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VIDEO: Sollecito: 'Many horrible moments'

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 11:41
Raffaele Sollecito has described the last 7 years and 5 months as unbearable, following his acquittal in the Meredith Kercher murder trial.

BBC News website changes for Africa coverage

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 11:36
How the BBC News website's coverage of African news is changing

Lib Dems 'won't play footsie on EU'

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 11:22
Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg says his party will not "play footsie" with leaving the EU - and says he wants to "serve out the next Parliament".

Vettel win a wake-up call - Wolff

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 11:17
Sebastian Vettel's shock Malaysian Grand Prix win on Sunday is a 'wake-up call' for Mercedes, says boss Toto Wolff.

Bank of England puts global recession at heart of doomsday scenario

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 11:13
UK banks face stress test against economic collapse in Europe and Asia.

Chile floods death toll rises to 14

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 11:09
The number of people killed in flash floods in northern Chile rises to 14 while the search continues for 20 people still missing.

'Tube rescuer' hit by train dies

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 11:09
A would-be rescuer, who was hit by a Tube train as he attempted to save another man who had fallen onto the tracks, has died.

Battle lines set as campaign begins

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 11:07
Politicians hit the campaign trail in Wales as the starting gun is fired in a hotly-contested race for Number 10.

Knife attack kills Bangladesh blogger

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 11:06
A blogger has been hacked to death in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka, weeks after a prominent atheist writer was killed in a similar attack.

Interstellar lands Empire treble

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 11:05
Deep space epic Interstellar leaves the competition earthbound at this year's Empire awards, taking off with three prizes including best film.

VIDEO: LIVE: Labour launches business plans

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 10:57
Ed Miliband sets out his party's policies on business at an event in London.

Varoufakis: End 'toxic blame game'

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 10:45
The Greek finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis, calls for an end to the "toxic blame game" between Greece and Germany.

Vettel has aced transition - Coulthard

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 10:42
Sebastian Vettel has handled his transition from Red Bull to Ferrari well, says BBC Sport's David Coulthard.

Miliband warning over EU referendum

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 10:24
Labour leader Ed Miliband unveils his party's business manifesto, warning that David Cameron's pledge to hold an EU referendum is "a clear and present danger" to jobs.

French elections see swing to right

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 10:24
Local elections give a big boost to France's conservative UMP, led by ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy, and inflict a bruising blow to the ruling Socialists.

Paris Muslims struggle to feel accepted

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 10:20
Two months on from the Paris attacks, Shaista Aziz found the Muslim community in Paris still struggling to come to terms with the fallout.

Mystery surrounds shirtless burns man

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 10:10
Images of a shirtless man found walking the streets after he suffered serious burns have been released in a bid to solve the mystery of his injuries.

VIDEO: Dissolving Parliament - in 15 seconds

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 09:31
BBC News looks at what it means to dissolve Parliament ahead of a general election - in 15 seconds.

'Few second chances for black bosses'

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 08:59
Former England and Liverpool forward John Barnes says black managers struggle to find a new job after being sacked by a club.

Israel ex-PM guilty of corruption

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 08:21
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert is found guilty of fraud and breach of trust in a retrial after being cleared in 2012.