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VIDEO: 'I met somebody called Elizabeth'

Tue, 2014-09-23 07:03
Ed Miliband's speech is peppered with references to people he has met recently, including apprentice Elizabeth.

Doubt over RVH child heart surgery

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:57
The future of children's cardiac surgery at Belfast's Royal Victoria Hospital is in serious doubt, as outgoing Health Minister Edwin Poots reveals an expert review has recommended the service moves to Dublin.

VIDEO: 'Mass murder': Survivors describe boat horror

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:49
Three Palestinian survivors of a refugee boat sinking have told the BBC they saw people smugglers deliberately ram the boat, and then chop the hands off those who clung to the sides of the vessel.

Bin Laden son-in-law jailed for life

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:46
Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law, who was an al-Qaeda spokesman, is sentenced to life in prison for terrorism-related charges in New York.

Medellin high-rises demolished

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:22
The remaining towers in the Space apartment complex in the Colombian city of Medellin have been demolished following a deadly collapse last year.

Showground charges over boy's death

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:20
Organisers of the Royal Highland Show face trial over alleged safety breaches, including an incident which resulted in a young boy's death.

Tax collection plans are unveiled

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:19
Plans for how Wales will collect and manage its own taxes for the first time in 700 years are revealed.

Karzai warns successors beware of US

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:18
Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai uses his last speech in office to warn the new government to beware of the United States.

VIDEO: Alice: suspect's mother-in-law speaks

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:10
The mother-in-law of the main suspect in the disappearance of 14-year-old schoolgirl Alice Gross has told the BBC she hopes Arnis Zalkalns will be caught soon.

US strikes Islamic State in Syria

Tue, 2014-09-23 06:04
The US and five Arab nations launch a campaign of air strikes against Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria, the Pentagon says.

The art of Ryder Cup captaincy

Tue, 2014-09-23 05:56
Bonding your team, getting your speech right, picking your singles line-up - the challenges facing Paul McGinley and Tom Watson

The struggle to claim the month of October

Tue, 2014-09-23 05:36
Separate campaigns are urging people to give up alcohol and tobacco for October.

'Chubby' Brown is fined at hospital

Tue, 2014-09-23 05:23
Comedian Roy "Chubby" Brown is handed a parking ticket at a hospital minutes after handing over a £5,000 cheque to help cancer patients.

Broadband voucher scheme overhauled

Tue, 2014-09-23 05:20
A scheme aimed at getting subsidised fast broadband out to businesses is to be overhauled following low take-up.

Turkey hints at Iraq hostage swap

Tue, 2014-09-23 05:07
Turkey's President Erdogan does not deny reports that 49 hostages, mostly Turks, were freed by Islamic State (IS) as part of a prisoner swap.

The next big banking scandal?

Tue, 2014-09-23 05:06
Could this be the next big banking scandal?

VIDEO: NHS staff to help in Ebola areas

Tue, 2014-09-23 04:55
The World Health Organization has warned the number of people with the Ebola virus could reach 20,000 by November if swift action is not taken now.

AUDIO: Manic Street Preachers music 'hard-wired'

Tue, 2014-09-23 04:54
The Manic Street Preachers have been talking to John Wilson for the new series of Mastertapes, to be broadcast on Radio 4 in November.

AUDIO: Space inflation and a physics bet

Tue, 2014-09-23 04:45
One of the biggest scientific claims of the year has received another set-back, putting the result of a bet between two significant physicists in jeopardy.

VIDEO: Syrian refugees need urgent care

Tue, 2014-09-23 04:45
The UN refugee agency says Turkey urgently needs help to care for 130,000 Syrian refugees who have crossed the border in recent days.
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