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S Korea ferry trial hears evidence

Tue, 2014-06-24 00:15
A South Korean court begins hearing evidence in the trial of the captain and 14 crew members of a ferry that sank in April, killing more than 300 people.

Superheroes with a difference

Mon, 2014-06-23 23:33
When Batgirl got shot and other comic book stories

War poets' battle restaged in wood

Mon, 2014-06-23 23:20
The trenches of World War One are recreated in a Monmouthshire wood in an open-air play marking the centenary of the conflict.

Peer in £2m 'repossession farce'

Mon, 2014-06-23 23:17
Police are investigating the attempted "repossession" of items worth £2m from the family seat of celebrity peer Lord Brocket.

Bannockburn 700th anniversary marked

Mon, 2014-06-23 23:10
Events are being held to mark the 700th anniversary of the Battle of Bannockburn, fought on 23 and 24 June, 1314.

Lung cancer awareness campaign call

Mon, 2014-06-23 23:07
Lung cancer campaigners call on health officials to warn people to look out for symptoms of the biggest cancer killer in Wales.

Jail fails to improve violence risk

Mon, 2014-06-23 23:02
HMP Winchester has not improved sufficiently since a previous damning report, the prisons watchdog finds.

UK teenager was 'radicalised by imam'

Mon, 2014-06-23 22:57
The father of a Briton who travelled to Syria tells the BBC he believes his son was radicalised by an imam at a UK mosque.

VIDEO: Red Arrows still flying high at 50

Mon, 2014-06-23 22:45
Tim Muffett meets the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, the Red Arrows, in their 50th display season.

Two Britons killed in Turkey crash

Mon, 2014-06-23 22:45
Two Britons have been killed and two more are in hospital after a "jeep safari accident" in Turkey, the Foreign Office says.

VIDEO: Cardiff to Syria: Journey to extremism

Mon, 2014-06-23 22:40
Security services estimate 500 young Britons have left the UK to fight for the militant Islamists, so where does their journey to extremism begin?

Iraq key refinery 'seized by rebels'

Mon, 2014-06-23 22:38
Sunni rebels in Iraq say they have fully captured the country's largest oil refinery at Baiji, north of Baghdad, after days of heavy fighting.

Fee-paying schools doubt Wales GCSEs

Mon, 2014-06-23 22:15
Fee-paying schools in Wales looks set to follow the new GCSE courses for England next year, fearing those set in Wales "lack credibility", BBC Wales learns.

Tasmania forest to remain protected

Mon, 2014-06-23 22:10
An Australian request to revoke the World Heritage Site status of part of the ancient Tasmanian forest to allow logging is rejected by a Unesco committee.

Abu Dhabi financing Manchester homes

Mon, 2014-06-23 22:00
Abu Dhabi United Group, which owns Manchester City football club, will invest in a £1bn plan by Manchester City Council to build new homes.

Ford says talks dates must be set

Mon, 2014-06-23 21:17
Dates for talks on flags, parades and the past must be finalised this week, says Alliance leader David Ford.

Brazil join the party but how long will they stay?

Mon, 2014-06-23 21:11
Neymar dazzles as Brazil hit form but doubts remain and tougher tests await if the host nation are to win the World Cup, writes David Ornstein.

Slade star to get freedom of Walsall

Mon, 2014-06-23 21:00
Former Slade star Noddy Holder is to be given the freedom of Walsall later.

Concerns over safety at Yarl's Wood

Mon, 2014-06-23 20:47
A whistleblower at Yarl's Wood immigration detention centre has told the BBC he does not think women are safe there.

Jailing 'outrage' and PM 'isolated' - papers

Mon, 2014-06-23 20:36
The jail terms handed to three journalists by an Egyptian court make front-page news, along with Prime Minister David Cameron's struggles to reform the EU.
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