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Safety 'declined' at private prison

21 hours 42 min ago
An under-fire prison in north-east England has seen a deterioration in safety, a report by inspectors says.

Who wants to work in a tunnel?

21 hours 43 min ago
The people who choose to work in giant tunnels

Granddad robbed for strip club spree

21 hours 55 min ago
A man is jailed, along with his friend, for injuring his own grandfather in order to steal £4,000 from a safe to spend at a strip club.

Post-Ebola 'Marshall Plan' needed

22 hours 4 min ago
Oxfam calls for a multi-million dollar 'Marshall Plan' to help West African countries worst affected by Ebola recover from the crisis.

Election countdown and Greece reaction - papers

22 hours 22 min ago
Two general elections occupy the front pages as the papers look ahead to the UK's poll and back to the one in Greece.

VIDEO: Is Spain's Podemos party on the rise?

22 hours 23 min ago
The Podemos party in Spain is anti-austerity and pro-democracy.

Argentina disbands intelligence body

22 hours 40 min ago
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner announces plans to dissolve the country's intelligence agency after the mysterious death of a prosecutor.

VIDEO: Care home residents enjoy cocktail party

22 hours 40 min ago
Cocktail parties in care homes help people relive younger years

Auschwitz anniversary: The survivor who brought the Holocaust to life

22 hours 44 min ago
How a young survivor's drawings helped bring the Holocaust to life

When to hang up the tennis racquet?

22 hours 47 min ago
Finding a new job after hanging up the tennis racquet

How much money do you need to be "super-rich"?

22 hours 48 min ago
What does it take to join the wealthy elite?

Armstrong charm is false - Andreu

22 hours 48 min ago
Betsy Andreu accuses Lance Armstrong of talking to the BBC because he wants sympathy ahead of potentially costly legal action.

Where next for the eurozone?

22 hours 49 min ago
Syriza's election victory in Greece raises some difficult questions for the other countries using the currency and for the European institutions.

Still thirsty after Malawi's flood

22 hours 49 min ago
Water everywhere in Malawi and not a drop to drink

VIDEO: Auschwitz survivor's search for twin

22 hours 49 min ago
Menachem Bodner is one of many Holocaust survivors searching for relatives 70 years on.

Crime victims let down, says review

22 hours 49 min ago
Victims of crime in England and Wales are still being let down by the justice system, says an independent review by Victims' Commissioner Baroness Newlove.

The woman who swapped home for a hut near Chechnya

22 hours 50 min ago
The woman who left Germany for a gorge on the Chechen border

Miliband to pledge longer care visits

22 hours 52 min ago
Labour leader Ed Miliband is to set out details of Labour's "10-year plan" for the NHS, including longer homecare visits, in a speech in Trafford.

How to build world's tallest lift

22 hours 53 min ago
How to build the world's tallest lift

Biggest hospital to be handed over

22 hours 53 min ago
Scotland's largest hospital is due to be officially handed over to NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde.