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Hodei: The man who vanished

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 17:05
Tens of thousands of people go missing in Europe every year. Some for days, some for months, some for years. Some vanish entirely. This is the story of one of them.

VIDEO: The Tube train that's now an office

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 17:02
BBC News looks at a refurbished Tube train in London, which has become an unlikely office space for a group of workers.

The entrepreneurs who are never home

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 17:02
The business owners who spend all their time on the road

VIDEO: 'We need Europeans to save us'

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 16:40
In the Hungarian capital, Budapest, scuffles have broken out between migrants and the authorities outside Keleti station.

Cardiff jihadist, 21, killed in Syria

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 16:33
A Cardiff man who is one of three from the city to have joined a jihadist group in Syria has died, the BBC is told.

Emissions 'far above' 2C target

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 16:29
Researchers say that global efforts to cut carbon are far short of what's needed to avert dangerous climate change.

VIDEO: Gas canister 'cause of house explosion'

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 16:14
It is thought a gas canister caused a huge explosion which ripped a house apart in Cornwall.

Budapest standoff enters second night

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 16:05
Angry migrants are stranded outside a Budapest railway station for a second night, as the EU struggles to agree a common response to the refugee crisis.

Outcry over drowned migrant boy photo

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 16:02
Images emerge of a three-year-old Syrian boy, whom reports name as Aylan, who drowned when the migrant boat he was in capsized off Turkey.

Alton Towers founder buys theme park

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 15:33
Alton Towers founder John Broome intends to turn a Cornwall theme park into a "premier European resort."

VIDEO: Did Cornish pasties originate in London?

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 15:31
A food writer from Yorkshire has claimed that Cornish pasties aren't really from Cornwall at all.

France drops Arafat poisoning probe

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 15:29
French judges say they have dropped an investigation into claims that former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was poisoned.

Migrant images put pressure on UK policy

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 15:20
David Cameron's conviction is that it's more effective to tackle the cause of the migrant crisis than the symptom - but images of a toddler washed up on a Turkish beach could add pressure on him to change course.

Is Teesta Setalvad India's most hounded activist?

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 14:50
India's best-known activist tells BBC's Soutik Biswas that she has been vilified for running a dogged campaign to hold PM Narendra Modi responsible for the Gujarat riots.

Witnessing Japan's surrender in China

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 14:42
When China's war with Japan ended in 1945, Rupert Wingfield-Hayes' great-uncle was sent to Shanghai to find out what had happened to British citizens trapped there in World War Two.

Eurostar passengers 'left in dark'

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 13:28
Eurostar passengers left stranded overnight in Calais arrive back in London, saying they were left on a dark train with no food for hours.

Motorola announces new smartwatches

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 13:22
Motorola is to release two second-generation models of its Moto 360 smartwatch, one of which will contain a GPS chip.

Lotus set to race at Italian GP

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 13:08
Lotus are set to race at this weekend's Italian Grand Prix despite the British-based team facing an uncertain future.

Ex-Rangers chiefs charged over sale

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 12:49
Former Rangers owner Craig Whyte and ex-chief executive Charles Green charged with conspiracy and involvement in serious organised crime.

Why Wales will reach Euros - Hartson

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 12:43
Former Wales striker John Hartson on what has taken Chris Coleman's team to the brink of qualifying for Euro 2016.