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VIDEO: Fassbender on being in Frank's head

Mon, 2014-04-28 05:00
Michael Fassbender talks about what it was like to play the comedy character Frank Sidebottom.

Why cancer trends on social media

Mon, 2014-04-28 04:59
Why cancer trends on social media

VIDEO: Deadly tornadoes hit US states

Mon, 2014-04-28 04:51
Several people are reported killed by tornadoes as a huge storm system sweeps across the central and southern United States.

MP in appeal over gagging clauses

Mon, 2014-04-28 04:30
An MP calls for ex-teachers to be released from so-called gagging clauses, as 'Trojan Horse' inquiries continue in Birmingham.

Day in pictures: 28 April 2014

Mon, 2014-04-28 04:26
News photos from past 24 hours: 28 April

Invesco Perpetual fined £18m by FCA

Mon, 2014-04-28 04:25
The UK's largest retail investment manager, Invesco Perpetual, has been fined £18.6m by the city watchdog for exposing investors to unnecessary risk.

VIDEO: Sheffield fire 'extremely challenging'

Mon, 2014-04-28 04:13
The conditions facing Fire and Rescue officers at a fire at a house in Sheffield were "extremely challenging", according to a South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue spokesman.

VIDEO: Child pulled from barrel bomb debris

Mon, 2014-04-28 04:11
A BBC team has witnessed the devastating effects of air bombardment on Syrian civilians after gaining rare access to rebel-held areas of Aleppo.

Arrests after wild boars released

Mon, 2014-04-28 04:09
Wild boars are on the loose in Bridgend county following a burglary at a commercial premises.

Daley must 'knuckle down' - Waterfield

Mon, 2014-04-28 03:57
Tom Daley must "knuckle down" if he wants to get back among the medals says former Olympic partner Peter Waterfield.

Euro candidate held for Islam speech

Mon, 2014-04-28 03:50
A candidate in the South East European elections is arrested after making a speech quoting from a book by Winston Churchill about Islam.

Poisoning led to Neknominate death

Mon, 2014-04-28 03:45
A rugby fan was nearly six times over the drink-drive limit after downing a bottle of vodka in the NekNominate craze, a Cardiff inquest hears.

Mobile money - ready for lift-off?

Mon, 2014-04-28 03:37
Paym big step to cashless society but won't replace wallet yet

E-Z Rock, hip-hop pioneer, dies at 46

Mon, 2014-04-28 03:37
E-Z Rock, the Harlem DJ who found fame with rapper Rob Base with 1988 hip-hop track It Takes Two, dies at the age of 46.

Alerts over Apple and Samsung phones

Mon, 2014-04-28 03:35
Apple and Samsung have issued alerts about faults on some models of their handsets.

Employers to help rate training

Mon, 2014-04-28 03:32
Ofsted asks employers to play a bigger role in rating the effectiveness of skills training and education.

Hollande meets GE boss over Alstom

Mon, 2014-04-28 03:31
French President Francois Hollande meets General Electric (GE) boss Jeff Immelt over GE's potential takeover bid for French train maker Alstom.

Indian wins top environment award

Mon, 2014-04-28 03:25
An Indian who helped villagers fight coal mining is among six environmental activists from around the world to win this year's prestigious Goldman Prize.

VIDEO: Greens want 'society for common good'

Mon, 2014-04-28 03:22
The Green Party would deliver a "society for the common good", their leader in England and Wales has said.

Tube strike: Why are we here again?

Mon, 2014-04-28 03:21
Why has Tube deal supposedly settled in February unravelled?
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