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Updated: 12 hours 15 min ago

Alice Gross funeral to take place

12 hours 17 min ago
The funeral for murdered schoolgirl Alice Gross is taking place in west London.

Netanyahu blames Abbas over attack

12 hours 21 min ago
Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu has accused the Palestinian president of incitement, after an attack which killed a baby in Jerusalem.

Tesco boss to quit over profits error

12 hours 22 min ago
Tesco chairman Sir Richard Broadbent will leave the firm after the company announced a bigger-than-forecast hole in its profits.

Nato jets 'intercept Russian plane'

12 hours 27 min ago
Nato warplanes have intercepted a Russian spy plane over the Baltic Sea, the alliance says, amid heightened tensions between the West and Russia.

Pre-Python TV episodes rediscovered

12 hours 42 min ago
Two episodes of 1960s TV comedy At Last The 1948 Show, which starred John Cleese and Graham Chapman before they formed Monty Python, are found.

Japan minister in sex bar funds row

12 hours 44 min ago
Japan's new trade minister Yoichi Miyazawa is forced to defend himself after it emerged support staff spent office money at a sex club.

Balotelli shirt swap angers Rodgers

13 hours 6 min ago
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is unhappy Mario Balotelli swapped shirts with a Real Madrid player at half-time.

VIDEO: Trapped in toys: Toddler's arcade adventure

13 hours 10 min ago
Firefighters had to free 18-month-old Colin Lambert after the toddler climbed inside an arcade game in Maryville, Tennessee.

Canada 'not intimidated' by attacks

13 hours 11 min ago
Canada's leader says his country "will never be intimidated", after a gunman rampages through parliament before being shot dead.

Police killer Roberts to be freed

13 hours 13 min ago
Police killer Harry Roberts is to be released after more than 45 years - a Parole Board decision described as "scandalous".

Rwanda MPs condemn BBC over genocide

13 hours 20 min ago
Rwanda's parliament condemns the BBC for broadcasting a TV documentary which questions official accounts of the 1994 genocide in the country.

VIDEO: Mum's fight to find young daughter's abusers

13 hours 22 min ago
A woman has told the BBC that she herself had to track down a Sheffield gang who abused her daughter because police refused to act.

Debenhams profits tumble 24.8%

13 hours 23 min ago
Annual profits at Debenhams have fallen 24.8%, reflecting the impact on sales of last year's warm winter weather.

NHS 'needs extra cash and overhaul'

13 hours 25 min ago
The NHS in England needs extra money and drastic changes to the way services are organised if patient care is not to suffer, health bosses say.

Liverpool face Balotelli conundrum

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 2:55am
Balotelli's shirt swap must not hide Liverpool's bigger problems

Fresh questions for abuse inquiry head

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 2:53am
Fiona Woolf, head of the public inquiry into historical sex abuse, faces more questions from MPs over her suitability for the post.

VIDEO: Rediscovered: Lost episodes from classic comedy

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 2:47am
Comedy fans are in for a rare treat after two lost episodes of "At Last The 1948 Show" have been uncovered.

VIDEO: Can King Khan top Diwali box office?

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 2:16am
Farah Khan's much-anticipated new film, Happy New Year, is released for Diwali.

VIDEO: Can technology plug NHS funding gap?

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 2:09am
The NHS is under pressure to close a huge projected funding gap - Dominic Hughes reports on how the NHS has addressed this in West Yorkshire.

India's Modi visits Siachen glacier

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 2:04am
Indian PM Narendra Modi makes a brief visit to the Siachen glacier on his way to Indian-administered Kashmir to spend the Diwali festival looking at the damage caused by last month's floods.