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Netanyahu Congress speech a moment of high stakes

Mon, 2015-03-02 04:04
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to Congress is a pivotal moment which carries high stakes, says the BBC's Kevin Connolly.

Al-Qaeda in Yemen frees Saudi envoy

Mon, 2015-03-02 03:56
A Saudi diplomat held hostage in Yemen for almost three years by al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) has been released, officials say.

Ikea debuts phone-charging furniture

Mon, 2015-03-02 03:44
Furniture giant Ikea has unveiled a range of furniture fitted with wireless charging spots for mobile devices.

Xiaomi launches cheap action camera

Mon, 2015-03-02 03:22
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has launched a cheap action camera that costs only 399 yuan (£41).

'Revenge' bleach attacker sentenced

Mon, 2015-03-02 03:20
An 18-year-old woman who threw bleach into the face of an aspiring teenage model is sentenced to 27 months in a young offenders' institution.

Dakota Johnson's IS skit criticised

Mon, 2015-03-02 03:07
A spoof advert for IS starring Fifty Shades of Grey actress Dakota Johnson is broadcast on Saturday Night Live, causing a furore on Twitter.

Police question Nemtsov girlfriend

Mon, 2015-03-02 03:07
Russian police are still questioning the Ukrainian girlfriend of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, who was with him when he was shot dead in Moscow.

Terry rules out an England return

Mon, 2015-03-02 03:03
Chelsea skipper John Terry hails the atmosphere at Wembley but rules out a return to the England team.

Tributes to boy killed in car crash

Mon, 2015-03-02 02:57
A boy who was killed when he was hit by a car in the Riverside area of Cardiff is named as 12-year-old Hamid Ali Khan.

Brooks to join Murdoch-owned Storyful

Mon, 2015-03-02 02:56
Rebekah Brooks, the former chief executive of News International, is to be re-hired by Rupert Murdoch.

Leonard Nimoy's funeral held in LA

Mon, 2015-03-02 02:56
Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy is buried in Los Angeles, as fans and friends pay tribute.

Cadbury and M&S lose top brand ranks

Mon, 2015-03-02 02:47
Marks and Spencer and Cadbury have both fallen out of an annual survey ranking the top 20 consumer brands in the UK.

Child abuse probe at special school

Mon, 2015-03-02 02:35
Allegations of sexual and physical child abuse at a Carmarthenshire school are being investigated by Dyfed-Powys Police.

VIDEO: National pride in Ukraine school

Mon, 2015-03-02 02:33
The BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes visits a high school in Mariupol where students are taking lessons in Ukrainian patriotism.

Uruguay leaders' love of old cars

Mon, 2015-03-02 02:32
Newly inaugurated Uruguayan president Tabare Vazquez continues his predecessor Jose Mujica's tradition of using vintage cars for official engagements.

'All schools need careers teachers'

Mon, 2015-03-02 02:31
All schools in England should have a teacher trained to give high-quality careers advice, particularly to poorer pupils, says a charity.

Search for armed jewellery thief

Mon, 2015-03-02 02:26
An armed thief is being sought by police following a robbery at an Edinburgh city centre jewellers.

What have we learned at World Cup?

Mon, 2015-03-02 02:20
With the Cricket World Cup just over halfway through the group stage, what have we learned from the tournament so far?

VIDEO: New Queen coin portrait unveiled

Mon, 2015-03-02 02:04
The portrait of the Queen on the nation's coins has altered for the first time in 17 years - with a new picture of her Majesty unveiled on Monday morning, the BBC's Victoria Fritz reports.

Signs of spring 'shifting' in trees

Mon, 2015-03-02 01:54
Scientists say climate change will lead to a shift in the timing of when trees come into leaf in British woodlands.