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VIDEO: The schools using Minecraft in lessons

Thu, 2014-06-19 22:19
Some schools are encouraging children to play computer games in lessons to help with more traditional subjects like creative writing in English.

Malaysia plane search to move south

Thu, 2014-06-19 22:04
The Australian authorities announce that the next phase of the hunt for the missing Malaysian plane will move hundreds of miles south.

VIDEO: War refugee numbers 'highest since WWII'

Thu, 2014-06-19 21:40
The UN refugee agency says the number of people displaced by war or persecution exceeded 50m last year - the highest figure since World War Two.

England 'despair' and US Iraq vow - the papers

Thu, 2014-06-19 20:43
England's defeat to Uruguay at the World Cup is reflected in Friday's papers, along with a US pledge on action in Iraq.

VIDEO: 'Normal' life continues in Mosul

Thu, 2014-06-19 19:57
Jim Muir visits the outskirts of Mosul to find out how people have been coping since it fell to ISIS fighters.

The train track that is the backbone of Britain

Thu, 2014-06-19 19:20
What do passengers think about the Scottish referendum?

'Fiasco' over disabled benefits - MPs

Thu, 2014-06-19 17:53
Changes to benefits for sick and disabled people have led to a "fiasco", causing unnecessary distress to thousands of people, MPs warn.

VIDEO: Mountain blasted to build telescope

Thu, 2014-06-19 17:05
The top of a 3,000m-high (10,000ft) mountain in Chile has been blown up to make way for the world's largest optical and infrared telescope.

Suarez revels in England retribution

Thu, 2014-06-19 17:02
Uruguay match winner Luis Suarez says the 2-1 World Cup win over England brought him retribution against his critics.

Today at the World Cup: Your at-a-glance guide

Thu, 2014-06-19 17:00
Who is playing? How can you watch? Who does our expert think will win? Everything you need on day nine of the 2014 Fifa World Cup.

VIDEO: World Cup pirate sites 'challenging'

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:52
Piracy control specialists, Irdeto, estimate nine million people watched the World Cup match between Germany and Portugal on illegal streams. How does the industry tackle it?

'Sunday league-standard' defending costs England

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:50
Pundits' verdicts on England's performance against Uruguay

Hodgson 'not considering resigning'

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:44
Roy Hodgson insists he will not quit his job as England manager despite his side being on the brink of World Cup elimination.

Rushdie receives Pen Pinter prize

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:35
Sir Salman Rushdie, acclaimed and controversial author of The Satanic Verses, is named as the recipient of this year's Pen Pinter prize.

Disabled children 'bullying victims'

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:27
Primary school pupils with special educational needs are twice as likely as other children to endure persistent bullying, research suggests.

Alliance to narrow education gap

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:26
A campaign to tackle educational inequality is being launched by an alliance of employers, teachers' organisations and children's charities.

Speedboat death wife in safety plea

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:15
Victoria Milligan, whose husband and daughter were killed in a speedboat accident, urges other boat users to wear a safety "kill cord".

Government welfare policy expanded

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:12
The government's flagship welfare policy, Universal Credit, is set to be introduced in 90 jobcentres across north-west England, the work and pensions secretary says.

Caution: Elves

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:03
The country where 'hidden folk' can stop traffic

Quiz of the week's news

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:01
The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.

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