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Inheritance changes come into force

Wed, 2014-10-01 01:37
Legal changes increasing the inheritance rights of people whose spouses or civil partners die without making a will come into force.

Mexico charges troops with homicide

Wed, 2014-10-01 00:49
Mexico's attorney general has charged three soldiers with murder during a shootout with 22 alleged gang members on 30 June.

Premiere for Spandau Ballet film

Wed, 2014-10-01 00:47
Eighties pop legends Spandau Ballet perform some of their greatest hits at the premiere of a film about their at times turbulent career.

New help for families of missing

Wed, 2014-10-01 00:42
A law that makes it easier to declare missing people dead comes into force in England and Wales on Wednesday after a long campaign.

Body found during Alice Gross search

Wed, 2014-10-01 00:33
Police investigating the disappearance of 14-year-old schoolgirl Alice Gross say they have found a body in a west London river.

Man charged over Oklahoma beheading

Wed, 2014-10-01 00:31
An Oklahoma man accused of beheading a female colleague after being fired from his job has been charged with first-degree murder.

Constance to launch SNP deputy bid

Wed, 2014-10-01 00:16
Scottish Youth Employment secretary Angela Constance is launching her bid to be SNP deputy leader with a focus on making the case for independence.

Fraternity culture and college rape

Wed, 2014-10-01 00:16
Are US fraternities doing enough to stop campus rape?

City phone calls need area code

Wed, 2014-10-01 00:15
Local landline calls in the Aberdeen area and four other UK cities now require the area code to be dialled under changes aimed at freeing up more numbers.

VIDEO: Windows 10 'brings back familiarity'

Wed, 2014-10-01 00:15
Microsoft has disclosed the first details of Windows 10 - its next operating system (OS).

Business booming for female comics

Tue, 2014-09-30 23:38
Female comics are enjoying a surge in popularity with audiences flocking to see acts including Miranda Hart and Sarah Millican, according to a set of new findings.

Tom and Jerry carries racism warning

Tue, 2014-09-30 23:37
Tom and Jerry cartoons on television are being accompanied by a warning that they may depict scenes of "racial prejudice".

Warning of university 'cold spots'

Tue, 2014-09-30 23:36
There are warnings that a lack of higher education in some parts of England could hamper the growth of local economies.

Connie Converse: The first singer-songwriter

Tue, 2014-09-30 23:22
The mystery of Connie Converse, the original singer-songwriter

The Iraqis who laugh at Islamic State

Tue, 2014-09-30 23:21
How Iraqis are using comedy to tackle fear of Islamic State

Is yoga really about exercise?

Tue, 2014-09-30 23:17
US yoga practitioners insist it isn't primarily about fitness. But the definition can be flexible.

Dalit widows appointed priests

Tue, 2014-09-30 23:12
Two Dalit widows are appointed priests at a temple in south-west India, in a rare move for a country where caste prejudice is still rife.

Remembering the work of Shirley Baker

Tue, 2014-09-30 23:10
Photographer Shirley Baker's photos of Manchester

VIDEO: The day Ivan got hitched to Ove

Tue, 2014-09-30 23:08
It is 25 years since Denmark became the first country to celebrate same-sex civil unions.

How Bosnia is helping Cyprus find peace

Tue, 2014-09-30 23:07
How Bosnia is helping Cyprus find peace