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The impact of the chancellor's new cuts

Mon, 2014-01-06 00:59
Will chancellor's cuts help or hinder UK's economic recovery?

Naked man in washing machine rescue

Mon, 2014-01-06 00:59
Police in Australia rescue a naked man who got stuck inside a washing machine while playing a game of hide-and-seek.

Fun run puts tech to the test at CES

Mon, 2014-01-06 00:43
A sneak peek at CES 2014's new fitness tech

VIDEO: CES: Wearable fitness gadget fun run

Mon, 2014-01-06 00:41
A major theme at CES in Las Vegas will be wearable technology. BBC News got a sneak preview after it organised a tech-themed fun run on the Las Vegas strip.

AUDIO: Osborne: Cuts are 'a means to an end'

Mon, 2014-01-06 00:28
Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne discusses the UK's economy, saying that "a further £25 billion of cuts" will be needed following the next election.

Drug use 'still issue at prison'

Mon, 2014-01-06 00:25
Drug use and overcrowded cells remain unresolved issues at Dartmoor Prison, inspectors say.

Turner Prize protest over closure

Mon, 2014-01-06 00:22
A protest is staged at the gallery that hosted the Turner Prize exhibition in Londonderry.

BBC Sound of 2014: George Ezra

Mon, 2014-01-06 00:21
George Ezra, fifth in this year's countdown of favourite new acts

Nvidia boasts better mobile graphics

Mon, 2014-01-06 00:19
Nvidia announces a new chip designed for mobile devices that it says outperforms the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in terms of graphics power.

Osborne maps out future cuts

Mon, 2014-01-06 00:18
For first time George Osborne spells out scale of spending cuts

BBC Sound of 2014 countdown begins

Mon, 2014-01-06 00:10
Singer-songwriter George Ezra takes fifth place in the BBC's Sound of 2014 list, as the countdown begins to number one, revealed this Friday.

Flower 'clear' about staying in charge

Sun, 2014-01-05 23:59
Coach Andy Flower says he "can't be any clearer" about his desire to carry on despite England's 5-0 Ashes thrashing.

VIDEO: Senate to confirm Yellen as Fed chair

Sun, 2014-01-05 23:51
The US Senate is expected to vote and confirm Janet Yellen as the next chair of the Federal Reserve.

Altering diet 'may help with asthma'

Sun, 2014-01-05 23:44
Fruits, vegetables and whole-grains might be an unlikely treatment for asthma according to animal studies.

Johnson's redemption: A great Ashes revival

Sun, 2014-01-05 23:22
Redemption stories are rare in sport - but Mitchell Johnson's Ashes restoration is one of the great tales of deliverance

Fourteen dead in China mosque crush

Sun, 2014-01-05 22:32
Fourteen people are killed and 10 injured in a stampede at a mosque in China's northwest Ningxia region, state media say.

Man arrested after hit-and run death

Sun, 2014-01-05 22:29
A man in his 50s is killed in a suspected hit-and-run incident in County Fermanagh.

VIDEO: Free beer for Amsterdam's alcoholics

Sun, 2014-01-05 22:23
Alcoholics in Amsterdam are being offered free beer to clean the streets as part of a initiative to reduce crime.

India judge: Pre-marital sex immoral

Sun, 2014-01-05 21:30
A judge in the Indian capital, Delhi, says pre-marital sex is "immoral" and against the "tenets of every religion".

Benefits 'turmoil' and Helmand fears

Sun, 2014-01-05 20:48
A mixed bag of headlines include confusion over "perks for pensioners" and warnings of a Taliban resurgence when British troops leave Afghanistan.

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