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Office puts chips under staff's skin

11 hours 47 min ago
Rory Cellan-Jones visits a building where microchipped workers gain entry and use photocopiers by holding up their hands - and trials the tech himself.

Ivorian pledge to hunt child killers

11 hours 48 min ago
Police in Ivory Coast set up a special unit to investigate a series of suspected ritual killings of children and to patrol areas near schools.

Farewell to Dippy!

11 hours 53 min ago
Your stories of the most famous dinosaur in Kensington

Hospitals reject NHS funding cut

11 hours 53 min ago
A row has broken out about the system for giving NHS hospitals in England their income.

VIDEO: Crossrail breaks through under City

11 hours 54 min ago
Crossrail workers have made their latest breakthrough by tunnelling under the City of London.

VIDEO: Chip and skin: Office microchips staff

11 hours 58 min ago
An office block in Sweden is offering workers the chance to have a microchip implanted to allow them to access to various services - Rory Cellan-Jones tries it out.

Italian PM wants judge for president

11 hours 59 min ago
As Italy's parliament votes for a new president, Prime Minister Matteo Renzi proposes a constitutional court judge to replace Giorgio Napolitano.

Coronation Street role recast

12 hours 3 min ago
Actress Lucy Fallon is to take over the role of Bethany Platt, after another actress was dropped from the same role over an age discrepancy.

Murray defends fiancee's outburst

12 hours 7 min ago
Andy Murray admits he and his entourage were pushed to the limit in his Australian Open semi-final win over Tomas Berdych.

Ministers and marginals

12 hours 18 min ago
New funds for your town - but is visiting minister after your vote?

Wings for first female Lynx pilot

12 hours 19 min ago
The first woman to become a Royal Navy Lynx helicopter pilot is awarded her wings by Prince Andrew, in his first public appearance in the UK since allegations arose about his private life.

Sky to launch mobile phone service

12 hours 25 min ago
Pay-TV firm Sky is launching a mobile phone service next year as the battle for a slice of the UK's telecoms market intensifies.

Chad 'forces Boko Haram from town'

12 hours 35 min ago
Chad's army has driven Boko Haram militants out of Malumfatori town in north-eastern Nigeria, a senior official from Niger tells the BBC.

Lance: From fraud to forgiveness?

12 hours 50 min ago
Global reaction to his BBC interview suggests Lance Armstrong is still in detention, but the path to redemption could be closer to home.

Port spat puts squeeze on US islands

12 hours 51 min ago
Congestion in US ports means the Pacific island territory of American Samoa is running out of basic supplies.

Miliband 'not focusing' on SNP deal

13 hours 9 min ago
Labour leader Ed Miliband says he is concentrating on winning a majority at the general election and not focusing on doing a deal with the SNP.

Guinea through in drawing of lots

13 hours 9 min ago
Guinea reach the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals at the expense of Mali after the drawing of lots.

VIDEO: Is the world really getting nastier?

13 hours 39 min ago
As Human Rights Watch describes a litany of rights abuses in its latest annual report, BBC News asks if the world really is becoming a nastier place.

Malaysia declares MH370 an accident

13 hours 42 min ago
Malaysia officially declares the disappearance of MH370 over the Indian Ocean in March 2014 an accident, and says all 239 people on board are presumed dead.

Armed police communication 'lacking'

13 hours 58 min ago
Police Scotland is criticised for the way it brought in its controversial policy allowing some armed officers to carry out routine duties.