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Storey wins second Para-cycling gold

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 08:16
Dame Sarah Storey and Lora Turnham and Corrine Hall win golds for GB at the Para-Cycling Road World Championships.

Airport expansion 'critical' for UK

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 07:43
A single, larger hub airport where passengers can transfer to a range of destinations - is "critical" to the UK's long-term economic growth, says the CBI.

VIDEO: Invasion of the zebra mussels

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 07:35
Millions of invading zebra mussels are playing havoc with England's drinking water - but what can be done to stop the spread of these foreign invaders?

Businesses 'need more hardship help'

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 07:03
Struggling businesses are not getting the help they need from councils, the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) says.

Official heckled amid HK poll anger

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 06:41
Hong Kong pro-democracy activists disrupt a speech by a Beijing official, a day after China ruled out a direct leadership election in 2017.

Transfer deadline day: Done deals

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 06:32
Track all of the confirmed signings as they happen in England, Scotland and across Europe.

Cornwall being 'invaded' by housing

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 06:15
The speed and scale of house-building in Cornwall is being branded "an invasion" by rural activists.

Ulster Unionists call for new budget

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 06:07
The Ulster Unionist Party has said the current budget used by the Northern Ireland Executive is untenable and a new one is required.

Japan and India hold security talks

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 06:00
Rare earths and a nuclear pact on the agenda as Indian PM Narendra Modi meets Japan's leader, on his first major foreign visit since taking office.

Islamic State: Who supports the jihadist group?

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 05:45
Where Islamic State finds support to become a formidable force

VIDEO: 'Emotional journey' WW1 cavalry ride

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 05:43
A musician from the Household Division tells the BBC about the riding the route taken by a British cavalry unit who held the line against the German advance early in World War One.

Manhunt after New Zealand shooting

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 05:33
Police in New Zealand are hunting for a man who shot two people dead and injured a third at an unemployment office.

Coalition locked in terror aim talks

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 05:27
Negotiations between the Tories and Lib Dems are to continue ahead of the unveiling of a new plan to tackle the threat of Islamic extremists.

India unveils new village toilets

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 05:07
An Indian charity unveils 108 new lavatories in a village which gained notoriety when two young girls were found hanged from a tree there in May.

Greenhouse gas fear over meat eating

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 04:56
New research estimates greenhouse gases from food production will go up 80% if meat and dairy consumption continues to rise at its current rate.

VIDEO: Eurosceptics win German state seats

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 03:56
Germany's newest party, the Eurosceptic "Alternative for Germany" (AfD), has won its first seats in the state parliament of Saxony, according to preliminary results.

Under Milk Wood recording revisited

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 03:53
The man behind the sound effects of Dylan's Under Milk Wood

Umunna: Brown's denials hurt Labour

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 03:39
Shadow business secretary Chuka Umunna says Gordon Brown's refusal to use the word "cuts" in 2010 is still hurting Labour.

China factory growth misses forecast

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 03:13
China's manufacturing activity misses expectations in August, indicating that the country's economy may be losing momentum.

End in sight for WW1 War Horse ride

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 02:58
The War Horse Ride - commemorating the part played by British and French cavalry during World War One - is due to end in the French town of Nery.

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