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Miliband: Give me decade to fix UK

BBC - 10 hours 6 min ago
Labour leader Ed Miliband will set out a 10-year plan to make Britain a "world class country" in his final conference speech before the general election.

Liberia in 'trees for cash' deal

BBC - 10 hours 9 min ago
Liberia is to become the first nation in Africa to completely stop cutting down its trees in return for cash from Norway.

Olympic champion Grainger returns

BBC - 10 hours 11 min ago
British Olympic champion Katherine Grainger is back in training and considering a bid to compete at the Rio 2016 Games.

Second video of UK hostage released

BBC - 10 hours 13 min ago
A second video has been released showing British journalist John Cantlie, who is being held hostage by Islamic State (IS) militants.

VIDEO: Ernie the turtle moving back home

BBC - 10 hours 14 min ago
Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary in Norfolk is set to re-open in October after tidal surge damage.

Connolly warns PM over Scots pledges

BBC - 10 hours 14 min ago
Scottish comedian Billy Connolly has said there will be "hell to pay" if David Cameron does not honour his pledge of extra powers for Scotland.

Cameron to hold IS talks with Iran

BBC - 10 hours 19 min ago
David Cameron is to meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to persuade his country to join international action against Islamic State militants.

Israel murder suspects shot dead

BBC - 10 hours 21 min ago
Two Palestinians suspected of the abduction and murder of three Israeli teenagers in June have been killed by Israeli forces, Israel's military says.

US strikes Islamic State in Syria

BBC - 10 hours 26 min ago
The US and allies thought to include Arab nations launch a campaign of air strikes against Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria, the Pentagon says.

HK students gather for park protest

BBC - 10 hours 27 min ago
Hong Kong students gather in a park in front of government offices, on the second day of a week-long pro-democracy protest.

In pictures: Landscapes in black and white

BBC - 10 hours 28 min ago
On show at Museum of Modern Art in Wales

China jails Uighur academic for life

BBC - 10 hours 34 min ago
A Chinese court jails Uighur scholar Ilham Tohti for life for separatism, his lawyer says, in a verdict a rights group calls "deplorable".

Anger after badger found shot in gut

BBC - 10 hours 37 min ago
A badger found shot in the abdomen inside the west Somerset cull zone suffered a "cruel and unacceptable" death, anti-cull campaigners say.

Andy Murray regrets tweet fallout

BBC - 10 hours 40 min ago
Andy Murray speaks publicly for the first time about comments he made on the eve of the Scottish referendum.

Tax collection plans to be unveiled

BBC - 10 hours 50 min ago
Plans for how Wales will collect and manage its own taxes will be revealed by Finance Minister Jane Hutt on Tuesday.

Algeria militants seize French man

BBC - 10 hours 53 min ago
Militants linked to Islamic State have seized a French tourist in Algeria and demanded an end to French air strikes in Iraq, France confirms.

Tesco turns stale as market moves on

BBC - 11 hours 4 min ago
Has Tesco passed its sell-by date, asks Richard Anderson

VIDEO: WW1 bus retraces Ypres battle routes

BBC - 11 hours 5 min ago
A London bus used in the Allied war effort of 1914 is retracing its route in Belgium.

'Crucial' climate talks set to begin

BBC - 11 hours 11 min ago
World leaders including US President Barack Obama are holding what they say is a crucially important summit on climate change at the UN in New York.

Tesco fast-tracks new finance chief

BBC - 11 hours 12 min ago
Troubled supermarket giant Tesco says its new chief financial officer, Alan Stewart, is joining the company immediately, more than two months earlier than originally planned.