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VIDEO: DJ Duke: Will and Kate hit the decks

10 hours 16 min ago
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been taught how to DJ, during the latest leg of their royal tour of Australia.

Museum pub plan approval criticised

10 hours 22 min ago
Campaigners criticise a decision to approve plans to turn Southampton's former Maritime Museum into a pub.

Spotlight stays on Man Utd - papers

10 hours 24 min ago
The focus is still on Manchester United after the sacking of David Moyes, while figures suggesting violent crime has fallen are picked up on by many of the papers.

Trust 'failed' on 111 call answering

10 hours 26 min ago
The South Western Ambulance Service chief executive says the service has "failed to deliver the performance required" in answering weekend calls to the NHS 111 number.

Brunei delays tough new Islamic law

Wed, 2014-04-23 04:57
Brunei postpones the introduction of tough Sharia criminal punishments that were due to begin on Tuesday.

Survivor's regret over ferry students

Wed, 2014-04-23 04:54
A survivor of the South Korean ferry that capsized last week says he saw students trapped inside the vessel's cafeteria as it capsized.

VIDEO: Obama visits mudslide survivors

Wed, 2014-04-23 01:41
President Barack Obama has visited an American town were at least 41 people died in a landslide last month.

'Irresponsible' holiday ad banned

Wed, 2014-04-23 01:24
A television advert for Center Parcs is banned for "irresponsibly" encouraging parents to take holidays during term time.

VIDEO: Pakistan mobile network auction

Wed, 2014-04-23 00:53
The BBC's Nosheen Abbas reports on Pakistan's first 3G and 4G auction and the boost it may give to the nation's economy.

Shakespeare 'a cultural icon' abroad

Wed, 2014-04-23 00:47
William Shakespeare is the UK's greatest cultural icon, according to the results of an international survey released to mark the 450th anniversary of his birth.

Andy Murray heads home for awards

Wed, 2014-04-23 00:39
Andy Murray is back in his home area of Stirlingshire to receive a number of awards and honours, including the freedom of Stirling.

Further fall reported in shop sales

Wed, 2014-04-23 00:32
Scotland's shops report another fall in sales - although they say part of the explanation is the date of Easter.

Referendum pleas on St George's Day

Wed, 2014-04-23 00:29
Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond and UK Prime Minister David Cameron use the English feast day of St George to make their Scottish independence referendum appeals.

'A third' can't afford healthy food

Wed, 2014-04-23 00:06
High food prices mean a third of UK adults are struggling to afford to eat healthily, a survey by the British Heart Foundation suggests.

Conman jailed for tricking pensioner

Wed, 2014-04-23 00:03
A third man is jailed for theft from an 84-year-old with dementia who was conned out of £73,500.

Mystery of 'ocean quacks' solved

Wed, 2014-04-23 00:01
The mystery of a bizarre quacking sound often heard in the Southern Ocean has finally been solved, scientists report.

Indian elections: Hope and anger in transgender community

Tue, 2014-04-22 23:57
Can voting bring respect to India's transgender people?

Is South Africa ready for mixed-race love?

Tue, 2014-04-22 23:44
How South Africa is learning to live with mixed-race couples

VIDEO: Hands-on with Microsoft's Cortana

Tue, 2014-04-22 23:40
Microsoft's natural language expert explains how he breathed life into the firm's Halo-inspired virtual assistant Cortana.

Exam pressure: A tutor's eye view

Tue, 2014-04-22 23:19
Enter the world of the super-tutor