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VIDEO: Brits love Borgen, but cannot pronounce it

1 hour 19 min ago
How the Borgen legacy of Birgitte Nyborg, Kasper Juul and others live on for some in Danish circles.
Categories: International News

MP Jim Murphy joins Labour contest

1 hour 21 min ago
Jim Murphy says there is "so much that has to change" about Scotland and Scottish Labour as he confirms he will stand for the party's leadership.
Categories: International News

VIDEO: How to build an engine in 42 seconds

1 hour 26 min ago
Steph McGovern reports from the new Jaguar Land Rover Engine Manufacturing Centre in Wolverhampton where robots can construct an engine from its component parts in under a minute.
Categories: International News

Clark appointed Blackpool manager

1 hour 30 min ago
Championship side Blackpool appoint ex-Birmingham City boss Lee Clark as their new manager on a one-year rolling deal.
Categories: International News

Abbas warning over holy site closure

1 hour 35 min ago
The Palestinian leader's spokesman calls the closure of a disputed Jerusalem holy site after the shooting of a Jewish activist a "declaration of war".
Categories: International News

Penalties 'do not stop' drug use

1 hour 36 min ago
There is no link between tough laws and levels of illegal drug use, a Home Office study finds, sparking a policy row within the coalition government.
Categories: International News

Burkina Faso parliament set ablaze

1 hour 37 min ago
Protesters angry at plans to allow Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore to extend his 27-year-rule set fire to parliament in the capital.
Categories: International News

Prince Harry supports poppy appeal

1 hour 37 min ago
Prince Harry meets poppy sellers and celebrities at Buckingham Palace as a classic Routemaster bus tours London to support the annual appeal.
Categories: International News

VIDEO: Stars glow at Interstellar premiere

1 hour 38 min ago
The stars of Christopher Nolan's much-anticipated Interstellar praise its "ambition" at the film's European premiere.
Categories: International News

VIDEO: On the buses with Prince Harry

1 hour 46 min ago
Prince Harry meets supporters of the British Legion's London Poppy Day Appeal at Buckingham Palace.
Categories: International News

Prison for S Korea bullying soldiers

1 hour 53 min ago
A military court in South Korea gives prison sentences ranging from 25 to 45 years to four soldiers involved in the death of a junior soldier.
Categories: International News

Rendition case against UK to proceed

1 hour 54 min ago
A Libyan man can sue the UK government over claims he was illegally sent back to Libya and tortured, the Court of Appeal rules.
Categories: International News

Tunisia secularists win elections

1 hour 57 min ago
Tunisia's secularist Nidaa Tounes party wins 81 seats in parliament, pushing the Islamists of Ennahda into second place, official results show.
Categories: International News

VIDEO: Lava flow creeps toward Hawaii homes

2 hours 5 sec ago
Molten lava from a volcano eruption on Hawaii's Big Island has been flowing slowly across the island.
Categories: International News

Fire death boys 'murdered by father'

2 hours 19 sec ago
A woman whose two sons died after a house fire in South Yorkshire blames her estranged her husband for murdering them.
Categories: International News

VIDEO: 'Why I needed Danish sperm donor'

2 hours 14 min ago
A single mother with one-year-old twins explains to BBC Breakfast how she needed a Danish sperm donor and how she plans to tell the girls about their conception.
Categories: International News

Hopes to reopen landslip-hit A83

2 hours 32 min ago
Contractors hope to clear the remaining debris from a 2,000 tonne landslip on the A83 and reopen the road at the Rest and Be Thankful in Argyll.
Categories: International News

New face of Cardiff centre revealed

2 hours 35 min ago
Images showing the new face of Cardiff city centre are revealed showing how it will look following a massive development project.
Categories: International News

Barclays sets aside £500m in probe

2 hours 56 min ago
Barclays reports profits of £3.72bn for the first nine months of the year as it sets aside £500m relating to "investigations" into foreign exchange trading.
Categories: International News

VIDEO: Becoming a mother at 70 in India

2 hours 59 min ago
The BBC's Divya Arya reports from India, where women of 60 and 70 are becoming mothers for the first time.
Categories: International News