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Deradicalisation referrals on rise

BBC - 20 hours 47 min ago
Eight people a day were referred to the government's de-radicalisation scheme known as "Channel" this summer.

UK to send troops to Baltic region

BBC - 20 hours 57 min ago
Britain will make a "long-term" deployment of troops to the Baltic region, the defence secretary is expected to announce.

Miniature human kidney grown in a dish

BBC - 21 hours 11 sec ago
A miniature human kidney has been grown in a petri dish by scientists in Australia.

VIDEO: 'One of best moments of my life'

BBC - 21 hours 4 min ago
The winner of this year's Great British Bake Off, Nadiya Hussain, says taking home the title was one of the best moments of her life.

Man in court over PC Phillips' murder

BBC - 21 hours 15 min ago
An 18-year-old man is due in court charged with the murder of a Merseyside Police officer who died after being struck by a car.

Nato 'concern' over Russia Syria role

BBC - 21 hours 35 min ago
Nato defence ministers are assessing Russia's "troubling escalation" in Syria, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says.

Craig wants to 'move on' from Bond

BBC - 21 hours 46 min ago
James Bond star Daniel Craig has said he would only do another Bond movie "for the money", ahead of the release of Spectre in November.

Next bout will be my last - Pacquiao

BBC - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 2:58am
Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao plans to retire after his next fight, with Amir Khan a possible opponent.

In pictures: Hope for Tanzania's albino attack survivors

BBC - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 2:55am
Tanzanian children and their new prosthetic limbs

A guide to the Privy Council

BBC - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 2:50am
A guide to the Privy Council - its historical origins, when it meets and the oath of allegiance that members have to swear in order to join.

Corbyn to miss Privy Council meeting

BBC - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 2:46am
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will not be attending a meeting of the Privy Council due to "prior commitments", his spokesman says.

Your pictures: Northern Lights

BBC - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 2:38am
Your pictures of the Northern Lights, as seen from across UK

What does the President need to know?

BBC - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 2:33am
As the CIA releases 2,500 top secret presidential briefings from the 1960s, who decides what should - and shouldn't - be in that briefing?

Murdoch wants 'real black president'

BBC - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 2:33am
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch tweets suggesting US President Barack Obama is not a "real black president" and backing Republican hopeful Ben Carson.

VIDEO: How flammable are Halloween costumes?

BBC - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 1:46am
BBC Breakfast investigates safety standards for children's Halloween costumes, with two leading burns experts saying that current safety standards do not go far enough.

Plaid plan to scrap health boards

BBC - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 1:22am
Plaid Cymru announces plans to scrap Wales' seven health boards and place major hospitals under one body.

VIDEO: The rare event threatening coral reefs

BBC - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 1:14am
Scientists in the United States say the world's coral reefs are being attacked by a phenomenon that's only occurred twice before in recorded history.

Cameron's caring credentials questioned

BBC - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 12:57am
Thursday's papers have different takes on David Cameron's speech to the Conservative Party conference - and there is news on how Jeremy Corbyn may avoid kneeling before the Queen.

'Deadly attack' on Yemen wedding party

BBC - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 12:36am
At least 13 people are reported to have been killed in air strikes that hit a wedding in a rebel-held town in Yemen.

EU to debate faster deportations

BBC - Wed, 10/07/2015 - 11:40pm
Plans to speed up the deportation of failed asylum seekers are to be discussed at a meeting of EU ministers in Luxembourg.