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Bogota mayor Petro reinstalled

Wed, 2014-04-23 07:44
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos reinstates the ousted mayor of Bogota, Gustavo Petro, to his post following a court order to that effect.

Man in court on terror charges

Wed, 2014-04-23 07:39
A man appears in court charged under the Terrorism Act after a tower block was evacuated in Edinburgh.

Victim would be 'proud of Gerrard'

Wed, 2014-04-23 07:28
Steven Gerrard's cousin, who was the youngest victim of the Hillsborough disaster, would have been "very proud" of the England captain, an inquest hears.

'Revenge attack' caused fire deaths

Wed, 2014-04-23 07:23
A fire which killed four members of the same family was a revenge attack on the wrong house, a jury is told.

A new kind of tech bubble

Wed, 2014-04-23 07:21
Could bubble messages have profitable future?

Clifford jury gets majority direction

Wed, 2014-04-23 07:17
Jurors in the indecent assault trial of publicist Max Clifford are told they can return a majority verdict of nine to one.

VIDEO: DJ Duke: Will and Kate hit the decks

Wed, 2014-04-23 06:52
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been taught how to DJ, during the latest leg of their royal tour of Australia.

Agoraphobic benefits cheat jailed

Wed, 2014-04-23 06:30
A benefits cheat with a fear of open spaces is jailed for a year at Merthyr Crown court after being caught working as a tour guide in South America.

Lebanese MPs fail to elect president

Wed, 2014-04-23 06:27
Members of Lebanon's parliament fail to elect a new president at the first attempt before Michel Suleiman's six-year term expires on 25 May.

Armitstead retains World Cup lead

Wed, 2014-04-23 06:21
Great Britain's Lizzie Armitstead is second for the third race in a row but remains in first place in the World Cup.

Obama pledges Japan islands support

Wed, 2014-04-23 06:11
US President Barack Obama tells Japan that islands it disputes with China are covered by a bilateral defence treaty, as he begins an Asian tour.

VIDEO: Gervais on David Brent and getting old

Wed, 2014-04-23 06:07
Comedian and actor Ricky Gervais chats to BBC Breakfast about David Brent and getting older.

Anatomy of the cost of a new drug

Wed, 2014-04-23 06:05
Why do new treatments cost so much?

VIDEO: Volunteers join Ukraine's border guard

Wed, 2014-04-23 06:03
Thousands of Ukrainian soldiers have been located on the border with Russia, joined by enthusiastic volunteer defenders.

Man Utd criticised for Moyes sacking

Wed, 2014-04-23 06:01
Manchester United are accused of unprofessionalism following the sacking of manager David Moyes.

VIDEO: Andy Murray in tears at Stirling award

Wed, 2014-04-23 05:55
Tennis star Andy Murray has been awarded the freedom of Stirling in a ceremony which made the Wimbledon champion break down in tears.

Cancer teen hits £1m charity target

Wed, 2014-04-23 05:54
A teenage blogger with terminal cancer raises more than £1m for charity after posting his final message to followers.

'Trojan Horse' probe schools named

Wed, 2014-04-23 05:52
A list of the schools Ofsted has been sent in to inspect over an alleged plot by Muslim hard-liners to seize control of governing bodies is published.

S Sudan attacks 'an abomination'

Wed, 2014-04-23 05:43
The massacre of hundreds of civilians in South Sudan is an "abomination" and a betrayal of the people by their leaders, the White House says.

Are gardeners wrong to put 'crocks' in plant pots?

Wed, 2014-04-23 05:42
For centuries, gardeners have put shards of pottery - "crocks" - at the bottom of plant pots. Why?
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