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Schoolboy divides Jewish South Africans

Wed, 2014-08-13 02:43
The Jewish pupil at the centre of a row over Gaza in South Africa

Man dies after flyover car crash

Wed, 2014-08-13 02:40
A 26-year-old man dies in hospital following a crash in Aberdeen which also left a woman and four-year-old boy injured.

Samsung reveals metal-framed phone

Wed, 2014-08-13 02:35
Samsung announces a handset with a metal frame that it suggests has a "sophisticated" and "stylish" design after criticism of earlier models.

Warning over UK's youth unemployment

Wed, 2014-08-13 02:28
The IPPR think tank says a full-blown economic recovery will not help fix the UK's youth unemployment problem, which it says is structural.

VIDEO: Downton Abbey star meets 'double'

Wed, 2014-08-13 02:05
Downton Abbey actor Hugh Bonneville has been modelled into a waxwork for the Madam Tussauds collection in London.

Gang robs $10m in record Chile theft

Wed, 2014-08-13 01:47
Eight gunmen in Chile steal more than $10m (£6.2m) from an armoured van carrying cash to Santiago airport in the biggest robbery in the country's history.

UK drops third round of aid in Iraq

Wed, 2014-08-13 01:47
The UK completes its third round of aid drops to help thousands of people fleeing Islamist militants in Iraq.

VIDEO: 'Heart-breaking' scramble for survival

Wed, 2014-08-13 01:33
Aid worker Taban Sami Shoresh describes the ''heart-breaking'' sight of people scrambling for survival during a delivery of aid to people fleeing Islamist militants in Iraq.

Turner to retire at the end of 2014

Wed, 2014-08-13 01:33
Former European and Commonwealth 110m hurdles champion Andy Turner reveals he is to retire at the end of the year.

Artists claim Brooklyn Bridge stunt

Wed, 2014-08-13 01:32
Two German artists claim responsibility for hoisting white flags atop New York's iconic Brooklyn Bridge last month, removing official US flags.

Call to cut young prisoner suicides

Wed, 2014-08-13 01:25
Prisons must do more to stop young inmates taking their own lives, a government investigator says in a report on deaths of inmates aged 18 to 24.

VIDEO: High jumper suffers 'terrible' slip

Wed, 2014-08-13 01:22
Russia's Aleksey Dmitrik suffers a "terrible" slip on his third attempt at 2.15m in the high jump qualification round at the European Athletic Championships in Zurich.

The real teachers inspired by Dead Poets Society

Wed, 2014-08-13 01:10
The real teachers inspired by Dead Poets Society

US sends more advisers to Iraq

Wed, 2014-08-13 00:56
The US has sent 130 more military advisers to the Kurdish region of northern Iraq, Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel says.

Norovirus outbreak closes Devon park

Wed, 2014-08-13 00:49
A country park in Devon is temporarily closed after dozens of people fall ill with suspected norovirus.

VIDEO: 'Giant' spider photobombs newscast

Wed, 2014-08-13 00:45
A spider has photobombed BBC Scotland's news to capture an insect trapped on a camera showing live shots of the River Clyde in Glasgow.

Saturdays singer set for Strictly

Wed, 2014-08-13 00:33
The Saturdays singer Frankie Bridge is the first celebrity to be confirmed for the next series of Strictly Come Dancing.

VIDEO: Shimon Peres 'seeks peace' over Gaza

Wed, 2014-08-13 00:21
Former Israeli President Shimon Peres says he seeks peace over the Gaza conflict, as talks continue on a third day of a fresh ceasefire.

Security firm G4S back in profit

Wed, 2014-08-13 00:16
Security firm G4S reports a pre-tax profit of £85m for the six months to the end of June, compared with a loss of £94m a year earlier.

Obituary: Lauren Bacall

Tue, 2014-08-12 23:56
The life of screen legend Lauren Bacall
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