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VIDEO: Saudi air strikes resume in Yemen

Wed, 2015-04-22 11:52
Saudi Arabia accuse Iran of using the conflict and backing the Houthi rebels to create a pro-Shia 'Yemeni Hezbollah'.

Salmond 'joke' over Labour Budget

Wed, 2015-04-22 11:42
Ex-SNP leader Alex Salmond says he was making a "light-hearted" point after David Cameron tweeted a video of him saying he would write Labour's Budget.

Deadly IS-rebel clashes in Syria

Wed, 2015-04-22 11:38
More than 40 people are reported to have been killed in clashes between Syrian Islamist rebels and Islamic State militants north of Damascus.

VIDEO: Walkouts over Hong Kong reforms

Wed, 2015-04-22 11:35
Lawmakers walk out of Hong Kong's legislative council in protest at proposed reforms for the next elections in the territory.

Mass giveaway for World Book Night

Wed, 2015-04-22 11:32
More than 250,000 books are to be handed out for free as part of World Book Night

Bangladeshi garment workers still facing intimidation

Wed, 2015-04-22 11:15
Two years after the Rana Plaza disaster that killed more than 1,100 people, Bangladeshi garment factory workers are still struggling for their rights, as the BBC's Justin Rowlatt finds out.

US police custody death protests grow

Wed, 2015-04-22 11:09
Protesters in Baltimore start a week of demonstrations after the death of a man with spinal injuries in police custody.

Court grounds Afghan removal flight

Wed, 2015-04-22 11:04
A chartered flight to return 59 asylum seekers to Afghanistan is aborted after a last-minute Court of Appeal order blocking the deportation.

Cup final ref Moss a 'political pawn'

Wed, 2015-04-22 10:58
FA Cup final referee Jon Moss is 'political pawn' whose appointment does not make any sense, former official Mark Halsey claims.

Election 2015 in pictures: 22 April

Wed, 2015-04-22 10:56
Images from the campaign trail: 22 April

Nigeria targets last Boko Haram bases

Wed, 2015-04-22 10:54
Nigerian ground troops have joined an offensive on the last known hideout of the Boko Haram Islamist militants, an army spokesman tells the BBC.

Stevens sets up O'Sullivan meeting

Wed, 2015-04-22 10:54
Matthew Stevens eases past Mark Williams to set up a second-round meeting with Ronnie O'Sullivan at the Crucible.

'Vile' gang raped and abused babies

Wed, 2015-04-22 10:19
Members of a paedophile network which preyed on very young children, including a baby, are found guilty of carrying out and plotting the abuse.

'Model Mecca' opens in Istanbul

Wed, 2015-04-22 10:18
Replicas of some of Islam's holiest sites are unveiled by a district mayor in Istanbul.

VIDEO: Libya the IS gateway to Europe?

Wed, 2015-04-22 09:48
The BBC's Quentin Sommerville reports from Sirte, on the Mediterranean coast of Libya, looking at the fight against IS

Boeing reports 38% rise in profit

Wed, 2015-04-22 09:46
Aircraft manufacturer Boeing reports a 38% rise in net profits to $1.34bn (£890m) in the first three months of the year helped by increased production of commercial aircraft.

Saudis halt Yemen air campaign with goals unfulfilled

Wed, 2015-04-22 09:29
Saudi Arabia's claim that it won its air campaign in Yemen won't be credible if it cannot achieve its main goal of restoring President Hadi to power, says the BBC's Jeremy Bowen.

VIDEO: Drone lands on Japan's PM's office

Wed, 2015-04-22 09:22
A small drone has landed on the roof of Japan's prime minister's office.

FBI warns on airline hacking threat

Wed, 2015-04-22 09:11
The FBI issues guidelines on how airlines should protect their wi-fi systems from hack attacks.

In pictures: Earth's beauty

Wed, 2015-04-22 08:57
To celebrate Earth Day, Nasa releases some of its best pictures