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Syria helpers' 'radicalisation' fear

BBC - 13 min 42 sec ago
Anti-terror police are concerned the Syria conflict is "radicalising" humanitarian volunteers from Wales.

Ecclestone trial begins in Germany

BBC - 16 min 29 sec ago
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone appears in court in the German city of Munich to face bribery charges that carry a 10-year jail term.

Tuition-fee change savings 'unclear'

BBC - 18 min 59 sec ago
A study says the public cost of higher university fees and loans is "highly uncertain" and depends on how much future graduates will earn.

Cornish granted UK minority status

BBC - 24 min ago
Cornish people will be granted minority status under European rules for the protection of national minorities.

Disposable income 'half UK average'

BBC - 52 min 34 sec ago
Disposable income in Northern Ireland households is increasing but is less than half of the UK average, according to an economic consultancy.

VIDEO: How will the European electorate vote?

BBC - 54 min 46 sec ago
Campaigns have started for Europe's elections in just over a month but is the European electorate engaged?

Ukrainian forces 'regain city hall'

BBC - 55 min 59 sec ago
The Ukrainian government says it has won back control of the city hall in the eastern port of Mariupol from pro-Russian separatists.

Police make Syria plea to UK women

BBC - 1 hour 9 min ago
British counter-terrorism police chiefs make an unprecedented appeal to Muslim women to persuade their relatives against travelling to Syria to fight in the civil war.

US troops in Poland for exercises

BBC - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 2:59am
A first contingent of US troops arrives in Poland for military exercises amid heightened tensions with Russia over Ukraine.

Justin Bieber's Miami trial delayed

BBC - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 2:51am
A judge in Miami-Dade County grants a request from Bieber's lawyers to postpone the case until July.

Governments clash over pension costs

BBC - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 2:50am
The Scottish government disputes UK government claims about future pension costs in an independent Scotland.

Wales ready to submit Euro 2020 bid

BBC - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 2:44am
Uefa Super Cup can act as a platform for Cardiff's bid to be one of the Euro 2020 host cities says FAW chief Jonathan Ford.

VIDEO: Collapse victims wait for compensation

BBC - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 2:31am
Many survivors of the Rana Plaza factory collapse in Dhaka are still waiting for compensation after the tragedy in 2013 that killed 1,129 workers.

Woman held over children's deaths

BBC - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 2:29am
Police continue to question a 42-year-old woman suspected of murdering three of her children in south-west London.

Japan pact 'covers disputed islands'

BBC - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 2:08am
US President Barack Obama restates support for Japan over disputed islands but warns that dialogue - not escalation - is the way forward.

Plans for new Belfast student block

BBC - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 2:03am
Plans are submitted to build a nine-storey, 200 bedroom student accommodation block next to the University of Ulster's new Belfast campus.

Jodie Foster marries girlfriend

BBC - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 2:00am
US film star Jodie Foster marries her girlfriend, Alexandra Hedison, the actress's representative confirms.

Labour to cut ties with Co-op Bank

BBC - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 2:00am
The Labour Party is looking to sever its links with the troubled Co-op Bank, bringing to an end one of the oldest political partnerships in the UK.

Education warnings 'six years ago'

BBC - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 1:42am
A lack of a long-term vision for education in Wales, highlighted in a critical OECD report, were first raised more than six years ago, BBC Wales has learnt.

China releases Japanese cargo ship

BBC - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 1:33am
China has released a Japanese cargo ship it seized over a war-time debt, a court statement says, after the Japanese firm paid compensation.