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Biker dies after crash with van

Sun, 2014-12-21 01:04
A 44-year-old man dies after his motorbike is involved in a collision with a van on the A84 near Stirling.

How German Christmas markets came to the UK

Sun, 2014-12-21 01:04
How German markets captured the UK's imagination

Norovirus shuts hospital wards

Sun, 2014-12-21 00:53
An outbreak of norovirus leads to the closure of four wards at Southampton General Hospital.

VIDEO: Labour 'worried' by ambulance plan

Sun, 2014-12-21 00:38
Labour has said the Health Secretary has urgent questions to answer about leaked plans that suggest increasing response times for ambulance crews in England.

VIDEO: The secretive state of Turkmenistan

Sun, 2014-12-21 00:22
Turkmenistan in Central Asia is one of the most isolated and secretive states in the world, dissent is not tolerated and suspicion reigns.

Jordan ends death penalty moratorium

Sun, 2014-12-21 00:13
Jordan executes 11 men convicted of murder, ending a eight-year moratorium on the death penalty.

VIDEO: Castro delivers defiant speech

Sun, 2014-12-21 00:08
The Cuban President, Raul Castro, has addressed the closing session of parliament just days after announcing an agreement with the United States to re-establish diplomatic ties.

Domestic abuse free helpline opens

Sat, 2014-12-20 23:12
A free helpline offers support to victims of domestic abuse over the Christmas and New Year holidays.

VIDEO: Pakistan 'in mourning and on edge'

Sat, 2014-12-20 21:44
Pakistan has announced it will execute more militant prisoners in the next few days after lifting a moratorium in response to the Peshawar school massacre.

VIDEO: Tremors endanger Michelangelo's David

Sat, 2014-12-20 21:40
The Italian government is to spend around €200,000 (£156,000) on a new plinth for Michaelangelo's David to protect the statue from earth tremors.

VIDEO: Knife attacker is shot dead in France

Sat, 2014-12-20 21:36
A man has been killed by police near the city of Tours in central France, after attacking officers with a knife.

VIDEO: Advent calendar: Europe's Ryder Cup

Sat, 2014-12-20 21:25
The moment Welsh rookie Jamie Donaldson secures the point that retains the Ryder Cup for Europe at Gleneagles.

Ambulance targets plan revealed

Sat, 2014-12-20 21:00
Target times for ambulances to reach some seriously ill patients could be lengthened, a document leaked to the BBC shows.

Tunisians poised to elect president

Sat, 2014-12-20 20:49
Tunisians are set to vote for their first freely elected president in a run-off election seen as a landmark in the country's move to democracy.

Bird flu poultry restrictions lifted

Sat, 2014-12-20 20:48
Restrictions on the movement of poultry in East Yorkshire after an outbreak of bird flu at a duck breeding farm are lifted.

Muhammad Ali down with pneumonia

Sat, 2014-12-20 20:19
Former three-time heavyweight champion boxer Muhammad Ali has been taken to hospital with a mild case of pneumonia, his spokesman says.

Mother charged with Cairns murders

Sat, 2014-12-20 18:28
Australian authorities charge a woman in the northern city of Cairns with the murder of seven of her children and her niece.

Voices of grief and determination

Sat, 2014-12-20 18:24
Grief and determination after Taliban school massacre

What Cuba's new friendship with the US means for everyday life

Sat, 2014-12-20 17:54
What Cuba's new pact with the US means for everyday life

VIDEO: Fixing bones with a household drill

Sat, 2014-12-20 17:09
Safe surgery with a DIY essential