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VIDEO: Duchess delights at school opening

Fri, 2014-02-14 05:49
The Duchess of Cambridge has opened a newly-refurbished art room at a school in north-west London.

Sack climate deniers, say Greens

Fri, 2014-02-14 05:43
The Green Party calls for all government advisers who deny man-made climate change to be sacked.

Residents in bid to stop Brooks gigs

Fri, 2014-02-14 05:35
Dublin residents, objecting to five concerts by the American country star Garth Brooks at the city's Croke Park stadium, are considering taking legal action.

VIDEO: Volcanic ash blankets towns in Java

Fri, 2014-02-14 05:26
At least three people have died and more than 200,000 people told to leave, following two volcanic eruptions at Mount Kelud on the Indonesian island of Java.

Day in pictures: 14 February 2014

Fri, 2014-02-14 04:54
24 hours of news photos: 14 February

Cricket-murder dad 'was wanted'

Fri, 2014-02-14 04:51
An Australian man who beat his 11-year-old son to death with a cricket bat was wanted by police before the incident, the authorities say.

Italian PM Enrico Letta resigns

Fri, 2014-02-14 04:48
Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta submits his resignation after his centre-left Democratic Party call for a change in government.

Silk Road 2 loses $2.7m in bitcoins

Fri, 2014-02-14 04:36
The Silk Road 2, an anonymous marketplace for drugs, has allegedly been hacked resulting in the loss of bitcoins, valued at $2.7m.

Anger over new childcare ratios plan

Fri, 2014-02-14 04:35
Plans to allow one member of staff to look after as many as 30 children in after-school clubs meet with strong objections from childcare organisations.

GB curlers beat Japan to match record

Fri, 2014-02-14 04:32
Great Britain's women's curling team equal the Olympic record score for the second time at Sochi 2014 as they thrash Japan 12-3.

AUDIO: Quitting smoking 'relieves stress'

Fri, 2014-02-14 04:25
Quitting smoking can relieve stress, according to a new study.

Solution urged over NHS shake-up

Fri, 2014-02-14 03:45
Health boards in south Wales are urged to come up with a solution as plans to centralise key services at five hospitals face uncertainty.

VIDEO: What makes a film British?

Fri, 2014-02-14 03:43
An Outstanding British Film Bafta will be handed out at this year's ceremony on Sunday, but what makes a film British?

Bacon portrait of lover fetches £42m

Fri, 2014-02-14 03:39
A portrait of Francis Bacon's former lover George Dyer has sold for £42.2 million, smashing previous estimates.

Housing boost for construction sector

Fri, 2014-02-14 03:31
The UK's construction sector returned to growth in December, helped by a strong recovery in housebuilding.

Pension system 'is not working'

Fri, 2014-02-14 03:31
The UK pensions system is not working, the City watchdog has concluded after a review into the "disorderly" annuities market.

UN humanitarian chief in Syria plea

Fri, 2014-02-14 03:30
UN humanitarian chief Valerie Amos urges the Security Council to act on Syria to stop "flagrant" violation of international humanitarian law.

Fabregas 'flattered' by Man Utd bids

Fri, 2014-02-14 03:30
Cesc Fabregas is enjoying an "amazing moment" at Barcelona but says he was flattered by Manchester United's summer interest.

Labour wins Wythenshawe by-election

Fri, 2014-02-14 03:04
Labour holds on to its seat in the Wythenshawe and Sale East by-election with a comfortable majority while UKIP beat the Tories to second place.

VIDEO: Valentine's Day = teenage pregnancy?

Fri, 2014-02-14 02:58
Indian hashtag says celebrate love for parents not romance

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