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VIDEO: Aerial view of new Glasgow landscape

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:52
Glasgow has been getting ready for the Games and investing money in 13 sporting venues across the city for more than six years.

VIDEO: No sleep for family in new Gaza

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:44
The BBC's Yolande Knell visits a family in Gaza struggling to maintain their day-to-day lives as the conflict between Hamas and Israel rages.

Children dead in Indian train crash

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:40
At least 13 children are killed along with their driver when a school bus is hit by a train in the Indian state of Telangana, police say.

Van Gaal has winning Man Utd start

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:30
Manchester United give new boss Louis van Gaal a winning start as they beat LA Galaxy 7-0 in a friendly in California.

Awesome scale of auditing every Afghan vote

Thu, 2014-07-24 02:19
Race against time to audit every Afghan vote

Wiggins questions price of Tour fame

Thu, 2014-07-24 01:31
Sir Bradley Wiggins says he sometimes wishes he had never won the Tour de France and Olympic gold in 2012.

US lifts ban on flights to Tel Aviv

Thu, 2014-07-24 01:22
The US aviation regulator lifts its ban on US carriers flying to Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport, but warns the situation remains "very fluid".

Chinese man admits sensor smuggling

Thu, 2014-07-24 00:52
A Chinese man pleads guilty to attempting to smuggle sensors made for the US military to China, after a US sting operation.

Taiwan plane crash: In pictures

Thu, 2014-07-24 00:50
TransAsia Airways plane crashes in Taiwan

VIDEO: China meat 'months' past expiry date

Thu, 2014-07-24 00:21
China detains five people as part of its probe into a firm that allegedly supplied out of date meat to fast food chains, including McDonald's and KFC.

Dogs 'hardwired' to be jealous wags

Wed, 2014-07-23 23:09
Jealousy is not just part of the human condition, a study suggests, it appears to be hard wired into the brains of dogs too.

Taiwan plane crash toll reaches 48

Wed, 2014-07-23 22:30
Forty-eight people are now known to have died after a passenger plane crashed in Taiwan's Penghu island, as a storm passed over the area.

Gaza: Hamas seeks to emerge stronger

Wed, 2014-07-23 21:59
Why the Palestinian group won't back down yet

Syria deaths mount as world looks on

Wed, 2014-07-23 21:40
Fighting continues, as Syria's Assad strengthens his position

CAR factions announce ceasefire

Wed, 2014-07-23 21:28
Rival armed groups in the Central African Republic sign a ceasefire agreement aimed at ending over a year of religious conflict.

VIDEO: Wine fraudster to be sentenced in US

Wed, 2014-07-23 21:24
Rudy Kurniawan, who manufactured phony vintage wine in his kitchen, will be sentenced for fraud on Thursday.

GM recalls 717,949 more vehicles

Wed, 2014-07-23 21:18
General Motors is recalling an additional 717,949 vehicles due to a range of issues, including loose bolts and potentially incomplete welding on some seat hooks.

Santiago rail crash families want answers

Wed, 2014-07-23 20:56
Families wait for answers year after Spanish rail disaster

Mary, African Queen of netball

Wed, 2014-07-23 20:41
Woman who beat "fat" jibes to turn Malawi into netball champions

Europeans with an eye on Edinburgh

Wed, 2014-07-23 20:16
Who are the Europeans with an eye on the Scottish referendum?