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Bangladesh oil spill at dolphin site

Wed, 2014-12-10 03:25
The Bangladeshi navy sends four vessels to deal with an oil spill from a crashed cargo vessel that is threatening a rare dolphin sanctuary.

Cameron: Torture claims 'dealt with'

Wed, 2014-12-10 03:23
Questions about the interrogation of terror suspects have been "dealt with from the British perspective", Prime Minister David Cameron says.

Pirate Bay goes offline after raid

Wed, 2014-12-10 03:21
The Pirate Bay, arguably the most well-known website for accessing pirated content, has been taken offline following a police raid in Sweden.

HSBC dismisses head of European forex

Wed, 2014-12-10 03:14
HSBC has dismissed its head of foreign exchange trading for Europe, Middle East and Africa.

VIDEO: Astronaut sets space challenge

Wed, 2014-12-10 03:01
UK astronaut Tim Peake has invited members of the public to suggest digital experiments to be carried out in space.

Bishops call for end to fossil fuels

Wed, 2014-12-10 02:49
Catholic bishops from around the world are calling for an end to fossil fuel use and increased efforts to secure a global climate treaty.

Inspectors close 'dirty' care home

Wed, 2014-12-10 02:31
A care home in Surrey is shut down after inspectors found it was "unsafe" and residents were "at significant risk of harm".

Malala to receive joint Nobel award

Wed, 2014-12-10 02:30
Nobel Peace Prize laureates Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi are due to receive their awards in a ceremony in Oslo.

Evidence v public opinion in South Africa

Wed, 2014-12-10 02:27
Justice is about acquittals as well as convictions, says the BBC's Milton Nkosi, as South Africa's judges dismiss public opinion in high-profile cases.

Adebayor given leave by Tottenham

Wed, 2014-12-10 02:25
Striker Emmanuel Adebayor is given permission by Tottenham to return to Togo for personal reasons.

Palestinian minister dies at protest

Wed, 2014-12-10 02:22
A senior Palestinian official dies after a confrontation with Israeli troops at a protest in the occupied West Bank, reports say.

Brazil truth commission report due

Wed, 2014-12-10 02:16
A national truth commission report being released in Brazil is expected to confirm hundreds were killed or disappeared under military rule.

Scots property tycoon dies in fall

Wed, 2014-12-10 02:13
Prominent Dundee business tycoon Scot Young dies after falling four storeys onto railings outside his London flat.

VIDEO: No interest charges for troubled borrowers

Wed, 2014-12-10 02:05
Borrowers in trouble should be protected from paying interest and loan charges if they tell their lender they are having problems

Court challenge to NI abortion law

Wed, 2014-12-10 02:05
Northern Ireland's abortion legislation is to be challenged in court by the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission (NIHRC).

Is personality unique to humans?

Wed, 2014-12-10 01:54
Are personality traits unique to humans?