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Pentagon 'boss' keen to arm Ukraine

Wed, 2015-02-04 08:54
The White House's pick for defence secretary has said he is "inclined" to send weapons to Ukraine to fight against Russian-backed rebels. Pentagon 'chief' inclined to send weapons to Ukraine

VIDEO: Why Jordan's tribal system matters

Wed, 2015-02-04 08:45
As the tribe of Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh calls for revenge over his killing, BBC News asks how much power Jordan's tribes wield.

Loyalist Rea 'being investigated'

Wed, 2015-02-04 08:30
A former loyalist prisoner trying to stop police obtaining interviews he gave to a US university project is being investigated over offences of "the utmost gravity" a court has heard.

US watchdog to defend net neutrality

Wed, 2015-02-04 08:11
The chairman of the US's communications watchdog intends to defend the principles of net neutrality by treating net providers as utilities.

VIDEO: Home Affairs Committee

Wed, 2015-02-04 07:51
MPs take evidence on counter-terrorism and foreign fighters.

Doctor not guilty of performing FGM

Wed, 2015-02-04 07:46
An NHS doctor is cleared of performing female genital mutilation on a young mother.

Air travel today is safer than ever

Wed, 2015-02-04 07:45
Shocking pictures of another plane crash should not lead us to believe that flying is more dangerous than in the past, says Richard Westcott.

VIDEO: Foreign Affairs Committee

Wed, 2015-02-04 07:45
MPs take evidence from Sir John Chilcot, on the Iraq Inquiry.

Payments row council boss to stay

Wed, 2015-02-04 07:41
One of the council chief executives involved in an unlawful payments scandal is staying in his post.

Raikkonen ends Jerez test on top

Wed, 2015-02-04 07:32
Kimi Raikkonen completes a successful first pre-season test for Ferrari by setting the pace on the final day at Jerez.

Day in pictures: 4 February 2015

Wed, 2015-02-04 07:19
Images from around the world: 4 February

GM shares rise after surprise profit

Wed, 2015-02-04 07:18
Shares in North American car giant General Motors rise more than 3% after it announces fourth-quarter net income of $1.1bn.

US to destroy chemical weapons cache

Wed, 2015-02-04 07:16
The US is set to destroy its largest remaining cache of chemical-laden artillery shells, bringing it closer to complying with an international treaty.

VIDEO: Man arrested for Birmingham car-jack

Wed, 2015-02-04 07:07
A 25-year-old man is arrested after footage showing a woman being dragged alongside her car as it was stolen was released.

VIDEO: Peter Greste arrives in Brisbane

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:50
Peter Greste, the Australian Al-Jazeera journalist freed after 400 days in jail in Egypt arrives in Brisbane.

Hodge pulls out of mayoral race

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:46
Labour MP Margaret Hodge pulls out of the race to become the next London mayor and urges the party to choose an ethnic minority candidate.

More health cash in Budget plans

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:40
Scotland's Finance Secretary John Swinney said his budget plans would create a "more prosperous and fairer Scotland".

Care cap for young adults proposed

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:37
The cap on care costs is to be applied to younger adults, the government in England is proposing.

Medal plan for UK Ebola aid workers

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:36
Britons who have travelled to Africa to help the fight against Ebola will be eligible for a new medal, David Cameron says.

Ronald Koeman: What is his secret?

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:25
Ambitious, calm, obsessive, self-assured and with a penchant for mayonnaise on his chips - the man behind Southampton's rise.