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Norway in Syria-linked terror alert

Thu, 2014-07-24 03:01
Norway is boosting security because of an imminent threat from people linked to Islamist militants in Syria, Norway's intelligence chief says.

Deadly ambush on Iraq prison convoy

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:58
Suicide attackers mount a bomb and gun attack on a prison convoy in Iraq, killing 51 prisoners and nine police officers, security sources say.

Privacy regulator to get more money

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:57
The Information Commissioner's Office is to receive more funding so it can monitor the implications of the controversial new "emergency" data law.

VIDEO: The rehydration unit in an Indian slum

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:57
An Indian charity has set up a rehydration unit in their health centre to ensure local people get access to oral rehydration therapy

Jobs go at troubled car parts firm

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:50
A car parts firm goes into administration with the loss of 1,244 jobs, including 78 in Wales.

VIDEO: Witnesses describe two hour execution

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:32
Victims' family speak out, saying they don't believe inmate Joseph Wood was 'suffering' after a two-hour execution in Arizona.

Farah out of Commonwealth Games

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:27
Double Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah withdraws from the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow because of illness.

VIDEO: Meet the 'Women Against Feminism'

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:25
The young women who say they don't need feminism

Drone finds missing 82-year-old man

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:24
A model drone has helped locate an elderly man in Wisconsin who had been missing for three days.

Big rise in council redundancy costs

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:21
Cash-strapped Welsh councils have spent nearly twice as much on making staff redundant as they did last year, BBC Wales learns.

Pet Shop Boys premiere Turing tribute

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:18
Pop duo the Pet Shop Boys unveil their latest work, a tribute to wartime code-breaker Alan Turing, at the first of this year's Late Night BBC Proms.

Banksy 'belongs to the government'

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:09
A Banksy artwork painted on a Cheltenham house belongs to the Department for Transport, a retired chartered surveyor claims.

VIDEO: UK 'disappointed' no Gaza ceasefire

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:08
The Foreign Secretary, Phillip Hammond, has said he is "disappointed" that Hamas has rejected a ceasefire proposal aimed at easing the conflict in Gaza.

Walking stick gun handed to police

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:03
An antique shotgun disguised as a walking stick is handed in to police as part of a Greater Manchester gun amnesty.

VIDEO: Shakespeare in Love stage show opens

Thu, 2014-07-24 01:37
An adaptation of the Oscar-winning film, Shakespeare in Love, makes its London stage debut.

UN warns of 'dire' Gaza situation

Thu, 2014-07-24 01:36
UN humanitarian chief Valerie Amos expresses extreme concern at the situation in Gaza, warning that residents are running out of food and water.

European Central Bank website hacked

Thu, 2014-07-24 01:34
The website of the European Central Bank has been hacked, with personal information stolen, but the bank says no market sensitive data was compromised.

Commonwealth Games begin in Glasgow

Thu, 2014-07-24 01:31
The Queen declares the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow open after a live show featuring a cast of 2,000 and appearances from several famous Scots.

Man charged with MH17 Twitter post

Thu, 2014-07-24 01:29
An 18-year-old man from Sunderland is charged over an offensive Twitter message relating to the Malaysia Airlines crash.

VIDEO: 'Cheesegrater' construction complete

Thu, 2014-07-24 01:23
Building work is completed on the tallest skyscraper in the City of London.
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