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Nigeria repels new attack on key city

Mon, 2015-01-26 01:31
Nigeria's military repels a new assault by militant Islamist group Boko Haram on the key north-eastern city of Maiduguri, an army source tells the BBC.

Mubarak's sons released from prison

Mon, 2015-01-26 01:23
The two sons of Hosni Mubarak are released from jail, a day after the fourth anniversary of the uprising that ousted the former Egyptian president.

Anti-austerity coalition in Greece

Mon, 2015-01-26 01:22
The far-left Syriza party joins hands with the right-wing Greek Independents to form an anti-austerity governing coalition in Greece.

Consultant accused of sex assaults

Mon, 2015-01-26 01:12
A consultant paediatrician is charged with sexually assaulting a teenager who was an out-patient at the hospital where he works.

Too much useless CCTV, says watchdog

Mon, 2015-01-26 00:49
Too many CCTV cameras are ineffective and the public does not have a true understanding of them, the surveillance commissioner warns.

VIDEO: LIVE: Cameron on election pledges

Mon, 2015-01-26 00:47
David Cameron is setting out the Conservative Party's third manifesto theme, a Britain that rewards work

England set for India showdown

Mon, 2015-01-26 00:46
England and India will meet for a place in the tri-series final after Australia's game against India was washed out.

Kylie to headline Hyde Park festival

Mon, 2015-01-26 00:33
Pop star Kylie Minogue will headline the third and final night of the British Summer Time festival at Hyde Park in June.

Calls to tackle online Islamophobia

Mon, 2015-01-26 00:33
Concerns Paris attacks fuelling anti-Muslim backlash

Why aren't markets panicking about Greece?

Mon, 2015-01-26 00:29
Will Syriza succeed in persuading its eurozone and IMF creditors to write off some of their huge debts, or will it be forced to leave the currency union?

Redmayne win raises Oscars chances

Mon, 2015-01-26 00:04
Eddie Redmayne wins best actor at the Screen Actor's Guild awards while Birdman and Downton Abbey win ensemble awards.

New Scottish women's prison scrapped

Sun, 2015-01-25 23:59
Plans for a new £75m women's prison in the west of Scotland have been scrapped, the Scottish government confirms.

Woman's body found in Glasgow park

Sun, 2015-01-25 23:31
Police say the death of a woman whose body was found in a Glasgow park on Sunday is currently being treated as "unexplained".

Poland-Russia row over Auschwitz

Sun, 2015-01-25 23:12
Poland and Russia exchange angry words over the liberation of Auschwitz death camp 70 years ago, Adam Easton reports.

Pakistan's 'weaponised' teaching

Sun, 2015-01-25 23:04
Pakistan's desperate measures to protect schools

Aer Lingus considers higher IAG bid

Sun, 2015-01-25 23:00
Irish airline Aer Lingus says it is considering a revised offer of €2.55 a share from British Airways owner IAG.

Malaysia Airlines website hacked

Sun, 2015-01-25 22:51
A hacker group attacks the official website of Malaysia Airlines, but the company says bookings and user data are not compromised.

NHS 'rescuing' smokers and drinkers

Sun, 2015-01-25 22:31
The NHS is being put under too much pressure "rescuing" people from illnesses through smoking, drinking and poor diet, the health minister warns.

Missing windsurfer 'vanished in fog'

Sun, 2015-01-25 22:18
A windsurfer is missing after reportedly disappearing in foggy conditions in an estuary in Lancashire.

SSE to cut gas prices by 4.1%

Sun, 2015-01-25 22:17
Energy company SSE says it is cutting its domestic gas prices by 4.1% from 30 April.