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Solar plane makes inaugural flight

Sun, 2014-06-01 22:05
Solar Impulse 2, a solar-powered plane that will attempt a global flight in 2015, takes to the skies above Switzerland for the first time.

All-women row MP backs local party

Sun, 2014-06-01 22:01
The Labour MP at the centre of a row over an enforced all-women shortlist to replace her says local party members should make their own decisions.

Volcanic ash affects Bali flights

Sun, 2014-06-01 21:51
Air passengers travelling to Bali face more disruption as two flights are cancelled and several delayed because of a volcanic ash cloud.

A football fiasco? - the papers

Sun, 2014-06-01 21:48
Monday's papers pore over details surrounding the decision to award Qatar the 2022 World Cup, with EU politicking also much discussed.

VIDEO: BBC commentators' World Cup picks

Sun, 2014-06-01 21:30
BBC Sport commentators pick the players and teams to watch at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, and assess the hosts' chances of winning the tournament.

VIDEO: World Cup moments: Zidane's headbutt

Sun, 2014-06-01 21:19
BBC Sport counts down 100 of the greatest World Cup moments, as the 2014 tournament in Brazil draws nearer.

Memorial to mark RAF Chinook crash

Sun, 2014-06-01 21:04
Memorial services are held in Northern Ireland and Scotland to mark the 20th anniversary of an RAF air crash in which 29 people died.

Taking the ghost train to Ukraine

Sun, 2014-06-01 21:02
A surreal trip from Russia to eastern Ukraine

Thailand junta announces crisis plan

Sun, 2014-06-01 21:01
Thailand's ruling military junta announces a series of measures designed to avert an economic crisis, after a quiet weekend in protest-hit Bangkok.

Telangana born as India's 29th state

Sun, 2014-06-01 20:49
India's southern state of Andhra Pradesh formally splits in two, with the northern area carved out to create a new state called Telangana.

Mental health beds 'crisis' warning

Sun, 2014-06-01 20:12
Pressure on mental health beds is so severe that some patients are being sectioned to secure necessary care, according to a survey of junior doctors.

Being bilingual 'slows brain ageing'

Sun, 2014-06-01 20:08
Learning a second language can have a positive effect on the brain, even if it is taken up in adulthood, a University of Edinburgh study suggests.

Medical crisis unfolds for displaced Rohingya

Sun, 2014-06-01 19:10
Medical crisis unfolds for displaced Rohingya

WW1 dangers for women left behind

Sun, 2014-06-01 18:48
How World War One put women in the firing line

England arrive for Miami friendlies

Sun, 2014-06-01 18:00
The England football team arrive in Miami, Florida as they continue their preparation for the World Cup in Brazil.

VIDEO: Cousteau grandson in record attempt

Sun, 2014-06-01 17:48
Jacques Cousteau's grandson is attempting to break the oceanographer's record for living underwater

Stonehenge builders' homes created

Sun, 2014-06-01 17:38
Five Neolithic houses are recreated at Stonehenge to reveal how the ancient monument's builders may have lived 4,500 years ago.

In pictures: War artist George Butler with Syrian refugees

Sun, 2014-06-01 17:16
Sketches by British war artist George Butler

In Pictures: Wildlife Artist of the Year 2014

Sun, 2014-06-01 16:19
A look at some of the contenders for Wildlife Artist of the Year 2014

Viewpoint: Why Arab Spring has not delivered real democracy

Sun, 2014-06-01 16:10
Why is the Arab world still far from democratic?
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