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Hamilton fastest in Bahrain practice

Fri, 2014-04-04 08:43
Lewis Hamilton headed team-mate Nico Rosberg as Mercedes were in a league of their own in Friday practice at the Bahrain GP.

Sir Bruce steps down from Strictly

Fri, 2014-04-04 08:41
Sir Bruce Forsyth is stepping down as host of Strictly Come Dancing, the BBC confirms.

Brilliant Kohli leads India to final

Fri, 2014-04-04 08:35
Virat Kohli guides India to a six-wicket win over South Africa and a World Twenty20 final meeting with Sri Lanka.

Spot-fix arrest footballers named

Fri, 2014-04-04 08:26
Preston North End's captain and five other players at the club are named as six arrested in connection with spot-fixing, the BBC understands.

BBC iPlayer shows online for 30 days

Fri, 2014-04-04 08:22
The BBC Trust approves plans to extend the BBC iPlayer's seven-day catch-up window to 30 days.

Weekendish: Freedom, sloths and ballpoint pens

Fri, 2014-04-04 08:16
The Magazine’s best reads this week and your comments

'Over-complicated' bullying system

Fri, 2014-04-04 08:14
Some victims of bullying could be failed by an "over-complicated" system, Wales' children's commissioner says.

The sacred and sensuous in Indian art

Fri, 2014-04-04 08:11
How the sacred and the sensuous mingled in India

VIDEO: Aliens and monsters 'invade' bus stop

Fri, 2014-04-04 08:01
LJ Rich reports on an advertising campaign that uses a camera and special effects to entertain commuters.

Foreign reporters shot in Afghanistan

Fri, 2014-04-04 07:59
An Afghan police officer kills a veteran Associated Press photographer and wounds her colleague a day before presidential polls.

Underwater search begins for MH370

Fri, 2014-04-04 07:58
The search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 in the Indian Ocean moves into a new phase - with a locator searching for flight recorder signals.

Boston Bob wins Melling Chase

Fri, 2014-04-04 07:35
Boston Bob wins the Melling Chase in the main race on day two of the Grand National meeting at Aintree.

'Islam plot' started '20 years ago'

Fri, 2014-04-04 07:34
An ex-teacher at a Birmingham school alleged to be the target of a 'Islamist takeover' claims it began 20 years ago.

VIDEO: Violent clashes at Brussels protest

Fri, 2014-04-04 07:23
Protesters clash with police in Brussels during an anti-austerity rally in the city.

US economy gains 192,000 jobs

Fri, 2014-04-04 07:20
The US economy created 192,000 jobs in March, down slightly from a revised 197,000 figure for February, and the unemployment rate held at 6.7%.

VIDEO: Why is it hard to build a kangaroo?

Fri, 2014-04-04 07:14
A German technology firm have developed a digital marsupial, a robotic kangaroo that can leap and land with precision.

Robinson 'crossed line': McGuinness

Fri, 2014-04-04 07:05
Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness says Peter Robinson "has crossed the line" by saying they had reached agreement on welfare reform.

Friday's gossip column

Fri, 2014-04-04 07:01
Mourinho faces up to selling Oscar, Man City want Falcao, Konoplyanka to Liverpool back on, plus more.

Mali on alert over Ebola fears

Fri, 2014-04-04 06:58
Mali is on alert over the deadly Ebola virus after three suspected cases were reported near the border with Guinea, where 86 people have died.

High pollution levels 'begin to ease'

Fri, 2014-04-04 06:56
Air pollution over most parts of the UK is beginning to ease as forecasters predict it could be blown away by "clean Atlantic air".
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