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Good journalism not safe, but vital

Mon, 2014-04-07 02:59
Egypt and Afghanistan show risk - and necessity - of good journalism

AUDIO: Former MP criticises sport red tape

Mon, 2014-04-07 02:57
Former Sports Minister, Richard Caborn, says health and safety regulations are making it "difficult" to host sporting events.

TV cook's funeral to take place

Mon, 2014-04-07 02:51
The funeral of celebrated television cook Clarissa Dickson Wright is due to take place later.

Bakery to shut after losing contract

Mon, 2014-04-07 02:48
A Newport bakery which employs 650 workers is to close after losing a big contract, say bosses.

VIDEO: Pistorius: 'I'm scared to sleep'

Mon, 2014-04-07 02:39
An emotional Oscar Pistorius has appeared in the witness box for the first time, as his murder trial resumed in Pretoria, South Africa.

Cable recalled over Royal Mail sale

Mon, 2014-04-07 02:38
Business Secretary Vince Cable is recalled by MPs to give further evidence over the privatisation of Royal Mail.

Hearts deal gets UBIG approval

Mon, 2014-04-07 02:36
Creditors of Hearts' major shareholder UBIG agree to transfer their 50% holding to the Anne Budge-backed vehicle for fan control.

AUDIO: Game of Thrones author on new series

Mon, 2014-04-07 02:28
Game of Thrones author George RR Martin discusses season four of the television series based on his novels.

Labour plan to 'bust open' Whitehall

Mon, 2014-04-07 02:27
Labour would fast-track black, ethnic minority and working-class applicants to the top of the civil service, it says.

VIDEO: Navy divers search for missing plane

Mon, 2014-04-07 02:23
Navy divers search for parts of the missing Malaysia Airlines plane in the area where a signal is picked up.

Tributes to Scot shot dead in Rio

Mon, 2014-04-07 02:23
Peter Campsie's family pay tribute to "a man who loved life" after he was shot dead in an attempted carjacking in Brazil.

VIDEO: Kinnock-era lessons for Miliband?

Mon, 2014-04-07 02:21
There is talk of "35% strategy" for Labour to win the 2015 general election, but some say it needs new pledges.

Hollywood great Rooney dies at 93

Mon, 2014-04-07 02:18
Mickey Rooney, the American child actor who became the world's top box-office star in the late 1930s, dies at the age of 93, US police say.

The hidden meaning within your furniture

Mon, 2014-04-07 02:05
How our furniture choices have hidden meanings

Energy complaints 'triple in a year'

Mon, 2014-04-07 01:50
Complaint levels about energy companies more than trebled in the first quarter of 2014 from a year earlier, as the sector remained in the political firing line.

Cumberbatch takes on royal BBC role

Mon, 2014-04-07 01:45
Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch is to play Richard III on BBC Two in the second series of Shakespeare's History plays.

Hagel tours China aircraft carrier

Mon, 2014-04-07 01:43
US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel tours China's first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, as he begins a three-day visit to China.

Spanish police hunt Briton's killer

Mon, 2014-04-07 01:41
Spanish police are hunting the killer of a British millionaire jeweller who was shot dead in the Costa del Sol.

VIDEO: Unrest flares in Ukraine cities

Mon, 2014-04-07 01:38
Pro-Russian activists in eastern Ukraine have seized state security buildings in the cities of Donetsk and Luhansk, according to Ukrainian officials.

Team orders terrible for F1 - Mercedes

Mon, 2014-04-07 01:02
Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg will be allowed to race freely without team orders being imposed on them, say Mercedes.
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