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Seals caught 'sneaking' into harem

17 January 2015 - 1:05pm
The "secret" nocturnal sex life of England's largest seal colony is filmed for the first time by BBC Winterwatch cameras.

Fresh Charlie Hebdo protest in Niger

17 January 2015 - 12:44pm
Police in the capital of Niger fire tear gas during a protest against the French magazine Charlie Hebdo's Prophet Muhammad cartoon.

VIDEO: Britain's child star hits US charts

17 January 2015 - 12:33pm
Three years after finding fame on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, the 11-year-old from Essex has her first US Top 100 success.

Miliband accuses PM over pay plea

17 January 2015 - 12:31pm
Labour leader Ed Miliband says people will be "choking on their cornflakes" at the PM's call for firms benefitting from cheaper oil to give pay rises.

How Cameron solved Khan's visa woes

17 January 2015 - 12:20pm
Amir Khan says Prime Minister David Cameron helped him to get a visa to travel to the US when he was refused entry.

#FreeSpeechStories: France accused of 'double standards'

17 January 2015 - 12:18pm
Why is controversial comedian not afforded free speech, fans ask

Abusive commuter punched conductor

17 January 2015 - 12:05pm
An appeal is launched to trace a commuter who punched a train conductor when he stopped him from boarding after he was verbally abusive.

Man in court over arson attacks

17 January 2015 - 12:02pm
A man appears in court accused of arson following a series of fires in Oxfordshire, including one that caused major damage to council headquarters.

Pietersen leads Big Bash run-scorers

17 January 2015 - 11:22am
Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen is the leading run-scorer in the Big Bash after an unbeaten 67 for Melbourne Stars.

UN peacekeeper killed in Mali attack

17 January 2015 - 11:20am
Gunmen launch an attack on a UN camp in northern Mali, killing a UN peacekeeper and injuring at least one other, residents and eyewitnesses say.

Hammer threat to grocery shop worker

17 January 2015 - 10:56am
A shop worker is threatened with a hammer by a masked man in north Belfast.

VIDEO: Crowds sigh as Pope leaves early

17 January 2015 - 10:52am
An approaching storm forces the Pope to cut short his visit to the city of Tacloban, disappointing a large crowd.

Coach suspended after unsporting win

17 January 2015 - 10:34am
A California high-school basketball coach is suspended for two games after an "unsporting" 161-2 victory.

Sing at Wembley before FA Cup final

17 January 2015 - 10:25am
BBC Sport teams up with Songs of Praise to offer a fans' choir the chance to sing 'Abide With Me' at Wembley.

Top Yemen official seized in Sanaa

17 January 2015 - 10:17am
Yemen president's chief of staff has been abducted by gunmen in the capital Sanaa, security officials say.

Pensioner bonds 'hugely successful'

17 January 2015 - 10:16am
More than £1 billion of new pensioner bonds have been sold in two days, making them the "fastest-selling retail financial product in British history", according to Chancellor George Osborne.

Warning of 'hazardous' conditions

17 January 2015 - 10:09am
Drivers have been urged to be extra cautious on routes in some parts of Scotland due to the wintry conditions.

VIDEO: MH17: Seeking answers six months on

17 January 2015 - 9:49am
Six months on from the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over Ukraine, the families of many of the victims are still seeking answers.

Oscars head calls for more diversity

17 January 2015 - 9:27am
Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs says she wants to see more diversity in Oscar nominations, responding to a row about this year's nominees.

VIDEO: Scientists prepare for sub-Antarctic rat cull

17 January 2015 - 9:26am
British scientists are preparing for the world's biggest rat cull on a sub-Antarctic island.

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