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Cybercriminals exploit Flash bug

7 hours 41 min ago
An exploit which takes advantage of a flaw in Adobe's Flash Player is being used by cybercriminals.

VIDEO: Heatwave grips UK as 30C temps forecast

7 hours 43 min ago
Britain is heading for a heatwave with temperatures forecast to top 30C on Tuesday and Wednesday, as Duncan Kennedy reports.

VIDEO: Leap second: What does it mean?

7 hours 57 min ago
Midnight will come later tonight, as for the first time in three years, an extra second is added to the official time set by atomic clocks.

China climate change plan unveiled

8 hours 4 min ago
China - the world's largest emitter of greenhouse gases - has announced details of its climate action plan.

What are you going to do with your leap second?

8 hours 7 min ago
What are you going to do with your leap second?

Storms warning after hottest day

8 hours 16 min ago
Forecasters warn of severe thunderstorms, as the hottest temperature in Wales so far this year is recorded.

French hardliner Pasqua dies at 88

8 hours 18 min ago
One of France's best-known hardline conservatives, ex-interior minister Charles Pasqua, dies of a heart attack in hospital aged 88.

Dimbleby quits UCL over Tim Hunt row

8 hours 20 min ago
Jonathan Dimbleby resigns from his honorary fellowship at University College London, in protest over its refusal to reinstate Prof Sir Tim Hunt.

How safe is UK a decade after 7/7?

8 hours 22 min ago
Almost 10 years since the 7/7 London bomb attacks, is the UK safer or under greater threat?

MPs not taking rise 'embarrassing'

8 hours 36 min ago
Conservative backbench MP Adam Afriyie says MPs who have said they will donate their £7,000 pay rise to charity are "quite embarrassing".

VIDEO: Warning after 171ft bridge slide

8 hours 51 min ago
Teenagers who filmed themselves climbing a 171 ft (52 metres) bridge - and sliding down it - are criticised by police.

VIDEO: Greece debt crisis: Small island woes

8 hours 51 min ago
How is the €60 cash cap for withdrawals affecting the smaller islands?

Will soaring temperatures affect the tennis at Wimbledon?

9 hours 28 sec ago
Will high temperatures make the game faster at Wimbledon?

Argentina's lesson for Greece

9 hours 16 min ago
What lessons can Greece learn from Argentina's default more than a decade ago?

South Sudan army 'burnt girls alive'

9 hours 22 min ago
South Sudan's army and allied militias "abducted, torched and gang-raped girls" during fighting against rebel forces in Unity state, a UN report says.

VIDEO: Indonesia pilot 'asked to return'

9 hours 26 min ago
Scores of people have been killed after an Indonesian military plane crashed in a residential neighbourhood of Medan city.

Nigeria gay ban 'backed by 87%'

9 hours 30 min ago
A new opinion poll suggests that 87% of people in Nigeria support the legal ban on same-sex relations, compared with 96% five years ago.

BBC Three online move approved

9 hours 33 min ago
Plans to close BBC Three as a broadcast channel and move it online in January 2016 are approved by the BBC Trust

VIDEO: Murray's bird's eye view of London

9 hours 40 min ago
Andy Murray is joined by BBC Sport's Lee McKenzie as he surveys the London skyline.

Ex-travel boss gives £1.9m to charity

9 hours 42 min ago
The former boss of Thomas Cook is giving a third of her £5.7m bonus to a charity chosen by the parents of two children who died while on holiday in Corfu.

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