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Weak Chinese data hits European markets

1 September 2015 - 11:00am
Renewed fears over growth in China hit European markets, with the main indexes falling sharply in early trade.

EU vote question 'should be changed'

1 September 2015 - 11:00am
The Electoral Commission recommends changing the question for the EU referendum, saying the existing wording could be seen as biased.

VIDEO: Cyclist shock at view from the cab

1 September 2015 - 10:56am
Cyclists in London are being invited to swap places with lorry drivers to see how difficult it can be to spot them on the road.

UK sperm bank has just nine donors

1 September 2015 - 10:56am
The national sperm bank hopes a recruitment drive will boost the number of donors after it emerges only nine men are registered a year after it opened.

Migrants barred from Hungary station

1 September 2015 - 10:47am
Hundreds of migrants protest outside a major railway station in Budapest after police seal off the terminal to stop them travelling through the EU.

Panto animals set new world record

1 September 2015 - 10:46am
More than 100 people in pantomime animal costumes break a world record.

David de Gea's Real Madrid deal in memes

1 September 2015 - 10:34am
Football 404: David de Gea's Real Madrid deal in memes

Second Bangkok bombing suspect held

1 September 2015 - 10:27am
A second foreign suspect has been arrested in connection with the deadly bombing at a Bangkok shrine in August, the Thai PM says.

Everton sign defender Mori for £9.5m

1 September 2015 - 9:58am
Everton sign defender Ramiro Funes Mori from Argentine club River Plate for £9.5m on a five-year deal.

Thousands of Clinton emails released

1 September 2015 - 9:43am
Thousands of pages detailing Hillary Clinton's emails while US secretary of state are released, including many censored after being deemed classified.

Triathlon death man raises £12,500

1 September 2015 - 9:27am
A fund set up by a man who died in his first triathlon race exceeds his £300 target figure by more than £12,000.

Trimble left out of Ireland squad

1 September 2015 - 8:43am
Ireland's 2014 player of the year Andrew Trimble is left out of coach Joe Schmidt's squad for the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

'Amazing moment' in British politics

1 September 2015 - 8:24am
The BBC's new political editor Laura Kuenssberg takes up her post at what she says is a fascinating time in British politics.

Bigger fines for not paying Living Wage

1 September 2015 - 8:23am
Employers who do not pay workers the national minimum wage and the National Living Wage will face tougher penalties under plans outlined by the government.

The grandeur of Tokyo's Hotel Okura in pictures

1 September 2015 - 8:18am
Images then and now of much-loved but doomed Hotel Okura

VIDEO: Apiarists stung as bee thefts increase

1 September 2015 - 8:07am
Thefts of bees are increasing as their population decreases due to environmental change and disease.

West Ham sign Song on season loan

1 September 2015 - 8:00am
West Ham sign Alex Song on a season-long loan from Barcelona with the option of extending the deal for a further season.

New insecticide method '100% effective'

1 September 2015 - 7:54am
A new method of applying insecticide to nets has proved 100% effective against certain resistant mosquitoes, an international study reports.

Zen approach to Himalayan warming

1 September 2015 - 7:42am
The Buddhist country of Bhutan has won plaudits for its approach to tackling climate change, says Matt McGrath.

VIDEO: Migrants arrive at German rail stations

1 September 2015 - 7:05am
Hundreds of migrants thought to be from Syria arrive German stations after being held for several hours at the Hungarian border.

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