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Romania's absent parents

Thu, 2014-01-02 04:31
The Romanian children whose parents work abroad

Sherlock return watched by 9.2m

Thu, 2014-01-02 04:29
The return of Sherlock to BBC One was watched by an average 9.2 million people, overnight figures suggest.

Musharraf in hospital ahead of trial

Thu, 2014-01-02 04:26
Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf is taken to hospital with reported chest pains as he makes his way to court for his treason trial.

JK Rowling lawyer fined over leak

Thu, 2014-01-02 04:25
A lawyer who revealed that new crime writer Robert Galbraith was actually Harry Potter author JK Rowling is fined £1,000 for breaching privacy rules.

Schizophrenia: CBT 'little help'

Thu, 2014-01-02 04:18
Talking therapies have "little impact" on the symptoms of people with schizophrenia, a study suggests.

Antarctic ship passengers rescued

Thu, 2014-01-02 04:16
Rescuers in Antarctica safely transfer all 52 passengers from the ice-bound research vessel Akademik Shokalskiy, trapped since 24 December.

England skipper Stoney joins Arsenal

Thu, 2014-01-02 04:14
England captain and defender Casey Stoney joins Arsenal on a two-year deal after leaving Lincoln Ladies.

AUDIO: New Sherlock gets mixed fan reaction

Thu, 2014-01-02 04:10
Sherlockology fan site editor David Mather says fans have shown a mixed reaction to the new episode.

Man stabbed in neck in assault

Thu, 2014-01-02 03:55
A man is seriously ill in hospital after being stabbed in the neck in east Belfast.

Hobbit tops 2013 most pirated films

Thu, 2014-01-02 03:39
The Hobbit was the most pirated film of 2013 with Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained coming in second place.

VIDEO: Poison spray targets 'super-rats'

Thu, 2014-01-02 03:38
Scientists have created a new way to control the rat population, a poison spray absorbed through the rat's skin

Haass plan 'needs clear response'

Thu, 2014-01-02 03:32
Stormont's parties must be clear in their response to proposals about contentious issues, says Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams.

Cuban leader warns of 'subversives'

Thu, 2014-01-02 03:30
Cuban leader Raul Castro says there is a subversive campaign under way to undermine the revolution on the Communist island and topple its government.

Migrants spark German coalition rift

Thu, 2014-01-02 03:26
Tensions surface in Germany's new ruling grand coalition over how to handle migrants from Bulgaria and Romania.

Hobbit and Frozen see off Bieber

Thu, 2014-01-02 03:00
Cinema audiences in the UK and Ireland spent the last weekend of 2013 watching the latest Hobbit film and Disney animation Frozen - but not pop star Justin Bieber's new documentary.

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