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Public service worker attacks rise

15 hours 40 min ago
Violence against public service workers in Scotland rose again last year to 37,052, more than 100 attacks every day.

Piracy row Scot 'struggles' in India

15 hours 41 min ago
A Scottish man trapped in India by a dispute over anti-piracy operations says he is struggling to support himself.

Scotland to reduce drink-drive limit

15 hours 45 min ago
The Scottish government is to reduce the country's drink-drive limit in time for Christmas, making it lower than that south of the border.

Briton dies after 'Brazil robbery'

15 hours 50 min ago
A British man has died in Brazil, reportedly after being shot during a robbery at a bar.

Giant poppy made by 1,400 GCHQ staff

15 hours 56 min ago
More than 1,400 intelligence agency staff create a giant poppy in the centre of the GCHQ "doughnut" building in Cheltenham.

VIDEO: 'Religion made me a better player'

16 hours 1 min ago
England's newest cricket star Moeen Ali speaks to the BBC about his sport and his religion.

Islamic State: Diary of life in Mosul

16 hours 12 min ago
Mosul diary: Inside the city ruled by Islamic State

'Sunshine can slow weight gain'

16 hours 17 min ago
Exposure to sunshine could slow down weight gain and the development of diabetes, research on mice suggests.

Roman gums 'healthier than ours'

16 hours 18 min ago
People living in Roman Britain had healthier gums than their modern-day descendants, a feat of archaeological dentistry shows.

VIDEO: 'Do you think I lack imagination?'

16 hours 22 min ago
Russell Brand speaks to Newsnight about his "alternative to corporate hegemony".

Spanish art gems head for UK town

16 hours 24 min ago
A new art gallery showing major works of art from Spain's "golden age" is to open in a former bank in Bishop Auckland, County Durham.

Cliff Richard police raid 'inept'

16 hours 25 min ago
The handling of a police raid at the home of veteran pop star Sir Cliff Richard is described as inept by the Commons Home Affairs Committee.

Spurs boss hails Lamela wonder goal

16 hours 37 min ago
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino says Erik Lamela's Europa League wonder-strike was the best goal scored by one of his players.

Job centres to get digital makeover

16 hours 50 min ago
Computer workstations, electronic signature pads and free wi-fi are rolling out across UK job centres.

Are robots too cute for comfort?

16 hours 53 min ago
Why big-eyed droids are cause for concern

Call to scrap term-time holiday ban

17 hours 1 sec ago
Council leaders call for a more "common-sense approach" to term-time holidays.

Star MI5 wartime agent was bank clerk

17 hours 1 min ago
A wartime MI5 agent who secretly penetrated the ranks of the UK's Nazi sympathisers has been identified as an unassuming suburban bank clerk, new files show.

US returns ancient artefacts to Peru

23 October 2014 - 11:53pm
The US returns about 20 ancient Peruvian artefacts - some more than 1,800 years old - that had been looted from pre-Columbian graves.

UK gives extra £80m for Ebola fight

23 October 2014 - 11:51pm
Prime Minister David Cameron pledges an extra £80m of aid for the fight against the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

Predictions: Lawro v Mark Wright

23 October 2014 - 11:49pm
BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on Towie star Mark Wright and his Strictly Come Dancing partner Karen Hauer.

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