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England women slide to NZ defeat

Tue, 2015-02-10 19:59
Captain Suzie Bates leads the way with a century as New Zealand beat England by 67 runs in their first one-day international.

MPs to question tax chief on HSBC

Tue, 2015-02-10 19:23
The boss of HM Revenue & Customs will appear before a panel of MPs later on Wednesday and will face questions about its role in the HSBC tax evasion row.

Breath test for Parkinson's disease

Tue, 2015-02-10 19:16
Experts believe that a simple breath test could help doctors detect and diagnose Parkinson's disease.

UK Ebola response 'far too slow'

Tue, 2015-02-10 19:11
The government's response to the Ebola crisis and its decision to cancel flights to affected areas is criticised by a committee of MPs.

NHS staff 'afraid to speak out'

Tue, 2015-02-10 18:58
The head of a review into the treatment of whistleblowers in England, Sir Robert Francis QC, tells the BBC he has heard shocking accounts of suffering by staff who raised concerns.

US warns Putin before Ukraine talks

Tue, 2015-02-10 18:31
President Obama warns Russia that it will face greater costs if it continues its "aggressive actions" in Ukraine ahead of peace talks in Belarus.

GCSE 'subject desert' in some areas

Tue, 2015-02-10 18:23
Pupils in some parts of England are not being offered GCSE subjects which could be "vital" to their prospects, a study has found.

Ruling due in Belgian Islamist trial

Tue, 2015-02-10 18:16
Verdicts are due in the trial of 46 people accused of belonging to a group that sent jihadists to Syria, the largest case of its kind in Belgium.

Urban areas 'provide haven' for bees

Tue, 2015-02-10 17:57
Britain's urban areas are home to more types of wild bee than farmland, say researchers.

US news anchor Williams suspended

Tue, 2015-02-10 17:50
US news anchor Brian Williams is suspended by his employer, NBC, after he admitted his account of coming under fire in Iraq was not true.

Child detained without food or water

Tue, 2015-02-10 17:43
A 16-year-old girl was held in police custody for almost two days without food or water, a government report has found.

Europe's mini spaceplane set to fly

Tue, 2015-02-10 17:38
The European Space Agency is about to launch a wedge-shaped craft around the Earth to test critical technologies needed for controlled re-entry into the atmosphere.

Casual Vacancy: from page to screen

Tue, 2015-02-10 17:16
JK Rowling's Casual Vacancy gets small screen makeover

What will Saudi Arabia's new king do?

Tue, 2015-02-10 17:02
The 79-year-old King Salman has taken the Saudi throne, promising security and stability. Four experts explain how the country may change under his reign.

Muslims and extremism: A difficult dialogue

Tue, 2015-02-10 17:00
Reaching out to the complex and multi-faceted Muslim community is fraught with potential pitfalls, says Jawad Iqbal.

Defeating cancer, the 'evil genius'

Tue, 2015-02-10 16:58
Can we win the war against cancer? Over the past 18 months, Panorama has followed a group of patients on drug trials. Some who'd been given months to live, are keeping cancer at bay for years.

Espionage case puts metadata on trial

Tue, 2015-02-10 16:54
Is US government playing dirty to silence whistleblowers?

A curious British airship experiment

Tue, 2015-02-10 16:52
How a curious experiment took place on a giant airship

Is an American degree worth the cost?

Tue, 2015-02-10 16:49
Nowhere in the world does it cost as much to go to university as it does in the US. The BBC's Katty Kay asks if an American degree is worth it.

Window-Shopping Through the Iron Curtain

Tue, 2015-02-10 16:15
Iron Curtain history in Soviet and East European shop windows