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NME sales dip below 20,000 copies

Fri, 2014-02-14 02:29
Relaunched music title NME records its lowest sales figures yet as Good Housekeeping becomes the top women's monthly, according to ABC magazine circulation figures.

Glasgow rapist 'in Netherlands'

Fri, 2014-02-14 02:23
Some of the UK's most wanted men thought to be on the run in the Netherlands are named by the National Crime Agency (NCA).

VIDEO: Do French labour laws harm economy?

Fri, 2014-02-14 02:21
There are calls to reform the French labour market to boost the economy, as Nigel Cassidy reports.

New art find 'bigger than Munich'

Fri, 2014-02-14 02:16
Paintings found at the Austrian home of a collector suspected of handling Nazi loot are even more significant than those found at his Munich flat, his lawyer says.

VIDEO: PM: 'Flood rumours are not true'

Fri, 2014-02-14 02:12
Prime Minister David Cameron has told the BBC that a "massive national effort" is under way as stormy weathers returns to the UK.

VIDEO: Website matches singles wanting kids

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:59
A Danish website, which aims to hook up singletons anxious to start a family, eliminates "time-wasters" who are not interested in having children.

Cliff and Morrissey: Is it really so strange?

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:57
Cliff and Morrissey are playing a concert together - but is it such an unlikely musical pairing?

VIDEO: Child 44 author on The Farm

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:48
Child 44 author Tom Rob Smith moves his drama from Russia to Sweden in his new book, The Farm

In pictures: London lovers

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:46
Rarely seen pictures at the Museum of London

Salmond hits back in currency row

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:46
Alex Salmond accuses the three main UK parties of "bluff, bluster and bullying" over their opposition to a currency union with an independent Scotland.

Virtual Bagel, Virtual Cat - who 'likes' you?

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:41
Why there are still plenty of questions over 'likers'

Waltons star Ralph Waite dies at 85

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:40
Actor Ralph Waite, best known for playing John Walton Sr - Papa Walton - in the long-running US television series, has died at the age of 85.

VIDEO: Facebook to increase gender options

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:27
The social network Facebook has announced that its English language users will now be able to select a custom gender for their profile page.

VIDEO: 'Celebrity' callers review political week

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:25
BBC Radio 5 live's Victoria Derbyshire hears from a few 'celebrity callers' in a special Valentine's programme, as she reviews the week's political news.

Power cuts continue as storm awaited

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:22
Hundreds of homes in Shropshire remain without power following storms, despite 1,100 engineers working day and night.

Thai police clear some protest sites

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:18
Police deploy in the Thai capital to clear some of the sites occupied by protesters since they kicked off their anti-government campaign.

AUDIO: 'World attentive' to London Fashion

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:13
Designer Caroline Charles speaks to the Today programme ahead of London Fashion Week.

Penguin India defends recall of book

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:10
Penguin India defends its decision to recall and destroy copies of a book on Hinduism by a top US scholar, saying it had to respect the laws of the land.

VIDEO: Bacon work breaks Christie's record

Fri, 2014-02-14 00:11
A masterpiece by the British painter Francis Bacon has become the most valuable piece of artwork ever sold by Christie's auction house in Europe.

VIDEO: More snow hits US north-east

Fri, 2014-02-14 00:07
A giant winter storm is unleashing a second wave of heavy snowfall on the US north-east.

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