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MP seeks debate on new porn laws

Thu, 2014-12-11 01:50
New restrictions on online British porn content shown in the UK should be debated by Parliament, says Lib Dem Julian Huppert.

Ex-DJ Ray Teret jailed for rapes

Thu, 2014-12-11 01:37
Former DJ Ray Teret is jailed for 25 years for a series of rapes and indecent assaults in the 1960s and 1970s on girls as young as 12.

Ebola dead piled up in hospital

Thu, 2014-12-11 01:36
Health officials in Sierra Leone discover scores of bodies in a remote diamond-mining area, raising fears that the scale of the Ebola outbreak may be underreported.

Up to 100 vehicles stranded in snow

Thu, 2014-12-11 01:34
Up to 100 vehicles are stranded after snow blocks a section of the A68 on the England-Scotland border.

McLaren confirm Button and Alonso

Thu, 2014-12-11 01:33
Former world champions Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso will drive for McLaren in 2015.

Palestinian minister's funeral due

Thu, 2014-12-11 01:13
Palestinians gather for the funeral of a government minister who died after a confrontation with Israeli soldiers at a protest in the West Bank.

Nice advice for first-time mothers

Thu, 2014-12-11 01:08
Should first-time mothers be warned that they are likely to end up travelling for care if they opt for a home birth, asks Anthony Reuben?

Myanmar bar accused of Buddha insult

Thu, 2014-12-11 00:59
A New Zealander and two Burmese men running a bar in Yangon are accused of insulting Buddhism over a flyer depicting Buddha with headphones.

How dangerous is sea swimming in cold weather?

Thu, 2014-12-11 00:58
How dangerous is sea swimming in cold weather?

'Serious blaze' destroys day centre

Thu, 2014-12-11 00:46
A "serious blaze" destroys most of a day centre in Manchester, leading to disruption to care services.

Poorest pupils jump in three Rs test

Thu, 2014-12-11 00:29
Primary school performance data shows that England's poorest pupils are catching up with their wealthier peers after intense efforts to raise standards.

Captain Kohli leads India recovery

Thu, 2014-12-11 00:24
India reach 369-5 at the close of play on the third day of the first Test in Adelaide, 148 runs behind Australia.

School performance data explained

Thu, 2014-12-11 00:20
The BBC News website answers key questions about the publication of school performance data in England.

Board issues sex offender warning

Thu, 2014-12-11 00:19
The Probation Board for Northern Ireland says that resources to manage serious sexual and violent offenders will be reduced as a result of proposed budget cuts.

Pension firms 'failing' consumers

Thu, 2014-12-11 00:06
Some pension providers are failing their customers, the City regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has said.

Can Alonso & McLaren work this time?

Wed, 2014-12-10 23:50
After a bitter fallout during his year at McLaren in 2007, can Fernando Alonso finally find success with the team?

VIDEO: Is this the end of 'Umbrella Revolution'?

Wed, 2014-12-10 23:30
Bailiffs backed by police in Hong Kong have started to pull down barriers put up by pro-democracy campaigners in a part of the city they are occupying.

VIDEO: Bringing Elvis's Graceland to the UK

Wed, 2014-12-10 23:08
Graceland is famous as the home of Elvis Presley and visited by millions each year, but now his fans in the UK can also get a glimpse of some of his most famous belongings.

Bush 'fully informed' of CIA methods

Wed, 2014-12-10 23:08
President George W Bush knew all about CIA interrogation methods, says his vice-president, dismissing a Senate report as "full of crap".

Fast and furious

Wed, 2014-12-10 23:00
The dangerous world of contact motorsport