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Turner to star in transgender play

Fri, 2015-09-04 02:29
Prizzi's Honor star Kathleen Turner joins the cast of a play about transgender identity.

VIDEO: Ceremony as bombed Thai shrine reopens

Fri, 2015-09-04 02:03
A golden statue damaged in last month's bomb attack in the Thai capital, Bangkok, is unveiled to the public in a special ceremony.

Village of 1,000 sealed off over Ebola

Fri, 2015-09-04 02:02
A Sierra Leone village of nearly 1,000 people is put under quarantine after a dead woman's body tested positive for Ebola.

Youth play axed over 'extremist agenda'

Fri, 2015-09-04 01:57
A play exploring the radicalisation of young Muslims was scrapped by the National Youth Theatre over concerns about its "extremist agenda".

Intruder arrested on Gatwick flight

Fri, 2015-09-04 01:54
Gatwick Airport police arrest an intruder who got on to an plane without a passport, ticket or boarding pass.

Hamilton dominates with new engine

Fri, 2015-09-04 01:53
Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg are in a league of their own in first practice at the Italian Grand Prix.

Accelerating revenues boost Williams

Fri, 2015-09-04 01:52
The Williams Formula 1 Grand Prix team cuts half-year losses following a sharp rise in revenues.

The war over tipping

Fri, 2015-09-04 01:43
The battle over where waiters' tips go

IS 'blows up Palmyra tower tombs'

Fri, 2015-09-04 01:43
Islamic State (IS) militants continue their destruction of the ancient Syrian site of Palmyra by blowing up three funerary towers.

Where are Asia's economies heading?

Fri, 2015-09-04 01:31
In the wake of a turbulent few weeks on the Chinese stock market, where do Asian economies stand?

VIDEO: Walking through Budapest station camp

Fri, 2015-09-04 01:24
The BBC's Matthew Price in Budapest says several thousand migrants are still waiting at Budapest's international railway station in the hope of getting on trains to other parts of Europe.

Britain has 'hidden' £3.5bn art trove

Fri, 2015-09-04 00:59
The government owns art worth at least £3.5bn, but only a tiny fraction is on display, a pressure group claims.

Authors unite to raise refugee funds

Fri, 2015-09-04 00:59
A campaign set up by children's author Patrick Ness to raise funds for Syrian refugees raises more than £150,000 in 24 hours.

Man Utd 'lack transfer experience'

Fri, 2015-09-04 00:52
Man Utd's "inexperience" in the transfer market led to the collapse of David De Gea's move, says Real Madrid's president.

VIDEO: Inside Budapest's Keleti station

Fri, 2015-09-04 00:18
The BBC's Ben Brown reports from inside Budapest's Keleti station were migrants are staying in the hope of taking trains from Hungary to other parts of Europe.

Fears missing teen met man online

Thu, 2015-09-03 23:53
Police search for a missing 14-year-old girl who is believed to have left home to meet a man she "thinks she is love in with" that she met online.

Bwin accepts £1.1bn GVC takeover bid

Thu, 2015-09-03 23:48
Online betting company Bwin accepts a £1.1bn takeover bid from GVC, in preference to a rival offer from 888.

VIDEO: Uber faces backlash in South Africa

Thu, 2015-09-03 23:20
Car hire app Uber has been the target of protests and legal action by taxi drivers around the world, but is now making inroads into Africa.

Hints of compromise at climate talks

Thu, 2015-09-03 23:10
Rich nations at UN climate talks are said to be edging towards a compromise on the thorny issue of loss and damage.

Friday's gossip column

Thu, 2015-09-03 22:56
David De Gea to be given a fresh start at Man Utd, Paul Merson says Arsenal fans will feel cheated this summer, plus more.

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