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VIDEO: Sewer sensors to sniff out bombs

Mon, 2014-09-29 16:27
Scientists in Europe have developed sensors for sewers that can detect traces of explosives.

Who was the world's first trainspotter?

Mon, 2014-09-29 16:16
Who was the world's first trainspotter?

'Forgotten explorer' to be honoured

Mon, 2014-09-29 16:11
A plaque honouring one of Scotland's great forgotten explorers is set to be unveiled at Westminster Abbey.

Intruder 'ran through' White House

Mon, 2014-09-29 16:07
A man arrested for breaking into the White House earlier this month gained access to more of the building than previously believed, US media report.

In pictures: India's dying printing tradition

Mon, 2014-09-29 16:05
Printing tradition kept alive in Calcutta

Human trafficking figures revealed

Mon, 2014-09-29 16:02
Fifty five potential victims of human trafficking were identified in Scotland last year, according to the National Crime Agency.

Scottish economy shrugs off slump

Mon, 2014-09-29 16:00
The Scottish economy continues to recover with performance at pre-recession levels, according to the Bank of Scotland business monitor.

Third video of UK hostage released

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:58
A third video has appeared featuring British hostage John Cantlie who is being held by Islamic State militants.

Libya parliament rivals hold talks

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:43
Representatives from rival factions in Libya's new parliament have held UN-brokered talks for the first time in the oasis town of Ghadames.

Thousands flock to 'anti-Facebook'

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:42
Ad-free social media platform Ello overcomes a technical setback to continue its rapid growth, but one expert questions its business model.

Reduce teachers' workload, says NUT

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:30
The National Union of Teachers calls on the education secretary to tackle excessive workloads or face more strike action.

Scans 'could halve stillbirth rate'

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:29
More than half of stillbirths in the UK could be prevented if the NHS implemented additional scans, a leading obstetrician tells Panorama.

Children hit by tooth decay at three

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:28
More than one in 10 three-year-olds have tooth decay, the first survey of the age group shows.

VIDEO: D*Face captures stars who died young

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:25
Ghostly portraits of stars who died young

VIDEO: Conditions hamper Volcano rescue

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:16
Japanese rescue teams have spent a third day searching for survivors on Mount Ontake, trapped by Saturday's eruption.

VIDEO: Web inventor 'pays his way' online

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:11
Worldwide web inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee talks about his concerns for the internet, as he renews his call for a digital Magna Carta.

Sewer sensors to sniff out bombs

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:10
Sewer sensors to sniff out home-made bombs

Clarke 'hiding' over black managers

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:10
Football League chairman Greg Clarke is accused of "hiding behind excuses" while Paul Ince calls for the "Rooney Rule".

VIDEO: Could VR help build better cities?

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:08
How virtual reality is helping build better cities

In pictures: The lure of gold

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:06
Photos of men and women who risk their lives to get rich in Guinea