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Burning Temple 'a pagan practice'

Thu, 2015-03-19 01:18
A Presbyterian Minister from County Tyrone has described plans to burn the wooden structure called Temple in Londonderry as a pagan practice.

Do orangutans lie about their size?

Thu, 2015-03-19 01:12
Orangutans use their hands to alter their voices and make themselves sound bigger, say scientists.

Tunis gunman 'known to authorities'

Thu, 2015-03-19 01:11
One of two gunmen who carried out an attack that killed 19 people at a Tunis museum was known to the authorities, Tunisia's PM says.

Man sought after teen bus threat

Thu, 2015-03-19 00:43
A CCTV image of a suspect is released after two boys were forced off a bus and made to carry out a sex assault.

Crashed lorries leave road closed

Thu, 2015-03-19 00:20
Two lorries have been involved in a crash on the A9 about a mile north of Kingussie which closed the road in both directions.

VIDEO: On French patrol against jihadi groups

Thu, 2015-03-19 00:14
Thomas Fessy visits French paratroopers patrolling the border area between Niger and Libya as they work to cut off trafficking and supply routes used by jihadi groups

Next profit up 12.5% on sales boost

Wed, 2015-03-18 23:52
High street and mail-order retailer Next said profit for the year rose 12.5% to £782m after sales soared to nearly £4bn.

Thursday's gossip column

Wed, 2015-03-18 23:40
Kane set for England call, Wolfsburg eye Everton striker Lukaku again, plus more.

Williams makes Indian Wells semis

Wed, 2015-03-18 23:21
Serena Williams reaches the semi-finals of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells by beating Timea Bacsinszky.

China and Japan hold security talks

Wed, 2015-03-18 22:41
China and Japan are holding their first high-level security talks in four years, following tensions over territorial and historical issues.

Yahoo pulls the plug on China office

Wed, 2015-03-18 22:39
Internet giant Yahoo is closing its China office and laying off "around 350" employees as part of a worldwide consolidation aimed at cutting costs.

More flights cancelled at airport

Wed, 2015-03-18 22:35
Several flights from Aberdeen International Airport have been cancelled on Thursday morning after heavy fog the previous evening.

Talks over welfare deal to resume

Wed, 2015-03-18 22:25
Talks aimed at resolving the stalemate over welfare reform legislation are expected to resume at Stormont later.

Text speak used in job applications

Wed, 2015-03-18 22:12
Young jobseekers are submitting applications in text speak and need more help to prepare them for working life, a report says.

Chelsea boss eyes female Rooney Rule

Wed, 2015-03-18 22:12
British football needs a 'Rooney Rule' to help female coaches get jobs in the men's game, says Chelsea Ladies boss Emma Hayes.

VIDEO: Divided by the frontline in Ukraine

Wed, 2015-03-18 22:07
Tom Burridge reports from one of Ukraine's divided regions, Donetsk, from both sides of the frontline.

Students quiz four national managers

Wed, 2015-03-18 22:05
Managers Roy Hodgson, Gordon Strachan, Chris Coleman and Michael O'Neill answer questions from BBC News School Reporters.

Bigger toll cuts needed, says Jones

Wed, 2015-03-18 21:56
Cuts to Severn Bridge tolls bigger than those announced in the Budget would be sought if control of them was devolved, First Minister Carwyn Jones says.

Thai ex-PM Yingluck to stand trial

Wed, 2015-03-18 21:21
Thailand's Supreme Court orders former PM Yingluck Shinawatra to stand trial for negligence over a controversial rice subsidy scheme.

Royal Navy unveils 'modern' uniform

Wed, 2015-03-18 21:00
The Royal Navy's first new uniform in 70 years is unveiled - and will be worn first by a crew heading from Portsmouth to the South Atlantic.

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