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Pope Francis to hold Sri Lanka Mass

Tue, 2015-01-13 17:23
Pope Francis is to celebrate Mass for a million worshippers in Colombo, on the second day of his visit to Sri Lanka.

Did £9,000 fees cut applications?

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:59
What happened to university applications after tuition fees increased?

Should voting (or actively abstaining) be compulsory?

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:51
Should voting - or actively abstaining - be compulsory?

#JeSuisCharlie creator: iconic phrase 'cannot be a trademark'

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:39
Hashtag creator against attempts to trademark phrase

Don't fear low inflation - Osborne

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:33
The sharp fall in the UK rate of inflation should not be feared, chancellor George Osborne will say in a speech later.

VIDEO: The trucker modernising his industry

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:29
The driver hauling his industry into the digital age

How do blind people put on make-up?

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:20
How do blind people put on make-up?

Crowdfunding helps Parkinson's fight

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:08
Scientists in Edinburgh turn to crowdfunding to finance research into new drugs for Parkinson's Disease.

Deadlock dissolves Haiti parliament

Tue, 2015-01-13 16:07
Parliament in Haiti is dissolved after the failure of last-ditch negotiations over a new electoral law, leaving the president to rule by decree.

Snow due to cause further disruption

Tue, 2015-01-13 15:53
Further travel problems are expected during the morning rush hour as snowfalls continue across central Scotland.

VIDEO: Blair's influence on UK politics

Tue, 2015-01-13 15:47
Newsnight's David Grossman looks at Tony Blair's influence on UK politics

VIDEO: Upside-down yoga catches on in Oz

Tue, 2015-01-13 15:37
An unusual airborne workout revolving around a hammock hanging from the ceiling has become the latest exercise fad in Australia.

Inflation, ambulance row and Big Brother 'walkout threat'

Tue, 2015-01-13 15:32
The 0.5% rate of inflation, accusations that ambulance operators are "playing God", and yet another Celebrity Big Brother row, are among the topics on Wednesday's front pages.

VIDEO: What if you could print your next car?

Tue, 2015-01-13 15:19
Arizona-based Local Motors made car history recently when it became the first firm to 3D print a driveable car. The BBC's Samira Hussain was given exclusive access behind the wheel.

Royal Assent for trafficking bill

Tue, 2015-01-13 15:18
A bill which means Northern Ireland is the first part of the UK to make paying for sex a criminal offence becomes effective after receiving Royal Assent.

VIDEO: Clint Eastwood on war and violence

Tue, 2015-01-13 15:13
Legendary actor and director Clint Eastwood speaks to Will Gompertz about American Sniper.

Will ICC help or hinder Palestinian cause?

Tue, 2015-01-13 15:06
Will membership of war crimes court backfire for Palestinians?

Why my grandfather translated Mein Kampf

Tue, 2015-01-13 15:05
Why my grandfather translated Hitler's Mein Kampf

Wildlife crime prints 'breakthrough'

Tue, 2015-01-13 15:02
Scientists say they have made a forensic breakthrough in the fight against wildlife crime by recovering fingerprints from feathers.

Obama seeks to tighten cyber laws

Tue, 2015-01-13 15:00
US President Barack Obama unveils proposals to strengthen cyber security laws following a spate of attacks against high-profile US targets.