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Getting rid of dirt - and murder victims

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:21
An element that helps get rid of dirt - and murder victims

VIDEO: The UK's biggest comic collection

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:14
The co-curator, of what is said to be the UK's biggest comic collection, gives a guided tour of the British Library's latest exhibition

Fellaini saddened by Moyes sacking

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:09
Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini was "sad" to see David Moyes sacked as manager last month.

VIDEO: 3D-printed house built in Amsterdam

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:03
Architects in Amsterdam have started building what they say is one of the world's first full-sized 3D-printed houses.

Alaska 'reality show' troopers shot

Fri, 2014-05-02 15:01
A teenager is arrested in connection with the fatal shooting in Alaska of two state troopers who appeared in a reality television show.

Who will win the Premier League?

Fri, 2014-05-02 14:52
BBC Sport on how this week's games could play a key role in Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester City's title hopes

UK winner scoops £73m lottery jackpot

Fri, 2014-05-02 14:38
A UK ticket-holder wins a £73m jackpot in the EuroMillions draw - the eighth biggest UK win - the National Lottery says.

VIDEO: 'Appalling conditions' in Sudan camp

Fri, 2014-05-02 14:08
The BBC's Alastair Leithead reports from a refugee camp in South Sudan, where people are living in "appalling conditions", as the conflict worsens.

India election: Taking the voters' pulse at tea shops

Fri, 2014-05-02 13:42
Sir Mark Tully tries to gauge the mood of Indian voters

VIDEO: Fire kills dozens in Odessa clashes

Fri, 2014-05-02 13:36
Dozens of people have been killed in a fire in an official building in the city of Odessa in south-west Ukraine, local police say.

O'Sullivan wins to reach world final

Fri, 2014-05-02 13:16
Defending champion Ronnie O'Sullivan beats Barry Hawkins 17-7 to reach the World Championship final.

Heathrow flight 'Mers' virus warning

Fri, 2014-05-02 13:09
UK health officials issue advice to passengers after a suspected case of the Mers respiratory virus on board a flight from Saudi Arabia to London.

Talks to avert next Tube strike fail

Fri, 2014-05-02 13:09
Talks aimed at averting a new round of strikes on the Tube have failed, union bosses say.

Why washing machines die young

Fri, 2014-05-02 13:01
Why washing machines are no longer built to last

Museum to take 'exploding' whales

Fri, 2014-05-02 12:58
Canada's Royal Ontario Museum will take two blue whale carcasses that washed up on the coast of western Newfoundland.

Police inquiry over Peaches' death

Fri, 2014-05-02 12:50
Police launch a criminal inquiry after it emerges that heroin was likely to have played a part in the death of Peaches Geldof.

Afghan landslide 'kills hundreds'

Fri, 2014-05-02 12:47
At least 350 people have been killed and many more are missing, the UN says, after a landslide hit the Afghan province of Badakhshan.

Gay gets one-year ban for doping

Fri, 2014-05-02 12:36
American former 100m and 200m world champion Tyson Gay is banned for a year after testing positive for a banned substance.

VIDEO: Ballpoint pen paintings on display

Fri, 2014-05-02 12:27
This famous image of Audrey Hepburn, shows her in one of her most famous roles as Holly Golightly in the 1961 film Breakfast at Tiffany's.

Police given more time to quiz Adams

Fri, 2014-05-02 11:51
Police in Northern Ireland are given more time to question Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams in connection with the 1972 murder of Jean McConville.
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