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Faulty part 'factor' in AirAsia crash

10 min 43 sec ago
A faulty component as well as the crew's response caused an AirAsia plane to crash into the Java Sea last December, killing 162 people, Indonesian officials say.

VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe on hunchbacks and Harry P

27 min 24 sec ago
Daniel Radcliffe talks to BBC Breakfast about his latest role alongside James McAvoy in the film Victor Frankenstein.

Scotland women reach last four

40 min 11 sec ago
Scotland are through to the semi-finals of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 Qualifier after beating Thailand.

Two banks warned in annual stress test

1 hour 12 min ago
Royal Bank of Scotland and Standard Chartered were the weakest of Britain’s seven largest banks in a Bank of England economic stress test.

Heathrow conditions 'must be met'

3 hours 11 min ago
The government should not support building a third runway at Heathrow until certain environmental conditions can be met, MPs say.

Japanese whaling ships depart for hunt

4 hours 27 min ago
Japanese whaling ships depart for the controversial annual Antarctic hunt, despite international opposition.

VIDEO: Police chase 80mph drunk driver

4 hours 27 min ago
West Midlands Police have released a video of a drunk driver swerving across the M5, as forces across the region begin the Christmas anti-drink drive campaign

Prince Charles to make forest appeal

4 hours 31 min ago
Prince Charles is to call for better protection of the world's forests at the UN climate conference in Paris.

Turkey challenges Russia over IS claim

4 hours 37 min ago
Turkey's President Erodgan challenges Russia to prove its claim that Ankara shot down a Russian plane to protect oil trade with Islamic State.

Organ donor law 'revolution' begins

6 hours 41 sec ago
Wales becomes the first nation in the UK to introduce a "revolutionary" new system to increase the number of organ donors.

Labour to launch EU 'In' campaign

6 hours 31 min ago
Labour is to officially launch its campaign for the UK to stay in the EU, arguing that the country's security depends on its continued membership.

Visa protest sign of new boldness in Cuba

6 hours 36 min ago
Rare street protests in Havana over Ecuador's decision to require Cubans to obtain a visa to visit the country are a sign of social change, says Will Grant.

Do 20% of British Muslims really sympathise with jihadists?

6 hours 41 min ago
Do 20% of British Muslims really sympathise with jihadists?

Chinese manufacturing activity worsens

6 hours 53 min ago
Factory activity in the world's second largest economy, China, deteriorates in November as the manufacturing sector continues to shrink.

Does the Royal Institution have a future?

6 hours 56 min ago
UK scientific bodies were formed more than a hundred years ago to educate the public. Have they outlived their usefulness?

Young, geeky and black in Memphis

7 hours 11 min ago
A group in Memphis is teaching young black girls to code, in an effort to address problems of diversity in the tech industry.

Can we cut the sugar in our food?

7 hours 23 min ago
Can we cut the sugar in our packaged food?

'Too pretty to be in a wheelchair'

7 hours 28 min ago
Disabled bloggers on the importance of make-up and fashion

The difference between lying and misleading

7 hours 37 min ago
Is it ever OK for politicians to mislead voters?

'It's all good'

7 hours 43 min ago
As the law on organ donation changes in Wales, we look at the story of extreme sports star Richard Taylor, his extraordinary appetite for life and how his tragic death was a blessing to so many.