Green MP calls for SNP alliance

BBC World News - 9 min 23 sec ago
Green Party MP Caroline Lucas calls for a "progressive alliance" with the SNP as her party holds what it says is its largest ever conference.
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Policing Rio in a 'security crisis'

BBC World News - 10 min 14 sec ago
Brazilian police speak out about risks of working in Rio
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Drivers get 10-minute parking leeway

BBC World News - 28 min 4 sec ago
Drivers will get 10 minutes' grace before being fined if they stay too long in council-owned car parks in England, the government announces.
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US banks pass first 'stress test'

BBC World News - 56 min 48 sec ago
All 31 US banks have passed the first hurdle in the Federal Reserve's latest round of annual "stress tests" to see how they would cope in the next economic crisis.
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Broken dreams for woman forced to flee IS-held Syria

BBC World News - 1 hour 10 min ago
How IS fighter's tip-off led to narrow escape for Syrian woman
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Quiz of the week's news

BBC World News - 1 hour 11 min ago
Who hasn't banned selfie sticks yet?
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The man who posted himself to Australia

BBC World News - 1 hour 13 min ago
The man who posted himself to the other side of the world
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Dawn probe set for Ceres arrival

BBC World News - 1 hour 37 min ago
In the next few hours, the American space agency's Dawn satellite will go into orbit around Ceres, the largest object in the Solar System between Mars and Jupiter.
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Science 'squeezed out of primaries'

BBC World News - 1 hour 37 min ago
Science is being squeezed out of English primary schools, with a third not providing the recommended two hours of teaching a week, research suggests.
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End 'fixation' with A&E wait target

BBC World News - 1 hour 43 min ago
The four-hour A&E target should be downgraded as its distorting priorities, experts say.
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Harrison Ford 'hurt in plane crash'

BBC World News - 2 hours 6 min ago
US actor Harrison Ford has been injured in a small plane crash in Los Angeles, US media report.
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In pictures: Child migrants on Lampedusa

BBC World News - 3 hours 4 min ago
Child migrants live in limbo on Italian island of Lampedusa
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PLO ends Israel security assistance

BBC World News - 3 hours 30 min ago
The Palestinian Liberation Organisation ends security co-operation with Israel which dates back to the 1993 Oslo Accords.
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Overheard on the ladies' coach

BBC World News - 4 hours 20 min ago
The interesting things you hear in a women-only carriage
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Banker lost job 'after risk fears'

BBC World News - 4 hours 29 min ago
A banker who claims he lost his job after raising concerns about his employer will have his case heard at a full employment tribunal hearing after losing a preliminary hearing.
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Syria Nusra chief 'killed in strike'

BBC World News - 5 hours 10 min ago
The military commander of Syria's al-Nusra Front militant group, Abu Hommam al-Shami, is reportedly killed in a suspected air strike.
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Cisse accepts FA spitting charge

BBC World News - 5 hours 41 min ago
Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse accepts a Football Association charge of spitting at Manchester United's Jonny Evans.
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Film-maker defends India rape film

BBC World News - 7 hours 2 min ago
A British film-maker defends her documentary about the 2012 gang rape in Delhi, hours after Indian authorities launch a slew of legal action.
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VIDEO: US circus group to stop using elephants

BBC World News - 7 hours 44 min ago
One of the biggest circus companies in the United States has said it will stop using elephants in its shows by 2018.
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Burkina orders Sankara exhumation

BBC World News - 8 hours 4 min ago
Burkina Faso orders the remains of Thomas Sankara, the iconic ex-president killed in a 1987 coup, to be exhumed for formal identification.
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