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India's 'Uber' for auto-rickshaws

Mon, 2014-11-03 11:00
How mobile apps are taming India's "autos"

Burkina army told to hand over power

Mon, 2014-11-03 10:59
The African Union gives Burkina Faso's army two weeks to hand over power to a civilian government or risk sanctions, after Friday's coup.

Probe as elderly couple found dead

Mon, 2014-11-03 10:16
Police launch an investigation after an elderly couple are found dead in a house in Millport on the Island of Great Cumbrae.

VIDEO: Dealer bought stolen cemetery plaques

Mon, 2014-11-03 10:11
A scrap metal dealer from south east London has been jailed for buying memorial plaques stolen from cemeteries.

Hyundai and Kia in $100m settlement

Mon, 2014-11-03 09:28
US regulators announce that carmakers Hyundai and Kia have agreed to a record $100m settlement for overstating the fuel economy of their cars, in violation of the Clean Air Act.

VIDEO: Greyhounds 'drugged to rig bets'

Mon, 2014-11-03 08:28
An undercover investigation by Panorama has found evidence of greyhounds being drugged in order to fix races.

VIDEO: Paddington Bear trail around London

Mon, 2014-11-03 08:28
Almost 60 years after he was first found at a London railway station, Paddington Bear is back on the streets of the capital - in the form of 50 statues of the fictional bear.

Fierce clashes at Benghazi port

Mon, 2014-11-03 08:14
Heavy fighting breaks out in the centre of Libya's second city, Benghazi, as the army attempts to retake the area from Islamist militias.

VIDEO: Do English want their own parliament?

Mon, 2014-11-03 08:00
The BBC's Home Editor Mark Easton is taking a road trip around the UK looking at how devolution could work - and testing the public appetite for change.

VIDEO: Fireworks and fun at Bellingham funeral

Mon, 2014-11-03 07:43
The funeral of actress Lynda Bellingham has taken place in Somerset.

VIDEO: Theresa May 'sorry' for resignations

Mon, 2014-11-03 07:37
Home Secretary Theresa May tells MPs she is sorry that there is still nobody to chair the historical child abuse inquiry.

Boy given life for murdering teacher

Mon, 2014-11-03 07:36
A 16-year-old boy is given a life sentence after admitting the murder of teacher Ann Maguire at Corpus Christi Catholic College in Leeds in April.

'Suicide blast' hits Nigeria's Shias

Mon, 2014-11-03 07:30
A suicide bomber kills 15 worshippers at a Shia religious ceremony in north-eastern Nigeria, while the security forces reportedly kill another five.

Argentine president in hospital

Mon, 2014-11-03 07:05
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is in hospital with what doctors at a Buenos Aires clinic say is an "infectious fever".

Last Costa Concordia victim 'found'

Mon, 2014-11-03 06:27
A body found in the wreck of the Costa Concordia is believed to be the last victim of the cruise ship's 2012 capsize, Italian officials say.

Is everyone born scared of heights?

Mon, 2014-11-03 05:39
Nik Wallenda walked on a high wire between two Chicago towers. Is his fearlessness learned or natural?

VIDEO: UK strawberries still grow in November

Mon, 2014-11-03 05:21
Ideal growing conditions means British fruit farmers are still harvesting strawberries into November.

Facebook sets up 'dark web' service

Mon, 2014-11-03 04:58
Facebook creates the ability for users to connect directly to the social network via anonymising "dark web" service Tor.

VIDEO: Branson won't abandon space tourism

Mon, 2014-11-03 04:56
Sir Richard Branson, owner of Virgin Galactic, insists he will continue with his plans to put tourists into space.

VIDEO: Lahore hospital full after attack

Mon, 2014-11-03 04:43
Shumaila Jaffery reports from Lahore hospital after a suicide bombing close to Pakistan's only border crossing with India.