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Paxman's show wins warm reviews

Tue, 2014-08-19 02:58
Broadcaster Jeremy Paxman's one-man show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival gains a favourable response from newspaper critics.
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VIDEO: Life on two wheels: Beijing and Cairo

Tue, 2014-08-19 02:55
The BBC looks at what it is like to be a cyclist in different parts of the world.
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VIDEO: Tim Vine wins 'funniest joke' award

Tue, 2014-08-19 02:41
Comedian Tim Vine talks to BBC Breakfast about winning the funniest joke at Edinburgh festival and why he thinks being funny 'isn't rocket science'.
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Police 'breach social media rules'

Tue, 2014-08-19 02:05
Hundreds of police officers in England and Wales have been investigated for breaching social media guidelines, an investigation reveals.
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Fresh unrest shakes riot-hit US town

Tue, 2014-08-19 02:02
US police and protesters clash again in Ferguson, Missouri, as President Barack Obama urges calm over the fatal shooting of an unarmed teenager.
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Vine wins funniest Fringe joke award

Tue, 2014-08-19 01:18
A joke by Tim Vine is voted the funniest at this year's Edinburgh Fringe, making him the first comedian to win the accolade twice.
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Mourinho wants substitute Cech to stay

Tue, 2014-08-19 00:13
Jose Mourinho wants keeper Petr Cech to stay, despite the Chelsea boss picking Thibaut Courtois for the 3-1 win at Burnley.
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Ex-enterprise chiefs clash on pound

Tue, 2014-08-19 00:07
Two former heads of Scottish Enterprise are due to outline opposing views on the currency of an independent Scotland.
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What next for England's part-time World Cup winners?

Mon, 2014-08-18 23:56
Will England Women's Rugby World Cup win hasten the change to professionalism, or is sevens where the game's future lies?
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England: What's fixed and what's still broken?

Mon, 2014-08-18 23:24
What's fixed and what's still broken?
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VIDEO: 'I am Malala' memoirs re-versioned

Mon, 2014-08-18 23:12
Malala Yousafzai's memoirs 'I am Malala' was originally released in 2013 has just been reversioned for young people. She speaks to BBC School Reporters in a Birmingham library
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Borders 'fiasco' and Assange's 'stunt' - the papers

Mon, 2014-08-18 21:41
Some front pages focus on the ruling that the UK government must pay £224m to an American defence corporation over an axed contract to vet travellers.
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Thatcher's chemistry with Hodgkin

Mon, 2014-08-18 21:08
How Thatcher stayed friends with her leftwing teacher
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Royal Blood rewrite the rules of rock

Mon, 2014-08-18 20:26
Royal Blood rewrite the rules of rock
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Brain stimulation 'helps in stroke'

Mon, 2014-08-18 18:12
Stimulating the part of the brain which controls movement may help people recover from strokes.
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Cancer girl mum in school absence row

Mon, 2014-08-18 17:17
The mother of a seven-year-old child who battled cancer is facing prosecution for not sending her to school.
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VIDEO: The hunt for Myanmar's missing bell

Mon, 2014-08-18 16:42
A new search has begun in Myanmar for the Dhammazedi Bell - said to have fallen into a river near the country's capital in 1608
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VIDEO: Besson makes Scarlett superhuman

Mon, 2014-08-18 16:16
French film director Luc Besson talks about his new science fiction thriller called Lucy, starring Scarlett Johansson
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10 theories on how uptalk originated

Mon, 2014-08-18 16:13
Did Neighbours change the way British people speak?
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The bit of Scotland where English people go to get married

Mon, 2014-08-18 16:11
The village in Scotland where English people go to get married
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