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India yoga guru BKS Iyengar dies

Tue, 2014-08-19 21:19
Legendary Indian yoga guru BKS Iyengar, who developed the Iyengar form of yoga, dies in the western city of Pune aged 95.
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How would 'Yes' vote affect Northern Ireland?

Tue, 2014-08-19 20:17
How would N Ireland's Orangemen feel if Scotland left the union?
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The island that kids learn to leave

Tue, 2014-08-19 17:26
Why hundreds of thousands of people have left Ireland
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VIDEO: Flying a vintage WW2 German plane

Tue, 2014-08-19 16:01
The Civil Aviation Agency is consulting on changes which would allow the owners of vintage planes to take paying passengers on flights.
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VIDEO: Could this man help save the world?

Tue, 2014-08-19 16:01
Jay Tate runs the National Near Earth Observation Centre - watching the skies for asteroids that could threaten the planet
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The man 'behind a million babies'

Tue, 2014-08-19 16:00
The man who says he's responsible for a million kids
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VIDEO: Sad lament of Syrian child brides

Tue, 2014-08-19 15:45
There has been a sharp increase in the number of girls under 18, who have fled the conflict in Syria, being forced into early marriages, the United Nations has told the BBC.
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VIDEO: Arrest over shipping container death

Tue, 2014-08-19 15:38
A man has been arrested in Northern Ireland over the death of an immigrant who was found in a container at Tilbury Docks on Saturday.
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VIDEO: Biker guilty of 'dangerous' ride

Tue, 2014-08-19 15:07
A biker who filmed himself nearly crashing into a car head-on at high speed is found guilty of dangerous driving.
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VIDEO: Iraq refugees in 'windswept dustbowl'

Tue, 2014-08-19 14:45
The United Nations is mounting a major aid operation to try and help more than half a million people who have fled for their lives from extremist Islamic State (IS) fighters in northern Iraq.
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VIDEO: Bradford rebuilds 2CV French classic

Tue, 2014-08-19 13:53
A Bradford company which revamps old Citroen 2CVs says more of the cars are being sold to France.
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VIDEO: Close-up: Mosul dam retaken from IS

Tue, 2014-08-19 09:52
The BBC's Jim Jim Muir visits the strategically important Mosul Dam, which Kurdish and Iraqi forces have retaken from Islamic State (IS) militants.
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VIDEO: Africa's elephants in net decline

Tue, 2014-08-19 07:26
A new study suggests the number of Africa's elephants has declined to a critical point.
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'Illegal immigrants' found in lorry

Tue, 2014-08-19 07:22
A lorry containing 20 people suspected of being illegal immigrants is stopped by police in Somerset.
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Sharkey fire killers launch appeals

Tue, 2014-08-19 07:21
Two men begin appeals against their convictions and life sentences for murdering three members of the Sharkey family in a deliberate house fire in Helensburgh.
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Arrest over shipping container death

Tue, 2014-08-19 07:17
A man is arrested on suspicion of manslaughter after a man was found dead inside a shipping container in Essex.
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Pakistan march to breach secure zone

Tue, 2014-08-19 07:04
Security is tightened in the secure zone of Pakistan's capital, Islamabad, after protest leader Imran Khan called on marchers to enter it.
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Bercow criticised over job role

Tue, 2014-08-19 06:49
Conservative MP Michael Fabricant calls for an inquiry into the way Speaker John Bercow chaired the panel to appoint Parliament's top official.
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Israel hits Gaza after new rockets

Tue, 2014-08-19 06:48
Israel's military says it has carried out air strikes in the Gaza Strip in response to fresh rocket fire, hours before a ceasefire was set to expire.
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UN launches northern Iraq aid push

Tue, 2014-08-19 06:46
A major aid operation to reach more than half a million people displaced by fighting in northern Iraq is launched by the UN refugee agency UNHCR.
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