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Lego wars: How Big Bang beat Dr Who

Mon, 2014-11-17 05:29
Big Bang tops Dr Who in fan-created kit clash

VIDEO: Brands Hatch rogue driver jailed

Mon, 2014-11-17 05:28
A man who drove his girlfriend's car on to the Brands Hatch circuit during a race is jailed for eight months.

VIDEO: 'Plebgate' police 'span web of lies'

Mon, 2014-11-17 05:11
Police span a "web of lies" that led to a "vitriolic" campaign of "plebgate" stories against ex-chief whip Andrew Mitchell, the High Court has heard.

Carney takes aim at bankers' pay

Mon, 2014-11-17 05:07
The governor of the Bank of England says bankers' overall pay packages - not just bonuses - should be at risk in the event of wrongdoing.

Drowning: 'Hidden childhood killer'

Mon, 2014-11-17 05:02
A World Health Organization report reveals drowning is one of the top 10 killers of children across the world.

In pictures: Poultry on show

Mon, 2014-11-17 04:58
Images of the National Poultry Show

Hooligan risk for Scotland v England

Mon, 2014-11-17 04:58
Police say they have intelligence that known English football hooligans are planning to travel to Glasgow for the Scotland v England friendly.

'Infected' kidney op families' grief

Mon, 2014-11-17 04:56
The families of two men who died after kidney transplants allegedly infected with a parasitic worm say they hope it will not deter others from giving or receiving organs.

MI5 recorded suspects court hears

Mon, 2014-11-17 04:53
A court in Northern Ireland has been told that MI5 secretly recorded a group of men as they planned attacks on police officers and judges.

Sierra Leone Ebola doctor dies in US

Mon, 2014-11-17 04:52
A surgeon from Sierra Leone who was being treated for Ebola in the US has died, a Nebraska hospital announces.

VIDEO: 'I was bullied in my own home'

Mon, 2014-11-17 04:40
A committee of MPs has said schools in England are not doing enough to tackle cyberbullying and online abuse.

ICC chief cleared of corruption

Mon, 2014-11-17 04:36
ICC chairman Narayanaswami Srinivasan is cleared by a committee investigating corruption allegations in the Indian Premier League.

'Fewer bullied than a decade ago'

Mon, 2014-11-17 04:31
Anti-bullying policies appear to be having an effect, with thousands fewer pupils being bullied than 10 years ago, according to research.

Day in pictures: 17 November 2014

Mon, 2014-11-17 04:18
24 hours of news images: 17 November

Missing woman case now murder inquiry

Mon, 2014-11-17 04:11
Police reopen an investigation into the disappearance of a woman 20 years ago as a murder inquiry.

HSBC accused of tax fraud by Belgium

Mon, 2014-11-17 04:11
Authorities in Brussels have charged HSBC's private banking arm, which is based in Switzerland, with assisting wealthy Belgians - including diamond dealers - in avoiding taxes.

VIDEO: 'Goggle camera' records Ebola crisis

Mon, 2014-11-17 04:07
Dr Javid Abdelmoneim wore special goggle cameras to record his time at an Ebola treatment centre in Sierra Leone - here he carefully removes his protective equipment.

Nearly 36m people 'live as slaves'

Mon, 2014-11-17 03:58
Nearly 36 million people worldwide, or 0.5% of the world's population, live as slaves, a survey by anti-slavery campaign group Walk Free says.

Hunt for IS killers in Kassig video

Mon, 2014-11-17 03:58
A Frenchman and a Briton are believed to be among IS militants seen in the murder video of US aid worker Abdul-Rahman Kassig, officials say.

In pictures: Ebola orphans

Mon, 2014-11-17 03:58
Pictures of the children nobody wants