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Court bans child being named Nutella

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:59
A French court stops parents from naming their baby girl Nutella after the hazelnut spread, ruling that it would make her the target of derision.
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Ex-CIA officer guilty over Iran leak

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:48
A former CIA officer has been convicted of leaking classified details of a US operation against Iran to a New York Times reporter.
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Gordon Corera: Will Litvinenko inquiry find answers?

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:08
Gordon Corera looks back over the case of Alexander Litvinenko as the public inquiry begins.
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FBI cracks 'Russian spy ring'

Tue, 2015-01-27 00:43
The FBI has arrested a man on charges he was spying for Russia and trying to recruit sources in New York City, says the US attorney general.
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Cumberbatch sorry for 'coloured' comment

Tue, 2015-01-27 00:37
Benedict Cumberbatch says "I'm an idiot" after talking about "coloured actors" on a US talk show.
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Sarah Palin stumbles, others rise on Iowa stage

Mon, 2015-01-26 22:35
In the first large gathering of 2016 presidential aspirants, the former vice-presidential candidate is criticised for an "incoherent" speech, while some possible candidates boost their chances.
Categories: International News

Device triggers White House alert

Mon, 2015-01-26 21:42
A flying device known as a "quad copter" triggered a security alert when it landed in the grounds of the White House, a US official says.
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VIDEO: Sleeping shelter removed by council

Mon, 2015-01-26 21:27
An emergency sleeping shelter that appeared on a street in Belfast city centre is removed by Belfast City Council
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Risk of extreme weather 'doubles'

Mon, 2015-01-26 20:11
Extreme weather arising from a climate phenomenon in the Pacific Ocean will get much worse as the world warms, according to climate modelling.
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Metal explosions 'driven by charge'

Mon, 2015-01-26 20:11
New high-speed video footage suggests that the classic chemistry explosion of an alkali metal in water is driven by positive charges repelling each other.
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I'd probably cheat again - Armstrong

Mon, 2015-01-26 19:58
Lance Armstrong says the time is coming when he should be forgiven, and tells the BBC he would do it again under the same circumstances.
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Taking the plunge

Mon, 2015-01-26 19:54
Cold Water Swimming Championships
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VIDEO: Greek elections: What next?

Mon, 2015-01-26 19:38
A closer look at the Greek elections and what the result means for the country.
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Care in the UK: The costs you face

Mon, 2015-01-26 19:00
Use our calculator to find out the costs you may face
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In pictures: Church of England's first woman bishop consecration

Mon, 2015-01-26 16:40
Church of England's first female bishop
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Day in pictures: 26 January 2015

Mon, 2015-01-26 16:12
Images from around the world: 26 January
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Obama attends India's Republic Day

Mon, 2015-01-26 14:56
President Barack Obama begins the second day of his visit to India by becoming the first US head of state to attend the Republic Day parade.
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Venus through to quarter-finals

Mon, 2015-01-26 14:53
Venus Williams beats sixth seed Agnieszka Radwanska to reach her first Grand Slam quarter-final since 2010 in Australia.
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Aer Lingus considers higher IAG bid

Mon, 2015-01-26 14:42
Irish airline Aer Lingus says it is considering a revised offer of €2.55 a share from British Airways owner IAG.
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Killer accused found hanged in cell

Mon, 2015-01-26 14:41
A man accused of murdering two pensioners in separate attacks in London and the West Midlands is found dead in his prison cell, the Ministry of Justice says.
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