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VIDEO: Japan giant solar farm from the air

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 21:03
Rupert Wingfield-Hayes visits a vast solar farm in Kagoshima to see how Japan is trying to move on from nuclear power.

Spanish domestic football suspended

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 21:02
The Spanish football federation suspends all end-of-season games amid disputes with the government, including over TV rights.

Colombia investigates 'US sex abuse'

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 20:28
Colombia says it will investigate accusations that US contractors and military staff sexually abused minors for four years from 2003.

US Aids fight urged by Elton John

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 20:24
Sir Elton John has told a US Senate panel that Aids could be eradicated in his lifetime, but only if the US government continues funding the fight against the virus.

Rehomed gang leader admits robbery

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 20:13
A London gang leader who was rehomed in Wales admits a robbery in his new home city of Newport.

VIDEO: Reaction to Salman Khan sentence

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 20:09
The BBC gets reaction from people in Mumbai to the sentencing of Bollywood star Salman Khan to five years in prison.

VIDEO: US-Cuba ferry services to begin

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 19:58
Authorities in the US approve passenger ferry services between Florida and Cuba for the first time in more than 50 years.

Taylor denies 'England quota' claim

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 19:25
Former England manager Graham Taylor denies allegations he spoke about pressure to limit the number of black players he selected.

VIDEO: Pizza order rescues US hostage

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 19:24
A woman in Central Florida used an online pizza order to send a distress signal while being held hostage by her knife-wielding boyfriend.

Patriots 'probably deflated balls'

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 19:14
New England quarterback Tom Brady was "generally aware" of a scheme to under-inflate balls during a crucial NFL play-off game.

'IS recruiters' arrested in Bosnia

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 19:07
Bosnian Serb police say they have arrested several people suspected of trying to recruit fighters for the militant group Islamic State.

Drone use to be expanded in US

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 18:56
The US aviation regulator has asked three firms to help it explore how drone use could be extended and has also unveiled a drone app for pilots.

Hackney voters told they cannot vote

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 18:51
Some voters in the London borough of Hackney are told they cannot take part in the election despite registering before the April deadline.

Boy, 6, is St Mirren player of year

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 18:48
St Mirren fans vote for six-year-old Aaron Woodall as their player of the year as he battles against cancer.

VIDEO: Eavis celebrates farming award

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 18:37
Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis has picked up a national farming award for being Britain's top dairy farm.

Zayn and Louis are fighting on Twitter

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 18:35
Naughty Boy, Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson are having a row on social media.

'Interest' in paper-making firm

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 18:31
Administrators appointed to a paper-making firm say a number of parties have "expressed an interest in the business".

Man died after 'lapses' in care

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 18:29
An inquest hears a 43-year-old man died at Glan Clwyd Hospital following "repeated lapses in his care and treatment".

In pictures: Errol Brown

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 17:44
Hot Chocolate singer who has died aged 71

Tim Peake passes final Soyuz exam

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 17:41
British astronaut Tim Peake passes his final Soyuz exam, as he prepares for November's mission to the space station.

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