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Khan claims points win over Algieri

Fri, 2015-05-29 22:56
Amir Khan says he wants to take on Floyd Mayweather next after beating Chris Algieri in Friday's welterweight bout.

US demands China halt reclamations

Fri, 2015-05-29 21:01
The US calls for an "immediate halt" to land reclamation in disputed areas of the South China Sea, saying China is "out of step" with international rules.

VIDEO: Cuba removed from US terrorism list

Fri, 2015-05-29 20:43
The United States has removed Cuba from its list of state sponsors of terrorism.

Europe concern at Blatter re-election

Fri, 2015-05-29 20:36
Many European football associations express concern following Sepp Blatter's re-election as Fifa president, although his win is welcomed by Russia.

Venezuela blocks ex-presidents' visit

Fri, 2015-05-29 19:01
Venezuela has blocked two ex-presidents from visiting opposition leaders jailed on charges of inciting violence against the government.

Sarkozy renames French opposition

Fri, 2015-05-29 17:47
France's main opposition party, led by ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy, has changed its name from UMP to The Republicans, despite fierce opposition from critics.

VIDEO: Napoleon's life in Lego for anniversary

Fri, 2015-05-29 17:28
The 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo is to be marked with an exhibition in the Belgian town of Waterloo.

No £100 fine for late tax returns

Fri, 2015-05-29 17:17
People who have filed late tax returns are to be let off paying a £100 fine for missing the deadline, HM Revenue and Customs has confirmed.

US discovers more anthrax shipments

Fri, 2015-05-29 17:03
The US military orders a review into how it handles anthrax, after discovering more cases of live anthrax sent to laboratories, including one in Australia.

Remembering WW1's 'khaki cup final'

Fri, 2015-05-29 16:11
The controversial FA Cup Final of WW1

Nigerian walks 750km to meet President Buhari

Fri, 2015-05-29 15:34
Suleiman Hashimu tells the BBC why he walked for 18 days and wore out six pairs of shoes to see the inauguration of Nigeria's president.

Business interests propel change in China's global role

Fri, 2015-05-29 15:23
The rising number of Chinese nationals working abroad is causing Beijing to adapt its foreign policy in order to protect them, says Jonathan Marcus.

Direct train to Europe

Fri, 2015-05-29 15:21
Why doesn't the UK have direct trains to Madrid or Berlin?

Cancer link, tax amnesty and Blatter elected

Fri, 2015-05-29 15:17
The link between obesity and cancer, a tax amnesty, and the re-election of Sepp Blatter make the headlines.

Young players spur us on - Anderson

Fri, 2015-05-29 15:16
England's record wicket-taker James Anderson credits younger players with giving the England team "a kick up the backside".

Drones take whale survey to the sky

Fri, 2015-05-29 15:13
How whale science is taking to the skies

The elusive element that can make bones glow

Fri, 2015-05-29 15:09
The elusive element that can make body parts glow

VIDEO: Can culture save cities?

Fri, 2015-05-29 15:08
Hull has announced it will host the Turner Prize when it is City of Culture in 2017 - Will Gompertz asks if art can revive a city's fortunes.

The battle between the veil and the miniskirt

Fri, 2015-05-29 15:07
The campaigns duelling over women's clothing

Cup Final instant replay app tests

Fri, 2015-05-29 15:01
Mobile operator EE and the BBC will test a mobile app at the FA Cup final which uses 4G Broadcast technology to offer instant replays to fans in the stadium.

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