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Ashya parents in extradition hearing
The parents of a five-year-old boy who was taken from hospital against medical advice arrive at Spain's High Court for an extradition hearing.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:45:27 GMT)

Cameron to set out anti-terror plans
Negotiations between Conservatives and Lib Dems are continuing ahead of the unveiling of a new plan to tackle the threat of Islamist extremists.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:07:32 GMT)

Pupils begin 'tough' new curriculum
Teaching of a "tough" new national curriculum begins in England as children return to school this week.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:14:03 GMT)

Man Utd agree to sign Falcao on loan
Manchester United agree to sign Colombia international striker Radamel Falcao on loan from Ligue 1 side Monaco.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:14:33 GMT)

Airport expansion 'critical' for UK
A single, larger hub airport where passengers can transfer to a range of destinations - is "critical" to the UK's long-term economic growth, says the CBI.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:45:58 GMT)

High-powered hairdryers under threat
High-powered hairdryers are on a list of household electrical items the EU is considering banning in an attempt to curb energy consumption.
(Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:01:07 GMT)

Firework blast killed technicians
A man and a woman killed in an explosion in Cumbria on Saturday were fireworks technicians preparing a wedding party display, the fire brigade says.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:37:22 GMT)

Shot TV host was to face grand jury
A British talk show host who was shot dead in the United States was due to appear before a grand jury on the day he was killed, it is revealed.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:33:16 GMT)

130 child migrants sent to Australia
One hundred and thirty children from Northern Ireland, some as young as five, were sent to Australia as child migrants between 1922 and 1995, an inquiry hears.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:40:07 GMT)

MP to stand down at next election
Conservative MP Sir Tony Baldry announces he will stand down at the next general election after 30 years representing North Oxfordshire.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:46:43 GMT)

Deadline looms for vote registration
Both independence referendum campaigns have urged people to register to vote if they have not already done so.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:06:17 GMT)

Greenhouse gas fear over meat eating
New research estimates greenhouse gases from food production will go up 80% if meat and dairy consumption continues to rise at its current rate.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 03:56:06 GMT)

Ride to commemorate WW1 cavalry role
The War Horse Ride - commemorating the part played by British and French cavalry during World War One - is due to end in the French town of Nery.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 04:40:41 GMT)

Charities urged to open own schools
Charities campaigning against child poverty should be encouraged to set up their own free schools, says a think tank report.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:00:09 GMT)

World Service boss Horrocks to leave
The director of the BBC World Service, Peter Horrocks, is to leave the corporation in the New Year, it is announced.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:56:03 GMT)

Tube bomb threat a 'hoax' say police
"Keep calm and carry on," is the advice from police, who say not to pay attention to rumours on social media of a specific London threat.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:21:10 GMT)

BBC begins push to help kids code
The BBC unveils plans to support England's computer coding curriculum with a new section of its Bitesize learning site and tech-themed TV shows.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:02:25 GMT)

Fireworks mark end of festival
The Edinburgh International Festival came to an end on Sunday night with the famous fireworks concert.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:35:35 GMT)

McGuinness urges dissident ceasefire
Sinn Féin's Martin McGuinness urges dissident republicans, on the IRA ceasefire 20th anniversary, to "take that same step into politics and away from conflict".
(Sun, 31 Aug 2014 17:36:40 GMT)

Security alert closes Westlink
The Westlink in Belfast is closed in both directions due to a security alert.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:02:41 GMT)

Nato 'massive opportunity' for Wales
The Nato summit in Newport is a "massive opportunity" for Wales', says the director of the Celtic Manor resort as armed police take to the streets of Cardiff.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:07:59 GMT)

Search continues for missing Isaac
Police and coastguard staff are spending a fourth day searching for missing Isaac Nash who was swept into the sea of Anglesey.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:40:08 GMT)

Food and drink jobs boost forecast
Nearly 10,000 jobs could be created in Scotland's food and drink sector over the next five years, according to a new report.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:09:46 GMT)

Skin cancer and survival rates rise
Skin cancer cases have increased two-and-a-half fold over the past 30 years but survival rates have also risen, according to researchers in Glasgow.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:56:29 GMT)

Girl's killer 'may never be caught'
A killer who stabbed a teenager to death in 1997 may escape justice after evidence was contaminated during forensic work, the BBC can reveal.
(Sat, 30 Aug 2014 08:48:24 GMT)

