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Pakistan Sunni militant chief killed

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 5:56am
Pakistani police say Malik Ishaq, the leader of banned Sunni militant group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, has been shot dead in Punjab province.

Brazil businessman faces charges

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 5:12am
The president of Brazil construction giant Odebrecht, Marcelo Odebrecht, is charged with corruption and money laundering.

Windows 10 launch is 'new era'

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 5:10am
Wednesday's global launch of Windows 10 marks a “new era” for personal computing, Microsoft’s chief executive tells the BBC.

Police overtime up due to staff gaps

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 5:09am
Some police forces are using overtime to cover gaps caused by staff shortages, BBC Radio 5 live has found.

VIDEO: Rory gets a Windows 10 crash course

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 5:00am
Rory Cellan-Jones goes hands-on with Windows 10 and tries out some of the operating system's new features.

VIDEO: Palmer 'regrets' killing Cecil

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 4:57am
A US dentist who killed a lion in Zimbabwe says he regrets shooting the animal.

Erdogan in China amid Uighur tension

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 4:01am
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is in China for a state visit, following recent tensions over the treatment of China's Uighur minority.

VIDEO: Police to probe Tube killer claim

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 3:49am
An ex-detective's claims 12 people were murdered by the same man on the London Underground between 1953 and 1983 are described by the Met chief as "quite convincing".

Whale song plan for Cold War station

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 2:56am
A community buy-out could see a former Cold War surveillance station turned into a place where tourists can listen to the sound of whales singing.

Kurds decry Turkish 'safe zone' move

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 2:55am
A "safe zone" Turkey and the US are creating in Syria is Ankara's attempt to stop Kurds from forming their own territory, a pro-Kurdish party leader says.

Gas firm made investment warning

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 2:53am
The company behind plans to use coal seams beneath the Forth to produce gas is accused of "attempting to hold Scotland to ransom".

VIDEO: The rise and fall of Saif al-Islam Gaddafi

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 2:23am
BBC News charts the rise and fall of Colonel Gaddafi's favourite son.

Less lighting 'has no crime effect'

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 1:44am
Reduced street lighting at night does not lead to more crime or car crashes, a report suggests.

Ten steps to improve your photography

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 1:22am
Ten steps to improve your photography

VIDEO: Briton who died in the Tour de France

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 1:13am
In 1967, British cycling star Tom Simpson died while competing in the Tour de France.

Labour leader guide: Jeremy Corbyn

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 1:06am
A profile of Labour leadership contender Jeremy Corbyn.

Spanish parties play power games over Greek bailout

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 12:55am
How is the Greek bailout affecting politics in Spain, asks James Badcock.

Ebola: 'Isn't that over yet?'

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 12:49am
Ebola deaths have fallen in West Africa - but that doesn't mean that the hard work is over, says Tulip Mazumdar.

Can people learn to curb their chocolate cravings?

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 12:24am
Can you cut cravings for food by pretending to eat it?

Why is the US still using a Nazi tall ship?

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 12:23am
Why is the US still using a Nazi tall ship?