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Women held in school fraud inquiry

Thu, 2014-04-17 01:50
Four women are arrested in connection with an on-going fraud investigation at a Birmingham school.

Earthquake shakes East Midlands

Thu, 2014-04-17 01:40
A 3.2 magnitude earthquake that hit the East Midlands is being investigated by geological experts.

VIDEO: Speedy bird remains on the run

Thu, 2014-04-17 01:39
A large bird that looks similar to an ostrich and can run at a speed of up to 40mph is on the loose in the Home Counties after it inexplicably escaped from a field.

Bale targets Real Madrid treble

Thu, 2014-04-17 01:39
Gareth Bale wants to win the treble with Real Madrid after scoring a "really special" winner in the Copa del Rey final.

Artists have unique brain structure

Thu, 2014-04-17 01:35
Artists' brains are structurally different to non-artists in areas relating to fine motor movements and visual imagery, a study finds.

How is the Co-operative Group run?

Thu, 2014-04-17 01:27
Why both Labour and Co-op Bank would be happy with a divorce

Marathon speed crackdown in Belgium

Thu, 2014-04-17 01:17
There is a huge response to a speeding crackdown in Belgium, with thousands of people participating.

Court clears ex-Anglo bank boss

Thu, 2014-04-17 01:12
The former chairman of Anglo Irish bank has been found not guilty of illegally supporting the bank's share price, the jury continues to deliberate in the case against two others.

Rock band AC/DC are 'not retiring'

Thu, 2014-04-17 00:43
AC/DC confirm they will continue making music, following news guitarist and founder member Malcolm Young is taking a break from the band due to ill health.

VIDEO: Getting boys back into books

Thu, 2014-04-17 00:15
Children's Laureate, Malorie Blackman, wants to get boys back into books.

VIDEO: Live coverage of Pistorius trial

Thu, 2014-04-17 00:01
Live coverage of the trial of South African athlete Oscar Pistorius, who denies the premeditated murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day 2013.

Catholic Church refuses poll request

Wed, 2014-04-16 23:52
The Roman Catholic Church in England and Wales turns down a request by members for the results of a sexual ethics survey to be made public.

Welcome (back) to Beijing

Wed, 2014-04-16 23:49
The BBC’s new China editor on her return to Beijing

Reprieve for 18 NI care homes

Wed, 2014-04-16 23:42
All 18 NHS care homes in Northern Ireland that were earmarked for closure are to remain open while residents want to stay in them.

India votes on biggest polling day

Wed, 2014-04-16 23:37
Indians are voting in the biggest day of the general election, pitting the ruling Congress party against the main opposition BJP.

Charles Xue gets bail after illness

Wed, 2014-04-16 23:36
One of China's most influential bloggers, Charles Xue, is granted bail after months of detention because of a "serious illness", officials say.

Why is Captain Underpants the most complained about book?

Wed, 2014-04-16 23:26
A children's book has beaten Fifty Shades of Grey as the US library system's most criticised book. Why?

'Ammunition find' after arson attack

Wed, 2014-04-16 23:19
Police find what they believe to be ammunition after the emergency services were called to the scene of an arson attack in north Belfast.

Google shares fall on ad concerns

Wed, 2014-04-16 23:01
Shares in Google fall 5% despite reporting first-quarter profit of $3.45bn in response to worries over future income from advertising.

VIDEO: Could maggots revolutionise farming?

Wed, 2014-04-16 22:58
They are among the most reviled creatures on the Earth, but could maggots help British agriculture save millions of pounds and meet green targets?

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