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Clashes at Brussels march for jobs

Fri, 2014-04-04 06:03
Clashes erupt near EU headquarters in Brussels as anti-austerity protesters confront police - Chris Morris reports.

The life and times of Margo MacDonald

Fri, 2014-04-04 06:02
The life and times of MSP Margo MacDonald

Chad troops 'fired into CAR market'

Fri, 2014-04-04 05:57
Chadian soldiers in the Central African Republic killed at least 30 civilians in an unprovoked attack on a market last weekend, a UN inquiry says.

Stage set for 167th Grand National

Fri, 2014-04-04 05:55
Aintree gears up for the 167th Grand National, with 40 runners set to compete in the world's most famous steeplechase.

Kidnapped Iranians freed in Pakistan

Fri, 2014-04-04 05:47
Four Iranian soldiers seized by a Sunni militant group and taken to Pakistan are freed after a request from Iranian clerics, but a fifth is reportedly killed.

Torres has Chelsea future - Mourinho

Fri, 2014-04-04 05:46
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says Fernando Torres has a future at the club despite speculation linking him with a move.

Mystery foam spreads down river

Fri, 2014-04-04 05:46
The Scottish Environment Protection Agency is trying to establish why a large expanse of foam has appeared on the River Clyde in Glasgow.

VIDEO: Assange's support for European internet

Fri, 2014-04-04 05:43
In a rare interview, Julian Assange - founder the whistle-blowing website Wikileaks - speaks to the BBC's technology programme Click.

Lupita Nyong'o in Lancome deal

Fri, 2014-04-04 05:39
Lupita Nyong'o, an Oscar winner for her role in 12 Years A Slave, becomes the first black ambassador for French cosmetics giant Lancome.

'Argument' clue to Fort Hood attack

Fri, 2014-04-04 05:37
The US Army says there is a "strong possibility" a gunman who killed three people at a base in Texas was involved in a row before the shooting.

Vatican launches cardinal inquiry

Fri, 2014-04-04 05:36
The Vatican is to investigate claims of sexual misconduct which led to the resignation of Cardinal Keith O'Brien, it has emerged.

Tower Hamlets fraud claims probed

Fri, 2014-04-04 05:01
Inspectors are appointed by the government to examine allegations of "governance failure, poor financial management and fraud" at Tower Hamlets borough.

Clifford diaries 'were not destroyed'

Fri, 2014-04-04 04:59
An office manager who worked for Max Clifford tells his trial that diaries covering periods he is accused of indecent assault were not destroyed.

VIDEO: Prince Harry visits Olympic park

Fri, 2014-04-04 04:56
Prince Harry has visited London's newest park in the heart of the former Olympic site.

New law targets aggressive bailiffs

Fri, 2014-04-04 04:56
Bailiffs will be banned from entering homes at night and from using physical force against debtors, under new laws coming into force on Sunday.

Scarlet fever cases rise in England

Fri, 2014-04-04 04:45
Cases of scarlet fever have risen to their highest weekly total for more than 30 years, says Public Health England.

Hamilton heads Rosberg in practice

Fri, 2014-04-04 04:42
Lewis Hamilton heads Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg in first practice at the Bahrain Grand Prix.

VIDEO: PM advisers 'came quite close to menace'

Fri, 2014-04-04 04:38
Tony Gallagher says phone calls from government advisers about Maria Miller "came quite close to menace".

AUDIO: Teacher donates kidney to save pupil

Fri, 2014-04-04 04:32
A teacher has saved the life of a seriously ill pupil by giving her one of his kidneys.

Child finds Xbox security flaw

Fri, 2014-04-04 04:29
A five-year-old who worked out a security vulnerability on Microsoft's Xbox Live service has been officially thanked by the company.
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