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BBC chief defends Jeremy Clarkson

Thu, 2014-08-07 01:00
BBC head of television, Danny Cohen, writes a letter to the Guardian, admitting there have been "significant issues on Top Gear in recent months".

BBC to broadcast DEC Gaza appeal

Thu, 2014-08-07 00:50
The BBC, along with other UK public service broadcasters, is to air an emergency appeal on Friday for people affected by the conflict in Gaza.

Fears grow for Derry tax jobs

Thu, 2014-08-07 00:48
Fears are growing for more than 40 jobs at Londonderry's main tax office, as the area's MP accuses Revenue and Customs of engineering the losses.

VIDEO: NY's 'Little Liberia' Ebola fears

Thu, 2014-08-07 00:26
BBC News speaks to members of the largest Liberian community outside Monrovia in Staten Island, New York.

JustPark and the sharing economy

Thu, 2014-08-07 00:08
Rory Cellan-Jones on JustPark and Mini’s app partnership

Bank sells loans linked to Merchant

Wed, 2014-08-06 23:58
Ulster Bank is selling loans attached to Belfast's high profile Merchant Hotel, according to a report.

VIDEO: Police record rise in anti-Semitism

Wed, 2014-08-06 23:16
Two of England's largest police forces have said there has been a significant increase in anti-Semitic crime since the latest conflict in Gaza broke out.

Found Cambodian family portraits

Wed, 2014-08-06 23:15
Inside family albums in Cambodia

Winners of 2014 National Geographic Traveller Photography Contest

Wed, 2014-08-06 23:15
Winners of the National Geographic photo competition

India bill to try minors as adults

Wed, 2014-08-06 23:10
India's cabinet approves a bill to allow children over 16 to be tried as adults for crimes such as rape and murder.

VIDEO: Ibiza police want drugs help

Wed, 2014-08-06 22:59
One year after Michaella McCollum and Melissa Reid were arrested, Spanish police are asking for help to stop drugs reaching the holiday island of Ibiza.

Israel offers Gaza truce extension

Wed, 2014-08-06 22:42
Israel offers to extend a 72-hour ceasefire in Gaza, say Israeli officials, but Hamas, which controls Gaza, has yet to agree to the plan.

Student 'excited' to visit Malaysia

Wed, 2014-08-06 22:35
A friend of one of the British medical students who was stabbed to death in Borneo tells Newsbeat he "could not wait" to help out at a hospital in the country.

'Boris Fever' - front pages

Wed, 2014-08-06 22:21
Mayor of London Boris Johnson's announcement that he would once again like to stand for election as an MP makes it on to many front pages.

Climber dies after fall at rock face

Wed, 2014-08-06 22:19
A man dies after falling while rock climbing on a cliff face in Gwynedd.

Broadband coverage 'catching up'

Wed, 2014-08-06 22:14
Wales is catching up in the rollout of superfast broadband, but coverage and the number of people signing up still lags behind the rest of the UK, regulator Ofcom says.

Tidal generator unveiling 'landmark'

Wed, 2014-08-06 21:58
A full-scale tidal power generator aimed at showing the potential for renewable energy is being unveiled in Pembrokeshire.

Murray defeats Kyrgios in Toronto

Wed, 2014-08-06 21:53
Andy Murray takes just 54 minutes to defeat Australia's Nick Kyrgios in his first match at the Rogers Cup.

Watson shocks Cibulkova in Montreal

Wed, 2014-08-06 21:51
Heather Watson books a third-round Rogers Cup clash with Victoria Azarenka after defeating Dominika Cibulkova.

Nato Newport summit's road closures

Wed, 2014-08-06 21:45
Details of road closures around the Celtic Manor which will host September's Nato summit of world leaders are announced as work to erect over 12 miles (20 km) of security fencing starts.
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