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VIDEO: Rise in Australian shark attacks

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 19:49
The number of shark attacks in New South Wales has been particularly high this year.

Extreme poverty falls to record low

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 19:05
The World Bank says that for the first time less than 10% of the world's population will be living in extreme poverty by the end of 2015.

Cut pensioner benefits 'immediately'

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 19:02
Ministers should not delay unpopular cuts to benefits for pensioners, many of whom might "not be around" by the next election, says a think tank director.

VIDEO: India's cow-based skin care products

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 18:19
One firm in India is now using urine and dung from cows as unusual ingredients in its range of skin products and household items.

How to tackle network intruders

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 17:46
Why many companies and large organisations are really bad at spotting when cybercriminals break in to their networks.

Is the chilli pepper friend or foe?

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 17:33
Is the chilli pepper friend or foe?

Portugal centre-right wins re-election

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 17:25
Portugal's governing centre-right coalition wins a general election that has been widely seen as a referendum on four years of austerity.

Can Pakistan and India ever live in harmony?

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 17:21
India and Pakistan's leaders may both want to settle their countries' differences - but there's little sign of them being able to do so, says Owen Bennett-Jones.

VIDEO: How plastic may end up in your food

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 17:13
Biologist Dr Pennie Lindeque from Plymouth Marine Laboratory explains how plastics in the marine environment get into the food chain.

VIDEO: 'The Black Museum' of crime

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 17:09
Evidence and artefacts from some of the most notorious crimes ever committed are going on public display for the first time.

Crashed WW2 Spitfire to be unearthed

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 17:08
A Spitfire that crashed in a Cambridgeshire village while on a routine training exercise during World War Two is being dug up by archaeologists.

Why Liverpool sacked manager Rodgers

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 17:08
Why did Liverpool sack manager Rodgers?

The car crash that created a millionaire

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 17:01
The near-death experience that created a tech millionaire

Businesses consider UK's EU question

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 17:01
A topic of debate at this week's Conservative Party conference will be the UK's relationship with Brussels ahead of a referendum due in 2017.

Dozens of 999 calls from Sports Direct

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 17:01
Ambulances were called out to the headquarters of one of Europe's largest sports retailers 76 times in two years, a BBC investigation finds.

Funding plea for rare lung disease

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 17:01
An incurable lung disease is claiming lives because of a lack of funding and research, according to a charity.

Are drones dangerous or harmless fun?

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 17:01
Are drones dangerous or just harmless fun?

Liverpool sack manager Rodgers

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 16:37
Liverpool sack manager Brendan Rodgers an hour after the Premier League draw with Merseyside rivals Everton.

Merkel: VW scandal won't harm Germany

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 16:25
The Volkswagen emissions scandal was a "dramatic event" but would not inflict lasting damage on Germany's reputation, Angela Merkel says.

VIDEO: The Hit: Irish through, England blue

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 16:09
The Hit looks back at the best of Sunday's action from the Rugby World Cup as Ireland qualify for the quarter-finals.