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British Museum: In search of beauty

BBC News - 1 hour 30 min ago
How the Greek nude shaped the future
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MI6 boss unveils predecessor plaque

BBC News - 2 hours 18 min ago
The head of MI6 unveils a blue English Heritage plaque in Whitehall in memory of the first chief of the Secret Service.
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VIDEO: The secret language of whales

BBC News - 2 hours 27 min ago
Researchers at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington say whale communication depends on jaw movements and the methods these mammals use to catch food.
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Red Cross aid worker killed in Mali

BBC News - 2 hours 49 min ago
A Red Cross employee has been killed and another injured in a gun attack by suspected Islamist militants in Mali, the aid organisation says.
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Parties focus on economy and health

BBC News - 2 hours 57 min ago
Pledges on the economy, businesses and mental health are expected from Westminster's party leaders as general election campaigning continues.
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Jay Z promotes music streaming brand

BBC News - 2 hours 57 min ago
Some of the biggest names in entertainment have re-launched the music subscription service Tidal, which they claim will change musical history.
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More veterans seek mental health aid

BBC News - 3 hours 26 min ago
A mental health charity which treats military veterans says referrals have increased by 26% in the last year.
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A question of cuts

BBC News - 3 hours 27 min ago
Tuesday's papers mark the beginning of the formal election campaign with a raft of stories about the scope and nature of the spending cuts which would be likely after the general election.
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Indiana to 'clarify' religion law

BBC News - 3 hours 47 min ago
Republicans in the US state of Indiana say they will amend a controversial "religious freedom" law, as accusations grow that it permits businesses to discriminate against gays.
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Better patient protection demanded

BBC News - 4 hours 4 sec ago
Patient safety campaigners are due to meet Scotland's health minister to demand stronger measures in the wake of a series of health scandals.
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Parties focus on range of issues

BBC News - 4 hours 4 min ago
Healthcare, house-buying, poverty and austerity are the focus for Scotland's political parties on day two of general election campaigning.
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E-cigarette use 'high among teens'

BBC News - 4 hours 11 min ago
A substantial number of teenagers are experimenting with e-cigarettes, even those who have never smoked, a study suggests.
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VIDEO: Locals plead for Kashmir flood help

BBC News - Mon, 2015-03-30 23:34
Flood warnings have been issued in Indian-administered Kashmir after torrential rain and a rise in levels of the Jhelum river.
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FA scraps plan for GB Olympic teams

BBC News - Mon, 2015-03-30 23:16
Plans for Great Britain football teams to compete at the 2016 Olympics in Rio are scrapped by the Football Association.
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UK couple found shot dead in Spain

BBC News - Mon, 2015-03-30 23:03
British couple Peter and Jean Tarsey, both aged 77, have been found dead with bullet wounds in a village near Benidorm, Spanish police say.
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VIDEO: The battle for votes by the seaside

BBC News - Mon, 2015-03-30 23:01
The final outcome of the 2015 general election will be shaped by the results in dozens of marginal seats, where relatively modest shifts in voting patterns will be enough to change the result.
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'Run-hungry Pietersen could return'

BBC News - Mon, 2015-03-30 22:54
Surrey director of cricket Alec Stewart says Kevin Pietersen could return for England if he scores highly at county level.
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Cameron launches election campaign

BBC News - Mon, 2015-03-30 22:53
David Cameron says he wants to complete the job of "turning the country around" as the election officially gets under way and other leaders hit the campaign trail.
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Kane emergence excites me - Rooney

BBC News - Mon, 2015-03-30 22:30
England captain Wayne Rooney says he is as excited as anyone about Harry Kane, who will make his full debut against Italy.
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North 'should not play this season'

BBC News - Mon, 2015-03-30 22:13
Northampton and Wales wing George North should not play again this season, says ex-World Rugby medical adviser Dr Barry O'Driscoll.
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