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DR Congo demonstrators arrested

Tue, 2015-03-17 05:32
At least 11 activists are arrested in DR Congo for protesting against the detention of pro-democracy activists, officials say.

Teachers' stress levels 'soaring'

Tue, 2015-03-17 05:24
Stress levels among teachers in England are 'soaring', with new data showing stress now accounts for most absence save for maternity.

Sotheby's auctions to stream on eBay

Tue, 2015-03-17 05:18
A partnership between the two companies will allow eBay users to browse Sotheby's catalogues and bid in real time.

Dentist probe patients contract virus

Tue, 2015-03-17 05:07
Five people treated by a dentist investigated for poor hygiene test positive for hepatitis C after the largest recall of patients in NHS history.

Will British consumers follow Microsoft's Band?

Tue, 2015-03-17 05:00
Microsoft is about to launch the Band in the UK - a device which combines the features of a smartwatch with a fitness tracker.

Escapee D-Day veteran medals sold

Tue, 2015-03-17 04:55
War medals belonging to the WW2 veteran who made headlines when he left his Sussex care home to attend French D-Day commemorations fetch £1,650.

France and Germany join Chinese bank

Tue, 2015-03-17 04:51
France and Germany are to join the UK in becoming members of the Chinese-led Asian development bank, it has emerged.

MSPs to scrap link to MPs' salaries

Tue, 2015-03-17 04:44
MSPs are expected to vote to scrap the link between their pay and the salary of a Westminster MP.

Top Gear cleared over 'cheap' joke

Tue, 2015-03-17 04:40
The BBC Trust overturns a complaint about the use of the word "pikey" in an episode of Top Gear.

Greek PM brings forward Putin talks

Tue, 2015-03-17 04:19
Greek PM Alexis Tsipras is to visit Moscow on 8 April, a month earlier than planned as the indebted eurozone state seeks to avoid bankruptcy.

Stars attend Attenborough memorial

Tue, 2015-03-17 04:17
A service of thanksgiving is being held to celebrate the life of Oscar-winning film director Richard Attenborough.

Rebel 'status' row erupts in Ukraine

Tue, 2015-03-17 04:12
A row about the proposed "special status" of rebel-held areas in eastern Ukraine threatens the country's fragile ceasefire deal.

VIDEO: Aerial view of cyclone destruction

Tue, 2015-03-17 04:08
Aerial footage taken on the island of Efate shows the extent of damage to the Pacific archipelago of Vanuatu after it was hit by a cyclone on Friday.

Remembering 'wipes similar memories'

Tue, 2015-03-17 04:06
Using brain scans, neuroscientists describe how recalling a particular memory can cause us to forget a related one.

Nintendo to develop mobile games

Tue, 2015-03-17 04:02
Nintendo is collaborating with Japanese developer DeNA to create new games for smartphones, the firm has announced.

'I got my love back for the game'

Tue, 2015-03-17 03:52
After quitting football because of depression aged 17, Fran Kirby is back and ready to help fire England to World Cup glory.

VIDEO: Why did my partner take his own life?

Tue, 2015-03-17 03:47
Life After Suicide, a new BBC One Documentary, explores why people choose to take their own lives.

Man jailed for 'brutal' OAP murder

Tue, 2015-03-17 03:47
A 24-year-old man must serve a minimum of 20 years for murder after a "brutal" attack on an 85-year-old woman in her Edinburgh home.

Crash victim's uncle fraud sentenced

Tue, 2015-03-17 03:39
The uncle of a boy killed by a minibus collision at school is given a community order for fraud after making a fake charity collection in his nephew's name.

NHS trust put into special measures

Tue, 2015-03-17 03:30
England's biggest NHS hospital trust, Barts Health NHS Trust, has been put into special measures after report by regulator.

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