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VIDEO: 'Constant barrage of mortars' in Ukraine

Thu, 2015-04-23 03:52
The BBC's Tom Burridge reports from Shyrokyne in east Ukraine, where he hears a "constant barrage" of mortars from pro-Russian troops despite the ceasefire agreement.

Plaid plan for 'capital' towns boost

Thu, 2015-04-23 03:40
Welsh towns and cities should be designated arts, culture and finance "capitals" to boost investment, Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood says.

Delhi farmer 'suicide' highlights countryside crisis

Thu, 2015-04-23 03:40
The death of a farmer at a Delhi rally has drawn attention to the crisis on India's farms, stricken by falling commodity prices and bad weather, writes the BBC's Soutik Biswas.

Caption Challenge: New broom

Thu, 2015-04-23 03:33
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.

Snow and low temperatures forecast

Thu, 2015-04-23 03:33
Cold weather is set to return to parts of Scotland with light snow and freezing temperatures forecast for the Highlands.

Downey Jr walks out of C4 interview

Thu, 2015-04-23 03:29
Iron Man star Robert Downey Jr walks out of an interview with Channel 4's Krishnan Guru-Murthy when asked about his past problems with drugs.

St George welcome in UK, says UKIP

Thu, 2015-04-23 03:27
A third Century UKIP would have welcomed St George into the country because of his dragon-slaying skills, the party's Patrick O'Flynn jokes.

Mayor guilty of illegal practices

Thu, 2015-04-23 03:24
An east London mayoral election is declared void and will have to be re-run after Lutfur Rahman was found guilty of corrupt and illegal practices.

Fire that killed 13 dogs deliberate

Thu, 2015-04-23 03:23
A fire at a shed in Clabby, County Fermanagh, that resulted in the deaths of seven dogs and six pups, was started deliberately, police say.

Henderson signs new five-year deal

Thu, 2015-04-23 03:18
Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson signs a new five-year deal worth £100,000-a-week with the Premier League club.

May 'will not return to Top Gear'

Thu, 2015-04-23 03:14
Top Gear presenter James May has said he will not return to the BBC show without co-host Jeremy Clarkson, who was dropped from the show last month.

VIDEO: Rare diary of Armenian mass killings

Thu, 2015-04-23 03:13
Iranian author Mohammed Ali Jamalzadeh recalls the "brutal and shocking" atrocities he witnessed by the Ottomans against the Armenians during World War One.

BP sells North Sea asset for £324m

Thu, 2015-04-23 03:11
BP agrees to sell its interest in a central North Sea gas pipeline system to a private equity firm for £324m.

Ukraine troops shelled by rebels

Thu, 2015-04-23 03:02
Pro-Russian rebels shell Ukrainian army positions near Mariupol moments after a team of international monitors departs, the BBC witnesses.

Cow 'eats sheep' on Kenyan farm

Thu, 2015-04-23 02:54
A Kenyan farmer says one of his cows has developed a taste for meat and eaten two sheep.

VIDEO: Misdiagnosis cost family £100,000

Thu, 2015-04-23 02:47
A research project is being launched today as scientists try to find out more about ticks.

Harlequins keen to recruit Roberts

Thu, 2015-04-23 02:42
Harlequins director of rugby Conor O'Shea says signing Wales centre Jamie Roberts would be a "big statement" by the club.

India 'racist' jewellery ad dropped

Thu, 2015-04-23 02:36
An Indian jewellery advertisement with Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is withdrawn after criticism that it is racist and promotes child slavery.

Samsung S5 fingerprint flaw exposed

Thu, 2015-04-23 02:36
Attackers can take copies of fingerprints used to unlock the Samsung S5 phone, claim security researchers.

VIDEO: How Hubble opened up the universe

Thu, 2015-04-23 02:33
As Nasa prepares to unveil a new image to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope, the BBC's Jane McCubbin reports on how it has enhanced our appreciation of the universe.

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