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Samsung Galaxy S5: Expert views

BUSINESS - Fri, 2014-04-11 03:23
Samsung's latest smartphone swings in

Co-op Bank confirms £1.3bn losses

BUSINESS - Fri, 2014-04-11 02:59
The Co-operative Bank has confirmed it has made a loss of £1.3bn for 2013 and said it will not pay out £5m to former executives.

Japan approves new energy plan

BUSINESS - Fri, 2014-04-11 02:27
The Japanese government approves an energy plan that backs the use of nuclear power, despite public anxiety after the Fukushima disaster.

Academic Richard Hoggart dies at 95

ENTERTAINMENT - Fri, 2014-04-11 01:47
Academic and author Richard Hoggart, whose writing influenced ideas about the quality of contemporary life and the power of the media, dies at the age of 95.

VIDEO: Hi-tech goggles 'detect cancer cells'

HEALTH - Fri, 2014-04-11 01:43
A US trial of hi-tech goggles could reduce the need for secondary operations for cancer patients.

'Simple shapes and sweeping curves'

ENTERTAINMENT - Fri, 2014-04-11 01:36
Illustrator Stanley Chow's striking portraits

US condemns Russia gas warnings

BUSINESS - Fri, 2014-04-11 00:46
The US accuses Russia of using gas supplies to try to control Ukraine, as Nato defends the accuracy of satellite images of Russian troops near the border.

Cities on frontline of climate change struggle

SCIENCE & NATURE - Thu, 2014-04-10 22:19
Cities on frontline of climate change struggle

VIDEO: How St Paul's WW1 memorial was created

ENTERTAINMENT - Thu, 2014-04-10 22:05
A behind-the-scenes look at how artist Gerry Judah created twin sculptures for St Paul's Cathedral to commemorate World War One.

Can you live without processed food?

HEALTH - Thu, 2014-04-10 21:51
Can you live without processed food?

Queen and Margaret Thatcher back on stage

ENTERTAINMENT - Thu, 2014-04-10 21:49
Why the Queen and Margaret Thatcher are back on stage

Tove Lo: A Swedish pop star in waiting

ENTERTAINMENT - Thu, 2014-04-10 21:47
Swedish singer Tove Lo dissects her hit single Stay High

Fast Retailing sees lower profit

BUSINESS - Thu, 2014-04-10 21:44
Shares of Japan's Fast Retailing tumble in Tokyo trade after the company revises down its full year profit forecasts due to sluggish sales at home.

Call to review pet rabbit protection

SCIENCE & NATURE - Thu, 2014-04-10 21:01
Pet rabbits need better legal protection in the UK, according to an animal welfare researcher.

Doctors implant lab-grown vagina

SCIENCE & NATURE - Thu, 2014-04-10 20:45
Four women have had new vaginas grown in the laboratory and implanted by doctors in the US.

Doctors implant lab-grown vagina

HEALTH - Thu, 2014-04-10 20:45
Four women have had new vaginas grown in the laboratory and implanted by doctors in the US.

Irish culture celebrated in London

ENTERTAINMENT - Thu, 2014-04-10 20:00
Artists and musicians from Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland as well as descendants of Irish emigrants have performed in a London concert.

Great Train Robbery in miniature

ENTERTAINMENT - Thu, 2014-04-10 19:24
Model railway enthusiasts from Luton re-create one of the most infamous heists in history.

UN set to warn over 'dash for gas'

SCIENCE & NATURE - Thu, 2014-04-10 19:06
The United Nations is likely to warn governments that a "dash for gas" will not solve climate change, the BBC's Roger Harrabin reports.

UN set to warn over 'dash for gas'

BUSINESS - Thu, 2014-04-10 19:06
The United Nations is likely to warn governments that a "dash for gas" will not solve climate change, the BBC's Roger Harrabin reports.