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Quiz of the week's news

Thu, 2015-06-25 15:21
What was removed from Naomi Campbell's Wikipedia entry?

Tennis's reluctant transgender pioneer

Thu, 2015-06-25 15:19
The 1970s transgender pioneer who fought to play and won

Ferry workers begin 24-hour strike

Thu, 2015-06-25 15:05
Two thirds of ferry services on the west coast of Scotland have been suspended as RMT union members in Caledonian MacBrayne's workforce begin a 24-hour strike.

VIDEO: Bridge across Ukraine's front line

Thu, 2015-06-25 15:05
Tom Burridge visits the bridge in Luhansk that connects rebel-held territory with the rest of the country.

Chocolate firms' sticky dilemma

Thu, 2015-06-25 15:02
Should chocolate makers go niche or mass-market?

Brazil senators travel to Venezuela

Thu, 2015-06-25 14:59
Brazilian senators are in Venezuela to try to promote dialogue, a week after a rival Brazilian team was allegedly attacked by government supporters.

Heavy metal moved by software

Thu, 2015-06-25 14:59
The container port at the end of your mouse

What next for top six this summer?

Thu, 2015-06-25 14:22
From top priorities to transfer targets, Phil McNulty assesses what lies ahead this summer for the Premier League's top six.

VIDEO: The ups and downs of Obamacare

Thu, 2015-06-25 14:11
Five years on, President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law has survived another challenge. So what's the story so far?

VIDEO: Obama interviews Attenborough

Thu, 2015-06-25 13:46
The distinguished broadcaster and naturalist, Sir David Attenborough, has been on a visit to the White House at the personal invitation of President Obama.

Pakistan pursues party funding claim

Thu, 2015-06-25 13:40
Pakistan says it will pursue more information from the British government over claims a major political party was funded by the Indian government.

Watchdog raises army reserve concern

Thu, 2015-06-25 13:39
Ministry of Defence plans to recruit more army reservists are assessed as "unachievable" by a watchdog.

TV dumps Trump over Mexico remarks

Thu, 2015-06-25 13:32
A Spanish-language US television network cuts ties with businessman Donald Trump because of disparaging remarks he made about Mexicans.

VIDEO: Avengers star Patrick Macnee dies

Thu, 2015-06-25 13:30
Actor Patrick Macnee, star of The Avengers TV series, has died in California at the age of 93.

Baby deaths trial opens in France

Thu, 2015-06-25 13:21
A woman goes on trial in northern France accused of killing eight of her newborn babies.

Nike reports 24% rise in profit

Thu, 2015-06-25 13:17
The US sportswear firm Nike reports a 24% increase in profit as it sells more high-end shoes and clothes.

BBC to screen England Test series

Thu, 2015-06-25 12:32
England's three-Test Series in November against New Zealand will be screened live on the BBC.

Family charged with flat fire murders

Thu, 2015-06-25 11:53
A father and two sons are charged with murder after a fire that killed two teenagers and a baby in Derbyshire.

Obesity – the ticking time bomb which starts young

Thu, 2015-06-25 11:48
Figures on obesity levels of children in England underline again the scale of the challenge facing policymakers.

Cow trampling death accidental

Thu, 2015-06-25 11:19
The death of a man who was trampled by cows in a field was an accident, an inquest jury finds.

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