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VIDEO: Stand-off reaches boiling point

Tue, 2015-03-10 01:36
About 200 students tried to break through police lines in the central town of Letpadan.

Many payday lenders 'still failing'

Tue, 2015-03-10 01:34
Too many payday lenders are still failing to be fair to customers who have fallen into arrears, according to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

VIDEO: Child social care standards criticised

Tue, 2015-03-10 01:30
Some of England's most vulnerable children are not receiving a high enough standard of care according to an Ofsted report out on Tuesday.

Three charged over care home death

Tue, 2015-03-10 01:08
Three people are charged with gross negligence manslaughter after the death of an 86-year-old woman at a Nottingham care home.

Solar plane crosses Arabian Sea

Tue, 2015-03-10 00:13
Solar Impulse is back in the air on the second leg of its historic attempt to fly around the world - crossing water from Oman to India.

Ireland outclassed by unbeaten India

Mon, 2015-03-09 23:52
Ireland's hopes of reaching the World Cup quarter-finals suffer a blow as India seal a fifth straight win.

Second 'IRA rape victim' speaks out

Mon, 2015-03-09 23:50
A second alleged sex abuse victim who claims to have been raped by a member of the IRA speaks out to criticise how republicans dealt with his case.

Coalition 'at odds' over teacher pay

Mon, 2015-03-09 23:47
The Lib Dems say there is a dispute with their Conservative coalition partners over proposed pay rises for teachers.

Myanmar students clash with police

Mon, 2015-03-09 23:34
Students clash with riot police in the town of Letpadan, Myanmar, as they try to continue their protest march to Yangon.

'Businesses bank' may be recommended

Mon, 2015-03-09 23:19
A development bank for businesses is expected to be recommended by a panel of experts, BBC Wales understands.

Bomber strikes police base in Sinai

Mon, 2015-03-09 23:17
A suicide bomber kills one civilian and injures at least 24 police at a police base in Egypt's restive Sinai peninsula, security officials say.

VIDEO: Top sprinter who ended up homeless

Mon, 2015-03-09 23:08
Jimmy Thoronka was Sierra Leone's top sprinter, but after last summer's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, he went missing, John Maguire went to hear his story.

Pru boss to head Credit Suisse

Mon, 2015-03-09 23:05
Prudential boss Tidjane Thiam will leave the insurance firm to take the top job at Credit Suisse later this year, the Swiss bank says.

Fresh appeal over 1974 Army killing

Mon, 2015-03-09 22:30
Detectives make a fresh appeal for information about the murder of a 27-year-old man who was shot dead by soldiers in County Tyrone more than 40 years ago.

Ministers' US trip in wake of crisis

Mon, 2015-03-09 22:22
The Northern Ireland first and deputy first ministers fly to the United States later as a new question mark hangs over the Stormont institutions.

Scots 'want immigration cut' - poll

Mon, 2015-03-09 22:22
Almost two-thirds of Scots think immigration should be cut, with women and older people more likely to be opposed to it, according to a BBC poll.

M4 relief road challenge in court

Mon, 2015-03-09 22:18
The saga of the £1bn M4 relief road is taking another twist with an environmental group going to court to challenge how the decision to go ahead was made.

Can Van Gaal save Man Utd's season?

Mon, 2015-03-09 22:17
With Manchester United's last trophy chance over, Phil McNulty asks if Louis van Gaal can rescue his side's season.

NZ reveals milk formula threat

Mon, 2015-03-09 22:17
A New Zealand national farming body and dairy giant Fonterra are sent threats to poison milk powder in an apparent pesticide protest, say officials.

Quadruple death crash probe ongoing

Mon, 2015-03-09 22:06
Investigations are continuing into a crash which killed four people and left three others in hospital.