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VIDEO: 'Appalling conditions' in Sudan camp

Fri, 2014-05-02 14:08
The BBC's Alastair Leithead reports from a refugee camp in South Sudan, where people are living in "appalling conditions", as the conflict worsens.

India election: Taking the voters' pulse at tea shops

Fri, 2014-05-02 13:42
Sir Mark Tully tries to gauge the mood of Indian voters

VIDEO: Fire kills dozens in Odessa clashes

Fri, 2014-05-02 13:36
Dozens of people have been killed in a fire in an official building in the city of Odessa in south-west Ukraine, local police say.

O'Sullivan wins to reach world final

Fri, 2014-05-02 13:16
Defending champion Ronnie O'Sullivan beats Barry Hawkins 17-7 to reach the World Championship final.

Heathrow flight 'Mers' virus warning

Fri, 2014-05-02 13:09
UK health officials issue advice to passengers after a suspected case of the Mers respiratory virus on board a flight from Saudi Arabia to London.

Talks to avert next Tube strike fail

Fri, 2014-05-02 13:09
Talks aimed at averting a new round of strikes on the Tube have failed, union bosses say.

Why washing machines die young

Fri, 2014-05-02 13:01
Why washing machines are no longer built to last

Museum to take 'exploding' whales

Fri, 2014-05-02 12:58
Canada's Royal Ontario Museum will take two blue whale carcasses that washed up on the coast of western Newfoundland.

Police inquiry over Peaches' death

Fri, 2014-05-02 12:50
Police launch a criminal inquiry after it emerges that heroin was likely to have played a part in the death of Peaches Geldof.

Afghan landslide 'kills hundreds'

Fri, 2014-05-02 12:47
At least 350 people have been killed and many more are missing, the UN says, after a landslide hit the Afghan province of Badakhshan.

Gay gets one-year ban for doping

Fri, 2014-05-02 12:36
American former 100m and 200m world champion Tyson Gay is banned for a year after testing positive for a banned substance.

VIDEO: Ballpoint pen paintings on display

Fri, 2014-05-02 12:27
This famous image of Audrey Hepburn, shows her in one of her most famous roles as Holly Golightly in the 1961 film Breakfast at Tiffany's.

Police given more time to quiz Adams

Fri, 2014-05-02 11:51
Police in Northern Ireland are given more time to question Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams in connection with the 1972 murder of Jean McConville.

Google Maps 'renames Basingstoke'

Fri, 2014-05-02 11:47
Basingstoke is renamed by Google Maps as "Town Centre".

Gunmen storm Libyan security HQ

Fri, 2014-05-02 11:16
Gunmen in the Libyan city of Benghazi have raided a security headquarters, sparking clashes in which at least nine people died, officials say.

US House to open new Benghazi inquiry

Fri, 2014-05-02 11:00
The US House speaker says he will convene a special committee to investigate the White House response to the 2012 attack on the US consulate in Libya.

Teens arrested in school murder plot

Fri, 2014-05-02 10:54
Two schoolgirls are arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder following an incident at a school in Caerphilly county.

In the gym at 6am: How to do the 'impossible job'

Fri, 2014-05-02 10:24
How Tony Pulis led Crystal Palace from Premier League relegation-certainties to mid-table comfort in record-breaking fashion

'Many dead' in Ukraine offensive

Fri, 2014-05-02 10:21
Many rebels have been killed in a government offensive in east Ukraine, acting President Oleksandr Turchynov says, amid heavy clashes in the southern city of Odessa.

VIDEO: British troops arrive in Estonia

Fri, 2014-05-02 10:17
Britain has joined with other NATO countries to provide extra security for Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania - all in response to the crisis in Ukraine.
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