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Pope Francis set for Turkey visit

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 03:19
Pope Francis is set to visit Turkey for what is being billed as a historic trip to help interfaith dialogue in the country.

CofE schools chief's terror law fear

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 03:07
Plans that require schools to help prevent pupils becoming radicalised place too much of a burden on education regulator Ofsted, the chief Church of England education officer says.

Huge clean-up after Brisbane storm

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 03:02
A huge clean-up is under way in Brisbane after a severe storm swept across south-east Queensland causing damage worth $A100m (£54m).

Hollande to visit Ebola-hit Guinea

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 02:58
French President Francois Hollande is to arrive in Guinea, the first Western leader to visit a nation hit hard by the deadly Ebola virus.

Help with coping with big figures

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 02:55
Could the NHS year be the answer to our big number problems?

VIDEO: Black Friday - in 60 seconds

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 02:52
Thousands of people are expected to descend on retailers to pick up a bargain. But why is it called 'Black Friday'? The BBC explains.

The radio show that got schoolchildren singing

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 02:44
The radio show that got schoolchildren singing

VIDEO: The watch that fires lasers

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 02:25
BBC Click looks at some of the week's technology highlights.

Children tested for Ebola on Tyneside

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 02:00
Two young patients who have spent time in Africa are tested at a hospital in Newcastle for Ebola after displaying viral symptoms.

How could man intervene to change the climate?

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 01:49
The field of geo-engineering - where humans intervene to change the climate - throws up fascinating ideas, and nightmare scenarios.

Does anybody still care about chess?

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 01:48
The profile of chess has dipped since the days of Bobby Fischer - but that does not mean it is not in rude health, says David Edmonds.

Bear back in Chernobyl after century

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 01:23
Camera traps, used by a project assessing radioactive exposure impacts on wildlife, record the first photos of a brown bear in Chernobyl's exclusion zone.

NZ murderer deported from Brazil

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 01:16
A New Zealand man serving a life sentence for child molestation and murder who escaped to Brazil has been deported to his home country.

Fans pay Twitter tributes to Hughes

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 01:00
Cricket fans and players from around the world pay their tributes to Australia batsman Phillip Hughes, who died aged 25.

Top Scots book character revealed

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 00:58
Francis Crawford of Lymond has topped a poll of favourite Scottish book characters carried out as part of Book Week Scotland.

VIDEO: Opec keeps oil output at current rate

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 00:56
Oil exporting nations agreed to keep pumping oil at its current levels - a move that sparked new falls in the price of oil. What will be the effect in Asia?

Saving Kenya's babies born of incest

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 00:46
Saving Kenya's children born of incest from a death sentence

Cameron to outline immigration plans

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 00:41
David Cameron is preparing to deliver a speech outlining his plans to reduce immigration from the EU - after figures revealed net migration had risen above 2010 levels.

"I refuse to be my daughter's diary"

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 00:40
A mother's decision to leave Whatsapp chat group goes viral

How Korea helped prostitutes work at US bases

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 00:18
How Korea helped prostitutes work near US military bases