Graphene light bulb set for shops

BBC World News - 26 min 22 sec ago
A light bulb made from graphene - said by its UK developers to be the first commercially viable consumer product using the super-strong carbon - is to go on sale later this year.
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Three miss England's trip to Italy

BBC World News - 2 hours 56 min ago
Raheem Sterling, Leighton Baines and James Milner have all been ruled out of England's friendly with Italy on Tuesday.
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Somalia ends al-Shabab hotel siege

BBC World News - 3 hours 1 min ago
At least 14 are killed as Somali special forces end the siege of a Mogadishu hotel by the Islamist militant group al-Shabab
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Man in court over 'skunk' cannabis

BBC World News - 3 hours 9 min ago
A 37-year-old man is remanded in custody charged over an international investigation into the supply of cannabis to Northern Ireland.
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Policeman charged with wife's murder

BBC World News - 3 hours 18 min ago
A police constable is charged with murdering his wife in Northamptonshire.
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Hamilton on pole after Rosberg block

BBC World News - 3 hours 35 min ago
Lewis Hamilton takes pole position for the Malaysian GP as Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel splits the Mercedes in a rain-hit qualifying.
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Huge anime event takes over Tokyo

BBC World News - 4 hours 9 min ago
Organisers say half a million people are expected to attend the event for anime and Japanese comic lovers
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Apple boss 'to donate $800m fortune'

BBC World News - 4 hours 29 min ago
Apple CEO Tim Cook says he will give away most of his $800m (£537m) fortune to good causes before he dies.
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New Zealand 'start as underdogs'

BBC World News - 4 hours 43 min ago
Before Sunday's Cricket World Cup final, BBC Sport rounds up the best quotes, stats and video to preview the MCG showcase.
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Saudi diplomats evacuated from Yemen

BBC World News - 5 hours 2 min ago
Saudi Arabia evacuates its diplomats from Yemen as a Saudi-led coalition carries out a third night of air strikes.
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Alps crash co-pilot 'made prediction'

BBC World News - 5 hours 48 min ago
The co-pilot of the Germanwings Airbus which crashed in the French Alps predicted "one day everyone will know my name", his ex-girlfriend says.
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Rosberg heads Hamilton in practice

BBC World News - 7 hours 5 min ago
Nico Rosberg beats Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton to set the pace in final practice at the Malaysian Grand Prix.
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Sri Lanka president's brother killed

BBC World News - 8 hours 51 min ago
The youngest brother of Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena dies after being attacked with an axe.
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Michael Clarke to retire from ODIs

BBC World News - 10 hours 21 min ago
Australia captain Michael Clarke says he will retire from one-day international cricket after Sunday's World Cup final against New Zealand.
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Nigerians to choose new president

BBC World News - 10 hours 57 min ago
Voting is to begin in Africa's most populous nation, Nigeria, to elect a new president.
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Alps air crash co-pilot knew region

BBC World News - 11 hours 14 min ago
The co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing an airliner into the French Alps knew the region from gliding holidays, people who knew him say.
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'Rise in child mental health issues'

BBC World News - 12 hours 18 min ago
More children have mental health problems than two years ago, according to a union's survey of education staff.
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Tories to pledge 'seven-day NHS'

BBC World News - 12 hours 28 min ago
Hospital services will be available seven days a week by 2020 under a future Conservative government, David Cameron is to pledge.
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What is the point of the Large Hadron Collider?

BBC World News - 12 hours 28 min ago
David Shukman explores the justifications for the £4bn 'atom smasher' buried under Geneva.
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Nappy-wearing goat back with mum

BBC World News - 12 hours 46 min ago
A nappy-wearing sickly kid goat nursed back to health is now behaving "like a proper goat, not a dog" her owner says.
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