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'Nothing to hide' over bird deaths

Fri, 2014-04-18 02:08
A farmer whose properties were raided by police investigating the deaths of 20 birds of prey, calls for more resources to be directed at the investigation.

One fifth of China soil contaminated

Fri, 2014-04-18 02:06
Almost a fifth of China's soil is contaminated, an official study released by the government has shown.

Easter funeral for Peaches Geldof

Fri, 2014-04-18 02:04
Peaches Geldof's funeral is to be held on Easter Monday at the church where she was married and her mother's funeral held, her family says.

Why is Good Friday called Good Friday?

Fri, 2014-04-18 02:03
It is the day when Christians commemorate Jesus Christ's crucifixion. So why is it called Good Friday?

AUDIO: NHS Trust 'blackened' doctor's name

Fri, 2014-04-18 01:36
A senior cardiologist, who exposed concerns about patient safety at Walsgrave Hospital in Coventry, has won an unfair dismissal case.

US freeing Iran funds as deal 'kept'

Fri, 2014-04-18 01:30
The United States is to release frozen Iranian funds, saying Tehran has kept commitments made under an interim deal over its nuclear programme.

VIDEO: How four men can play one piano

Fri, 2014-04-18 01:18
The Piano Guys talk to BBC Breakfast about their worldwide success thanks to a viral video aimed at drumming up business for a Utah shop

Everest avalanche kills 12 guides

Fri, 2014-04-18 01:08
At least 12 local guides have been killed after an avalanche on the slopes of Mount Everest, officials in Nepal say.

Trott to take break from cricket

Fri, 2014-04-18 01:01
England batsman Jonathan Trott is to take a second break from cricket because of a recurrence of his anxiety issues.

Sacked doctor was unfairly dismissed

Fri, 2014-04-18 00:56
A sacked heart specialist was unfairly dismissed after raising concerns about patient safety, an employment tribunal rules.

Junior officer 'had Korea ship helm'

Fri, 2014-04-18 00:55
The third officer was at the helm of the ferry that capsized off South Korea, investigators say, as divers work to access the sunken hull.

VIDEO: Travel tips for the Easter weekend

Fri, 2014-04-18 00:32
The BBC's Ben Bland gives some tips for travelling during the long weekend.

VIDEO: Marquez tributes in Latin America

Fri, 2014-04-18 00:25
The BBC's Will Grant reports from Mexico where readers celebrate the work of author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who lived in the country for 40 years.

Changes 'against Paralympic values'

Fri, 2014-04-18 00:22
British Paralympic champion Danielle Brown fears athletes with 'invisible' disabilities will suffer after rule changes.

VIDEO: A day in the life of the BBC in Ukraine

Fri, 2014-04-18 00:11
The BBC's James Reynolds recorded his day as he and a BBC team covered events in the eastern Ukraine.

VIDEO: PMQs 'not different for women'

Thu, 2014-04-17 23:57
Former politician Ann Widdecombe has defended women MPs participating during Prime Minister's Questions.

Hamilton top in second practice

Thu, 2014-04-17 23:39
Lewis Hamilton heads Ferrari's Fernando Alonso as the Mercedes driver sets the pace in Friday practice at the Chinese GP.

Easter visitors urged to take care

Thu, 2014-04-17 23:21
Holidaymakers are urged to take care over the holiday weekend, as good weather is expected to attract crowds to resorts and attractions in Wales.

VIDEO: Easter story in a shipping container

Thu, 2014-04-17 22:54
The North East town of South Shields is commemorating the Passion of Christ on Good Friday in a different way.

Obama cautious over Ukraine deal

Thu, 2014-04-17 22:51
President Obama says Russia must show signs of honouring a deal to calm tensions in Ukraine, as separatists remain defiant.
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