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Russian missiles 'fell on Iran'

8 October 2015 - 7:26pm
Four Russian cruise missiles fired at Syria from the Caspian Sea landed on Iran, unnamed US officials say.

'Bond King' Bill Gross sues Pimco

8 October 2015 - 6:45pm
Former Pimco bond trader Bill Gross is suing his former employer for wrongful dismissal and claiming $200m in damages.

The changing face of North Korea

8 October 2015 - 6:38pm
What should we make of North Korea? It's the most isolated country on the planet with a leadership which boasts that it has nuclear devices. Steve Evans is there and reports that it is a country which is changing.

Finn impresses ahead of first Test

8 October 2015 - 6:30pm
England's Steven Finn takes four wickets in a warm-up game to press claims for a place in the first Test against Pakistan.

VIDEO: Inside the reclusive North Korea

8 October 2015 - 6:26pm
A BBC team has been granted rare access inside the reclusive state of North Korea.

VIDEO: Rescued yachtsman speaks of his ordeal

8 October 2015 - 6:15pm
Rescued yachtsman Julian Mustoe, 82, speaks of his ordeal

First drug 'slows' progressive MS

8 October 2015 - 6:08pm
The first drug to slow the decline in patients with primary-progressive multiple sclerosis has been reported.

Ignorance over Becky murder 'ridiculous'

8 October 2015 - 6:00pm
Any claims the woman accused of Becky Watts' murder was ignorant of the teenager's gruesome death are a "ridiculous concept", a jury hears.

Chelsea and Arsenal fined by FA

8 October 2015 - 5:58pm
Chelsea and Arsenal are fined £40,000 and £30,000 after failing to control their players at Stamford Bridge.

BBC to screen live e-sports tournament

8 October 2015 - 5:57pm
The BBC is to stream live coverage of an e-gaming contest for the first time

Hunt hints at junior doctor compromise

8 October 2015 - 5:53pm
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has hinted he may compromise in the junior doctor contract dispute in an attempt to get union leaders back into talks.

VIDEO: Drone flies over sea to deliver package

8 October 2015 - 5:50pm
A Singaporean package delivery firm flies a t-shirt and letter to a small island - but how long will it be before the tech is ready for regular use?

Gulf 'steps up' arms to Syria rebels

8 October 2015 - 5:44pm
Saudi Arabia is responding to Russian airstrikes on Syria by stepping up arms supplies to rebels, a Saudi government official tells the BBC.

Probe captures Pluto's 'blue sky'

8 October 2015 - 5:35pm
The New Horizons mission returns its first colour image of Pluto's atmospheric hazes and shows them to have a blue tinge.

VIDEO: Child refugees continue to die at sea

8 October 2015 - 5:23pm
The latest to lose their life at sea was a baby boy found washed up on the shores of Kos.

EU assesses insects-as-food risks

8 October 2015 - 4:48pm
The European Food Safety Authority publishes its initial risk assessment of using insects as a source of protein for human consumption and animal feed.

Bake Off fans defend Nadiya against 'politically correct' jibes

8 October 2015 - 4:44pm
Fans defend winner against 'politically correct' jibes

Pudsey features on polymer banknote

8 October 2015 - 4:35pm
Children in Need mascot Pudsey Bear is to feature on Bank of Scotland's first polymer banknote in a move to raise money for the charity.

France train terror hero stabbed in US

8 October 2015 - 4:32pm
Spencer Stone, hailed as a hero after a French train terror attack, is in hospital after being stabbed in Sacramento, California.

VW's US boss offers 'sincere apology'

8 October 2015 - 4:29pm
Volkswagen's US boss makes a "sincere apology" to US lawmakers for installing "defeat devices" to cheat emissions tests on its diesel cars.