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Jeremy Corbyn proposing digital 'bill of rights'

30 August 2016 - 11:46am
Every home and business in the UK would have guaranteed access to high-speed broadband as part of a digital "bill of rights" proposed by Jeremy Corbyn.

Julia Carneiro: Dilma Rousseff's last stand?

30 August 2016 - 10:52am
Suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's decision to defend herself may have been about making a grand exit, writes BBC Brasil's Julia Carneiro.

Red Hot Chili Peppers' bassist Flea meets Koko the gorilla

30 August 2016 - 10:42am
Red Hot Chili Peppers' bassist Flea says meeting Koko the gorilla was an experience he will never forget.

US Election: Battleground state Ohio voters share their views

30 August 2016 - 10:35am
The BBC's Nick Bryant speaks to voters in Ohio, one of nine key US battleground states in the US presidential election.

Mel Brooks leads tributes to Gene Wilder

30 August 2016 - 10:35am
Actor and director Mel Brooks leads an outpouring of tributes from entertainment figures to actor Gene Wilder, who has died aged 83.

Chinese embassy blast: Car bomb attack in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

30 August 2016 - 10:35am
A car driven by a suicide bomber explodes after ramming the gates of the Chinese embassy in the Kyrgyz capital, Bishkek, officials say.

Search for the Anthropocene 'golden spike'

30 August 2016 - 9:49am
Scientists investigating whether we have entered a new geological age are seeking a suitable "spike" in the environmental record that betrays significant human influence.

Soham lorry drives wrong way on roundabout near A14

30 August 2016 - 9:48am
A lorry driver who drove the wrong way around a roundabout has been allowed to keep his job.

Jumpy Americans

30 August 2016 - 9:26am
Travellers fled Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on Sunday in the latest case of panic at US airports. Are people getting jumpier about attacks?

Apple tax move praised by Nobel winner

30 August 2016 - 9:22am
Nobel Prize winner Joseph Stiglitz praises the EU on Apple's tax bill

The Apple tax battle explained

30 August 2016 - 9:17am
A guide to how Apple could be ordered to pay billions of euros in back taxes.

'It's like stepping back into a comfortable pair of slippers'

30 August 2016 - 8:04am
Thirteen years after it ended Cold Feet is back for a new series. Colin Paterson has been talking to the cast and creator about it.

Jack Wilshere: Arsenal midfielder available for loan move from Gunners

30 August 2016 - 7:57am
Arsenal are willing to let England midfielder Jack Wilshere go out on loan to get first-team football.

Autism in girls and women 'undiagnosed'

30 August 2016 - 7:52am
Millie is 14, and was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome two years ago - a condition that often goes undiagnosed in women and girls.

Australia hostel knife attack: Thomas Jackson dies

30 August 2016 - 7:34am
A British man who was injured trying to save a fellow backpacker as she was stabbed to death in Australia has died, Queensland Police says.

Notting Hill Carnival marred by 440 arrests and four knife attacks

30 August 2016 - 7:15am
The annual event sees police make 440 arrests and four people wounded in suspected stabbings.

Taylor Swift misses awards for jury duty

30 August 2016 - 7:14am
Is the real reason Taylor Swift wasn't at the MTV Video Music Awards because she was called up for jury duty in Nashville?

Newcastle Primark toddler kidnapping: Mother forgives culprits

30 August 2016 - 6:33am
The mother of a little girl who was kidnapped from a Primark store says she forgives the two teenagers who took her.

'I didn't know drinking would harm my child'

30 August 2016 - 6:19am
South Africa has the highest reported rate of babies born with foetal alcohol syndrome - Nomsa Maseko reports from the Western Cape.

Twins conjoined at birth prepare to start school

30 August 2016 - 4:52am
Twins Rosie and Ruby Formosa, who were born conjoined and had an operation to separate them, are preparing to start school.