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Periods 'last taboo' for sportswomen

Tue, 2015-01-20 13:09
Ex-British number one Annabel Croft says sportswomen's periods are "the last taboo", after Heather Watson became unwell during the Australian Open.

VIDEO: 'Kiss and ride' at Virgin station

Tue, 2015-01-20 13:07
A Lancashire railway station erects a 'Kiss and Ride' sign at its drop-off zone to ease congestion caused by goodbye kisses.

Unmasking China: Winning in the East

Tue, 2015-01-20 12:57
How to succeed in the East

Paris attacks 'hero' given passport

Tue, 2015-01-20 12:56
A Mali-born man lauded as a hero for helping people during the recent attacks in Paris is granted citizenship at a ceremony.

End to topless Page Three 'overdue'

Tue, 2015-01-20 12:53
The Sun's apparent decision to stop featuring pictures of topless women on Page Three is welcomed by campaigners and MPs as "long overdue".

#FreeSpeechStories: The explosion of #JeSuis____ campaigns

Tue, 2015-01-20 12:52
Activists use "Je Suis" slogans to highlight their causes

Facebook tackling hoax news stories

Tue, 2015-01-20 12:49
Hoaxes and fake stories in your News Feed should be a thing of the past, if Facebook's updated algorithm works.

Chilcot report 'not before election'

Tue, 2015-01-20 12:42
The Chilcot Inquiry into the Iraq war will not report until after the UK election, the BBC's Nick Robinson says.

Netflix shares up on strong earnings

Tue, 2015-01-20 12:40
Shares in internet TV streaming service Netflix jump over 12% in after-hours trading after the company reports better-than-expected fourth quarter earnings.

Liverpool 1-1 Chelsea

Tue, 2015-01-20 12:36
Raheem Sterling cancels out Eden Hazard's penalty to leave Liverpool's League Cup semi-final with Chelsea finely poised.

'England can do something special'

Tue, 2015-01-20 12:33
Andrew Flintoff on England's World Cup hopes, how English cricket can learn from the Big Bash - and feeling like Superman.

VIDEO: 'Supermarket hero' receives citizenship

Tue, 2015-01-20 12:27
The Muslim shop assistant, who hid Jewish shoppers in a freezer during the attack on a kosher supermarket in Paris, has been granted French nationality.

Obama to set out US vision in speech

Tue, 2015-01-20 11:30
US President Barack Obama will propose tax hikes on the rich to help working families, in his annual State of the Union address to Congress.

Folk rock musician 'abused girl, 11'

Tue, 2015-01-20 11:29
A folk rock musician who found fame in the 1970s goes on trial accused of sex offences against an 11-year-old girl.

Bosses ‘less optimistic’ on economy

Tue, 2015-01-20 11:13
Chief executives are less optimistic about the economy this year than last, a survey unveiled at the World Economic Forum by PwC suggests.

X-rays 'read' burnt Vesuvius scroll

Tue, 2015-01-20 10:36
An X-ray scanning technique allows physicists to read letters from a fragile, burnt scroll dug from beneath Mount Vesuvius - without unrolling it.

Allenby withdraws after 'kidnapping'

Tue, 2015-01-20 10:29
Australian Robert Allenby pulls out of the Humana Challenge event after apparently being kidnapped and assaulted in Hawaii.

Ukraine accuses Russia of attack

Tue, 2015-01-20 10:26
The Ukrainian military accuses Russia of attacking its forces with regular troops as fighting in eastern Ukraine spreads towards the Russian border.

VIDEO: Treasury Committee

Tue, 2015-01-20 10:24
MPs question Chancellor George Osborne on more powers for Scotland.

Dozens killed in Syria air strike

Tue, 2015-01-20 10:04
Dozens of people are killed in a suspected Syrian government air strike on a village held by Islamic State in eastern Syria, activists say.

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