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VIDEO: Theatre climbs high for farm show

Fri, 2014-09-12 06:09
An unusual theatrical performance is underway on the slopes of Snowdon, where the audience is invited on a 6km hike to see the work of sheep farmers interpreted in music, poetry and dance.

Pistorius could compete at Rio 2016

Fri, 2014-09-12 05:55
Oscar Pistorius will be allowed to compete at the 2016 Paralympic Games if he is not in jail, the IPC reveals.

How will Falcao fit in at Man Utd?

Fri, 2014-09-12 05:08
Football pundits and journalists give their suggestions on how new striker Radamel Falcao will fit into the Man Utd team.

Ian Paisley: From Dr No to Dr Yes

Fri, 2014-09-12 05:07
Ian Paisley: From Dr No to Dr Yes

VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius 'a free man for now'

Fri, 2014-09-12 04:59
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide after the judge found he killed his girlfriend by mistake but has remained on bail.

Gillespie praises 'ruthless' Tykes

Fri, 2014-09-12 04:59
Yorkshire coach Jason Gillespie hails his side as worthy winners of the County Championship title.

VIDEO: English Democrats: The SNP for England?

Fri, 2014-09-12 03:40
English Democrats chairman Robin Tilbrook is asked if his party is the closest thing to an English SNP.

Day in pictures: 12 September

Fri, 2014-09-12 03:40
News images from around the world: 12 September

Mauritania adopts Western weekend

Fri, 2014-09-12 03:22
Mauritania adopts a Saturday-Sunday weekend to make the most of the European business week.

Cuba to send doctors to Ebola areas

Fri, 2014-09-12 03:03
Cuban health officials say they are deploying 165 health workers to help tackle the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

AUDIO: Discovery sheds light on chromosomes

Fri, 2014-09-12 02:37
A discovery about how egg and sperm cells are formed has shed new light on how genes are passed to the next generation.

Progress for giant laser instrument

Fri, 2014-09-12 02:07
The Advanced Ligo instrument, a laser "ruler" built to measure the traces of gravitational waves, is progressing at amazing speed, scientists say.

VIDEO: Pistorius: Background to verdict

Fri, 2014-09-12 01:24
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide after the judge found he killed his girlfriend by mistake.

Death penalties for Kunming attack

Fri, 2014-09-12 01:22
Three people have been sentenced to death for a deadly mass knife attack in Kunming, with a fourth jailed for life, Chinese state TV says.

VIDEO: India goes low-cost mobile

Thu, 2014-09-11 21:51
Mobile phone consumers in India are being bombarded with low-priced smart devices.

US killer caught after jail break

Thu, 2014-09-11 21:50
A US teenager who murdered three students is back in police custody after escaping from prison in the state of Ohio on Thursday, officials say.

Ex-Welsh secretary backs Yes vote

Thu, 2014-09-11 21:41
Former Welsh secretary Ron Davies says he would vote Yes in the forthcoming referendum if he lived in Scotland.

Australia raises terror threat level

Thu, 2014-09-11 21:37
Australia has raised its terrorism threat level from medium to high, PM Tony Abbott announces, amid concern over militant groups in the Middle East.

Complaints made about Basil McCrea

Thu, 2014-09-11 21:32
The assembly standards commissioner is investigating complaints about the Lagan Valley MLA and leader of NI21, Basil McCrea, the BBC understands.

Cairns 'to be charged with perjury'

Thu, 2014-09-11 21:32
Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns says he will fight to clear his name as he faces perjury charges.