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NHS doctor joined Islamic State group

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 17:00
An NHS doctor left his family in the UK and joined the Islamic State group in Syria, the BBC learns from leaked IS recruitment papers.

City bans alcohol for England v Wales

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 16:57
England and Wales fans cannot drink in Lens around their sides' Euro 2016 game as a 24-hour alcohol ban is put in place.

Little voted Women's Footballer of Year

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 16:52
Scotland and Seattle Reign midfielder Kim Little is the BBC Women's Footballer of the Year 2016.

VIDEO: The roles that made Burt Kwouk famous

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 16:51
Burt Kwouk, who was best known for playing Inspector Clouseau's manservant Cato in the Pink Panther films, has died aged 85.

Changing Birmingham children's services

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 16:19
With Birmingham City Council's children's services set to be run by an independent trust, we look at what the changes mean and why they are being made.

VIDEO: Tasting the noodles Obama ate

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 16:09
As well as carrying out his official engagements, President Obama found time for less formal meetings during his visit in Vietnam.

Pink Panther star Burt Kwouk dies

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 16:00
Burt Kwouk, who was best known for playing Inspector Clouseau's manservant Cato in the Pink Panther films, dies aged 85.

VIDEO: Moment Chewbacca surprises classroom

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 15:54
Chewbacca surprises students at a Republic of Ireland primary on Monday.

Cosby in court for sex assault case

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 15:42
A US judge is set to determine whether there is enough evidence to send actor and comedian Bill Cosby to trial on a sexual assault charge.

Serious crash as two diggers hit cars

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 15:27
Emergency services respond to reports of a "very serious" crash as a digger hits a car near Rutherglen

Diabetes surgery 'missed by thousands'

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 15:20
Thousands of people with type-2 diabetes in the UK are missing out on obesity surgery that would slash blood sugars and even lead to remission in some cases, a team of experts say.

UK investigating cluster bomb claim

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 15:19
The UK government is investigating claims that British-made cluster bombs have been used in the conflict in Yemen.

Sentinel satellite probes coral health

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 15:12
European scientists are working on techniques that would allow them to routinely monitor the health of corals worldwide from orbit.

Microsoft accused of "nasty trick"

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 15:11
Clicking the red cross on the Windows 10 pop-up box now activates the upgrade instead of closing the box.

Lariam: 'In a split-second I tried to hang myself'

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 15:04
'In a split-second I tried to hang myself'

Chewbacca visits Kerry primary school

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 15:02
Chewbacca from Star Wars takes a break from filming to pay a visit to a primary school in County Kerry.

VIDEO: Dorsey: Twitter rules don't make sense

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 14:59
Twitter's chief executive explains why he is changing its restrictions on how long tweets are allowed to be.

MP denies improper expenses claim

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 14:48
The shadow minister for Women and Equalities, the Labour MP for Lancaster and Fleetwood, denies claims she filed improper election expenses.

Blair: Ground war needed to defeat IS

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 14:41
Tony Blair calls for a "proper ground war" against so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Syria - and admits he "underestimated" post-war planning in Iraq.

When a hoax call disrupts exams

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 14:37
Thousands of pupils across the UK have faced disruption to exams following a spate of hoax calls.