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Is John Travolta too touchy-feely?

Mon, 2015-02-23 20:07
Were John Travolta's Oscars greetings inappropriate?

Rats 'not main cause of Black Death'

Mon, 2015-02-23 20:02
Gerbils from Asia rather than black rats were responsible for repeated outbreaks of the bubonic plague in Europe, a study suggests.

South Africa cricket: Not just a 'white sport'?

Mon, 2015-02-23 20:00
Can South African cricket attract non-white players?

Militants, migrants and the Med: Europe's Libya problem

Mon, 2015-02-23 19:53
Could IS fighters cross the Mediterranean to reach Europe?

Hungary defeat shakes ruling Fidesz

Mon, 2015-02-23 19:41
Defeat shakes Hungary's ruling party

A new lease of life for Italy's aqua vitae?

Mon, 2015-02-23 19:24
How the drink Italians gulp before battle is making a comeback

Firms flouting minimum wage named

Mon, 2015-02-23 19:22
The government names 70 companies that have failed to pay workers the minimum wage.

Seeing inside dead bodies

Mon, 2015-02-23 19:20
What does being a pathologists really involve?

Greece unveils eurozone reforms

Mon, 2015-02-23 19:13
Greece has unveiled an early summary of the reforms demanded of eurozone leaders in order to secure a bailout extension.

Deciding vote on three-person babies

Mon, 2015-02-23 19:12
Peers will decide later whether to make the historic move to allow the creation of babies with DNA from two women and one man.

Are low oil prices here to stay?

Mon, 2015-02-23 19:08
How long will prices remain this cheap?

Oil and gas industry in 'bleak' 2014

Mon, 2015-02-23 19:01
The UK offshore oil and gas industry saw its worst performance for four decades last year, according to a survey by Oil & Gas UK.

VIDEO: The oil price drop - in 90 seconds

Mon, 2015-02-23 19:00
BBC News looks at why oil prices have been falling, and what the impact has been.

Israel PM 'differed' over Iran

Mon, 2015-02-23 18:52
Israeli intelligence took a different view of Iran's nuclear capabilities from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a leaked cable suggests.

VIDEO: Ex-leader dragged into Maldives court

Mon, 2015-02-23 18:39
There were dramatic scenes outside a court in the Maldives where the country's former president Mohamed Nasheed was to attend a hearing.

Asylum seekers 'abused in detention'

Mon, 2015-02-23 18:38
Australia is investigating dozens of allegations of sexual abuse of asylum seekers in detention centres.

BHP profits slump by almost a third

Mon, 2015-02-23 18:38
Profits at mining giant BHP Billiton fall 31% due to the falling price of iron ore, coal, copper and other commodities.

Qataris, Obama and US hostage policy

Mon, 2015-02-23 18:26
US President Barack Obama is scheduled to meet with the emir of Qatar on Tuesday. They may talk about hostage negotiations.

Canadian 'freezeway' to reclaim winter

Mon, 2015-02-23 18:04
The plan to turn 11km of a Canadian city into an ice rink

The Chicago election that could be bad news for Hillary

Mon, 2015-02-23 17:56
Mayoral races rarely make national headlines, but hopeful 2016 Democrats will be glued to the race in Chicago on Tuesday.