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VIDEO: Chaotic scenes at exit point for Syrians

1 October 2014 - 4:28pm
Paul Adams reports from the Syrian-Turkish border where thousands of refugees are attempting to reach safety.

VIDEO: How is China reporting HK protests?

1 October 2014 - 4:03pm
The BBC's Celia Hatton reports on how the Chinese media are reporting on the protests in Hong Kong

Students vow to step up HK protests

1 October 2014 - 3:58pm
Student demonstrators in Hong Kong vow to step up pro-democracy protests and occupy government buildings if leader CY Leung does not quit.

VIDEO: Meet boy with a tax disc obsession

1 October 2014 - 3:28pm
Jude Currie is a 12-year-old boy from Cobham in Surrey with a rather unusual hobby

VIDEO: Gove challenged on Tory-UKIP defectors

1 October 2014 - 3:19pm
Michael Gove says Mark Reckless "assured me and others repeatedly that he was not going to defect" to UKIP.

Is Cameron more Thatcher than Thatcher?

1 October 2014 - 3:18pm
Is Cameron more Thatcher than Thatcher?

Your pictures: Amateur sport

1 October 2014 - 3:16pm
Readers' photos on the theme of "amateur sport"

Airlines told to replace cockpit kit

1 October 2014 - 2:49pm
The US air safety regulator has ordered airlines to replace cockpit displays in more than 1,300 planes because of fears that wi-fi signals can make them go blank.

Man guilty of grandfather's murder

1 October 2014 - 2:29pm
A man is found guilty of killing his 84-year-old grandfather after a row over the alleged historical sex abuse of a relative.

England stars 'treated like babies'

1 October 2014 - 2:22pm
England's players are suffering because they are not trusted to behave like grown-ups, according to Rio Ferdinand.

Cameron tax cuts 'to cost £7.2bn'

1 October 2014 - 2:20pm
The tax cuts being proposed by David Cameron would cost around £7.2bn, the Treasury has said.

Iraq PM opposes Arab strikes in Iraq

1 October 2014 - 2:08pm
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi tells the BBC he "totally" opposes Arab nations joining air strikes against Islamic State in his country.

VIDEO: Japan volcano : Death toll reaches 48

1 October 2014 - 2:08pm
12 more bodies have been recovered by rescue workers from from Mount Ontake, bringing to 48 the number of those killed by Saturday's volcanic eruption.

Family appeal over Syria case teen

1 October 2014 - 1:59pm
The family of a missing 15-year-old girl who is feared to have travelled to Syria make an appeal for her return.

Racer dies after motorbike crash

1 October 2014 - 1:54pm
A motorbike racer loses her fight for life after a crash on a hairpin bend at a track in west Wales.

Policy change over armed police

1 October 2014 - 1:53pm
Specialist armed police officers in Scotland will in future only be deployed to firearms incidents or where there is a threat to life.

Radio and TV host Sheila Tracy dies

1 October 2014 - 1:52pm
Broadcaster and musician Sheila Tracy, who was the first woman to read the news on BBC Radio 4 and presented shows on Radio 2, dies.

Day in pictures: 1 October

1 October 2014 - 1:51pm
News images from around the world: 1 October

UK's Lord Hill faces key EU job test

1 October 2014 - 1:36pm
The EU Commissioner-designate for financial services, Britain's Lord Hill, tells MEPs he will not act for the City of London but for the whole EU.

Hero's return for Kenyan Kimetto

1 October 2014 - 1:21pm
Dennis Kimetto receives a hero's welcome on returning to Kenya after his world record-breaking run at the Berlin Marathon.