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C. diff inquiry blames health board

3 hours 4 min ago
Scotland's largest health board is heavily criticised by an inquiry into the country's worst Clostridium difficile (C. diff) outbreak.

US defence secretary to step down

3 hours 6 min ago
Chuck Hagel will resign as US defence secretary after less than two years in the post, following a series of meetings with President Barack Obama.

Campbell 'threatens talks integrity'

3 hours 12 min ago
The integrity of current political talks in Northern Ireland is called into question by a senior DUP man's 'toilet paper' comments, says Sinn Féin.

Three guilty of estate axe killing

3 hours 12 min ago
Three teenagers who killed a 46-year-old with an axe and a knife when he confronted them on a west London estate are convicted.

BT in talks to buy O2 from Telefonica

3 hours 17 min ago
Telecoms giant BT is in talks with Telefonica about buying the O2 mobile network from the Spanish firm.

Women not equal to men, says Erdogan

3 hours 19 min ago
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says women cannot be treated as equal to men, and accuses feminists of rejecting motherhood.

Llewelyn-Bowen vows action over park

3 hours 22 min ago
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen vows to act after the Christmas attraction he helped to create was forced to close because of complaints.

Iran nuclear talks deadline extended

3 hours 35 min ago
The deadline for a nuclear deal with Iran is extended to the end of June after talks in Vienna failed to reach a comprehensive agreement.

Morocco hit by deadly flash floods

3 hours 37 min ago
Flooding in southern Morocco kills 32 people and destroys homes after heavy weekend rainfall, officials say.

Polar sub gauges sea ice thickness

3 hours 40 min ago
A novel autonomous sub acquires the first detailed, high-resolution 3D maps of Antarctic sea ice.

AMs set to be given £10,000 pay rise

3 hours 49 min ago
Members of the Welsh assembly could get a £10,000 pay rise after the 2016 election, the body which sets their salaries says.

Omagh bomb accused loses bail bid

3 hours 53 min ago
A man accused of murdering 29 people in the Omagh bombing must remain in custody, a High Court judge has ruled.

Ukraine 'will hold Nato referendum'

3 hours 56 min ago
Ukraine's president says he intends to hold a referendum on joining Nato, in a move likely to anger Russia.

Funeral held for Doncaster crash teen

4 hours 9 min ago
The funeral of one of five teenagers killed in a road accident in Conisbrough is held in Doncaster.

Google case over web abuse settled

4 hours 12 min ago
The case of a businessman who wants to stop malicious web postings about him appearing in Google searches is settled at the High Court.

Ex-minister calls for UK's EU exit

4 hours 19 min ago
Former minister Owen Paterson calls for the UK to exit the EU, putting pressure on the prime minister amid Tory divisions on the issue.

'Abuse risk' for 132 city children

4 hours 21 min ago
A report finds a "serious child sexual exploitation problem" in Birmingham, with 132 young people in the city suffering or vulnerable to abuse.

Swiss museum to accept 'Nazi art'

4 hours 30 min ago
Switzerland's Bern Art Museum says it will accept hundreds of works of art bequeathed by German Nazi-era art hoarder Cornelius Gurlitt.

Sanchez is saving Arsenal - Wright

4 hours 32 min ago
Arsenal legend Ian Wright says Arsenal would be mid-table without Alexis Sanchez, but still doubts their top-four credentials.

Prince William to visit China in 2015

4 hours 41 min ago
The Duke of Cambridge is to visit China in 2015 after an invitation from the Chinese government, the BBC understands.