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VIDEO: 'I was booked on AirAsia flight'

Tue, 2014-12-30 06:24
Sharanjit Leyl meets a woman who was due to fly on AirAsia QZ8051 but changed her booking, as she and her family watch the search for the missing aircraft.

What's in store for China in 2015?

Tue, 2014-12-30 06:08
What's in store for China in 2015? The BBC's Carrie Gracie takes a look at the issues facing the country as well as its prospects for the new year.

VIDEO: Investigation into fatal caravan fire

Tue, 2014-12-30 06:00
A woman and two children have died in a fire in a caravan near Lingfield, Surrey.

VIDEO: Obama apologises for wedding move

Tue, 2014-12-30 05:45
President Barack Obama calls a couple who had to move their Hawaii wedding because he was playing golf.

Travel firms sue cheap airfare site

Tue, 2014-12-30 05:14
United Airlines and travel firm Orbitz have launched legal action against a site that finds cheap airfares.

'Migrant ship' in distress off Corfu

Tue, 2014-12-30 05:03
A cargo ship said to be carrying migrants near the Greek island of Corfu sends out a distress signal amid reports there are armed people on board.

First Ebola case linked to bat play

Tue, 2014-12-30 05:02
The Ebola victim who triggered the current outbreak - a two year old boy from a small village in Guinea - may have been infected by playing in a hollow tree housing a colony of bats, say scientists.

Iraqi forces 'oust IS from Dhuluiya'

Tue, 2014-12-30 04:54
Iraqi government forces have retaken the town of Dhuluiya from Islamic State, sources say, reportedly inflicting heavy causalities on the jihadist group.

VIDEO: Confusion over ferry fire numbers

Tue, 2014-12-30 04:46
Two Albanian seamen have been killed on a tugboat while towing the fire-stricken Norman Atlantic ferry.

Human remains found at nature park

Tue, 2014-12-30 04:45
Human skeletal remains are found by a member of the public at a nature reserve.

VIDEO: Llama on the loose in Littleborough

Tue, 2014-12-30 04:37
A llama that fled from a field in Littleborough, Greater Manchester, after being scared by a dog, managed to evade capture for six hours.

Christmas trees munched by goats

Tue, 2014-12-30 04:12
Goats at a Dorset community farm are used as an alternative means of recycling Christmas trees.

Broncos aim for Super League return

Tue, 2014-12-30 04:00
Owner David Hughes says London Broncos' new-look squad are capable of securing an immediate return to Super League.

Camilla's stolen tree to be replaced

Tue, 2014-12-30 03:58
A stolen Wedding Cake tree which was planted by the Duchess of Cornwall to celebrate the marriage of William and Kate will be replaced.

North Sea field starts production

Tue, 2014-12-30 03:49
Production from the Kinnoull field in the central North Sea has started, BP announces.

Greece sent back to brink of crisis

Tue, 2014-12-30 03:29
Greeks are preparing for more political turmoil, after MPs rejected the government's presidential nominee and triggered snap parliamentary elections, says the BBC's Lucy Williamson.

House prices and the economy

Tue, 2014-12-30 03:27
UK housing figures just out show that prices have risen fairly strongly this year, but are slowing.

AirAsia says debris is missing plane

Tue, 2014-12-30 02:59
Indonesian officials confirm that bodies and debris found in Indonesia's Java Sea are from AirAsia flight QZ8501 that went missing on Sunday.

Court boost to India BJP chief

Tue, 2014-12-30 02:56
The powerful chief of India's governing BJP party Amit Shah is cleared in the extra-judicial killing of Sohrabuddin Sheikh, a Muslim civilian.

VIDEO: Football as an alternative to gangs

Tue, 2014-12-30 02:52
The BBC's Alpa Patel reports on a social programme built around football hopes to give young people an alternative to gang violence.

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