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Spain challenges Catalan secession bid

Wed, 2015-11-11 07:14
The Spanish prime minister says he will fight in the country's top court a motion passed in the Catalan parliament backing independence.

Vucic returns to Srebrenica memorial

Wed, 2015-11-11 07:10
Aleksandar Vucic pays his respects to Muslim victims of the Srebrenica massacre, despite being attacked by a stone-throwing mob there in July.

VIDEO: Armistice Day: 11 places at 11th hour

Wed, 2015-11-11 07:09
A two-minute silence has been observed to commemorate the dead of two world wars, and all later conflicts.

Company trials email-free working

Wed, 2015-11-11 07:03
Italian firm tells staff to stop emailing each other for a week to reduce stress.

Peake's training nears conclusion

Wed, 2015-11-11 06:57
British astronaut Tim Peake is going through a gruelling round of final training before liftoff to the International Space Station next month.

MP's prickly call over hedgehogs

Wed, 2015-11-11 06:40
The "great British hedgehog" should become a national symbol of the UK says an MP, while a minister says it should remain a lion.

American contractor held in Yemen dies

Wed, 2015-11-11 06:39
An American contractor for the UN who was detained at the airport in Yemen's capital Sanaa last month has died, the US state department says.

Zano micro-drone fails to take flight

Wed, 2015-11-11 06:16
The brains behind a micro-drone that raised more than £2.3m on Kickstarter quits the project, leaving the company in crisis.

Your pictures: Bonfire night

Wed, 2015-11-11 06:13
Readers' photographs on the theme of Bonfire Night.

Shia LaBeouf livestreams Shia LaBeouf

Wed, 2015-11-11 06:12
Hollywood star Shia LaBeouf is filming himself watching his own films and he wants you to watch him too.

Farthest Solar System object spied

Wed, 2015-11-11 05:42
Astronomers have identified the most distant object yet in the Solar System - a likely icy body three times further away than even far-flung Pluto.

Briton jailed in Saudi Arabia back home

Wed, 2015-11-11 05:40
A British pensioner who was jailed for possessing alcohol in Saudi Arabia has returned to the UK, the Foreign Office confirms.

The tough task of leading Libya’s peace talks

Wed, 2015-11-11 05:35
Rana Jawad reports on the controversy surrounding the UN's outgoing envoy to Libya and the challenge facing his newly appointed successor.

Younus to retire from one-day format

Wed, 2015-11-11 05:28
Pakistan batsman Younus Khan will retire from one-day cricket after his side's limited-over game against England on Wednesday.

Nation to fall silent on Armistice Day

Wed, 2015-11-11 05:18
A two-minute silence will be observed across the UK later to remember those who died in the two World Wars and all conflicts since.

Diack resigns from IOC position

Wed, 2015-11-11 05:05
Ex-IAAF chief Lamine Diack resigns from his position as an honorary member of the International Olympic Committee.

Thousands march in Kabul over killings

Wed, 2015-11-11 05:04
Thousands of Afghans march in Kabul in protest at the killing of seven minority Hazaras in a part of the south riven by militant infighting.

Myanmar leader congratulates Suu Kyi

Wed, 2015-11-11 04:52
Myanmar's military-backed president congratulates Aung San Suu Kyi's NLD party over its success in elections - despite only 40% of seats being declared.

South African police jailed for murder

Wed, 2015-11-11 04:47
A judge sentences eight South African policeman to 15 years for the death of a Mozambican taxi driver killed in 2013.

UK unemployment falls to 1.75 million

Wed, 2015-11-11 04:41
UK unemployment fell by 103,000 between July and September to 1.75 million, official figures show.