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Colombia leader 'has peace mandate'

Tue, 2014-06-17 01:46
Following his re-election, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos tells the BBC that voters want him to continue peace talks with the Farc rebels.

VIDEO: A new look for Speakers' Corner

Tue, 2014-06-17 01:31
A look around a revamped Speakers' Corner, the spot in London's Hyde Park considered the home of free speech.

Is this Generation Right?

Tue, 2014-06-17 01:29
Are young people more right-wing than their parents were?

Crusaders 7-38 England

Tue, 2014-06-17 01:25
England's second string give the 1st XV a boost ahead of Saturday's third Test as they beat the Crusaders comfortably.

VIDEO: Flood victim: Put money where mouth is

Tue, 2014-06-17 01:23
A resident whose home was flooded this winter says the government must listen to a report that says the government got its funding priorities wrong on river maintenance

AUDIO: 'Wrong' Phil Neville gets fan abuse

Tue, 2014-06-17 01:21
A radiator salesman called Phil Neville has received hundreds of abusive tweets intended for his footballer namesake.

Police call sparks cannabis find

Tue, 2014-06-17 01:11
A man is arrested after police respond to an accidental emergency call in Crewe and discover a cannabis farm.

'Diseased meat could go undetected'

Tue, 2014-06-17 01:02
More diseased meat could end up in sausages and pies because of changes to rules governing safety checks, say hygiene inspectors.

VIDEO: Smartphone creates virtual reality

Tue, 2014-06-17 00:49
How a smartphone can help provide a low-cost alternative to high-end virtual reality devices.

Pipe bomb explodes near homes

Tue, 2014-06-17 00:20
A pipe bomb partially explodes in a residential area of Holywood, County Down.

Welsh pupils 'behind UK in English'

Mon, 2014-06-16 23:55
Pupils in Wales continue to lag behind the rest of the UK in English lessons despite recent improvements, say school inspectors.

Scots and English 'willing to share'

Mon, 2014-06-16 23:53
People across the UK appear willing to continue sharing institutions after Scottish independence, according to the British Social Attitudes survey.

Morgan condition upgraded to 'fair'

Mon, 2014-06-16 23:48
US comedian Tracy Morgan's condition in hospital has been "upgraded" to "fair" after he was badly injured in a motorway crash, his spokesman says.

Concern over M4 relief road options

Mon, 2014-06-16 23:28
Concerns are raised that an alternative route for a planned £1bn M4 relief road around Newport has not been properly considered.

Farrell out of third New Zealand Test

Mon, 2014-06-16 23:22
England fly-half Owen Farrell suffers a knee injury that rules him out of his side's third Test against New Zealand.

Let Burmese choose their leader - US

Mon, 2014-06-16 23:11
The US urges Myanmar to allow its citizens to freely choose their president, days after a rule was upheld that bars Aung San Suu Kyi from standing.

VIDEO: Inside world's biggest cash factory

Mon, 2014-06-16 22:31
BBC Breakfast's Steph McGovern gains access into the world's biggest banknote factory and discovers how cash is made.

River maintenance at 'bare minimum'

Mon, 2014-06-16 22:30
Government funding priorities on river maintenance before last winter's floods were a "Cinderella" activity and remain at a "bare minimum", say MPs.

VIDEO: Duchess attends Garter service

Mon, 2014-06-16 22:04
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have attended the annual Order of the Garter service at Windsor Castle.

US deploys Iraq 'military personnel'

Mon, 2014-06-16 21:47
Up to 275 US "military personnel" are to be sent to Iraq to provide support for the US embassy in Baghdad, the White House says.
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