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Four arrested over Tunisia attack

Thu, 2015-03-19 05:05
Four people are arrested over the gun attack at the Bardo museum in Tunis that left 23 people dead, including 20 foreign tourists, Tunisia's presidency says.

Extinction threat to Europe's bees

Thu, 2015-03-19 05:04
Many of Europe's native wild bees are threatened with extinction, according to the first comprehensive assessment of risks.

Tag Heuer to make Android Wear watch

Thu, 2015-03-19 05:01
Swiss watchmaker Tag Heuer partners with top tech firms to build an Android Wear-powered smartwatch.

Day in pictures: 19 March 2015

Thu, 2015-03-19 05:01
Images from around the world: 18 March

Woman in Luton Airport terror arrest

Thu, 2015-03-19 04:50
A 21-year-old British woman is held by counter-terror police at Luton Airport after landing from Istanbul, Scotland Yard says.

Paris smog pollutes air over Wales

Thu, 2015-03-19 04:48
Air pollution levels are "very high" across Wales after smog blew across from Paris.

Kane earns first England call-up

Thu, 2015-03-19 04:48
England manager Roy Hodgson names Tottenham striker Harry Kane in his squad to face Lithuania and Italy.

VIDEO: Twitter, The Simpsons and the Budget

Thu, 2015-03-19 04:45
BBC News finds out why a City firm watches Twitter and hears The Simpsons while following a modern Budget.

SNP suspends member over Tory abuse

Thu, 2015-03-19 04:44
An SNP member who is alleged to have subjected the Scottish Conservative leader to homophobic abuse on Twitter is suspended from the party.

Caption Challenge: Difficult jump

Thu, 2015-03-19 04:43
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.

Hillsborough activists receive CBEs

Thu, 2015-03-19 04:41
Two Hillsborough justice campaigners are presented with the CBE at Buckingham Palace.

Council writes off £4m cricket debt

Thu, 2015-03-19 04:35
Cardiff council agrees to write off a £4.4m debt owed to it by Glamorgan County Cricket Club following the redevelopment of the Swalec Stadium.

Parties to attend Villiers meeting

Thu, 2015-03-19 04:31
Representatives of the five main Stormont parties are to attend what is being billed as a stock taking meeting with the secretary of state over welfare reform.

Graffiti attack on philosopher Kant

Thu, 2015-03-19 04:15
Russian police are hunting an unusual vandal, who sprayed graffiti on the walls of a site where philosopher Immanuel Kant is thought to have lived.

Ashe and Grant start for Scotland

Thu, 2015-03-19 04:12
Glasgow Warriors' Adam Ashe and Ryan Grant start for Scotland against Ireland for the Six Nations finale.

CPS barristers 'lacking flair'

Thu, 2015-03-19 04:04
Too many Crown Prosecution Service barristers lack "presence, self-confidence and flair" in Crown Court trials, a report by inspectors says.

Toddler's murder 'not preventable'

Thu, 2015-03-19 03:50
The death of a toddler killed by a violent kick to her stomach inflicted by her mother's boyfriend could not have been foreseen, a serious case review concludes.

Pietersen called about England return

Thu, 2015-03-19 03:48
Incoming ECB chairman Colin Graves has spoken to Kevin Pietersen about a return to the England side.

Beds shortage sparks hospitals alert

Thu, 2015-03-19 03:44
A major incident is declared at hospitals in north Cumbria because of a shortage of beds.

One Direction duo face drug penalty

Thu, 2015-03-19 03:43
One Direction stars Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson face losing more than £3000 each if they are caught using, or promoting, illegal drugs in Manila.

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