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What are you going to do with your leap second?

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 2:15pm
What are you going to do with your leap second?

Storms warning after hottest day

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 2:07pm
Forecasters warn of severe thunderstorms, as the hottest temperature in Wales so far this year is recorded.

French hardliner Pasqua dies at 88

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 2:05pm
One of France's best-known hardline conservatives, ex-interior minister Charles Pasqua, dies of a heart attack in hospital aged 88.

Dimbleby quits UCL over Tim Hunt row

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 2:02pm
Jonathan Dimbleby resigns from his honorary fellowship at University College London, in protest over its refusal to reinstate Prof Sir Tim Hunt.

Britain's Edmund out to Dolgopolov

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 2:01pm
British number three Kyle Edmund loses in straight sets to Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov in the first round at Wimbledon.

Champion Kvitova powers past Bertens

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 2:01pm
Petra Kvitova begins her Wimbledon title defence with a 35-minute win over Dutch player Kiki Bertens.

How safe is UK a decade after 7/7?

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 2:01pm
Almost 10 years since the 7/7 London bomb attacks, is the UK safer or under greater threat?

MPs not taking rise 'embarrassing'

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 1:47pm
Conservative backbench MP Adam Afriyie says MPs who have said they will donate their £7,000 pay rise to charity are "quite embarrassing".

VIDEO: Warning after 171ft bridge slide

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 1:32pm
Teenagers who filmed themselves climbing a 171 ft (52 metres) bridge - and sliding down it - are criticised by police.

VIDEO: Greece debt crisis: Small island woes

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 1:32pm
How is the €60 cash cap for withdrawals affecting the smaller islands?

Will soaring temperatures affect the tennis at Wimbledon?

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 1:23pm
Will high temperatures make the game faster at Wimbledon?

Ex-travel boss gives £1.9m to charity

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 1:17pm
The former boss of Thomas Cook is giving a third of her £5.7m bonus to a charity chosen by the parents of two children who died while on holiday in Corfu.

Washington Post encrypts the news

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 1:11pm
The Washington Post begins encrypting parts of its website to make it harder for governments and hackers to monitor the articles people are reading.

Argentina's lesson for Greece

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 1:07pm
What lessons can Greece learn from Argentina's default more than a decade ago?

'No remission' for Belfast murderers

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 1:03pm
Two men who murdered a couple in a Belfast flat are told by a judge that they will serve every day of their prison sentences without remission.

South Sudan army 'burnt girls alive'

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 1:00pm
South Sudan's army and allied militias "abducted, torched and gang-raped girls" during fighting against rebel forces in Unity state, a UN report says.

VIDEO: Indonesia pilot 'asked to return'

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 12:57pm
Many people have been killed after an Indonesian military plane crashed in a residential neighbourhood of Medan city.

Nigeria gay ban 'backed by 87%'

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 12:53pm
A new opinion poll suggests that 87% of people in Nigeria support the legal ban on same-sex relations, compared with 96% five years ago.

BBC Three online move approved

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 12:50pm
Plans to close BBC Three as a broadcast channel and move it online in January 2016 are approved by the BBC Trust

VIDEO: Murray's bird's eye view of London

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 12:43pm
Andy Murray is joined by BBC Sport's Lee McKenzie as he surveys the London skyline.

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