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NHS 'most important issue' - poll

Mon, 2015-01-26 06:14
A Populus/BBC poll suggests the NHS, the economy and immigration are the issues people think are the most important ones to be covered by the news ahead of the general election.

Smith would have 'slapped' twirl man

Mon, 2015-01-26 06:01
England striker Kelly Smith says she would have "slapped" the interviewer who asked tennis player Eugenie Bouchard to "twirl".

VIDEO: How was Malaysia Airlines 'hacked'?

Mon, 2015-01-26 05:43
The website for Malaysia Airlines was rendered inaccessible thanks to a cyber-attack. But how did it happen? BBC technology reporter Dave Lee explains.

New property website targets rivals

Mon, 2015-01-26 05:34
A consortium of estate agents has launched a new property website to rival Rightmove and Zoopla, which dominate the market.

American Sniper remains US number one

Mon, 2015-01-26 05:27
American Sniper spends a second week at the top of the US box office, with takings of $64.4m (£42.8m), according to studio estimates.

VIDEO: Aerial video of Auschwitz-Birkenau

Mon, 2015-01-26 05:17
BBC drone video from January 2015 shows what remains of Auschwitz-Birkenau.

VIDEO: Mexico's 'Fire' volcano erupts

Mon, 2015-01-26 05:15
The most active volcano in Mexico erupted on Sunday for the first time in 12 years.

The 'Wild Thing' thrilling Melbourne

Mon, 2015-01-26 04:57
Smashed racquets, audible obscenities, conversations with the crowd, "cocky" on-court interviews - it's Nick Kyrgios.

£8,670 to end council Porsche deal

Mon, 2015-01-26 04:55
Pembrokeshire council paid £8,670 to get out of a hire contract for a Porsche its former boss used to drive, it confirms

In pictures: Church of England's first woman bishop consecration

Mon, 2015-01-26 04:40
Church of England's first female bishop

'Drone' found in White House grounds

Mon, 2015-01-26 04:38
The US Secret Service is reported to have recovered a small drone from the grounds of the White House, but the presidency plays down the incident.

Assad rejects talks with 'puppets'

Mon, 2015-01-26 04:25
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad dismisses the country's Western-backed opposition as "puppets", as a new round of peace talks begins in Moscow.

Day in pictures: 26 January 2015

Mon, 2015-01-26 04:12
Images from around the world: 26 January

Real Madrid sign Brazilian Silva

Mon, 2015-01-26 04:03
Real Madrid complete a deal to sign Lucas Silva from Brazilian club Cruzeiro for a reported fee of £9.7m.

Prisoner absconds from jail leave

Mon, 2015-01-26 03:57
A prisoner whose convictions include killing three people while driving a stolen car has gone on the run.

CAR minister seized 'for rebel chief'

Mon, 2015-01-26 03:56
The militia group which abducted Central African Republic's sports minister demands the release of its detained commander, an official says.

Obama push to expand Alaskan refuge

Mon, 2015-01-26 03:55
President Barack Obama is to propose setting aside the majority of Alaska's national wildlife refuge as a wilderness area.

Praise for M4 bus crash response

Mon, 2015-01-26 03:48
The actions of passersby and emergency services are praised by the owners of a coach firm involved in a Cardiff motorway crash that injured 28 people.

Progress made on debates says PM

Mon, 2015-01-26 03:46
David Cameron says he is happy with changes to TV election debates but queries why Northern Ireland parties are left out.

TalkTalk filters now on by default

Mon, 2015-01-26 03:45
The internet service provider follows Sky in announcing that its service will be filtered unless customers specifically opt out.

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