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UK church bells to mark VE Day

Fri, 2015-05-08 17:21
Churches and cathedrals across the UK will ring their bells to mark the 70th anniversary of VE Day - the end of World War Two in Europe.

Russia's WW2 parades overshadowed by Ukraine crisis

Fri, 2015-05-08 16:32
Russia's WW2 parades overshadowed by Ukraine crisis

VIDEO: Apple v Android: Which watch wins?

Fri, 2015-05-08 16:24
Many young people do not wear any kind of watch - but will smartwatches change that? BBC Click's Dave Lee puts them on trial.

What are the limits of free speech?

Fri, 2015-05-08 16:21
Is there a danger that respect for differences is under threat, asks Caroline Wyatt.

Billy Elliot: still dancing 10 years on

Fri, 2015-05-08 16:15
What happened next for the child stars of hit musical Billy Elliot?

Bone marrow survivor's wedding vow

Fri, 2015-05-08 16:08
A bone marrow transplant survivor keeps a vow he made 24 years ago to the UK man who saved his life by inviting him to his daughter's wedding in the United States.

What Reddit's 'ridiculous' button tells us about mortality

Fri, 2015-05-08 15:58
The bizarre game with nearly a million players

The mud-wrestler no-one wanted to touch

Fri, 2015-05-08 15:47
The champion mud-wrestler opponents refused to touch

Cameron mulls make-up of new cabinet

Fri, 2015-05-08 15:44
David Cameron is spending the weekend deciding the make-up of his first all-Conservative cabinet, after several Lib Dem ministers lost their seats in Thursday's election.

Scottish artist takes on Venice

Fri, 2015-05-08 15:19
A Dundee art school lecturer launches a solo exhibition at the renowned Venice Biennale arts festival.

Nepal appeal raises £4m in Scotland

Fri, 2015-05-08 15:17
People in Scotland have donated £4m to an appeal to help survivors of the Nepal earthquake.

Venezuela court sentences policeman

Fri, 2015-05-08 15:02
A court in Venezuela sentences a policeman to 18 years in jail for the death in February of a 14-year-old protester in the western state of Tachira.

China 'expanding island building'

Fri, 2015-05-08 14:57
The Pentagon says that China has expanded its programme of land reclamation in the South China Sea, an area disputed by several countries.

Emma and Noah are top US baby names

Fri, 2015-05-08 14:35
Noah and Emma are the most popular baby names in the US, according the Social Security Administration.

Mistrial declared in Etan Patz case

Fri, 2015-05-08 14:09
A New York judge declares a mistrial in the murder case of six-year-old boy who went missing in 1979 after the jury could not reach a verdict.

David Cameron's 'sweetest victory'

Fri, 2015-05-08 14:00
The Tories' poll-defying general election win attracts bumper coverage with many front pages highlighting the "awkward" meeting between the prime minister and his rivals at VE Day commemorations just hours after he walked back into Number 10.

Dazzled by Australia's precious opals

Fri, 2015-05-08 13:34
Already legally defined as Australia's "National Gemstone", the country's precious opals are punting for a new international designation - that of Global Heritage Stone Resource.