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BJP leads in India election vote

Thu, 2014-05-15 21:24
India's main opposition BJP is making hefty gains over the ruling Congress party as votes cast during a mammoth general election are counted.

Survey reveals teenage self-harming

Thu, 2014-05-15 21:16
One in ten 16-year-olds in Northern Ireland who took part in a new study say they have considered self-harming or taking an overdose.

Funeral for air crash serviceman

Thu, 2014-05-15 21:15
The funeral takes place for one of two Welsh soldiers killed in a helicopter accident in Afghanistan.

Science under scrutiny - the front pages

Thu, 2014-05-15 20:30
Some papers examine claims over the publication of research on climate change and statins, while others wonder if Prince Harry is buying a pub.

VIDEO: Bangladesh ferry capsizes in storm

Thu, 2014-05-15 20:14
A ferry carrying at least 200 people capsizes on a river during a storm in Bangladesh; a number of bodies have been recovered, police say.

VIDEO: Brazil hit by anti-World Cup rallies

Thu, 2014-05-15 20:10
Brazilian riot police in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro fire tear gas to break up protests against the cost of hosting the football World Cup.

UK fossil fuels 'gone in five years'

Thu, 2014-05-15 20:01
The UK's proven reserves of oil, coal and gas will run out in little more than five years, a report looking at energy resources warns.

VIDEO: 7,900-bed property to let, south London

Thu, 2014-05-15 18:47
Stephen Smith reports for Newsnight on London's disused World War Two deep-level air-raid shelters, including one that is available to rent.

'Jail for a day' think tank call

Thu, 2014-05-15 18:42
Offenders who breach a community sentence should be sent to jail "for a day or two", says a think tank created by Iain Duncan Smith.

California sees wildfire 'flare-up'

Thu, 2014-05-15 18:06
Firefighters beat back parts of the nine blazes raging in southern California, but a flare-up of a wildfire in San Marcos has forced new evacuations.

Enterprise funds unspent, say MPs

Thu, 2014-05-15 18:06
MPs say billions of pounds of Government funds set aside to boost economic growth and jobs around the country are still unspent.

London boost for women bishops plan

Thu, 2014-05-15 17:46
The Diocese of London - one of two Church of England regions not to pass a proposed women bishops law in 2012 - has voted in favour of the latest proposal.

WW1 PoW cemetery restored in Poland

Thu, 2014-05-15 17:33
Headstones commemorating 39 UK soldiers who died at a prisoner of war camp during World War One are erected in northern Poland.

More boys charged over park murder

Thu, 2014-05-15 17:09
Boys aged 15 and 16 are charged with murdering a teenager stabbed in a west London park, bringing the total charged to three.

What impact will more Eurosceptics have on EU Parliament?

Thu, 2014-05-15 17:06
What a rise in Eurosceptics might mean for EU parliament

Quiz of the week's news

Thu, 2014-05-15 17:04
Which accent did David Tennant admit struggling with?

VIDEO: India's hopes for its new leaders

Thu, 2014-05-15 16:59
With India's election result about to be announced, Yogita Limaye visits a family in Mumbai to find out what ordinary citizens want

Brazil hit by anti-World Cup rallies

Thu, 2014-05-15 16:51
Brazilian riot police in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro fire tear gas to break up protests against the cost of hosting the football World Cup.

VIDEO: Providing LNG gas for the masses

Thu, 2014-05-15 16:50
Asia has a huge demand for liquefied natural gas, but ensuring everyone gets a supply is a huge engineering challenge.

Godzilla film 'harks back to Jaws and Alien'

Thu, 2014-05-15 16:44
Director and actors discuss the new Godzilla film

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