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NI voters set to choose 18 MPs

18 min 47 sec ago
Polling stations are due to open shortly in Northern Ireland where the electorate will choose 18 MPs at Westminster.

Voting begins in general election

22 min 42 sec ago
Polling stations across Wales open at 07:00 BST for voting in the UK general election.

Young self-harm hits five-year high

31 min 12 sec ago
The number of young people treated for self-harming in Welsh hospitals has reached a five-year high, new figures reveal.

NZ-Australian in China drug trial

1 hour 2 min ago
A New Zealand-Australian man goes on trial in China for attempting to smuggle 30kg (66lb) of crystal methamphetamine out of the country.

Poland to host WW2 commemoration

1 hour 22 min ago
European leaders are to gather in the Polish port of Gdansk as ceremonies to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of WW2 in Europe get under way.

Six charged in terror fraud probe

2 hours 39 min ago
Counter-terrorism police investigating fraud allegations linked to extremists travelling to Syria charge six men.

Chile president asks cabinet to quit

2 hours 50 min ago
Chilean President Michelle Bachelet says she has asked all her ministers to resign and she will choose a new cabinet in the next 72 hours.

Invasive ants are extreme excavators

3 hours 16 min ago
Researchers reveal the secret of the success of invasive fire ants - they can excavate any type of soil.

Phone 'scans' blood for parasites

3 hours 17 min ago
A smartphone has been used to automatically detect wriggling parasites in blood samples, a study shows.

Shares in Asia down following US lead

3 hours 39 min ago
Shares in Asia are down on Thursday following US markets which closed lower after Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen expressed concerns over the valuations of US shares.

Children 'trust pets before siblings'

4 hours 9 min ago
For children facing adversity, the importance of relationships with pets has been underestimated, say researchers

Stop and search video viewed over a million times

4 hours 21 min ago
Does UK viral video show echo of Baltimore debate?

'Last of US-German Moon team' dies

4 hours 25 min ago
Oscar Holderer, believed to be the last member of the post-WW2 German team whose rocket took US astronauts to the Moon, dies at 95.

Lusitania sinking to be marked

4 hours 34 min ago
The centenary of the sinking of the British ship Lusitania, which led to the deaths of about 1,200 people, is to be commemorated later.

Canada votes to expand spy powers

4 hours 37 min ago
Canada's lawmakers back a new Anti-Terror Act, dramatically expanding the powers of the country's spy agency.

NAB reveals Clydesdale demerger plan

4 hours 38 min ago
Clydesdale Bank is to be split from its parent company and then floated, says owner National Australia Bank.

Privacy warning over royal baby

4 hours 44 min ago
Police hand out letters in a Norfolk village asking photographers not to harass the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

Hatton Garden raid has 'ruined lives'

5 hours 1 min ago
The Hatton Garden raid on safety deposit boxes has "ruined the lives" and livelihoods of some of its victims, a loss adjuster says.

Business as usual for Egypt and the West

5 hours 26 min ago
The renewal of US arms shipments to Egypt has come in spite of the fact some observers say the country is worse under President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi than it was under its former leader Hosni Mubarak.

Tracing the children of the Holocaust

5 hours 27 min ago
Tracing the Holocaust orphans the BBC tried to help