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France 'wins Waterloo coin battle'

Thu, 2015-03-12 05:05
Belgium withdraws a design for a €2 coin commemorating the Battle of Waterloo, heading off a potential spat with its French neighbour, reports say.

Many trapped in Bangladesh collapse

Thu, 2015-03-12 04:49
A cement warehouse partially collapses in Bangladesh, with at least five people killed and dozens more missing, according to police.

University broke rules, say students

Thu, 2015-03-12 04:36
Angry students say their university has broken its own complaints handling rules in its response to a row over an "unfair" economics exam.

Hamilton: 'I don’t want £1m a week'

Thu, 2015-03-12 04:34
In his first BBC Sport column of the season, Lewis Hamilton talks about contract rumour "rubbish", surprises and fan videos.

Caption Challenge: Royal appointment

Thu, 2015-03-12 04:33
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.

WoRMS catalogue downsizes ocean life

Thu, 2015-03-12 04:30
A mammoth effort to list all known marine life shows many species had duplicate entries in previous databases.

New panel for child abuse inquiry

Thu, 2015-03-12 04:19
A new four-person panel has been named in the inquiry into historical child sex abuse in England and Wales.

EU plans to target cyber-terrorism

Thu, 2015-03-12 04:11
Plans for a new Europol unit to deal with jihadist content online are being presented to European ministers on Thursday.

Five Scotland changes for Twickenham

Thu, 2015-03-12 04:09
Head coach Vern Cotter has made five changes to his Scotland starting line-up for Saturday's match against England.

Madonna criticises Radio 1 'ban'

Thu, 2015-03-12 04:06
Pop star Madonna calls Radio 1 "discriminatory and unfair" after it failed to playlist her latest single, Living For Love.

Somali militants raid government base

Thu, 2015-03-12 04:03
At least eight people are killed in an attack by suspected al-Shabab militants on a fortified government compound in the town of Baidoa, southern Somalia.

VIDEO: European Scrutiny Committee

Thu, 2015-03-12 04:01
MPs take evidence from the BBC on the media and European scrutiny.

Security alert in Army barracks

Thu, 2015-03-12 03:48
A security alert is under way in Thiepval Barracks in Lisburn.

What are the UK's new trains like?

Thu, 2015-03-12 03:40
What are the UK's new high-speed trains like?

Homegrown tea served in Scots hotel

Thu, 2015-03-12 03:35
Edinburgh's five-star Balmoral Hotel is to serve Scotland's first cup of homegrown tea - from a plantation in Perthshire.

Ainslie signs ex-F1 boss Whitmarsh

Thu, 2015-03-12 03:34
Former McLaren Formula 1 team boss Martin Whitmarsh joins Sir Ben Ainslie's team for an America's Cup sailing challenge.

Chief says 'mistakes caused disaster'

Thu, 2015-03-12 03:21
The match commander at Hillsborough agrees he was "incompetent" and says his "mistakes" and "oversight" caused the deaths of 96 fans.

Undercover police inquiry to be held

Thu, 2015-03-12 03:19
An inquiry into undercover policing and the operation of the Metropolitan Police's Special Demonstration Squad is being established by the home secretary.

'Flying balls' fear prompts fan ban

Thu, 2015-03-12 03:14
Young football fans are banned from the lower tiers of Ipswich Town's ground after children were hit by "flying balls", the club says.

Woman 'dragged' under Tube train

Thu, 2015-03-12 03:10
A woman was "dragged" under a Tube train at a south London Tube station during the morning rush hour, commuters say.

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