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Mentally ill 'sent home unprepared'

Mon, 2015-05-18 16:23
Pressures to free up mental health beds may be leaving vulnerable people at risk, says a watchdog.

Cowell wants to run leaders' debates

Mon, 2015-05-18 16:18
Britain's Got Talent boss Simon Cowell offers his services for the next leaders' debate, promising if he produced it there would be a trap door, clap-o-meter, music and fire.

Folio book prize seeks new sponsor

Mon, 2015-05-18 16:16
A book prize worth £40,000 is seeking a new backer after its current supporter announced it would not be renewing its title sponsorship beyond two years.

McCall Smith wins comedy novel prize

Mon, 2015-05-18 16:15
Alexander McCall Smith wins the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for his comic novel Fatty O'Leary's Dinner Party.

Tim Peake launches space seeds test

Mon, 2015-05-18 16:14
British astronaut Tim Peake invites school children to help him in an experiment to learn more about how to grow food in space.

Violence fears of Rio favela residents

Mon, 2015-05-18 16:10
Rio de Janeiro favela residents speak of fears

Thai ex-PM Yingluck's trial to begin

Mon, 2015-05-18 15:55
The trial of former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on negligence charges is due to get under way in the capital, Bangkok.

'Pay bankers like civil servants'

Mon, 2015-05-18 15:53
The bosses of large banks should be paid no more than people at the top of the civil service, David Cameron's former director of strategy says.

Photo challenge: 12x12

Mon, 2015-05-18 15:49
A year of monthly photo challenges which aim to help expand and improve your skills.

French teachers strike over change plans

Mon, 2015-05-18 15:42
French teachers are furious about controversial proposed curriculum changes, including the phasing out of Latin and Greek, says Hugh Schofield

Rivals to blame for loss - Mourinho

Mon, 2015-05-18 15:32
Jose Mourinho says Chelsea's rivals are "guilty" for the 3-0 defeat at West Brom - for letting them win the title "so early".

Wood donation to premature baby unit

Mon, 2015-05-18 15:32
The son and daughter-in-law of the oil tycoon Sir Ian Wood donate £250,000 towards medical equipment at Wishaw General Hospital.

Legal wrangle over black box data

Mon, 2015-05-18 15:31
Scotland's top law officer is going to court to try to get air accident investigators to hand over the black box from a North Sea helicopter crash.

VIDEO: The art lightshow inspired by Cern

Mon, 2015-05-18 15:25
Exploring Ryoji Ikeda's Supersymmetry - the art installation inspired by the work taking place at Cern

Hundreds of university staff face axe

Mon, 2015-05-18 15:25
More than 200 support staff jobs are to go at Exeter University, the BBC learns.

'Cyber-archaeology' salvages lost Iraqi art

Mon, 2015-05-18 15:21
Digital archaeology rescues lost Iraqi art

Police release protester images

Mon, 2015-05-18 15:20
Images of eight people police want to speak to in connection with an anti-austerity protest after the general election are released.

Do people really say 'ay up me duck?'

Mon, 2015-05-18 15:17
Do normal people really say 'aye up me duck'?

VIDEO: Net neutrality: What does it mean?

Mon, 2015-05-18 15:15
Net neutrality is often cited as one of the key issues that will shape the future of the internet - but what does it mean?

Hooked - Part 2

Mon, 2015-05-18 15:15
Told through a cartoon, the moving personal story of a young African man caught up in the international drugs trade.

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