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Record payout over Australia fires

Mon, 2014-07-14 20:10
Survivors of one of the worst bushfires in Australian history win a payout of about A$500m ($470m), the country's largest class action settlement.

Welby welcomes women bishops vote

Mon, 2014-07-14 19:39
The Archbishop of Canterbury welcomes the Church of England's historic vote to allow women to become bishops, but accepts some will be "struggling" with it.

VIDEO: SpaceX rocket lifts off from Florida

Mon, 2014-07-14 18:23
A Space Exploration Technologies' Falcon 9 rocket has blasted off from Florida, after a two month delay.

Russian hacker group attacks CNET

Mon, 2014-07-14 18:04
A Russian hacker group attacks technology news website CNET and steals usernames, encrypted passwords and emails for more than one million users.

NHS gets safe nurse staffing rules

Mon, 2014-07-14 17:27
Hospitals in England are being given strict guidelines on safe staffing levels for nurses - but they stop short of giving absolute minimums.

VIDEO: Bastille Day fireworks light up Paris

Mon, 2014-07-14 17:13
Fireworks have lit up the Paris skyline as the country marked its annual Bastille Day, the anniversary of the storming of the Bastille prison which helped spark the French Revolution.

Experiencing the zombie apocalypse

Mon, 2014-07-14 16:56
Why are people pretending to fight the undead on UK streets?

School makes Ramadan fasting U-turn

Mon, 2014-07-14 16:42
An east London school, which forced fasting pupils to go home for mealtimes during Ramadan, makes a U-turn after parents complain.

UK debt collection plan has 'failed'

Mon, 2014-07-14 16:35
The UK is owed £22bn in tax, fines and other debts and the government has "failed" in its approach to recoup it, according to a report from the Committee of Public Accounts.

The plant that dominates Britain's railways

Mon, 2014-07-14 16:35
The plant that dominates Britain's railways

Haul of giant snails seized in LA

Mon, 2014-07-14 16:30
Scores of giant African snails, still alive, have been seized by US customs agents at Los Angeles International Airport.

The bridges that define London

Mon, 2014-07-14 16:10
Which is the best bridge in London?

All aboard: China's railway dream

Mon, 2014-07-14 16:04
Is China revolutionising high-speed rail travel?

VIDEO: Should Ed Sheeran top 1Xtra list?

Mon, 2014-07-14 15:43
A 'Power List' published by the BBC's Radio 1Xtra music station sparks a row, after white musician Ed Sheeran tops the list.

Beside the sea-Clyde

Mon, 2014-07-14 15:24
The two weeks when Scots take over the Blackpool seaside

Dot Scot: New web domain name starts

Mon, 2014-07-14 15:23
A new internet domain for Scotland is being launched, allowing people to choose a .scot web or email address for the first time.

Dying patients 'baffled by services'

Mon, 2014-07-14 15:22
People who are dying and have a range of illnesses face a bewildering array of services, the University of Edinburgh says.

What happens if you eat 112-year-old ham?

Mon, 2014-07-14 15:16
A Virginia museum says its century old ham is edible. What would it taste like?

Bidets: The imaginative ways you use them

Mon, 2014-07-14 15:13
Twenty strange ways to use a bidet

VIDEO: China's high-speed rail revolution

Mon, 2014-07-14 15:11
China has a larger high-speed rail network than the entire European Union or the United States, according to a new World Bank report.
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