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VIDEO: Humans outsmarted by clever rooks

Tue, 2014-07-01 05:51
The British Trust for Ornithology wants members of the public to report their observations to help study the behaviour of some of our cleverest garden birds, rooks.

VIDEO: Should EU abolish Strasbourg building?

Tue, 2014-07-01 05:50
Should the EU's parliament building in Strasbourg be abolished, and all sessions held in Brussels instead?

West Midlands PCC dies aged 59

Tue, 2014-07-01 05:43
West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner Bob Jones dies aged 59.

German Schulz set to lead MEPs again

Tue, 2014-07-01 05:34
As new MEPs meet for the first time, German Socialist Martin Schulz is poised to lead the European Parliament again.

Tinder sued for sexual harassment

Tue, 2014-07-01 05:06
Former boss, Whitney Wolfe, is suing the dating app Tinder over claims including a co-worker calling her a "whore".

Pistorius acoustic expert quizzed

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:59
An acoustic expert is cross-examined about screams heard on the night South African Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius killed is girlfriend.

Erdogan to run for Turkey presidency

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:55
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is to run for president in the August election, the ruling AK Party confirms.

South African engineers go on strike

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:51
More than 200,000 engineering and metalworkers in South Africa have gone on strike, with marches taking place in six major cities across the country.

Deadly bomb hits Nigeria market

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:48
At least five people have been killed in an explosion at a market in Maiduguri, north-eastern Nigeria, a witness tells the BBC.

'Cheat' Vincent is banned for life

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:46
Former New Zealand batsman Lou Vincent is banned for life and admits he is a "cheat" who "shamed" the sport by match-fixing.

Japan approves landmark military move

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:43
Japan's cabinet approves a landmark change in security policy, paving the way for its military to fight overseas.

Sarkozy held over influence claims

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:35
Nicolas Sarkozy is detained for questioning over alleged influence peddling, in an unprecedented step against a former French president.

Police review fresh Harris claims

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:34
Police will look at further allegations against Rolf Harris after the entertainer was found guilty of 12 counts of indecent assault.

VIDEO: Palace refuge for displaced Ukrainians

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:31
Refugees from eastern Ukraine and Crimea are finding refuge at the former Ukrainian president's luxurious residence - Mezhigorye.

VIDEO: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford leaves rehab

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:25
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he is "ashamed, embarrassed and humiliated" by his behaviour after leaving rehab following two months of intensive treatment.

VIDEO: Ukraine president ends ceasefire

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:20
Ukraine's President says the ceasefire with Russian separatists in the east of the country is over and that Ukrainian forces will go on the offensive.

VIDEO: Vigils held for murdered teenagers

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:16
Vigils have been held in Israel after the bodies of three teenagers abducted in the West Bank were found on Monday.

Ukraine launches new offensive

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:15
Ukraine says a full-scale military operation is under way in the east of the country, hours after a ceasefire with pro-Russian rebels ended.

World Cup match-fixing claims made

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:11
Cameroon football authorities are to investigate claims that seven players helped to fix games at the World Cup.

VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius trial continues

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:10
Coverage of murder trial of Oscar Pistorius resumes in South Africa