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China sets 2015 growth target at 7%

Wed, 2015-03-04 16:35
China, the world's second-largest economy, has set its growth target at about 7% for this year, the government said.

The online joke is on Islamic State

Wed, 2015-03-04 16:19
Are viral internet parodies of militants a cause for concern?

Talk show 117: Stump art, disabled models, black canes

Wed, 2015-03-04 16:09
Why are there so few disabled models on the catwalk?

Alonso crash: The unanswered questions

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:53
The crash that has forced Fernando Alonso to miss the season-opening Australian Grand Prix has still not been fully explained.

Billions 'have untreated tooth decay'

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:48
Billions of people have untreated tooth decay across the globe, an international study has found.

Plumbers 'should report cold homes'

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:48
Plumbers and heating engineers should join with GPs and care staff in tackling problems caused by cold homes, health experts say.

Exam changes 'risk school problems'

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:46
Head teachers warn the overhaul of the exam system is likely to cause significant problems for schools.

Clinton email subpoenaed by Congress

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:44
The Congressional committee investigating the 2012 US Benghazi embassy attack subpoenas former Secretary of State Hilary Clinton's emails.

'I, Russian Occupier': The hit propaganda film

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:43
Why Russian imperialism is good - according to a viral video

BBC pundits call for spitting bans

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:43
Pundits call for Manchester United's Jonny Evans and Newcastle's Papiss Cisse to face bans if found to have spat at each other.

Minister to open biomass plant

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:42
A combined heat and power biomass plant on the site of a Fife-based paper maker is to be opened by the energy minister later.

How did WW2 change the way people dressed?

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:39
When the state dictated the look of dresses

Why has the Nobel Peace Prize chairman been demoted?

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:36
What lies behind Nobel Peace chairman's demotion?

Debate 'ultimatum' and Becky charge

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:33
Thursday's front pages focus on Downing Street's latest offer on election TV debates, and the charging of a man with the murder of teenager Becky Watts.

Where did the word 'hustings' come from?

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:22
At election time we use the word "hustings". Where did it come from?

How Iran's feminist genie escaped

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:21
How Iran's revolution let a feminist genie out of its bottle

LHC restart: 'We want to break physics'

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:15
The Large Hadron Collider is gearing up for its revamped second run, and its physicists want this next round of collisions to shake their discipline to its core.

Kompany dropped to 'refresh' team

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:12
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini says Vincent Kompany was dropped for the win over Leicester to freshen up the side.

VIDEO: Jordan makes F1 predictions on mountain

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:02
Eddie Jordan explains his absence from the BBC F1 launch from the top of a mountain, and looks ahead to how the new season may shape up.

Lords want drone owners register

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:02
The House of Lords EU Committee calls for a drone register to be set up which owners of unmanned aircraft would have to join.

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