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VIDEO: Will India's lethal heatwave continue?

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 2:35am
A heatwave sweeping India has killed more than 500 people, with most of the deaths in the southern states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.

Australia tampon tax in sightlines

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 2:32am
An online petition calling for the scrapping of Australia's tax on tampons is backed by the Treasurer Joe Hockey.

How to rule with a slim majority

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 1:53am
The difficulty of ruling with a slim majority

One school, four catchment areas

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 1:47am
How can school admissions beat the housing market?

VIDEO: A channel that's young, British, witty and black

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 1:37am
The channel that's young, witty and black

Why do people waste so much time at the office?

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 1:33am
Why do people waste so much time at the office?

Ofgem to investigate pre-pay meters

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 1:24am
Ofgem announces it will investigate after figures reveal more than half a million pre-payment energy meters were forcibly installed in homes over the last six years.

The falcon hospital of Qatar

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 1:14am
The state-of-the-art hospital for poorly birds

Europe battle and obesity theories

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 12:51am
Potential trouble ahead for David Cameron's EU negotiations, and theories on what causes obesity are two of the topics in Tuesday's papers.

Health board facing GP shortage

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 12:26am
Dumfries and Galloway could be facing a serious shortage of GPs unless 25 new recruits are hired by the end of next year, BBC Scotland can reveal.

Sturgeon to outline economic plans

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 12:18am
The Scottish first minister is to make her first major economic speech since the general election when she visits a football stadium.

VIDEO: Pulling down Nepal's buildings by hand

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 12:17am
Businessman Pawan Roy has employed workers to take down his own seven-storey tower by hand as aftershocks continue to rock Nepal.

Teachers 'must not be scapegoats'

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 12:12am
Teachers must not be used as the "scapegoat" for problems in Scotland's education system, the country's largest teaching union warns.

Teen obesity 'link to bowel cancer'

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 12:07am
Being overweight or obese in adolescence is linked to a greater risk of bowel cancer later in life, a study suggests.

Will truckers lose out to software?

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 12:03am
Is the lorry driver of the future a piece of software?

VIDEO: My cerebral palsy story - in animation

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 12:02am
Bristol schoolgirl Tegan, 14, creates animation to help her friends understand her differences.

VIDEO: Solar plane pilot: 'Risk too big'

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 12:00am
The planned flight of the sun powered plane, Solar Impulse 2, has been postponed.

Bangladesh bans ABT Islamist group

Mon, 25/05/2015 - 11:58pm
Bangladesh bans an Islamist militant group accused of attacking and killing three secular bloggers, the interior ministry says.

Vatican bank sees earnings soar

Mon, 25/05/2015 - 11:27pm
Profit has jumped at the Vatican bank as it recovers from a bad year and overhauls its business.

VIDEO: Meet the militias battling IS in Iraq

Mon, 25/05/2015 - 11:11pm
Earlier this month militants from Islamic State seized the Iraqi city of Ramadi, with its fall seen as a major capitulation by the Iraqi Army.

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