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China accuses MPs of 'interference'

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 21:00
Chinese authorities have accused British MPs of interfering in Hong Kong's affairs by investigating tensions there, Newsnight learns.

VIDEO: Abuse researcher 'faced hostility'

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 20:44
An expert who wrote a report into the sexual exploitation of children in Rotherham says she faced "hostility" from the council.

US works to free trio in N Korea

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 20:31
The White House says securing the release of three American citizens detained in North Korea is a "top priority", after they appealed for help.

McGinley braced for tough decisions

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 20:23
European captain Paul McGinley says personal feelings will "go out of the window" when he chooses his Ryder Cup team.

VIDEO: Inside Amerli after lifting of siege

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 20:12
The BBC's Gabriel Gatehouse reports from the besieged town of Amerli, which was liberated by Iraqi and Kurdish forces on Sunday.

Fresh clashes in Pakistan capital

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 19:47
Clashes between security forces and protesters continue in Pakistan's capital Islamabad, after the national TV channel's HQ was briefly stormed.

Sinfield retires from England duty

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 19:16
Leeds Rhinos and England captain Kevin Sinfield announces his retirement from international rugby league with immediate effect.

VIDEO: 'Bacon butty' for British Ebola nurse

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 19:00
The parents of the first British person to contract Ebola during the outbreak in West Africa say he is recovering well.

VIDEO: Can new powers stop UK jihadists?

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 18:54
David Cameron says tougher measures are needed to prevent people from travelling abroad to fight for extremist groups like Islamic State.

VIDEO: House of Commons

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 18:49
Speaker Bercow announces a "pause" in the recruitment of a new Commons clerk, amid a row.

VIDEO: Proton therapy: UK patient access

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 18:35
Dr Yen-Ching Chang, the lead on Proton Beam Therapy at University College London Hospital, says the UK has comprehensive access to the therapy for patients with the highest needs.

Woman's body discovered in loch

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 18:33
Police are treating the death of a woman, whose body was found by a member of the public in Loch Morlich, near Aviemore, as unexplained.

Boris Island airport plan 'rejected'

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 18:32
A plan for an island airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", looks set to be shelved, the BBC understands.

Abuse researcher 'faced hostility'

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 18:00
A Home Office researcher who wrote a report on sexual exploitation of children in Rotherham in 2002 tells BBC Panorama she faced 'hostility' from the council.

Day in pictures: 1 September 2014

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 17:49
News images from around the world: 1 September

Edinburgh panda may have miscarried

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 17:46
Edinburgh Zoo is concerned that the UK's only female giant panda may no longer be pregnant.

British Ebola patient 'pretty well'

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 17:41
The parents of the first British person to contract Ebola during the outbreak in West Africa say he is recovering well.

Jobs go as printing company closes

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 17:36
A printing company in Torfaen announces it has closed, with the loss of 113 jobs.

'Cloud' concerns after celeb leaks

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 17:35
Experts have raised concerns over the security of "cloud" storage sites following the leak of intimate pictures of celebrities.

VIDEO: Bercow orders clerk recruitment 'pause'

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 17:10
John Bercow has announced a "modest pause" in the recruitment of the next clerk of the House of Commons following a row with MPs.

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