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Police 'foil Melbourne terror plot'

BBC - 34 min 21 sec ago
Australian police charge a teenager in connection with what they say was an Islamic State-inspired plot to attack a World War One centenary event.

Labour to tackle migrant wage abuse

BBC - 36 min 4 sec ago
Labour leader Ed Miliband is to announce plans for a new task force to crack down on the illegal exploitation of workers, in a speech on immigration.

I will miss Top Gear, says Clarkson

BBC - 37 min 9 sec ago
Jeremy Clarkson says he will miss hosting Top Gear, in his first comment since he was dropped from the BBC show.

Many dead in Afghanistan bank blast

BBC - 49 min 58 sec ago
At least 33 people are killed and 100 injured in an explosion in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, officials say.

VIDEO: Italian PM warns over migrants

BBC - 50 min 14 sec ago
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has warned that thousands of Africans will continue to risk their lives trying to travel to Europe unless the civil war ends in Libya.

'Superb Anderson a tireless pioneer'

BBC - 1 hour 1 min ago
James Anderson's England wicket-taking record is due reward for a bowler who never stops learning, says Jonathan Agnew.

Family focus for Miliband in Wales

BBC - 1 hour 7 min ago
Labour leader Ed Miliband pays his first general election campaign visit to Wales and highlights his party's "better plan for working families".

Missing person scheme to be launched

BBC - 1 hour 21 min ago
Charity Missing People says it will launch a service in Wales to help missing people and their families after they are re-united.

The story behind classic election images

BBC - 1 hour 30 min ago
Through the stories behind five iconic images, BBC Radio 4 reveals how running for office at a general election has changed in the UK since 1945.

Zayn Malik pays tribute to bandmates

BBC - 1 hour 36 min ago
Zayn Malik pays tribute to his former bandmates at an award ceremony, where he made his first solo appearance since leaving One Direction.

Sterling a 'distraction' - Carragher

BBC - Sat, 04/18/2015 - 2:23am
Former Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher believes Raheem Sterling's behaviour has become an unwanted distraction.

Farage to face BBC audience questions

BBC - Sat, 04/18/2015 - 2:07am
UKIP's Nigel Farage will be among leaders to face audience questions in BBC regional election special broadcasts.

CPS 'errors' over Lord Janner claims

BBC - Sat, 04/18/2015 - 1:19am
The former director of public prosecutions, Lord Macdonald QC, expresses "great regret" that he was not told of historical child abuse allegations against former Labour MP Lord Janner.

Search for campaign 'game-changer'

BBC - Sat, 04/18/2015 - 1:12am
Saturday's newspapers wonder whether a turning point in the election campaign "deadlock" could emerge in the run-up to polling day, while there's coverage of James Anderson's wicket record.

Ukraine rebel leader asserts claims

BBC - Sat, 04/18/2015 - 1:10am
A senior rebel leader in eastern Ukraine says the Minsk peace deal will fail unless Kiev recognises the independence of rebel-held territory.

Can big data reveal electorate's mood?

BBC - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 9:28pm
Can big data reveal the mood of the electorate?

Scots parties on campaign trail

BBC - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 8:58pm
The Scottish Liberal Democrats will unveil their strategy on mental health services for young people as the election campaign continues.

Prison criticised over teenage death

BBC - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 8:50pm
A coroner criticises a young offenders' institution for failing to identify the risk to an 18-year-old remand prisoner who hanged himself.

Obama appeal to Gulf states on Libya

BBC - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 8:08pm
President Obama says Gulf nations should use their "influence" to help resolve the instability in Libya, warning that military action is not enough.

High cost for Bangladesh war closure

BBC - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 7:37pm
The reverberations of the Bangladeshi war of independence in 1971 are still creating big Islamic turmoil in the world’s third-most populous Muslim nation.