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The bit of Scotland where English people go to get married

Mon, 2014-08-18 15:11
The village that has two weddings per person per year

Windows XP upgrade proves tricky

Mon, 2014-08-18 15:11
Upgrading Windows can be tricky and expensive

VIDEO: Living in Britain with no English

Mon, 2014-08-18 15:11
Newsnight's Jim Reed talks to English language learners to find out how hard it is to live in Britain if you do not speak the language.

Brewing a beer revolution in Africa

Mon, 2014-08-18 15:11
Starting a beer revolution in Africa

VIDEO: The beer hunter of Mauritius

Mon, 2014-08-18 15:11
Oscar Olsen, the "beer hunter", says he wants to start a beer revolution across Africa.

Where houses 'cost' more than London

Mon, 2014-08-18 15:09
Map reveals 62 places more expensive than London

Payday brokers 'drain' bank accounts

Mon, 2014-08-18 15:05
Complaints about payday loan middlemen - so-called credit broking websites - have more than doubled in a year, the Financial Ombudsman says.

'Video-less' 3D game made for blind players

Mon, 2014-08-18 15:02
The video-less video games

EE top in UK mobile performance

Mon, 2014-08-18 15:00
EE has again been ranked top overall in research comparing the performance of the UK's mobile networks, with Vodafone coming last.

VIDEO: Assange 'to leave embassy soon'

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:50
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has suggested he will leave the Ecuadorean embassy in London "soon".

VIDEO: UKIP MEP sorry for 'ting tong' remark

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:43
Comments made by a UKIP MEP about a Thai constituent have been described as outrageous by the woman's husband.

Suarez makes Barcelona debut in 6-0 win

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:33
Uruguay striker Luis Suarez makes his Barcelona debut as a late substitute in their 6-0 victory over Mexican side Club Leon.

Camouflage sheet inspired by octopus

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:23
Basing their work on the techniques used by octopuses and cuttlefish, US engineers have produced a flexible, colour-changing material.

VIDEO: Docks transformed for Alice film

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:12
Gloucester Docks is converted into a film set for the sequel to Alice in Wonderland.

VIDEO: 'Trafficking victims' rescued in NI

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:09
Twenty potential victims of human trafficking have been rescued in the past week in County Armagh, police say.

VIDEO: Restored manor house wins award

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:06
A late medieval manor house in North Yorkshire has won a top award for its restoration.

VIDEO: Afghan stowaways seeking UK asylum

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:02
A group of people from Afghanistan rescued from a shipping container in Essex are claiming asylum in the UK, the Home Office has said.

VIDEO: Endangered Amur leopard born at zoo

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:01
A rare Amur leopard cub is born at a Hampshire's Marwell Zoo.

Irish review into denied abortion

Mon, 2014-08-18 13:53
The Republic of Ireland's health service is to set up an internal review of the care provided to a "suicidal" woman who gave birth by caesarean section after being refused an abortion.

BBC's James Alexander Gordon dies

Mon, 2014-08-18 13:53
James Alexander Gordon, one of the most recognisable voices in British broadcasting, dies at the age of 78.

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