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Poet's lost Oxford years remembered

Fri, 2014-11-21 19:49
Heavy drinking, a jealous husband and Under Milk Wood

Edward Rushton: Who was this blind revolutionary?

Fri, 2014-11-21 18:53
The blind revolutionary nobody remembers

Bahrain set for disputed election

Fri, 2014-11-21 18:41
Voters are to go to the polls in Bahrain's first parliamentary elections since Arab Spring protests in 2011, but many Shias are urging a boycott.

Military force: Not the way to win?

Fri, 2014-11-21 18:18
The nature of war has changed, says Jonathan Marcus, and military might is no longer a guarantee of success.

The Rotting West

Fri, 2014-11-21 18:14
The web's ironic take on what Russians think

VIDEO: Kim Kardashian's Bottom: Work of Art?

Fri, 2014-11-21 18:11
Will Gompertz looks at whether an "artistic statue" of Kim Karsdashian's bottom would be art or not

VIDEO: Street pole-dancing in Buenos Aires

Fri, 2014-11-21 18:10
Pole-dancers have been practising in the streets in Buenos Aires ahead of the South American Pole-Dancing Championships, which start on Saturday.

Mexico vows action on rule of law

Fri, 2014-11-21 18:05
Mexico's government vows to take action on the rule of law and restore credibility in institutions, after the disappearance of 43 students.

Top 10 tips for being a cinematographer

Fri, 2014-11-21 18:02
How to make it as a cinematographer

IS issues video of British hostage

Fri, 2014-11-21 17:31
A new video is issued featuring John Cantlie, the Briton held by the Islamic State militant group in Syria.

Benghazi report clears US response

Fri, 2014-11-21 17:22
A US inquiry finds no wrongdoing by the Obama administration in responding to the deadly 2012 attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya.

12 injured in hotel gas explosion

Fri, 2014-11-21 17:06
At least 12 people have been injured in a suspected gas explosion which has led to the evacuation of a central London hotel, ambulance officials say.

NHS staff to fly out to fight Ebola

Fri, 2014-11-21 16:21
The first NHS staff are due to fly from London to Sierra Leone to help the fight against the Ebola virus.

We can end Ebola in 2015, says Ban

Fri, 2014-11-21 16:16
The deadly Ebola outbreak can be ended "by mid-2015" if the world speeds up its response, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says.

British IS fighters 'killed in Syria'

Fri, 2014-11-21 15:25
Two British men are reported to have been killed while fighting alongside Islamic State militants in Syria.

Monsieur Romieu - a 'man of talents'

Fri, 2014-11-21 15:12
At a time of international conflict two centuries ago, did Britain assassinate an enemy agent while the world was looking the other way?

Is winning 100 caps still a big deal?

Fri, 2014-11-21 15:11
Wayne Rooney's got 100 - but is it still a big deal?

Rape case police stop passers-by

Fri, 2014-11-21 15:00
Police will be stopping passers-by in the Meadows area of Edinburgh exactly a week after a 19-year-old woman was raped there.

Rochester fallout and Claudia's 'relief' - the papers

Fri, 2014-11-21 15:00
Papers examine what UKIP's win in the Rochester by-election means for Labour and the Conservatives, and preview Claudia Winkleman's return to Strictly Come Dancing.

Radical Independence holds conference

Fri, 2014-11-21 14:59
More than 3,000 people are expected to gather in Glasgow for the Radical Independence Campaign's annual conference.

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