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Merkel in Ukraine as crisis mounts

BBC News - 30 min 58 sec ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is due to arrive in Ukraine, after calling Russia's decision to send an unauthorised aid convoy an "escalation".
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Two charged after container death

BBC News - 39 min 19 sec ago
Two men are charged following the death of an Afghan migrant found in a container at Tilbury docks in Essex.
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Crackdown on UK jihadists, and hospital 'parking cowboys' - the papers

BBC News - 1 hour 28 min ago
Most of Saturday's papers lead on measures to track down British jihadists and prevent radicalisation within the UK.
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Race to find Japan landslide victims

BBC News - 2 hours 42 min ago
Rescuers search desperately for survivors in Japan's Hiroshima prefecture where a landslide killed at least 42 people, with 43 still missing.
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May pledges new anti-extremist laws

BBC News - 3 hours 10 min ago
Home Secretary Theresa May confirms she is pressing ahead with new powers to tackle extremist groups, while defending current counter-terrorism strategy.
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VIDEO: From bandit country to beauty area

BBC News - 3 hours 21 min ago
BBC Ireland Correspondent Chris Bucker looks at how funding is turning an area known by some as "bandit country" into an area of beauty in south Armagh.
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VIDEO: Afghanistan poll recount under way

BBC News - 5 hours 14 min ago
David Loyn looks at how votes are being checked in the wake of Afghanistan's disputed presidential election.
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Doctor Who fan creates new TV titles

BBC News - 6 hours 13 min ago
The Doctor Who fan who created the show's new titles
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Hospitals told to cut parking charges

BBC News - 6 hours 16 min ago
Hospitals in England are told to cut the cost of parking for certain groups under new government guidelines.
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Anger over Russian convoy in Ukraine

BBC News - 6 hours 19 min ago
Russia's decision to send more than 100 aid lorries into war-torn eastern Ukraine without permission is condemned by the West.
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National Guard pulls out of Ferguson

BBC News - 6 hours 40 min ago
The National Guard withdraws from Ferguson, Missouri, where the shooting of an unarmed black teenager by a white policeman sparked days of protests.
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Carnival cure for homesickness

BBC News - 7 hours 13 min ago
How West Indians brought the Caribbean to Leeds
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The drunken monkey that smashed up a bar

BBC News - 7 hours 16 min ago
The drunken monkey that smashed up a bar
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A quiz on British history you can do in the car

BBC News - 7 hours 17 min ago
A quiz on British history you can do in the car
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Warning over black market cigarettes

BBC News - 7 hours 25 min ago
Attempts to cut the amount people smoke are being hit by a black market trade in millions of illegal cigarettes, council bosses warn.
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The king of the leakers

BBC News - 7 hours 37 min ago
The man who exposes the technology industry's secrets
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Dog on tracks sparks Hong Kong protest

BBC News - 7 hours 40 min ago
How a dog on the tracks sparked a Hong Kong protest
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The 500 memorials of liberated Paris

BBC News - 7 hours 46 min ago
Paris remembers 1944 but memories fade for the fallen
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Urban areas are hives for wild bees

BBC News - 7 hours 53 min ago
A study finds a "considerable richness" of bee species in urban habitats, suggesting cities could help maintain healthy populations of the vital pollinators.
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Delays warning for rail travellers

BBC News - 7 hours 57 min ago
Rail travellers are warned of long delays as £45m of work to redouble the line between Swindon and Kemble is completed.
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