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Row over 'bonkers' EU energy plan

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 21:28
EU commissioners meet today to agree an energy savings target for 2030 amid serious disagreement about how ambitious it should be.

VIDEO: Madrid fans' joy at Rodriguez signing

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 20:52
Real Madrid have signed World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez from French league club Monaco.

VIDEO: Goodluck Jonathan meets girls' parents

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 20:42
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has had his first meeting with the parents of the 219 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Islamist extremists.

VIDEO: Would you eat a 'waste' food curry?

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 20:21
Adam Smith set up the UK's first cafe which serves only waste, or "intercepted", food.

US court allows Arizona execution

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 19:39
The US Supreme Court clears the way for Arizona to execute a murderer who had sought information about the lethal drugs to be used to kill him.

Electronic Arts earnings surge 51%

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 19:31
US video game publisher Electronic Arts reports a 51% jump in profit for the April-to-June quarter, boosted by strong sales of titles like Titanfall and FIFA 2014.

VIDEO: Saudi Arabian stock market opens up

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 19:29
Saudi Arabia's stock market will open up to foreign investors for the first time.

Dream Cars: Innovative Design, Visionary Ideas

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 19:14
Models and conceptual drawings by famous car manufacturers

Do four-year-olds need a graduation ceremony?

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 18:27
Do four-year-olds need a graduation ceremony?

'Fewer degree offers' for minorities

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 18:16
Ethnic minority students are less likely to receive offers from UK universities than their white British peers, research suggests.

The curious world of street furniture

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:21
The curious world of England's street furniture

Labour's Frank Dobson to quit as MP

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:16
Former Labour cabinet member Frank Dobson announces he will stand down as an MP at the general election next year.

Will MH17 air disaster damage Putin?

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:16
Will MH17 disaster tarnish Putin's reputation?

Figures reveal rape report locations

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:15
More rapes were reported in West Fife than any other area in Scotland over a 14-month period, according to data obtained by BBC Scotland.

Call for greater silica safeguards

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:13
Academics at the University of Stirling call on the Health and Safety Executive to tighten workplace exposure limits on harmful silica dust.

Leaders hail Glasgow 2014 legacy

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:12
The Prime Minister David Cameron and First Minister Alex Salmond have been focusing on the legacy of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

VIDEO: The Commonwealth Games in 60 seconds

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:12
As the Commonwealth Games kick off in Glasgow, the BBC explains the background to the action - in 60 seconds.

The deaths uniting women across the world

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:10
The deaths that unite women across the world

VIDEO: Heroin antidote offers cities hope

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:02
As the US grapples with a resurgence of heroin addiction, emergency workers and addicts' families are turning to an "antidote" called Naloxone to prevent overdose.

Fly on the Facebook wall documentary

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:01
The TV team 'spying' on students' social media lives