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Students face 'shocking' access gap

16 hours 38 min ago
Young Scots from disadvantaged areas are four times less likely to go to university than those from wealthy backgrounds, researchers find.

A million more 'to live with parents'

16 hours 52 min ago
A million more young people are likely to find themselves living with their parents over the next decade, according to the insurance company Aviva.

Why are women banned from Mount Athos?

17 hours 40 sec ago
Why are women banned from a 35-mile-long Greek peninsula?

The game that kick-started the Champions League

17 hours 1 min ago
How 1986 Real Madrid game kick-started Champions League

Audience wins first EU debate on social media

26 May 2016 - 11:00pm
How the audience won EU debate on social media

Salmond eyes next referendum

26 May 2016 - 10:55pm
BBC political correspondent Iain Watson gives his verdict on the first BBC referendum debate.

Wales hoping Bale comes through final

26 May 2016 - 10:24pm
Ahead of Euro 2016, Wales players are hoping Real Madrid's Gareth Bale comes through Saturday's Champions League final unscathed.

Treasury warns of 'Brexit pension hit'

26 May 2016 - 10:13pm
The Treasury is warning that millions of current and future pensioners will be worse off if the UK leaves the European Union.

Search launched for ferry crewman

26 May 2016 - 10:08pm
A major search is launched for a crewman who is feared to have gone overboard a ferry off the Pembrokeshire coast.

'Petition' elephant dies in Japan zoo

26 May 2016 - 9:23pm
An elephant that was the focus of an international campaign to improve its living conditions has died in a zoo in Japan at the age of 69.

Highest capacity Atlantic cable planned

26 May 2016 - 9:01pm
Microsoft and Facebook announce plans to build the highest capacity data link between the US and Europe.

Briton dies as Thai speedboat 'capsizes'

26 May 2016 - 9:00pm
A British woman dies and another Briton is believed to be missing after a speedboat reportedly capsizes near Koh Samui in Thailand.

Salmond rejects Remain 'scaremongering'

26 May 2016 - 8:48pm
Remain campaigner Alex Salmond has rejected "scaremongering" by the Treasury to support the Remain side, in the first BBC EU debate.

Mourinho and Man Utd agree deal

26 May 2016 - 8:04pm
A deal has been agreed for Jose Mourinho to become the new Manchester United manager, with confirmation expected on Friday.

McLaren could drop Button for Vandoorne

26 May 2016 - 7:42pm
McLaren hint they could replace British driver Jenson Button with Belgian Stoffel Vandoorne in 2017.

Boy, 7, applies for football boss job

26 May 2016 - 6:56pm
A letter written by a seven-year-old boy asks a Scottish Premiership club for its vacant job as manager.

Gorilla-suited pro-EU man 'assaulted'

26 May 2016 - 6:47pm
Police are investigating claims two men, one dressed as a gorilla, were assaulted at a Vote Leave rally attended by Boris Johnson.

VIDEO: Footage of migrant boat capsize released

26 May 2016 - 6:44pm
The Italian navy has released footage of a migrant boat that capsized on Wednesday.

Do French workers really have it easy?

26 May 2016 - 6:41pm
France has some of the most worker-friendly labour laws in Europe, so why do the French go on strike so much?

Murray to face big-serving Karlovic

26 May 2016 - 6:28pm
Britain's number one Andy Murray faces 37-year-old Ivo Karlovic in the French Open after surviving two five-set scares.

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