been destroyed by French forces, according to officials in Paris.

Rich kids v poor kids in Tehran

Fri, 2014-10-10 08:45
The satirical Instagram accounts highlighting inequality in Iran

Bacall treasures to be put on sale

Fri, 2014-10-10 08:44
Artworks, jewellery and furniture belonging to the late Hollywood actress Lauren Bacall are to go under the hammer, auction house Bonhams has said.

SNP calls for major post-'No' powers

Fri, 2014-10-10 08:42
The Scottish government has called for full control over fiscal and tax policy to be devolved from Westminster, in the wake of the vote against independence.

VIDEO: Gold star for Old Kids on The Block

Fri, 2014-10-10 08:34
New Kids on The Block, the boy band that was formed in 1984, received the 2,530th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Nude 'Snapchat images' put online

Fri, 2014-10-10 08:25
Explicit images believed to have been sent through Snapchat are reportedly put online, but the firm says its servers were not breached.

Safety changes after Bianchi crash

Fri, 2014-10-10 08:08
The FIA is looking at steps to ensure drivers slow down more than they currently do following Jules Bianchi's crash on Sunday.

Family fears over missing Syria girl

Fri, 2014-10-10 08:04
The family of a missing 15-year-old who is thought to have travelled to Syria fear they may never see her again.

VIDEO: On the IS front line with Iraqi army

Fri, 2014-10-10 08:00
BBC World Affairs Editor John Simpson travelled with the Iraqi army to the front line with Islamic State outside Baghdad.

VIDEO: Missing teen 'radicalised online'

Fri, 2014-10-10 08:00
The aunt of a missing 15-year-old from Bristol, who is thought to have travelled to Syria, has said she believes her niece was radicalised online.

10 things we didn't know last week

Fri, 2014-10-10 07:57
What makes mice feel sexy, and other nuggets

UKIP leader defends HIV remarks

Fri, 2014-10-10 07:52
Nigel Farage defends comments suggesting immigrants who are HIV-positive should not be allowed to come to the UK.

Robinson to avoid NI talks 'circus'

Fri, 2014-10-10 07:48
DUP leader Peter Robinson says he will not attend the opening of next week's talks aimed at breaking the deadlock at Stormont.

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