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No return plan for British jihadists

Thu, 2014-11-13 13:01
British citizens who go abroad to fight could be prevented from returning home under plans to be announced by Prime Minister David Cameron.

VIDEO: 'It's the physical element of sound'

Thu, 2014-11-13 12:59
James Williams of Subpac explains how "bone conduction" is used in his firm's backpack to convey the physical element of sound.

Farage: UKIP policy is to keep NHS

Thu, 2014-11-13 12:28
Nigel Farage clarifies UKIP's position on the NHS, after admitting he once advocated a form of NHS privatisation in a speech two years ago.

Federer knocks Murray out in London

Thu, 2014-11-13 11:43
Andy Murray is knocked out of the World Tour Finals in London after losing the opening set against Roger Federer.

Oil price falls below $80 a barrel

Thu, 2014-11-13 11:41
Brent crude oil price falls below $80 a barrel for the first time since 2010, as Saudi Arabia fails to confirm a cut in production.

Fifa corruption report - what now?

Thu, 2014-11-13 11:13
Wire taps, denials and lawyers - the disputed report into World Cup bidding leaves Fifa a long way far from "closure".

Five charged over 'abortion trick'

Thu, 2014-11-13 11:06
Five people are charged over allegations a human trafficking ring saw a woman sold for a sham marriage and almost tricked into an abortion.

Is Wayne Rooney an England great?

Thu, 2014-11-13 10:39
With Wayne Rooney one cap away from being an England centurion, Phil McNulty looks at the striker's international career.

Liberia leader lifts Ebola emergency

Thu, 2014-11-13 10:18
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf lifts the state of emergency imposed to control a deadly Ebola outbreak that has ravaged the country.

Lightning strikes 'more as world warms'

Thu, 2014-11-13 10:16
Global warming will significantly increase the frequency of lightning strikes, according to US research.

Ennis-Hill enters football rape row

Thu, 2014-11-13 09:56
Jessica Ennis-Hill wants her name removed from a stand at Bramall Lane if Sheffield United offer rapist Ched Evans a contract.

Car park death leads police to body

Thu, 2014-11-13 09:51
The body of a woman is discovered at a house in a Suffolk village after a man was found dead at the bottom of a multi-storey car park.

First Elvis recording to be sold

Thu, 2014-11-13 09:47
A demo acetate recording made by Elvis Presley when he was an unknown 18 year old is to be sold at auction at his former Graceland home.

Drones 'patrol US-Mexico border'

Thu, 2014-11-13 09:44
The US government is using drones to patrol half of its border with Mexico to detect illegal immigrants and smugglers, a report by the Associated Press says.

Wales suffering 'obesity epidemic'

Thu, 2014-11-13 09:36
Health Minister Mark Drakeford says the level of sugar in food should be regulated.

VIDEO: Hunt for needle in haystack 'is art'

Thu, 2014-11-13 09:30
Palais de Tokyo director Jean de Loisy explains why Italian performance artist Sven Sachsalber is trying to find a needle in a pile of hay in a contemporary art gallery in Paris.

Is comet landing mission worth the cost?

Thu, 2014-11-13 09:29
At a price of 1.4bn euros, is Europe's Rosetta mission to a comet really worth the cost?

VIDEO: Medomsley centre staff interviewed

Thu, 2014-11-13 09:17
Former wardens at a youth detention centre have been interviewed by police investigating claims a paedophile ring operated there.

Footage shows lorry motorway U-turn

Thu, 2014-11-13 09:16
Footage is released showing a lorry driver performing a U-turn on a motorway after driving the wrong way up an exit slip-road.

House to vote on Keystone XL pipeline

Thu, 2014-11-13 09:05
The House of Representatives is set to approve a bill that would force the approval of the Keystone XL pipeline.