Cornwall being 'invaded' by housing
The speed and scale of house-building in Cornwall is being branded "an invasion" by rural activists.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:15:05 GMT)

Crunch time for Murray at US Open
Andy Murray faces a key few days in his bid to rejoin the title contenders, says tennis correspondent Russell Fuller.
(Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:24:43 GMT)

Gallacher 'should be Ryder Cup pick'
Former European captain Bernard Gallacher says his nephew Stephen should be named as a Ryder Cup wild card in this month's event.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:02:41 GMT)

Storey wins second Para-cycling gold
Dame Sarah Storey and Lora Turnham and Corrine Hall win golds for GB at the Para-Cycling Road World Championships.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:16:40 GMT)

How Britain and Poland came to be intertwined
The story of how the Polish became one of the UK's biggest ethnic minorities is one of war, exile and economic opportunity.
(Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:13:31 GMT)

The millionaires who rescue people at sea
A couple in Malta have launched what they say is the world's first privately funded boat to help migrants in trouble at sea.
(Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:51:10 GMT)

The fear of being seen as racist
A fear of being viewed as racist has been cited as one of the reasons why child sexual exploitation in Rotherham was allowed to proliferate for 16 years.
(Sat, 30 Aug 2014 02:05:09 GMT)

Umunna: Brown's denials hurt Labour
Shadow business secretary Chuka Umunna says Gordon Brown's refusal to use the word "cuts" in 2010 is still hurting Labour.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:11:35 GMT)

Conservative MP Kelly to stand down
Conservative MP for Dudley South Chris Kelly announces he will stand down at the 2015 general election after one term.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:41:11 GMT)

Bercow to address Commons Clerk row
John Bercow is expected to update Parliament on the hiring of a new Clerk of the House of Commons amid a row with MPs.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:20:57 GMT)

VIDEO: House of Commons
MPs approve the Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Bill at second reading.
(Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:02:06 GMT)

VIDEO: Greenhouse gas fear over meat production
Global consumption of meat needs to fall to ensure future demand for food can be met and to help protect the environment, a study says.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:41:26 GMT)

VIDEO: Lewis takes over as boss of Tesco
Dave Lewis is taking over as chief executive of Tesco a month earlier than planned. Retail analyst Steve Dresser considers what he needs to do for the company.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:48:16 GMT)

VIDEO: Plan to tackle returning UK Islamists
The government is due to unveil a new plan to tackle the threat posed by the potential return to the UK of British Islamists who are currently fighting in Iraq or Syria.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:23:38 GMT)

VIDEO: Pupils begin 'tough' new curriculum
Five-year-olds will be learning fractions and computer coding as part of a new national curriculum introduced in schools in England this week.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:09:41 GMT)

VIDEO: Urgent calls to tackle childhood obesity
Children condemned to 'lifetime of ill-health', warn doctors leaders, as calls are made for a government taskforce.
(Sun, 31 Aug 2014 06:49:35 GMT)

VIDEO: Pickleball: A sport for all ages
Pickleball is a racquet sport that combines badminton, tennis and table tennis.
(Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:20:22 GMT)

VIDEO: Tenants living with mice and cockroaches
Housing experts are calling for more effective regulation to tackle unscrupulous landlords across England.
(Sat, 30 Aug 2014 07:52:39 GMT)

VIDEO: Police admit Rotherham abuse failings
The chief constable of South Yorkshire Police has acknowledged that his force was heavily criticised in a report published this week.
(Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:00:45 GMT)

The girl with three biological parents
The girl with three biological parents
(Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:15:16 GMT)

Under Milk Wood recording revisited
Behind the sound effects of Dylan Thomas's Under Milk Wood
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 02:53:30 GMT)

A computing revolution in schools
How schoolchildren are set to embrace coding
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:41:22 GMT)

The stories behind five deadline-day panic buys
Stories behind five football panic buys
(Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:42:49 GMT)

Northern Ireland then and now
How Northern Ireland has changed in 20 years since IRA ceasefire
(Sun, 31 Aug 2014 08:50:23 GMT)

What is proton beam therapy?
What is proton beam therapy and why is it so sought after?
(Sun, 31 Aug 2014 17:48:06 GMT)

Profile: Rona Fairhead
The woman expected to lead the BBC's governing body
(Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:14:44 GMT)

Eurosceptic revolt, and gas "rip-off" - the papers
Tory eurosceptic revolt, and the gas "rip-off"
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:21:17 GMT)

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