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Scots retailers report fall in sales

Tue, 2014-11-18 16:06
Shop sales slip in Scotland despite "solid demand" for gaming and beauty products and a strong online performance, say retailers.

Sturgeon to become first minister

Tue, 2014-11-18 16:01
Nicola Sturgeon is expected to be voted in as Scotland's first minister by parliament, after Alex Salmond stepped down from the role.

VIDEO: Malaysia's retirement saving crisis

Tue, 2014-11-18 15:52
The BBC's Jennifer Pak speaks to one Malaysian family about why it is so hard to save.

VIDEO: The day my local pub was bombed

Tue, 2014-11-18 15:50
Recalling the day two Birmingham pubs were attacked, killing 21

The ancient fortress city embracing the modern world

Tue, 2014-11-18 15:31
The ancient fortress city embracing the modern world

VIDEO: Will Israel erupt in violence again?

Tue, 2014-11-18 15:29
The attack on a synagogue in West Jerusalem follows months of tension, as Jeremy Bowen reports.

Non-league duo into second round

Tue, 2014-11-18 15:15
Conference sides Southport and Telford reach round two of the FA Cup as Concord Rangers frustrate League Two Mansfield.

Does Church of England need to reform?

Tue, 2014-11-18 15:10
The vote for women bishops was hugely important, says Caroline Wyatt, but does the Church of England need to do more?

Tuition fees: Should they go higher or lower?

Tue, 2014-11-18 15:07
How do tuition fees in England compare with the rest of Europe?

'Terror in the temple' - the papers

Tue, 2014-11-18 15:06
The attack at a Jerusalem synagogue which left four rabbis and a policeman dead appears on several front pages.

Animators face 4K film 'challenge'

Tue, 2014-11-18 15:03
The advent of 4K technology will cause a big problem for animators who use computer-based techniques to make movies, says technical head of Minions movie maker Illumination.

VIDEO: How do you make a Lego movie?

Tue, 2014-11-18 15:00
Phil Lord and Christopher Miller tell BBC Click about how they directed The Lego Movie

Wednesday's gossip column

Tue, 2014-11-18 14:49
Manchester United prepare £47m Mats Hummels swoop, Real Madrid want Hugo Lloris, David De Gea fitness boost, plus more

VIDEO: Russia demands guarantees from Nato

Tue, 2014-11-18 14:48
Vladimir Putin's chief spokesperson says the West's response over the Ukraine crisis makes them "feel fear".

Teacher 'had sex all over school'

Tue, 2014-11-18 14:28
A teacher who "gave in to temptation" and pursued a secret affair with a teenager had sex with her in empty classrooms, a court hears.

Brazil billionaire goes on trial

Tue, 2014-11-18 14:00
The trial has begun in Rio de Janeiro of Eike Batista, a Brazilian billionaire accused of insider dealing.

Scots let themselves down - Strachan

Tue, 2014-11-18 13:45
Gordon Strachan says Scotland appeared "mentally fatigued" in the defeat by England at Celtic Park.

UN calls for N Korea rights probe

Tue, 2014-11-18 13:36
A UN committee adopts a motion urging the Security Council to refer North Korea over its human rights record to the International Criminal Court.

VIDEO: Ferguson's 'Copwatch' issues body cameras

Tue, 2014-11-18 13:08
There are tensions in Ferguson as the town awaits the decision of the grand jury on whether or not to charge Michael Brown's killer.

PM's vow in 'battle for Jerusalem'

Tue, 2014-11-18 13:07
PM Benjamin Netanyahu vows to win a "battle for Jerusalem" as the Israeli death toll in a Palestinian attack on a synagogue rises to five.

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