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VIDEO: Video gamers storm London Book Fair

Fri, 2014-04-11 16:05
BBC News investigates why video game developers have been given a pavilion for the first time at the London Book Fair.

US urges nations to assist Ukraine

Fri, 2014-04-11 16:05
The US urges other nations to contribute more to the economic rescue of Ukraine, as Russian President Vladimir Putin moves to assure the EU it will not cut gas supplies.

Inside the growing tiny house movement

Fri, 2014-04-11 16:02
Why are these Americans building mini homes?

Watson shines to set Masters lead

Fri, 2014-04-11 16:02
The 2012 Masters champion Bubba Watson produces five birdies in a row to set the clubhouse lead at seven under.

Top 10 Tips: Roger Deakins

Fri, 2014-04-11 16:01
James Bond cinematographer Roger Deakins talks to the BBC

The man who was covered in bees

Fri, 2014-04-11 16:00
The curious case of the Victorian man covered in bees

Miliband on Israel and plan to be PM

Fri, 2014-04-11 15:55
Labour leader Ed Miliband on Israel and his plan to be PM

Clashes as squatters evicted in Rio

Fri, 2014-04-11 15:51
A huge police operation to evict hundreds of families from abandoned buildings in Rio de Janeiro has ended with violent clashes and some injuries.

Mickelson rues lack of Masters sharpness

Fri, 2014-04-11 15:40
Former champion Phil Mickelson rues a lack of sharpness as he misses the cut for the first time in 16 years.

A metal so light it floats on oil

Fri, 2014-04-11 15:39
An element that floats on oil - and is in all our smartphones

VIDEO: Tory MPs given anti-bullying code

Fri, 2014-04-11 15:04
The Conservative Party has issued a code of conduct to all its MPs telling them not to "bully, abuse or harass" staff.

Botched DIY 'doubles building bill'

Fri, 2014-04-11 15:00
What happens when builders have to solve botched DIY jobs

Parents 'asked for text book cash'

Fri, 2014-04-11 15:00
Many parents are being asked to make voluntary contributions to the cost of text or revision books, a survey suggests.

Life sentence for stiletto killing

Fri, 2014-04-11 14:42
A Texas woman is sentenced to life in prison for stabbing her boyfriend to death with the five-inch (13cm) stiletto heel of her shoe.

VIDEO: V&A exhibit celebrates Italian fashion

Fri, 2014-04-11 14:31
An exhibition celebrating Italian fashion over the past 70 years has opened at London's Victoria and Albert Museum.

VIDEO: Miliband makes 'painful' Israel visit

Fri, 2014-04-11 14:22
Labour leader Ed Miliband says on a visit to Israel that he is a supporter of "the homeland for the Jewish people".

Two released in terror investigation

Fri, 2014-04-11 14:12
A man and a woman arrested by police investigating dissident republican terrorism in County Armagh are released unconditionally.

Farah and Weir eye marathon glory

Fri, 2014-04-11 14:10
Mo Farah's bid to win his first London Marathon and David Weir's attempt at a seventh title are among the highlights.

US inmate ends hunger strike in Cuba

Fri, 2014-04-11 14:10
US contractor Alan Gross, who has been in jail in Cuba for more than four years, ends a week-long hunger strike, his lawyer says.

Murder bid charge over hammer attack

Fri, 2014-04-11 13:42
A man is charged with attempting to murder three women who were attacked with a hammer in a central London hotel.

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