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Why has Sweden got more boys than girls?

Fri, 2016-01-29 20:25
Why does Sweden have more teenage boys than girls?

Thousands to join Big Garden Birdwatch

Fri, 2016-01-29 20:16
More than half a million people are expected to take part in an annual birdwatch this weekend and record species spotted in gardens and parks.

Tales from the Calais 'Jungle hotel'

Fri, 2016-01-29 19:27
Tea, rivalry and money-making schemes in the Calais "Jungle"

McCartney portraits 'reunited' for show

Fri, 2016-01-29 19:25
Two portraits of Paul McCartney painted in the Beatles' heyday in 1967 are on display together for the first time.

Penthouse pressure on ex-Brazil head

Fri, 2016-01-29 19:25
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva must testify over allegations that he failed to declare ownership of a luxury penthouse.

Israeli vulture cleared of spying

Fri, 2016-01-29 19:19
A griffon vulture detained in Lebanon on suspicion of spying for Israel has been returned home after UN intervention, Israeli officials say.

VIDEO: Iowa voters talk politics over pie

Fri, 2016-01-29 19:08
In Iowa, voters bake and talk about the election

Proton cancer therapy 'proves effective'

Fri, 2016-01-29 19:08
Proton beam cancer therapy - at the centre of an NHS controversy two years ago - causes fewer side effects than conventional radiotherapy, research suggests.

VIDEO: Unpublished photos of Sex Pistols

Fri, 2016-01-29 19:01
A new exhibition in London features a largely unpublished series of photographs of the Sex Pistols taken for French magazine Actuel six months after the punk band had broken up.

Lift-off for space laser network

Fri, 2016-01-29 19:00
Europe begins the roll out of a space data superhighway, which will allow faster delivery of satellite images of unfolding natural disasters.

Cup can buy Van Gaal time - Shearer

Fri, 2016-01-29 18:49
Winning the FA Cup could buy time for Louis van Gaal to succeed at Manchester United, says ex-England striker Alan Shearer.

One of escaped trio held in California

Fri, 2016-01-29 18:32
Police in California have arrested one of three escaped inmates after the fugitive told a friend he wanted to turn himself.

VIDEO: Migrants rescued from sinking boat

Fri, 2016-01-29 17:48
Italy's coast guard has released pictures of a rescue operation off the coast of Greece.

Derby County 1-3 Manchester United

Fri, 2016-01-29 17:14
Manchester United relieve the pressure on boss Louis van Gaal after an FA Cup fourth-round win over Derby.

Trespasser forces Eurostar suspension

Fri, 2016-01-29 16:51
Eurostar trains from London are suspended after a man got on to the railway line at Dagenham Dock.

US stocks rise on Bank of Japan action

Fri, 2016-01-29 16:44
US shares opened higher on the last day of trading in January despite a disappointing fourth quarter growth report.

Clinton emails declared 'top secret'

Fri, 2016-01-29 15:55
Seven email chains from Hillary Clinton's private account have been withheld from publication as "top secret" say US officials.

Three defends mobile 'price hike'

Fri, 2016-01-29 15:03
Mobile network Three has defended its decision to end a popular "all you can eat" phone contract, offering an automatic upgrade to a more expensive plan.

Iran 'flies drone over US warship'

Fri, 2016-01-29 14:53
Iran flew an unarmed drone over a US aircraft carrier and took "precise" photographs during a naval drill in the Gulf, its state broadcaster says.

VIDEO: Doctor's daughter turned cult member

Fri, 2016-01-29 14:37
A Maoist cult leader who committed a string of sex assaults and kept his daughter captive in London for three decades is jailed for 23 years.