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Police killer Roberts to be freed

13 hours 18 min ago
Police killer Harry Roberts is to be released from prison after more than 45 years, after a decision by the Parole Board.

VIDEO: Oscar buzz for Michael 'Birdman' Keaton

13 hours 34 min ago
Critics are already hailing Michael Keaton's latest film Birdman a success, with many tipping it for an Oscar as Talking Movies' Tom Brook reports.

Photographer captures beauty of Greenland

13 hours 38 min ago
Australian photographer explores Greenland's vast ice sheet

Lloyds expected to cut 9,000 jobs

13 hours 39 min ago
Lloyds Banking Group is planning to cut around 9,000 jobs - around a tenth of its entire workforce - over the next three years, the BBC understands.

Reclaiming the swastika

13 hours 39 min ago
How the world loved the swastika - until Hitler stole it

Fears over city drone flight dangers

13 hours 47 min ago
Drones which could seriously injure or kill are being flown over cities and towns across England, despite laws designed to protect the public.

VIDEO: Remembering Ethiopia's famine

13 hours 48 min ago
Thirty years ago the BBC broadcast the first television reports of a devastating famine in Ethiopia. Tesfatsion Dalellew saw the reports and coordinated World Vision's response.

NHS acting as 'barrier to families'

13 hours 56 min ago
The NHS in England is told to stop being a barrier to infertile couples having children, according to the funding watchdog.

'More to do' on disabled hate crimes

13 hours 58 min ago
Hate crime convictions are at an all-time high, but disability hate crime convictions have dropped, according to a new report.

Military heads admit Afghan mistakes

14 hours 2 min ago
Military leaders failed to calculate the magnitude of the conflict in Afghanistan, the former head of the British army, Gen Sir Peter Wall, tells the BBC.

The NHS plan: Five things we've learned

14 hours 7 min ago
NHS chiefs have unveiled a five-year vision for the health service in England. But what are the key points?

NHS five-year plan 'packs a punch'

14 hours 9 min ago
The BBC's Hugh Pym looks at the future of healthcare in England

Adorkable new words make dictionary

14 hours 15 min ago
The latest print edition of the Collins English dictionary contains 50,000 newly-added words, including selfie, onesie and adorkable.

Stability 'returning to economy'

14 hours 16 min ago
The Scottish economy continued to grow in the last quarter but at a slower pace than the previous three months, according to a report.

Warning to wild mushroom pickers

14 hours 17 min ago
Wild food foragers are being warned to be particularly careful when picking mushrooms because of a rise in cases of mushroom poisoning.

Kelpies site wins engineering award

14 hours 18 min ago
The development of the site containing Scotland's newest cultural landmark, The Kelpies, wins a national engineering award.

Grangemouth revamp 'on schedule'

14 hours 20 min ago
The owners of the Grangemouth plant say radical changes are on track a year after the site was closed by an industrial dispute.

Tesco's next move: Expert views

14 hours 30 min ago
How can the supermarket turn its fortunes around?

The Brazilian walk-in siesta centres

14 hours 34 min ago
Renting your own room for a power nap

VIDEO: 'Britain will support IS strategy'

14 hours 38 min ago
The US envoy tasked by President Obama with leading the fight against the terrorist group Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria tells BBC Newsnight says Britain will "support us".

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