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VIDEO: Ice skating on Havana's waterfront

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 19:37
Ice skating in Havana's waterfront

In pictures: Inside an Indian high court

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 19:22
Rare access - an Indian high court at work

The man who hid behind a trail name

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 19:11
How a US hiking tradition helped hide a fugitive

Nepal seeks expert advice on tourism

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 18:45
Tourism operators in earthquake-hit Nepal seek guidance from international experts on which areas can be declared safe for trekking and mountaineering.

House: Cutting inequality cuts crime

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 18:43
Tackling inequality is key to tackling crime, according to Scotland's most senior police officer.

Sending ice to Antarctica

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 18:37
Scientists have come up with a new way of preserving samples of ice from mountain glaciers. They are creating an ice vault in the coldest place on Earth - Antarctica.

Violent Baltimore sees fewer arrests

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 18:13
The number of arrests made by Baltimore police in May has plummeted as shootings and homicides have dramatically increased.

Crowd size estimated with phone data

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 18:10
A study tests the idea that large crowds can be counted using data from mobile phone usage and Twitter.

UK nations 'have biggest skills gap'

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 18:01
UK nations have some of the biggest skills gaps between young people who are not in education, employment or training and those in work, suggests a study.

SpaceX cleared for military launches

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 17:56
The US Air Force clears billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX to launch military and spy satellites.

Howe is LMA manager of the year

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 17:23
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe is named the League Managers' Association manager of the year.

VIDEO: Photo project addresses Lebanon racism

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 17:03
BBC News hears how an exhibition is highlighting Lebanon's ethnic diversity to address racism.

VIDEO: Turkey's fast train to success?

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 17:02
Will Turkey's infrastructure projects, such as this high-speed train, prove to be a vote-winner for the governing AK Party?

VIDEO: Visit to Taiwan's Hello Kitty restaurant

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 17:02
Children and adults alike have been flocking to Taiwan's increasing number of themed restaurants, including one where almost every item of food and much of the decor feature Hello Kitty's iconic face.

'Coasting' schools improvement plan

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 17:01
A more rapid intervention for underperforming schools in England is expected to be announced in the Queen's Speech.

Wilshaw backs academy takeovers

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 17:01
Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw says head teachers of coasting schools should be replaced.

How will the new Right to Buy work?

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 17:00
The extension to Mrs Thatcher's Right to Buy scheme - controversial at the time - promises to be one of the first big controversies of the new Conservative government.

Strike changes: what do they mean?

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 17:00
The new Conservative government is set to detail 'significant changes' to the way unions can call a strike in the Queen's Speech. The BBC's John Moylan looks at what the changes mean.

Bolt wins 200m on European return

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 16:57
Usain Bolt wins his first race of the year in Europe, but fails to break 20 seconds in the 200m at the Golden Spike meet.

Cold sore virus 'treats skin cancer'

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 16:43
A genetically engineered version of a virus that normally causes cold sores shows real promise for treating skin cancer, say researchers.