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VIDEO: Farmland birds show rapid decline

Thu, 2014-10-23 10:57
Farmland birds are at their lowest levels since records began, according to government figures.

Canada to toughen terror laws

Thu, 2014-10-23 10:04
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has vowed to strengthen the nation's terror laws one day after a gunman rampaged through parliament.

Can Canada preserve its openness?

Thu, 2014-10-23 10:01
Will Canada continue to cherish its open society?

Vicar sham weddings trial collapses

Thu, 2014-10-23 09:48
The trial collapses of a vicar accused of carrying out hundreds of sham weddings - after the judge says immigration officers lied on oath.

Police called to 'Balotelli car row'

Thu, 2014-10-23 09:45
Police investigate a claim that Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli "threatened" a woman who was taking pictures of his Ferrari.

North America gears up for eclipse

Thu, 2014-10-23 09:43
Skywatchers in North America will be treated to the final eclipse of the year on Thursday.

Deadly attacks hit Quetta city

Thu, 2014-10-23 09:43
The leader of one of Pakistan's biggest religious parties escapes as at least 13 people are killed in a spate of attacks in the Pakistani city of Quetta.

Why do people overshare online?

Thu, 2014-10-23 09:29
"Overshare" has been chosen as the word of the year. But what is it and why do people do it?

Employers condemn student visa rules

Thu, 2014-10-23 09:21
Universities and business leaders call for changes in student visa rules, but the immigration minister says their criticisms are based on "myths".

Meet the non-league Messi at Macc

Thu, 2014-10-23 09:17
David Gonzalez played alongside David De Gea and Bojan Krkic - but is now ready for FA Cup action at Macclesfield.

Tesco shares slump on profits error

Thu, 2014-10-23 09:11
Tesco shares close 6.5% down after the retailer announced that profits were overstated by £263m, £13m more than the original estimate.

Deaf blind man was thrown on track

Thu, 2014-10-23 09:09
Two men are sent to prison for attacking and throwing a deaf blind man and his brother on to railway tracks.

Knightley to make Broadway debut

Thu, 2014-10-23 09:06
British actress Keira Knightley is to make her Broadway debut next year in Therese Raquin, a stage version of Emile Zola's classic novel.

How do you adjust after nearly half a century in prison?

Thu, 2014-10-23 09:03
Notorious police killer Harry Roberts is to be released from prison after 48 years inside. How do you adjust after so long locked up?

NHS funds rise 'tough but possible'

Thu, 2014-10-23 09:03
Increasing NHS spending in England by the £8bn health bosses warn will be needed by 2020 will be tough but possible, the health secretary says.

Royal officer held over ammunition

Thu, 2014-10-23 08:56
A Royal Protection officer is arrested after ammunition is found in personal lockers in the grounds of Buckingham Palace, the Metropolitan Police says.

Caterham could miss United States GP

Thu, 2014-10-23 08:52
Bosses of the Caterham F1 admit they will struggle to race in the USA next weekend if they cannot resolve a dispute with administrators.

Everton fans targeted with tear gas

Thu, 2014-10-23 08:41
Everton fans are targeted with tear gas fired by police during clashes ahead of their Europa League match with Lille.

Arrest as couple in 70s found dead

Thu, 2014-10-23 08:40
A man is arrested after a married couple were found dead in a house in Carndonagh in County Donegal.

Day in pictures: 23 October

Thu, 2014-10-23 08:36
24 hours of news images: 23 October

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