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VIDEO: Who wants to send the Christmas mail?

12 hours 27 min ago
Meet the temporary Christmas posties

Builders issue skills funding call

12 hours 34 min ago
Scottish construction firms call for increased funding to help recruit and train more apprentices.

VIDEO: Testing out a hoverboard

12 hours 34 min ago
The BBC's Richard Taylor tests out a hoverboard that uses magnetic levitation.

Gadget insurance complaints rise

12 hours 35 min ago
The Financial Ombudsman Service says it received 2,200 complaints about gadget warranties last year, double that of the previous year.

'Real change' in Scots NHS urged

12 hours 35 min ago
The chairman of the BMA in Scotland calls for "real change" to ensure the NHS in Scotland is sustainable for future generations.

VIDEO: Tsunami: Pictures from then and now

12 hours 36 min ago
This collection of photographs shows the redevelopment of some areas affected by the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami.

CBI says job creation likely in 2015

12 hours 38 min ago
Business lobby group the CBI says half of UK firms plan to expand their workforce next year, with more permanent jobs being created than temporary ones.

Indian Ocean tsunami: Emotional reunion in Aceh 10 years on

12 hours 39 min ago
BBC reporter meets Indonesian tsunami survivor 10 years on

NHS to start era of DNA-medicine

12 hours 40 min ago
The NHS will set up 11 centres to unlock the secrets of DNA and help develop tests and drugs to target cancer and rare genetic diseases.

VIDEO: Indian Ocean tsunami: Aceh 10 years on

21 December 2014 - 11:59pm
Andrew Harding returns to Aceh 10 years after the devastating Indian Ocean tsunami struck to see how things have changed.

Digging for diversity in Botswana

21 December 2014 - 11:55pm
A look at attempts in Botswana to move the country's economy away from a resilience on diamonds.

Grieving mother's laptop returned

21 December 2014 - 11:55pm
A stolen laptop containing the last photographs of an ill child before she died is returned to her family.

VIDEO: US reviews adding NK to terror list

21 December 2014 - 11:54pm
President Barack Obama says the United States will consider putting North Korea back on its list of state sponsors of terrorism.

VIDEO: Beefing up Botswana's cattle farming

21 December 2014 - 11:53pm
With some experts forecasting the diminution of diamond reserves in as little as 20 years, Botswana must look to diversify its export industry.

Remembering the InterCity 125

21 December 2014 - 11:47pm
Interactive video remembering the InterCity 125

Driver attacks French pedestrians

21 December 2014 - 11:36pm
A driver shouting the Islamic phrase "God is great" in Arabic runs down pedestrians in the French city of Dijon, injuring 11, French media say.

Argentine court grants rights to ape

21 December 2014 - 11:05pm
A court in Argentina rules that a shy orangutan who spent the last 20 years in a zoo can be granted some legal rights enjoyed by humans.

VIDEO: Who won the The Apprentice final?

21 December 2014 - 11:02pm
Lord Sugar picks his winner in The Apprentice final on BBC One - with Mark Wright and Bianca Miller vying to be his business partner.

'Flamini like a windscreen wiper'

21 December 2014 - 10:22pm
MOTD2 pundit Phil Neville on how Liverpool dominated Mathieu Flamini in the Arsenal midfield in their 2-2 draw.

I'll be back stronger - Crolla

21 December 2014 - 10:05pm
Boxer Anthony Crolla vows to come back "stronger than ever" after being hospitalised in a confrontation with burglars.